Tenerife North Airport (TFN)
(Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain)
Otherwise known as the Los Rodeos Airport, the Tenerife North Airport (TFN) is a small facility in the Laguna municipality, handling mostly domestic flights from mainland Spain and other islands in the archipelago. The airport's sister facility, Tenerife South-Reina Sofia Airport (TFS), is the busier of the island's airports, handling the majority of European flights.
The North Airport is situated around 11 km / 7 miles to the west of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, the island's capital city. Easily accessed along either the TF-1 or TF-5, the airport is linked to the central Parque Nacional del Teide by the TF-24. Popular destinations include the main Canary Islands and mainland cities, such as Madrid and Seville.
Public buses run from Tenerife's North Airport to destinations the length of the island, with nearby Santa Cruz de Tenerife being the closest major centre to the airport. Also close to the airport is San Cristóbal de la Laguna, Santa Maria del Mar and Tacoronte. Taxis are available for hire to most places on the island, including the Playa de las Americas to the far south, while many visitors arrive on package holidays that include an airport pick-up as part of the deal.
About Tenerife Tourism
Tenerife is accredited with being the largest of Spain's famed Canary Islands and it is a destination with much to offer visitors. Well developed resorts line fantastic sandy beaches, where hours of relaxation and opportunities to partake in water sports are available.
The North Airport (TFN) is close to Santa Cruz de Tenerife, the island's capital and a busy port city to boot. Santa Cruz has much to offer, including an awesome opera house, many appealing tree-lined boulevards, and large public spaces, such as the waterfront Plaza Espana.
Popular resorts on the island of Tenerife include Puerto de la Cruz and Playa de las Americas, the latter being a favourite with young revellers who come in search of lazy days and a thriving night scene. Places to visit in the north of the island and near to the airport include La Laguna in the Aguere Valley, where classic buildings such as the Church of Nuestra Señora de la Concepción and the Santo Domingo Church are famous landmarks.
Tenerife North Airport (TFN):|
|Address: Los Rodeos, E-38297 La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain|
|Airport Code: TFN
Tel: +34 922 63 58 74
Fax: +34 922 63 58 59