How to Get to Puerto Rico? – By Air, Ferry + Local Advice

Travelling to Puerto Rico is easy. Holidaymakers should get to Gran Canaria and than transfer to Puerto Rico from Gran Canaria Airport. The resort is located about 48 km. from the Gran Canaria Airport.

by Air (Plane)

There are many direct flights to Gran Canaria from many major cities of Europe and the world. Flights between all islands except La Gomera is regular and flights from Spain to Gran Canaria is made by the companies Binter and Iberian Airways.


The nearest airport to Puerto Rico is Gran Canaria Airport, which is located about 50 km northeast of the town. The airport is well connected with various domestic and international destinations, including major cities in Europe.

From the airport, you can reach the resort by several modes of transport. There are public buses and taxis available at the airport. The public bus line 91 runs directly from the airport to the resort with a journey time of around 40 minutes. Taxis are available outside the airport terminals, and the journey to Puerto Rico takes about 30 minutes.

Taxis cost about 24 Euros to the popular holiday resorts. Car hire is also another option for getting around the island.


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Many of those car hire agencies have offices at the airport offering cheap car hire in Gran Canaria.

by Sea (Ferries) from Spain

Another option to reach Puerto Rico is by ferry from other ports in the Canary Islands. Ferries run regularly from Tenerife, Lanzarote, Fuerteventura, and other nearby islands to Puerto Rico.

The nearest port to the resort is the Puerto de Mogán, which is just 5 km away. From the port, you can take a taxi or a bus to reach the resort.


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