Getting from Malaga airport to Gibraltar

Although Gibraltar has its own airport, the journey from Malaga airport to Gibraltar is a frequent one. This is due to the large number of European tourists landing on the Costa del Sol.
The attraction of Gibraltar is enormous. Its imposing rock and the famous presence of wild monkeys (the only ones in Europe) are special. Also because of the curious characteristics of an enclave belonging to the United Kingdom in the heart of the Iberian Peninsula.
It is important to clarify that, given the special nature of this destination, the vehicle must be unloaded in Spanish territory. This is done a few metres from the entrance to Gibraltar.
From Malaga to Gibraltar by taxi

From Malaga to Gibraltar by taxi

You can see the characteristic British red telephone boxes as you spend your days in true Andalusian style. Just get from Malaga to Gibraltar by taxi, an option you should consider.
The short distance between Gibraltar and the Costa del Sol makes spending a day in this destination an option to consider for an ideal holiday.


Below, we have provided some frequently asked questions to make it as easy as possible to make a decision about a visit to Gibraltar. 

  • Malaga Gibraltar: Distance

Entering Gibraltar in the vehicle is not an option. Therefore, we set the area known as La Verja as the access point to Gibraltar. Just a few metres away, passengers will alight. Although the distance from Malaga to Gibraltar is approximately 140 kilometres, the drop-off is earlier.

  • What is the nearest airport to Gibraltar?

The closest airport to Gibraltar is Gibraltar airport itself. Given its small size which results in few connections, it is more than usual to go to Malaga airport as a destination and then go to Gibraltar. In fact, a peculiarity regarding the small size of Gibraltar airport is that it is the only airport in the world that is crossed by a road.