It’s about 10km 6miles from the airport to the Palma old city and takes about 20min.
Arrivals to Palma airport can take a waiting taxi this will be approximately €20-25 depending or their taxi meter.
Arrivals can also take a private transfer, if prearranged, with a driver waiting with a name card in the public arrivals.
Pre-booked transfers are a lot more economic when more than 4 people are in your travel group. For example, a 1-4pax vehicle is €24 and 1-6pax vehicle is €37. So for a family of five or six, €37 is much cheaper than two taxis 1-4pax, €48.
There is a bus that goes from Palma airport to the city and back. It’s the no.1 route bus and costs €3. A bus goes about every thirteen minutes, except 1:10-6:00am early hours. It loops its way around the old city and there are several points to get off.
It then continues on along the whole stretch of the Marina stopping at various places along the way before looping back to the airport.
Bus route no.1 Palma airport to Palma city.
The following page contains lots of advice on hiring a car from Palma de Mallorca Airport.