From one island to anotherget around the archipelago

Choose which island to leave from

La Palma El Hierro La Gomera Tenerife Gran Canaria Fuerteventura Lanzarote La Palma El Hierro La Gomera Tenerife Gran Canaria Fuerteventura Lanzarote

Choose which island to leave from

Choose which island you want to go to

The Canary Islands offer many options for travelling to all the islands and being able to travel between them quickly and easily. They all have airports and ports served by different companies and covering a variety of routes. Besides, the distances are so small that it won’t take you long to get from one place to another.

By plane

The archipelago is served by 8 airports connecting all the islands. In all cases the flying time is less than an hour and there are frequent departures all day long.

There are different companies you can book with:

By boat

Travelling by boat between the islands is usually cheaper and offers a different setting in which it is easy to spot dolphins and other species. You can go from one island to another with the different companies that connect the islands. The services are frequent and the fares reasonable. There is also the possibility of going round the archipelago on board a cruise liner.

Excursions

Another way to visit the neighbouring islands is to take an organised tour by boat or sailing boat, departing and returning on the same day. They offer the possibility of seeing new places without having to stay overnight.

Excursions between islands