Ibiza is located off the southeast coast of mainland Spain, one of four Balearic Islands that also includes Mallorca, Minorca and Formentera.
The most convenient route to Ibiza is by air to Ibiza Airport (IBZ), located 7km (4.3mi) southwest of Ibiza Town.
By sea, Ibiza is an overnight ferry ride from Barcelona or 4.5 hours by fast catamaran. There are also ferries to and from Denia, Valencia and Tarragona on the mainland.
The following are the most convenient and quickest routes to Ibiza.
Within Spain: Iberia, Air Europa, Ryanair and Vueling Airlines offer the most convenient daily flights to Ibiza Airport (IBZ).
Madrid to Ibiza is 1 hr 10 min, direct flight
Barcelona to Ibiza is 1 hr, direct flight
Palma Mallorca to Ibiza is 45 min, direct flight
From United Kingdom: British Airways and easyJet offer the most convenient scheduled flights to Ibiza.
London to Ibiza is 2 hrs 20 min, direct flight
Manchester to Ibiza is 2 hrs 40 min, direct flight
From Ireland: Ryanair offers the most convenient flights to Ibiza.
Dublin to Ibiza is 3 hrs 5 min, direct flight
From France: Transavia France, Air France and Veuling Airlines offers the most convenient scheduled flights to Ibiza.
Paris to Ibiza is 2 hrs 5 min, direct flight
From Germany: Ryanair, Eurowings, Lufthansa, Conder Flugdienst and TUIfly offer the most convenient flights to Ibiza.
Berlin to Ibiza is 2 hrs 50 min, direct flight
Dusseldorf to Ibiza is 2 hrs 35 min, direct flight
Frankfurt to Ibiza is 2 hrs 20 min, direct flight
Hamburg to Ibiza is 2 hrs 50 min, direct flight
Munich to Ibiza is 2 hrs 20 min, direct flight
From United States: Delta Air Lines, Vueling Airlines, KLM, Iberia and American Airlines offer the most convenient scheduled flights to Ibiza.
Atlanta to Ibiza is 11 hrs 35 min, connecting flightˆ
Boston to Ibiza is 9 hrs 55 min, connecting flightˆ
Chicago to Ibiza is 11 hrs 5 min, connecting flightˆ
Dallas-Fort Worth to Ibiza is 12 hrs 35 min, connecting flightˆ
New York to Ibiza is 9 hrs 30 min, connecting flightˆ
Los Angeles to Ibiza is 13 hrs 5 min, connecting flightˆ
San Francisco to Ibiza is 13 hrs 35 min, connecting flightˆ
From Canada: Air Canada, Air Transat, Vueling Airlines, Air Europa and British Airways offer the most convenient scheduled flights to Ibiza.
Toronto to Ibiza is 9 hrs 25 min, connecting flightˆ
Montreal to Ibiza is 9 hrs 20 min, connecting flightˆ
Vancouver to Ibiza is 12 hrs 35 min, connecting flightˆ
From Australia: Qantas, Emirates, Air Europa, Qatar Airways, Vueling Airlines and British Airways offer the most convenient scheduled flights to Ibiza.
Adelaide to Ibiza is 25 hrs 25 min, connecting flightˆ
Brisbane to Ibiza is 25 hrs 20 mins, connecting flightˆ
Sydney to Ibiza is 24 hrs 55 min, connecting flightˆ
Melbourne to Ibiza is 25 hrs 50 min, connecting flightˆ
Perth to Ibiza is 21 hrs 35 min, connecting flightˆ
From New Zealand: Air New Zealand, American Airlines and Iberia offer the most convenient scheduled flights to Ibiza.
Auckland to Ibiza is 28 hrs 20 min, connecting flightsˆ
From Singapore: Singapore Airlines, Eurowings and Vueling Airlines offer the most convenient scheduled flights to Ibiza.
Singapore to Ibiza is 16 hrs 50 min, connecting flightˆ
(ˆincludes transfer time.)
Ibiza Airport (IBZ), Aeroport d’Eivissa, is located 7km (4.3mi) southwest of Ibiza Town.
Taxi: Taxis meet all flights. You can also contact Radiotaxi de San José (tel: +34 971 800 080), which provide taxi services to the centre of Ibiza, taking around 20 minutes, as well as to Playa d'en Bossa, San Antonio, Santa Eulària, San José and San Juan. The taxi rank is located next to the terminal.
Bus: Ibiza Bus (tel: +34 971 340 412; www.ibizabus.com) route 10 offers a frequent service between the airport and Ibiza Town, taking around 30 minutes, while bus 9 operates to San Antonio, taking around 45 minutes.
Seasonal services operate to other areas of the island. There is a bus information telephone line in Arrivals for further information.
Water: There are regular ferry crossings (tel: +34 966 428 700; www.balearia.com) from Ibiza Town to Formentera, taking around 30 to 60 minutes. Further information on prices and schedules are available from the airport's tourist information office.
Car hire companies at Ibiza Airport include Avis, Enterprise, Europcar and Hertz, with offices located in the arrivals hall.
Money: ATMs and banks are located in the public area of Arrivals.
Food: A choice of fast-food outlets, bars, restaurants and cafés are situated in Departures.
Shopping: Most of the airport's shops are located on the first floor (Departures) after security, including a large duty-free outlet and a shop selling merchandise from some of the large nightclubs on the island.
Wi-Fi: Free Wi-Fi internet access is available throughout Ibiza Airport. There is a post box on the ground floor, near check-in.
Other: Other facilities at Ibiza Airport include defibrillators, a pharmacy and a VIP Lounge.
Ibiza Airport is accessible to physically disabled passengers, with lifts, lowered pavements, adapted telephones and specialised toilets among the offered facilities.
There are several dedicated parking spaces for disabled travellers in the airport car park. Taxis for disabled passengers are also available from Radiotaxi de San José (tel: +34 971 800 080).
A passport valid for at least six months beyond intended period of stay, a return/onward ticket and proof of sufficient funds. No visa is required for a stay of up to 90 days.
Apart from walking, taxis, buses, ferries and hire cars are all available to explore Ibiza, which is small and easy to get around. You can also rent mopeds and bicycles.
However, the best way to get around Ibiza is by car, especially if you want to reach remote places or are renting a rural villa.
Motorbikes and mopeds are good alternatives and more convenient for easy parking at busy beaches during the high season.
Ibiza Town and Dalt Vila are best explored on foot. There are fine walks in Santa Eulària, Sant Antoni and Ibiza/Botafoc Marina.
Ibiza has some beautiful hikes – guided coastal walks and hikes into the interior are available with Walking Ibiza (walkingibiza.com) to suit all levels.
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Latest update: How to get to Ibiza : 9 May, 2022