How to pick up your guns at the airport

Once you are in the airport and your luggage collected, you must go to recover your gun at​

 

Intervención de Armas​ (Central Inspection for guns and Explosives)​

There are two: Terminal 1 and 4

If you arrive to Terminals 1, 2 or 3 you must pick up your gun at

 Intervencion de armas T1

Schedule 7.00 a 23.00 (every day).

Phone T1: +34913 936 294

Terminal T1. Floor 0. Hall 1 de Bagagge Claim hall (arrival you have to get in and tell the guard that you go to Intervención de armas

If you arrive to Terminal 4 you must pick up your gun at

Intervencion de armas T4

Schedule 7.00 a 23.00 (every day).

Phone T4: +34917 466 410

Terminal T4. Floor 0. Bagagge Claim hall 11

FIREARMS

All objects described hereinafter may not be transported as hand luggage and must therefore be checked in.

Any type of firearms: pistols, revolvers, rifles, shotguns, etc.

Replica or imitation firearms or blank cartridges.

Firearm parts (except ordinary or telescopic sights).

In case that you intend to transport firearms, you should contact the Department of Central Inspection for Arms and Explosives  at the airport, in order to receive the corresponding authorization. All kind of firearms should be wrapped in an appropriate case. They will be returned to you at the Department of Central Inspection for Arms and Explosives  at your destination airport, provided that you received the necessary authorization at your airport of departure. Please consult the phone numbers of the Department of Central Inspection for Arms and Explosives at the end of this page.

Security authorities may deny the transport of any hold luggage, containing an article arousing their suspicion, even if it is not listed.

Department of Central Inspection for Arms and Explosives ("Intervención de Armas")

Terminal T4, floor 0.

Official hours from Monday to Friday: 7.00 am to 11.00 pm from Monday to Sunday.

Terminal T1, from March 1st to September 30.

Official hours from Monday to Friday: 7.00 am to 11.00 pm from Monday to Sunday.

Terminal T1, from October 1st to February 28th.

Official hours from Monday to Friday: 7.00 am to 11.00 pm from Monday to Sunday.

Contact phone of the Central Inspection for Arms and Explosives T1 913 936 294.

Contact phone of the Central Inspection for Arms and Explosives T4 917 466 410.

Contact phone of the Spanish Civil Guard ("Guardia Civil") T2 913 054 370.