Playa de los Pocillos is 5 miles from the ArrecifeAirport, the only international airport in Lanzarote, located 5 km south westof Arrecife city in Lanzarote. The Arrecife airport serves several flights between Lanzarote and major destinations in Europe, and also internal flights from several Spanish airports.
From London, there are several airlines flying to Lanzarote: BMI, Aer Lingus, Monarch Airlines, Thomas Cook Airlines, and Thomson Airways from London-Gatwick; Monarch Airlines, Ryanair, and Thomson Airways from London-Luton; Thomas Cook Airlines, Thomson Airways, and Ryanair from London-Stansted.
From Madrid in Spain, the EasyJet, Ryanair, Air Europa, Iberia Airlines, Quantum Air and Spanair have frequent flights to Lanzarote.
Lanzarote is also well connected to the neighboring Canary Islands: Air Europa flies from Fuerteventura, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Tenerife-South; Binter Canarias from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Tenerife-North; Isla Airways from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Tenerife-North.
From the airport, it takes 10 minutes to reach Playa de los Pocillos, and a taxi can be hired for the purpose.