The quickest way of getting from Palma airport to Selva is by taxi. You can catch an airport taxi or book a private taxi transfer. Here is some information on both options.
Frequently asked questions
Where do I go to get a taxi at Palma airport?
The taxi rank at Palma airport is directly in front of the terminal just outside the arrivals hall.
What do airport taxis look like?
All taxis in Mallorca are painted white and have the red and yellow colours of the Mallorcan flag painted as a stripe across the bonnet and both front doors. Taxis also have a universal rooftop light to let you know if they are occupied or available for hire.
How much will it cost me to get to Selva from Palma airport?
The answer to this question depends on what day of the week you are arriving, the time of your flight and whether or not it is a public holiday. All taxis in Mallorca use a taximeter to calculate the fare but also add additional fees, e.g. for picking up or dropping off at the airport.
How long does it take to get from Palma airport to Selva by taxi?
The taxi journey from Palma airport to Selva takes around 38 minutes in normal traffic. You may also have to wait in a queue at the taxi rank so don’t forget to add the waiting time into the equation.
How many suitcases can a taxi take?
All taxis in Mallorca are four-door saloon type cars and can carry three medium sized suitcases in the trunk.
How many passengers are taxis allowed to carry?
The rule in Mallorca is that a taxi is not allowed to take more than 4 passengers and that includes children and babies.
Do the taxis at Palma airport have child safety seats?
No! Taxis in Mallorca do not have child safety seats.
👉If this is a concern for you, take a private airport transfer and ask for a child safety seat when you make your booking.
While visiting the island of Mallorca taking a taxi from the airport to Selva is convenient, but what if…
◾️You would like to know how much the journey will cost ahead of time?
◾️You want to avoid standing in a taxi rank at Palma airport?
◾️There are more than 4 people in your party?
◾️You have more than 3 items of luggage?
◾️You need a child safety seat?
◾️A member of your party is in a wheelchair?
If any of the above is a concern you might want to consider pre-booking a private airport transfer because…
✔️Your driver will be waiting for you in the arrivals hall holding a sign with your name on it.
✔️ You do not have to wait in a queue for a taxi.
✔️ You can select the type of car or minibus best suited to your needs.
✔️You can request a child seat.
✔️You know in advance exactly how much it will cost to get from Palma airport to Selva.
|Private Transfer from Palma Airport to Selva||Approx. Price|
|Car (1-4 people)||€65|
|Minivan (5-7 people)||€85|
|Minibus (8-13 people)||€100|
|VIP transfer (1-4 people)||€95|
With so many companies offering private airport pick-ups and drop-offs it’s hard to know which one to choose. For several reasons, we like Solhop because…
• They tend to have newer, more upmarket cars and minibuses
• They are extremely reliable
• All their drivers speak English
• You do not need a debit or credit card to make a reservation.
• There is no charge if you need to change or cancel a booking
• You know up front exactly how much the journey to Selva will cost
• You can pay the driver when you reach Selva
You don’t have to take our word that Solhop is the best company to use for your private airport transfer. Have a look at the reviews on TripAdvisor and see why they are rated as the #1 private airport transfer company in Mallorca.
Selva is located in the Northwest of Mallorca just 40 kilometres from Palma Airport and has a journey time of around 40 minutes. When leaving the airport, take the 1st exit onto the Ma-19 heading west towards Palma.
Taking Exit 3 onto the Ma-20 Palma ring road and drive straight until you come to exit 3B that is signposted Inca/Port d Alcudia/Son Costello.
Continue north until you reach junction 27 where you will join the Ma-2130 that will take you into Selva.