Arrecife airport (ACE) also know as Lanzarote Airport, is located just outside the town of Arrecife on the east of the island.
The airport operates flights to a wide variety of destinations across Europe as well as internal flights to Madrid, Gran Canaria, and Tenerife. Many major world airlines operate through Arrecife airport including British Airways, Easyjet, Thomas Cook, Thomsonfly, Ryanair, and Vueling.
According to the Canary Islands Statistics Institute (ISTAC), 6,128,971 passengers passed through Terminal 1 2015. Most passengers come from the EU, with those from the UK and Germany accounting for nearly three-quarters of international traffic.
The airport has experienced rapid development since it first began operating domestic and international passenger flights at the beginning of the 1970s.
It has continued to expand, develop and improve to make room for increasing levels of traffic. Terminal 1 opened in 1999 with an operational capacity of six million passengers annually. The original passenger terminal has since been converted into an aviation museum.
Arrecife Airport Terminals
Terminal: 1 (T1) has gates from 1 to 12. It’s the main terminal and the busiest at Lanzarote airport, it handles all the International and Domestic flights.
Airlines: All airlines operating at Lanzarote use terminal 1 except Binter.
Terminal 2: (T2) has three boarding gates. It operates as the Inter-island Terminal and cargo terminal