Gran Canaria has an excellent road network with frequent and reliable bus and taxi services. Using the GC1 motorway, Villas Blancas is only 25 minutes drive from Gran Canaria Airport. The capital city of Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, is approximately 45 minutes away by road.

Airport Transfers

Taxis and and buses are readily available to and from the airport. Villas Blancas has its own private transfer service. A private transfer from the airport to Villas Blancas on your arrival can easily be arranged in advance at the time of booking. If you would like us to arrange one, simply provide the name of your airline, flight number and time of arrival when you make your booking on-line, or contact our reservations office directly.

Your departure transfer by our private service can also be arranged by the Villas Blancas reception as your holiday comes to a close.

Please keep in mind that an airport transfer using our private transfer service is almost always cheaper than using a public taxi. Please contact the Villas Blancas reception for further information.

When leaving Villas Blancas for home, we recommend that you leave the resort at least 3 hours before the scheduled departure time of your flight.

Public Taxis

Public taxis are plentiful, inexpensive and available 24 hours every day. Public taxis are white with a red band on the door. A green light shows availability. Public taxis can be called on your behalf by a member of the Villas Blancas team or you can simply hail a taxi from the footpath.


Buses run frequently all over the island with direct, non-stop services to the capital, Las Palmas. Please ask in reception for a timetable and directions to the nearest bus stop.

Car Hire

Villas Blancas deals with a reputable car hire company that maintains a new fleet of up to date models. Chauffeur driven car hire is also available for excursions. Please ask for further details at reception.

Please note that driving on Gran Canaria is on the right-hand side of the road!

Alternative Accommodation (not Villas Blancas)

Tenesor Apartments