Fuerteventura Airport services

Here are the services you can find at Fuerteventura airport. Select a service to find out about the details and location.

Departures area



The check-in desks are on the ground floor.

You can see which check-in desk is assigned to your flight on the information screens.

You should arrive at the airport with enough time to avoid unexpected problems. The general rule is:

  • Non-Schengen flights: 3 hours before the scheduled departure time.
  • Domestic and Schengen flights: 2 hours before the scheduled departure time.


Security checks

Passengers accessing boarding areas must pass through a metal-detector arch at a security checkpointand their hand luggage and any other objects that they are carrying (coats, jackets, mobile phones, keys) must undergo an x-ray inspection.

Passengers will be asked for their boarding pass before they go through the security checkpoint.

To ensure items and small articles in particular pass through the scan, passengers must place them in the special trays put at their disposal.


Passport Control

If the destination of your flight is a non-Schengen country, you must go through document control.

The basic travel document is a passport, although you can travel to some countries with a National ID card (DNI). Some countries also require a visa, vaccination certificate, passport valid for 6 months after the date of arrival, etc. Check with your airline.



Please check the information screensto find your boarding gate. Please pay attention to these screens because Fuerteventura airportdoesnot make PA system announcementsabout boarding gates or their changes.

The shopping area has several cafeterias and restaurants and a large variety of shops where you can find the perfect gift for your return: aduty free shop with interesting offers, shops selling fashion and accessories for men, women and children, costume jewellery, gift shops, sports clothes and accessories, sweets, delicatessen products, news and books.

At the boarding gate, you must show the airline personnel documentation to prove your identity. Please ask your airline about valid documentation to present to their personnel.