Fuerteventura Airport holds IATA Code as FUE and is also called El Matorral Airport. This airport serves island Fuerteventura of spain. The airport location is very picturesque, having excellent architectural design, situated near to the capital Puerto del Rosario, takes only 10 minutes to travel from the resort of Caleta de Fuste and takes around 35 minutes from another resort Corralejo. The airport is right on sea shore giving a great first impression as soon as the passenger leaves the aircraft.
The airport has shopping area for the essentials and light food, travel leisure, books, magazines and mobile phone accessories. These shops are on both levels together with Car rental offices at the departure and arrival areas. One may also find some newspapers printed in Canaries, that is the language of the Canary Islands. Interestingly the Canaries constitute one of Spain's seventeen communities that are autonomous and are from the outermost regions of the European Union. These newspapers are issued daily whereas the other foreign language papers reach the airport a day later. These shops open at 7:30am and work till 10pm daily. There are duty free shops too but these shops are only in departure area but little more expensive compared to normal supermarkets in city.
Smoking is generally not allowed within the airport building except few special places allocated for smoking. The baggage trollies are not free but the user needs to put a euro coin to open latch holding these trollies at the airport. This money is returned if you finally return the trolley. A cute and pretty common scene is that small kids venture to get hold of stray trollies and return those to trolley holding latches to claim one euro. That is really a fun that keeps kids busy, a social service and earns them small tips. This airport, like all European airports operate an assistance service for passengers with reduced mobility.
No train connectivity is available at Fuerteventura Airport, but there are regular and comfortable bus services operating directly from the airport. Two bus routes operate from the bus stops at the airport. As one comes out of the airport, there are taxis available for short and long distances but a taxi journey from the airport to Corralejo is likely to cost around 45 euros but for reliable and affordable transportation book for Fuerteventura airport transfers here.