Murcia airport is located 17 miles southeast of Murcia City close to the town of San Javier. It is approximately 96 miles from the tourist resort of Mojacar Playa with a journey time of about 1 hour 20 minutes.
A number of car rental companies operate from Murcia airport which include, Hertz, Europcar, Marbesol Murcia, Centauro, Europa, Avis, Solmar Murcia, Goldcar Murcia, EasyCar Murcia and Auriga Murcia.
Direct bus line number 73 runs from Murcia Central bus station to the airport. It runs three times a day, 7 days a week departing from the airport at 17.45, 19.15 and 22.45. The journey time is 45 minutes and the cost of a single fare is €7. Bus service telephone number: 0034 968 350 088.
Departure times from the bus station in Murcia are 13.00, 15.15 (Mondays, Fridays and Sundays) and 17.30.
Murcia Airport (San Javier) is the gateway to the Costa Almeria and the Murcia regions of Spain. It is located near to the town of San Javier and the Mar Menor and only 45 km from Murcia City along the A-37 motorway
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Before the new motorway was built, Murcia airport was 96 miles from Mojacar with an estimated journey time of approximately 2 hours. The new motorway has reduce the journey time by at least 40 minutes. The new 114 kilometre-long AP-7 motorway section between Cartagena and Vera opened in January 2007.
When leaving San Javier airport to travel to Mojacar, go straight ahead at the first and second roundabouts, passing beneath the dual carriageway, following the signs for Cartegena. At the third roundabout turn left on to the AP 7 still following the signs for Cartegena and Murcia. Twenty Kilometers after leaving San Javier there is a small sign for Almeria. Turn off here and you will see another sign indicating Alicante, Almeria and Vera. You come to a roundabout and three quarters of the way round is a sign pointing to Mucia, Vera and Almeria. This is the start of the AP-7 leading to Vera and Garrucha. You will reach the toll station 35 kms after San Javier airport which takes about 20 minutes.