Arequipa airport (AQP)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Alfredo Rodríguez Ballón International Airport, opened on August 15, 1979, is one of the main air terminals in Peru and serves most of the south region of the country. It operates with national flights and a few international destinations in Chile.

Official Website:

Number of Terminals - 1 - Open between 8:00 am and 8:00 pm.

Airlines: JetSmart, LATAM, Sky Airline.

Annual passenger traffic: 920,000 passengers went through it in 2021.

Tel: +51 1 713 2520. - FACEBOOK

The information counter is found in the main hall of the terminal.


The airport is located 8 km (5 miles) to the northwest of Arequipa city centre.

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Accommodation near Arequipa airport (AQP)

The enclosure does not have hotels, but some options in the vicinity provide transfer services.

Hostal El Mirador (1.4 km/0.9 miles)
Serk'ana Suite Hostal (1.4 km/0.9 miles)
Samary Suite Hostal (1.4 km/0.9 miles)
Bed & Breakfast Hotel The Office (4.1 km/2.5 miles)
Hotel Kalixto (5.2 km/3.2 miles)

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Public and private transportation


Services from Uber are available. Stops can vary, so it is recommended to follow the directions directly from the app once you have requested your transfer.


Ranks are located outside the terminal and there is an authorized taxi booth in the main hall to make enquiries and reservations. A trip to the city centre takes 30 minutes. Operators: Representaciones Remisse 24 (Tel +51 959 668 695), Esttia (Tel +51 958 962 100 / 958 962 098 / 927 228 200)

Car rental agencies

Inside the terminal, there are car rental offices from the following companies:

  1. Hertz (Tel +51 1 517 2402 - Monday to Saturday around the clock)
  2. Sixt (Tel +51 1 242 3939 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 8:00 pm, Saturdays and Sundays from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm)

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Parking services at Arequipa airport (AQP)

The parking area is located in front of the main building, is uncovered and operates between 5:00 am and 10:00 pm. It has permanent security staff, car wash services and mechanic help. More information: Tel +51 993 829 002. Rates


Facilities for passengers with special needs

The enclosure has ramps, adapted toilets and reserved parking spaces. Passengers requiring special assistance should arrange the proper services with their airline.
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Latest updates: November 28, 2022