The two best ways to get from Palma airport to Cala San Vicente is to either pre-book a private airport transfer or take a local taxi from the rank outside the arrivals hall. Below we have put together all the relevant information on the merits of both options so that you can decide which best fits your personal circumstances.
We have always recommended Solhop, a fully licensed Spanish supplier. You don’t need a credit card to pre-book and you can pay your driver in cash or with a card. You can also cancel your booking at any time without having to haggle about refunds. Check out the table below to compare rates of different suppliers.
|Private Transfer from Palma Airport to Cala San Vicente||Approx. Price|
|Car (1-4 people)||€82|
|Minivan (5-7 people)||€115|
|Minibus (8-13 people)||€130|
|VIP transfer (1-4 people)||€125|
Driving from the airport to Cala San Vicente is pretty straightforward. Once you leave the airport, take the first exit onto the MA-19 and then take Exit 3 onto the MA-20 Palma ring road and follow the road around the city, keeping a sharp lookout for Exit 3B Inca/Port de Alcudia/Son Costello. Join the main MA-13 highway and follow the signs for Inca. After passing Inca, on the roundabout near the village of Crestatx take the third exit and continue along the M-2220 passing the town of Pollensa before turning left onto the M-2203 that takes you into Cala San Vicente.
Hiring a car at Palma International Airport makes great sense if you are planning to get out and explore the island. Having your own vehicle gives you the opportunity to get around at your own pace and the ability to visit places you might not be able to see any other way.
Car hire desks at Palma de Mallorca Airport can be found in both the arrivals and baggage halls with some companies even having an office in both locations.
All rental car companies open early in the morning to accommodate flight schedules and have special key drop off boxes if you need to return the car before they are open.Car rental companies that have desks at Palma de Mallorca in 2018 include:
Tip – You can often save some money by using a car hire firm that does not have a desk at the airport. Several car rental companies operate from a nearby lot and offer a free shuttle to and from the airport.
Off-site car rental companies include:
Fuel policies may vary from one company to the next, but at Palma de Mallorca International Airport most rental companies work on a system whereby you are given the car with a full tank of fuel and that you must return the car with a full tank of fuel.
Palma Airport has a petrol station just before you exit the airport, which means you will have to pass where you would normally drop the car off, fill up and then double back to the car hire return.
Be sure to read your rental agreement closely and make sure you have adequate insurance and are not paying for extras you do not need such as GPS which you can get from Google for free.