RACE HOTEL / AIRPORT TRANSPORTATION:
Al Andalus Ultimate Trail starts and finishes in the city of Loja at the race hotel headquarters “Hotel Manzanil”.
Race Hotel Manzanil – http://manzanil.com/hotel-manzanil-restaurante/
MALAGA AIRPORT ARRIVALS / DEPARTURES
The hotel is 87km from Malaga Airport / Costa del Sol. There are 3 direct buses from Malaga Airport to Loja daily. If your arrival time does not permit you to make this bus, take the train or bus from the airport (15 – 25 minutes) to the central bus station and transfer to a bus to Loja.
Alsa bus schedules from Malaga Airport and the Malaga Bus Station https://www.alsa.es/en/
You can buy tickets online and use your phone or a printed receipt to board the bus. We recommend you purchase tickets in advance for both arrival and departure days. The cost is between €6.50 and €8.50 each way.
To walk from the bus stop in LOJA to HOTEL MANZANIL: Cross the street to walk east (the opposite direction of traffic) on Av. Andalucía/A-4154. At the second roundabout, walk to the left into the parking lot of HOTEL MANZANIL. It is 750m (11 min.) in total.
The race organization arranges shared rides from Malaga airport based on similar blocks of arrival times for €15/person (payable at registration) on Saturday, July 7th at 10:00, 12:00, 14:00, 17:00, & 20:00; and Sunday, July 8th at 10:00, 13:00, & 15:00.
The race organization arranges shared rides to Malaga airport based on similar blocks of departure times for €15/person (payable at registration) on Saturday, July 14th at 09:00, 12:00, & 15:00.
GRANADA AIRPORT ARRIVALS
The hotel is 40km from Granada Airport. There is no direct bus from Granada airport to Loja. Buses run regularly from the Granada Bus Station to Loja 10 times a day.
Alsa bus schedules from the Granada Bus Station – https://www.alsa.es/en/
Individual pick-ups and drop-offs arranged by the organization for €20.
LINKS TO LOJA’S WEATHER AND LOCATION
Google Maps – https://goo.gl/maps/vYERDrNUM5S2)