Taxi Transfers to Cala d’Or – Getting from Palma de Mallorca Airport to Cala d’Or
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You can transfer from Palma Airport to Cala d’Or in a number of different ways. Take an airport taxi, pre-book a private transfer, catch a bus or take the train part-way and then bus it.
Taxi Transfer from Mallorca Airport to Cala d’Or
Cala d’Or is on the southeast coast of Mallorca and is 59km (37miles) from Palma Airport. The roads aren’t too busy and most of the journey is on the Ma-19 directly from the airport. It’s approximately 55 minute by car from Palma airport.
How long does it take to get from Palma Airport to Cala d’Or? It takes about 55 minutes by taxi transfer, 80 minutes by shared shuttle and about 1h 45m by bus. Keep in mind that shared shuttles and buses make stops along the way.
Airport taxis can be found directly outside PMI arrivals on the ground floor. There are normally vacant waiting taxis, but it is likely that you will have to wait in the queue. The taxis should charge a standard price but do get a clear idea of cost before you start your journey, as there are variables, like luggage, that will mean a higher end cost. Also the time of year, day of the week and time of day can also affect prices.
👍TIP: Pre-booking avoids problems with prices. You will be sure of the exact cost of your transfer before you leave and won’t have to dispute the cost with the driver when you get to Cala d’Or.
Also, bear in mind that most Palma Airport taxis will only take a maximum of 4 passengers per taxi. Therefore if you are a family of five passengers going to Cala d’Or you would need to take two taxis. This may well cost more than you might have budgeted for. Another point worth noting is that waiting taxis at Palma Airport don’t normally have safety seats for children.
👍TIP: Pre-booking generally gets you a higher standard of vehicle.
If you choose to take a taxi from Mallorca Airport to Cala d’Or it may be best for your group to pre-book a private transfer ahead of time. When pre-booking, look for a local company with a good reputation for reliability and punctuality, as there are many international agencies that can tend to be more expensive and less communicative when it comes to dealing directly with drivers. Try and find a company you can pay your driver in cash so that you can amend and cancel your booking at any time, without fuss. We recommend Spain based Solhop.com – tel +34 693 900 900.
Price of Taxi Transfer from Palma Airport to Cala d’Or
A Taxi from Palma Airport to Cala d’Or is around €87. A minivan to Cala d’Or for up to 7 passengers would be upwards of €120 and a minibus for more than 7 passengers at upwards of €150. These prices can increase if you want a superior type vehicle.
|Private Transfer from Palma Airport to Cala d’Or||Aprox. Price|
|Car (1-4 people)||€82|
|Minivan (5-7 people)||€119|
|Minibus (8-13 people)||€145|
|VIP transfer (1-4 people)||€120|
Find more information on transfers from Palma Airport here.
Directions from Palma Airport to Cala d’Or
If you decide to hire a car at Palma airport to get to Cala d’Or, it will be about 55 minutes to drive. There isn’t so much traffic but there are lots of different roads to take.
Simply exit the airport taking the main highway eastbound following signs for Platja de Palma/Santanyí and merge onto the Ma-19. If you hired a car from one of the car hire companies on the east side the airport then you will join the Ma-19 heading towards Santanyí one junction nearer to your destination.
Once on the Ma-19 follow signs for Campos and Santanyí. After approximately 21km/13miles the motorway will come to an end at a large roundabout, keep right following the signs for Campos and Santanyí still taking Ma-19.
Leaving the Ma-19
After a further 9km/6miles on the Ma-19 you will come to the town of Campos. It is possible to take the Ma-19 virtually all the way to Cala d’Or but it is quicker exiting the Ma-19 at Campos. Continue straight over the first roundabout heading towards Felanitx.
At the following roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Carrer de la Rambla following the sign for Felanitx. After a few hundred metres take the 2nd exit on the roundabout straight over in the direction Felanitx now on the Ma-5120.
Continue through the town for 300 metres more and take the 3rd exit on the roundabout still heading towards Felanitx on the Ma-5120.
After approximately 10km/6miles you will come to the town of Felanitx. At the roundabout, take the second exit continuing straight onto Carrer de Campos following the sign to the Centre.
Stay on this road for about 300 metres until you come to a crossroads junction, turn right following the sign for Cala d’Or, this will be the Ma-14. Follow the road for approximately half a km until the junction and turn a sharp left and immediately you will be at the next junction and will need to turn right, in each case following the sign for Cala d’Or.
After 4km/2.5miles turn left off the Ma-14 following the sign for Cala d’Or. This road will be the Ma-4016, stay on this for 5km/3miles. At this point you will come to a roundabout and will need to take the first exit in a straight direction again following the sign for Cala d’Or on the Ma-4012.
After around 300 metres turn left onto the Ma-4013 following the sign for Cala d’Or.
Stay on this road for a further 3km/2miles until you come to Cala d’Or.
Cala d’Or by bus
Mallorcan buses are air-conditioned and comfortable. Bus routes on the island are extensive and it is possible to travel by bus to a lot of different places.
However, most bus routes do not run at night-time and are less frequent at weekends as well as during winter. In cases where a direct bus route does not exist, waiting times between connecting buses can increase the overall travel time considerably.
For the journey to Cala d’Or there are two different options.
- The easiest is route A51, which directly connects the airport with Cala d’Or. However, this bus route runs only during the summer and there is no direct bus connection in the winter season.
- As an alternative, it is possible to take route 501, which runs at fairly regular intervals in the summer and which has several buses a day even during the winter season. However, this involves travelling from the airport to Palma City bus station (Intermodal Station – Placa d’Espanya), where route 501 departs.
Direct bus route
Palma de Mallorca Airport to Cala d’Or – bus route A51
Aeroport – s’Arenal – Polígon – Son Noguera – Llucmajor – Campos – Santanyi – s’Alqueria Blanca – Portopetro – Cala Egos – Cala d’Or – Cala Ferrera – Cala Gran
Cala d’Or to Palma de Mallorca Airport – bus route A51
Cala Gran – Cala Ferrera – Cala d’Or – Cala Egos – Portopetro – s’Alqueria Blanca – Santanyi – Campos – Llucmajor – Polígon Son Noguera – s’Arenal – Aeroport
The journey time from the airport to Cala d’Or is around one hour and forty minutes. To view the current timetable for route A51 please follow this link
Train to Cala d’Or
It is technically possible to get the train partway but because of the extra travel time and hassle it would only be worth it if there weren’t any other travel options. Total travel time including waiting would be around 3 hours.
Passengers would have get from Palma de Mallorca Airport to Palma city bus and train station and then get the train to Manacor.