Zaragoza airport is located 10 kilometres from the city of Zaragoza, near Garrapinillos neighbourhood.
It shares a landing strip and some facilities with the Zaragoza Air Base.
On the occasion of the 2008 Zaragoza International Exposition, the airport underwent a comprehensive renovation.
A car park and a new terminal were annexed to the old ones.
It opened to the public in March 2008.