Ibiza Airport (IBZ/LEIB)

Printable Version
Hide routes

Ibiza has 56 beaches and 210 kilometres of coastline and Formentera has nine beaches and 66 kilometres of coastline.

From the 1970s onwards, the Balearic island of Ibiza has developed into a tourism hotspot. Famous for its animated nightlife, the island also offers many contrasts as well as enormous unexploited opportunity for route development.

World Heritage Site Ibiza (‘Eivissa’) is an ideal location for (water) sport enthusiasts and has over 800km of cycle routes. Cultural events and traditional festivals include the year-round Las Dalias Hippie and Night Market, the three-day sailing regatta ‘Ruta de la Sal’ and the Eivissa Medieval festival.

Other major reasons to serve this airport

  • Ibiza and Formentera islands have consolidated themselves as one of the preferred tourist destinations for European travellers.
  • Coves and beaches with transparent waters delight visitors: Ibiza has 56 beaches and 210 kilometres of coastline and Formentera has nine beaches and 66 kilometres of coastline.
  • Declared World Nature and Culture Heritage by UNESCO.
  • Museums and exhibition centres: Ibiza Medieval, Jazz Festival, Film Festival, Moda Adlib and crafts markets.
  • Maritime sports, kayaking, diving, sailing.
  • Mountain bike routes and hiking.
  • Ibiza is renowned for its lively nightlife.
  • There are ferries from the port of Sant Antoni and Ibiza Town to Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca, Denia, Formentera and Valencia.

Diners enjoy a warm, tranquil evening in Eivissa, the capital of the Pitiusas 'Pine Islands'. Ibiza is keen on diversifying its tourism to attract more visitors to its cultural and natural heritage. Over 20 new routes were opened in 2014, including new services from airlines including germanwings, Vueling and British Airways.

Marketing and other support

See the incentive scheme Aena offers airlines in 2015 and discover which suits your type of operation best:
  • For increasing number of passengers on a route;
  • Seasonality;
  • Connecting flights;
  • Freight: is exempted of cargo charge from the 5 July 2014;
  • Note: A 1.9% reduction in all the airport charges will be effective on 1st March 2016.

The conditions of the Aena Incentive scheme and PR support are according to the wording included in the legislation in force. For more information please visit: http://www.aena.es/csee/Satellite/aerolineas/en/Page/1237567508844/

Aena collaborates on an ongoing basis with airlines on aspects such as organising events relating to first flights, advertising in media belonging to Aena, press releases, publicity on social networks, information to travel agencies associations, temporary discounts on parking, VIP lounges, shops and F&B, etc. All of this is geared towards achieving greater visibility and publicity for the launch of new routes or new bases.
Potential cooperation from the Spanish Tourism Board (Tourspain): infosmile@tourspain.es
Market information: statistics and market analysis on request at airlinebox@aena.es
ibiza catchment

The map shows the population living near Ibiza Airport (the green square) and the nearest airports in the area (Palma de Mallorca and Menorca Airports). There are 140,271 inhabitants in Ibiza, while Formentera accommodates 11,500 people.

Ibiza catchment

A lot of people love Ibiza – including up to 5,000 who visit Amnesia each night – three times winner of “Best Global Club”.

Catchment Area

  • Ibiza’s whole population is 140,271, while Formentera accommodates 11,500 inhabitants. Therefore, with a traffic base of over six million, the catchment is almost wholly inbound. The two islands – Ibiza and Formentera - are within one hour of the airport due to efficient ferry services.


The island has heavily invested in cruise and yacht tourism, by developing and enlarging Ibiza town harbour and marina. It is also eager to promote its high-quality ecological produce.

Under-served freight opportunities and other economic impact factors

The holiday does not end at the airport - superb retail, offering world-leading brands, keeps the experience lingering at departure.

Ibiza Airport


  • The airport is located 7.5 kilometres to the south-west of Ibiza.

Road Access

  • The main access to the airport is the E-20 (Ibiza-Airport) motorway. It is also possible to arrive by the PM-803 (Ibiza-San Jose) motorway.

Bus Access

  • Route 10 runs between the airport and the Ibiza bus station, the ferry port of Formentera, the port and San Jorge.
  • Route 9 runs between the airport, the town of San José and the tourist resort of San Antonio. This line is only available from 1 June to 30 September.
  • Route 24 runs between the airport and the tourist resort of Sant Eulalia and Cala Nova. This line is only available from 1 June to 30 September.

Infrastructure & Operations

For more regional information go to:

Vital statistics


  • Passengers (commercial): 2,346,669 domestic passengers; 3,701,153 international passengers.
  • Air Transport Movements: 76.7% scheduled flights; 23.3% charter flights.
  • Freight: 2,0210 tonnes.
  • Largest carriers (Top 10):  Ryanair, Vueling, easyJet, airberlin, Air Nostrum, Thomson Airways, Jet2.com, Air Europa, transavia.com and Condor.


Airport charges

Annual report