Information & Facts
Taxis are available outside the Arrivals hall. A reputable
provider of metered taxi services is taxipmi.com.
Short- and long-term parking is available. The first half hour
or less is free.
Several car hire companies are represented at the airport
including Avis, Centauro, Europcar and Hertz. Before booking check
if the vehicles can be picked up and dropped off at the airport,
rather than at an off-site location.
Most tour operators organise transport to hotels. For those that
don't, there are several buses that connect the airport to Palma
and other major towns and resorts on the island. Buses leave from
outside Arrivals. There are also several taxi companies operating
from the airport.
Tel: +34 (0)971 789 000, +34 (0)902 404 704.
Facilities at the airport include ATMs, a bank, bureaux de
change, shops, bars and restaurants, a post office and a children's
play area. Disabled facilities are good; those with special needs
should contact their airline in advance.
Spanish is the official language, but English is widely
understood in areas frequented by tourists. Catalan, Galician and
Basque are spoken in the relevant areas.
Spain's official currency is the Euro (EUR). One Euro is divided
into 100 cents. Money can be exchanged at bureaux de change and
major hotels, but banks give the best rates. All major credit cards
and travellers cheques are widely accepted at most hotels,
restaurants, and shops. ATMs are widespread and are generally the
cheapest and most convenient method of obtaining money.
Local time is GMT +1 (GMT +2 between the last Sunday in March
and the Saturday before the last Sunday in October). The Canary
Islands: GMT (GMT +1 in summer).