Fuengirola travel guide

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You're Going to Love Fuengirola

With a population of 71,482, Fuengirola is a must-see destination in Andalusia, Spain. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 6 days in order to fully appreciate everything Fuengirola has to offer.

When to visit Fuengirola

Fuengirola in November
Estimated hotel price
$84
1 night at 3-star hotel
Fuengirola in November
Estimated hotel price
$84
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Fuengirola in July, when the average temperature is 75.2 °F, and the highest can go up to 84.2 °F. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 42.8 °F, with an average temperature of 51.8 °F. You’re likely to see more rain in November, when precipitation is around 4.5″. In contrast, July is usually the driest month of the year in Fuengirola, with an average rainfall of 0.1″.

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How to Get to Fuengirola

Plane

When flying to Fuengirola, you’ll arrive at Malaga Costa del Sol Airport (AGP), which is located 12 miles from the city center. The shortest flight to Fuengirola from the United States departs from New York and takes around 7h 40m.

Train

Renfe is the most popular train carrier serving Fuengirola, followed by iryo. The train station in Fuengirola is called Fuengirola, and is located 0.1 miles from the city center.

Car

Another option to get to Fuengirola is to pick up a car rental from Málaga, which is about 17 miles from Fuengirola. You’ll find branches of Delpaso and NIZACARS , among others, in Málaga.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Fuengirola, including ALSA, iryo and FlixBus. From Granada, the bus ride to Fuengirola takes 130 miles and will cost you around $19. From Seville, the ticket costs about $42 for a journey of 150 miles.

Plane

When flying to Fuengirola, you’ll arrive at Malaga Costa del Sol Airport (AGP), which is located 12 miles from the city center. The shortest flight to Fuengirola from the United States departs from New York and takes around 7h 40m.

Train

Renfe is the most popular train carrier serving Fuengirola, followed by iryo. The train station in Fuengirola is called Fuengirola, and is located 0.1 miles from the city center.

Car

Another option to get to Fuengirola is to pick up a car rental from Málaga, which is about 17 miles from Fuengirola. You’ll find branches of Delpaso and NIZACARS , among others, in Málaga.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Fuengirola, including ALSA, iryo and FlixBus. From Granada, the bus ride to Fuengirola takes 130 miles and will cost you around $19. From Seville, the ticket costs about $42 for a journey of 150 miles.

Airports near Fuengirola

Airlines serving Fuengirola

Lufthansa
Good (4,585 reviews)
KLM
Good (847 reviews)
SWISS
Good (921 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,420 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,592 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,276 reviews)
Air France
Good (970 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,551 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (479 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,921 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,117 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,481 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,685 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (226 reviews)
Finnair
Good (878 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (828 reviews)
LOT
Good (680 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,158 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (830 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,474 reviews)
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Where to stay in Fuengirola

Average rates range from around $95 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $127 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Fuengirola

Most booked hotels in Fuengirola

Hotel Apartamentos Bajondillo
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, 16622 reviews)
$107+
Occidental Fuengirola by Barceló
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, 4188 reviews)
$138+
Melia Costa del Sol
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, 2713 reviews)
$192+
Leonardo Hotel Fuengirola Costa del Sol
4 stars
Excellent (8.5, 2239 reviews)
$127+
Hotel Las Rampas
3 stars
Excellent (8.4, 2814 reviews)
$66+
Ilunion Fuengirola
4 stars
Excellent (8.1, 4953 reviews)
$130+

Renting a car in Fuengirola

Renting a car in Fuengirola costs $22 per day, on average, or $135 if you want to rent if for 6 days.

It’s generally cheaper to rent your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 31% cheaper than airport locations in Fuengirola.

Expect to pay $6.74 per gallon in Fuengirola (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $80.86 and $107.81. The most frequently booked car type in Fuengirola is Mini (Fiat 500 or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact rental cars (Mini Hatch or similar) are, on average, 84% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.

Renting a car in Fuengirola costs $22 per day, on average, or $135 if you want to rent if for 6 days.

It’s generally cheaper to rent your vehicle outside the airport: locations in the city are around 31% cheaper than airport locations in Fuengirola.

Expect to pay $6.74 per gallon in Fuengirola (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $80.86 and $107.81. The most frequently booked car type in Fuengirola is Mini (Fiat 500 or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact rental cars (Mini Hatch or similar) are, on average, 84% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.