Where can I buy tickets for the Alhambra?

Alhambra Queue - For people who have not bought a ticket in advance.

It is a good idea to buy your tickets in advance online or by phone. For more information about how to buy tickets, see this page. The general day ticketĀ  is valid for the morning or afternoon and includes entrance to the Alcazaba, the Nasrid Palaces and the Generalife. This way you have more choice and you will be able to indicate the time you want to enter the Nasrid palaces.

Waiting in the que for the Nasrid Palaces

Make sure you get into the queue for the Nasrid Palaces on time. If you are late they probably won’t let you in !!!!!!!!!

How can I get to the Alhambra?

The Alhambra sits on the Sabika hill, 100 metres above Granada. There are four main ways to get to the Alhambra ticket office:

  1. Walk up the Cuesta Gomerez (pedestrian only – 1,100m from Plaza Nueva)
  2. Walk up the Cuesta de los Chinos or Cuesta del Rey Chico (pedestrian only – 720m from Paseo de los Tristes)
  3. Catch the 30, 31 or 34 minibus from anywhere along their routes.
  4. Drive along the Ronda Sur – the Granada ring road and park in the Alhambra carpark (map).

The best page with information on this subject is granadainfo.com

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Information on getting to the Alhambra

Useful buses for getting to the Alhambra.