There are various options to get you from the Reina Sofia Airport (TFS) to Playa de las Americas; Private Taxi Transfer, Car Hire, Bus or Shuttle Bus.

Taxi Transfer to Playa de las Americas

Taxi Transfer is normally the easiest way of getting from Tenerife South Airport to Playa de las Americas. The pleasant drive…

If you pre-book a transfer to Playa de las Americas, your driver will meet you in Arrivals at Tenerife South Airport and will guide you to your nearby transfer vehicle. It’s easier than standing in a long queue for a taxi. Especially during the summer months when the airport is very busy. Your transfer driver will monitor your flight and be waiting when you arrive. He will take you to the door (or as close as possible) of your accommodation in Puerto de la Cruz.

What is the cost of a taxi transfer from Tenerife South Airport to Playa de las Americas?

The cost of a taxi transfer to Playa de las Americas can vary greatly, depending on the company offering the service. Below are a few examples of current prices of door-to-door service with meet & greet service at Tenerife South Airport.

Private Transfer from Tenerife South Airport to Playa de las AmericasPrice
Car (1-4 passengers) €37
Superior Minivan (6 passengers)€79
Minibus (17 passengers)€108
Luxury transfer (1-4 passengers)€55

Why Should I Book a Private Airport Transfer to Playa de las Americas?

Pre-booking a private airport transfer from the airport to your final destination is definitely the way to go.  If you want to walk out of the airport and not worry how or when you will get to your hotel/apartment or home in Tenerife then we would recommend booking a private airport transfer.  Your driver will be in the arrivals hall waiting for you.

No waiting in long taxi queues. No worry of how much your journey will cost. Larger parties can travel together. Door to door VIP service. Higher standard of vehicle. Baby and child safety seats are pre-booked. Passengers with mobility issues can be catered for by pre-booking.

The luxury and peace of mind of a pre-booked private taxi collecting you from and to the airport also means you can sit back and enjoy the jouney.

The ability to pre-book your child’s baby or safety seat with an airport transfer gives you peace of mind of you child’s safety.

How Long Does it take to get from Tenerife South Airport to Playa de las Americas?

Playa de las Americas is situated in the south of Tenerife and is approximately 16.5 km from Tenerife South Airport.  From Tenerife South Airport to Playa de las Americas will take about 20 minutes by taxi. 

Driving directions to Playa de las Americas

  • For the quickest way to reach Playa de las Americas follow the directions below:
  • On leaving the airport take the road for San Miguel/Arona/Los Cristianos (TF-1).
  • On joining the TF-1 carry on the TF-1for approximately 14.5 km. 
  • Take Exit 73 (sign posted Playa de las Americans).
  • At the roundabout take the first Exit and follow signs for the TF-481.
  • You are now entering Playa de las Americas and onto your final destination.

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