Flights to Fuengirola are served via Málaga-Costa del Sol Airport, located around 30 kilometres away from Fuengirola. Malaga Airport operates flights from British Airways, Ryanair, Air Europa, Swiss International Airlines, Alitalia, Turkish Airlines, Bulgaria Air, Volotea, Transavia, Brussels Airline, Luxair, Monarch Airlines, Finnair, Wizzair, Flybe, and EasyJet. The flights are to and from destinations such as London, Liverpool, Leeds, Newcastle, Manchester, Southampton, Toulouse, Stuttgart, Tenerife, Prague, Rotterdam, Paris, Oslo, Mallorca, Milan, Munich, Madrid, Lisbon, and Helsinki. The distance from the airport to Fuengirola can be covered by train or rental car. Some car hire companies that operate online as well as near the airport specialise in airport transfers.
Located on the Costa del Sol, the city of Fuengirola is popular for its Mediterranean climate, quaint streets, picturesque beaches, and bargains found at its many shopping destinations. The city, which historically was under control of various empires in different eras, showcases a blend of architectural styles. The city's main landmark is the Sohail Castle, which is a venue for many cultural events. The castle was built by the Moors. Another attraction here is the History Museum, which sheds light on the city's past. For sports fans, besides water sports, there are opportunities for golfing and horse riding.