Menorca Airport is situated near the coast just five kilometres from Mahon. There are 16 passenger gates that are connected to the terminal building. Menorca is a popular tourist destination and 2.5 million passengers pass through the airport annually. Passengers can book a flight with companies such as Air Berlin, Air Europa or Arkefly.
Menorca Airport offers passengers top quality services and facilities that include check-in counters, washrooms and an information desk. Cafés sell light snacks and refreshments, and passengers can browse through the books at the travel sundry shop while they wait for their flight.
Car Hire Menorca Airport
Transport yourself and your luggage to your hotel with ease using a car hire in Menorca Airport. Vehicles with air-conditioning are available with advance bookings, and this is a preferable choice if you are travelling during the hot summer months. With a range of companies to choose from it is possible to find a vehicle that best suits your needs. Avis, Europcar and Hertz are among the companies that operate at the terminal.
Traffic travels on the right side of the road and overtakes on the left. It is compulsory to wear a seatbelt and the driver should always have their license with them in the vehicle. Roads are in good condition and consist of motorways, city roads and country roads. Check the parking regulations of the area where you are parking your car, as rules are different depending on the days of the week or time of day.
Things To See and Do
Drive to the highest spot, Es Mercadal, with car hire in Menorca Airport and you will be able to enjoy spectacular views of the surrounding area. A fun activity is to visit the Xoriguer Gin Distillery with its factory tour and on-site store where you can buy different types of gin. Museu de Minorca is a fun and educational attraction in Mahon where visitors can see artefacts as well as paintings from the island.
Best Time To Visit
Menorca has a Mediterranean climate, boasting over 300 sunny days annually. Peak travel season on the island is during summer (June to September) when the hot weather is most suitable for a beach holiday. The weather is also pleasant during spring and autumn, when temperatures are around 15°C are common and the beaches are less crowded than during the summer.