Other major reasons to serve this airport
- Tenerife is an island with important tourism attractions – including nice beaches and nature reserves. It also has two World Heritage Sites, El Teide, the third largest volcano in the world, and the city San Cristobal de la Laguna.
- Great facilities to play water sports such as sailing and diving, as well as other sports like golf.
- Tourists can experience visiting one of the largest lava tubes in the world – ‘Cave of the Wind’ is the largest volcanic tube in the EU with a length of 17 kilometres and the fifth largest in the world (after the four volcanic tubes located in Hawaii).
- Carnival on this island has become one of the world’s largest celebrations – it is an explosion of joy and freedom that perfectly brings together the essence of this universal fiesta.
- The gastronomy is one of the strengths of the island − try the famous papas arrugadas with mojo picón.
- Wide variety in climate and height, you can either enjoy warm temperatures sunbathing at the beach or see the snow on El Teide.
Marketing and other support
- For new routes;
- For increasing number of passengers on a route: on long-haul routes, on airports with less than three million passengers and seasonal airports during the off-peak season;
- Off-peak days;
- Connecting flights;
- Freight: is exempted of cargo charge from the 5 July 2014;
- Airport charges decrease on average by 2.2% annually until 2021.
The conditions of the Aena Incentive scheme are according to the wording included in the legislation in force. For more information please visit: http://www.aena.es/en/airlines/incentives.html
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 etc. All of this is geared towards achieving greater visibility and publicity for the launch of new routes or new bases.
For more information please visit: http://www.aena.es/en/airlines/promotional-marketing.html
Potential cooperation from the Spanish Tourism Board (Tourspain): firstname.lastname@example.org
Market information: statistics and market analysis on request at email@example.com
- There are nearly 900,000 people living on the island.
- There are 2.1 million people living across the Canary Islands.
Under-served freight opportunities and other economic impact factors
- Tenerife South is located 18 kilometres from Los Cristianos in the south of the island, in the heart of the tourist area.
- There is a direct access to Tenerife South Airport from the TF-1 motorway, which links Santa Cruz de Tenerife with the south, east and north of the island.
- Line 111: Santa Cruz-Airport South-Los Cristianos-Costa Adeje.
- Line 343: Puerto de la Cruz-Airport North-Airport South-Los Cristianos.
- Line 450: Costa Adeje-San Isidro.
Infrastructure & Operations
- Runways(s): One (3,200m).
- Slot Coordinated: Coordinated.
- Operating hours: 24 hours.
- Terminals: One.
- AIP: Aeronautical Information Publication
For more regional information please go to:
- Canary Island government: http://www.gobcan.es/
- Santa Cruz de Tenerife Town Hall: http://www.sctfe.es
- Tenerife Carnival: http://www.carnavaltenerife.com
- Tenerife Island Council Tourist Office: http://www.todotenerife.es
- Tourism in Canary Island: http://www.hellocanaryislands.com/
- Tourism in Spain: http://www.spain.info
- Passengers (commercial): 938,304 domestic passengers; 10.3m international passengers.
- Air Transport Movements: 79% scheduled flights; 21% charter flights.
- Freight: 2,796 tonnes.
- Largest carriers (top five): Ryanair, Thomson Airways, Jet2.com, easyJet and Thomas Cook Airlines.