Jorge Wilstermann International Airport serves the city of Cochabamba and is one of the busiest and most modern in the country. It operates with domestic flights and some international destinations in Peru.
Official Website: sabsa.aero
Number of Terminals - 1 -
Airlines: Amaszonas, Boliviana de Aviación, Ecojet, Transporte Aéreo Militar.
Annual passenger traffic: 1.3 million passengers went through it in 2013.
Tel: +591 412 0400. There is a customer care desk and electronic interactive kiosks with information in the main hall.
The airport is located 3 km (1.8 miles) to the south of the city centre.See Map
Outside the International Arrivals Hall is found an office from Europcar (Tel +591 459 0491), open Mondays through Fridays between 8:30 am and 7:00 pm and weekends from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm.
The nearest accommodations include: Residencial Gran Chimba (Tel +591 444 6107), Tacana Lodge & Restaurant (Tel +591 243 4952), Hotel Puerto Selva (Tel +591 7640 3990), Hostal Familiar FG (Tel +591 458 9681), Hostal Ecuatorial (Tel +591 455 6370), Hotel Arasan (Tel +591 455 2001), Hostal Leito (Tel +591 422 6890), Hostal Elisa (Tel +591 425 4406), Hostal Versalles (Tel +591 458 3315), Hotel Reina Nieves (Tel +591 7777 7814).
The airport has ATMs, currency exchange bureau and free Wi-Fi access.
Food and Drinks- There is a coffee shop on the ground floor.
Shopping- On the lower and mezzanine levels there are handicraft and souvenir shops, perfumeries, confectioneries.
Baggage- Left luggage and plastic wrapping services in the main hall (Tel +591 459 0632). Any problems with registered luggage should be directed to the desk of your airline.
Other Services- Emergency medical service.
Bus - Line B microbuses link the airport with the city centre, going through Villa Busch Norte, Puente Killman, Plaza 14 de Septiembre and Villa Moscú.
Taxi - Ranks are located next to the terminal. Authorized operators at the airport are Taxis S.J. Aeropuerto (Tel +591 428 0002) and Taxis 14 de Septiembre (Tel +591 442 8001). The trip to the city centre takes approximately 10 minutes.
The airport's parking lot, located opposite the terminal, is covered and has permanent security staff. The service is free and available for short- and long-term stays.
Facilities include ramps, adapted toilets and telephones. Boarding assistance and full personal aid are also available by booking at least 48 hours in advance. If you should require a wheelchair, get in touch with the counter of your airline. Children between 5 and 12 years old can travel alone and will be supervised by the airline crew.
Latest updates: June 29, 2018