Jerez Airport (XRY)
(Jerez de la Frontera, Spain)
Over the past few decades, Jerez Airport (XRY) has steadily grown increasingly important as the Cadiz province becomes more and more popular with tourists every year. The number of passengers passing through the airport has grown to more than one million annually, thanks to the relatively recent arrival of Ryanair.
Destinations include cities in the UK, Germany, and the Netherlands, not to mention many domestic locations, which make up around 35 percent of all flights. Jerez Airport features one terminal building, with arrivals being located on the ground floor (P0) and departures on the first floor (P1).
The airport is located 8 km / 5 miles north-east of Jerez de la Frontera and can be reached by a dual carriageway off the N-IV (Carretera de Andalucia / Auotovia del Sur). Buses are a particularly popular way to reach Jerez de la Frontera and other nearby locations around the Bay of Cadiz. Taxis are also available and allow you to reach many nearby locations with ease, such as El Puerto de Santa Maria, Puerto Real, San Fernando and Cádiz.
About Jerez de la Frontera Tourism
Jerez de la Frontera lies within Spain's Cádiz province and is loaded with beautiful Gothic and baroque architecture. The area is famous for its wines, sherries, horses, Roma people and flamenco dancing. There are lots of quaint shops to explore and historical sites to visit around Jerez de la Frontera, together with several beaches located nearby for those who want to spend some time on the sand.
Close to the city itself, Jerez Airport (XRY) is only a short drive away from cathedrals, art galleries and museums, which are all in abundance. This area of Spain is also well known for its terrific Tapas bars and restaurants where the wines, sherries and brandies of Jerez de la Frontera dominate the local inhabitants' eating, as well as drinking, particularly around the Calle Ferros and the Pescaderia Vieja.
Jerez Airport (XRY):|
|Address: 11401 Jerez de la Frontera / Cadiz, Spain|
|Airport Code: XRY
Tel: +34 956 150 083
Fax: +34 956 150 061