TOURISTS in Spain have complained about being stranded for hours at airports, restaurants and bars.

Holidaymakers have been forced to wait hours for their transfers in Majorca, as demand can't keep up with the number of planes landing at the same time.

One person tweeted: "11:30pm. Queues to leave the arrivals terminal at Palma airport.

"Hundreds of people waiting for a taxi or a bus to. It's only June 2nd."

Someone else said: "Nearly three hours waiting to get set off to our hotel to start our holiday. Disgusting. Embarrassing!"

But the airport demand has resulted in a lack of taxis in the city centres.

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Tourists have said that the taxis aren't around for them after restaurants because they want more lucrative fares from airport transfers.

The shortage of cars will also mean prices will go up due to huge demand.

Figures show that pre-pandemic there were 120,000 cars in Majorca – this is just 3,500 now.

Baleval President, Antoni Masferrer told local media: “The situation has changed and marketing has become very expensive because demand is very high and there’s not enough cars.

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“The cost of rental cars at Easter was €70-€130 per day which has eradicated the clientele that used to rent cars because they were very cheap.”

It's not the only problem Brits on holiday in Spain might face this summer.

More beaches in Spain have banned Brits from smoking – and rule-breaking face paying thousands of pounds in fines.

It's not the only law you could be breaking on holiday in Spain – we've rounded up some of the other ways you could get fined.

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There is some good news – Spain is now open to both vaxxed and unvaxxed Brits.

Anyone who isn't vaccinated only needs to show a negative Covid test to enter the country.

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