Chiclayo airport (CIX)

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Capitán FAP José Abelardo Quiñones Gonzáles International Airport, opened on April 16, 1956, serves the city of Chiclayo, the Lambayeque department and most of the northern region of the country. It operates with domestic and international flights to Panama, and is used as support for Lima Airport when under bad weather conditions.

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Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Airlines: Copa Airlines, LATAM, LC Perú, Movil Air.
Annual passenger traffic: 570,000 passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +51 74 229 059. There is an information counter in the central hall.


The airport is located within the city of Chiclayo, 2 km (1.2 miles) southeast from the old town.

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Car rental companies

Inside the passenger terminal there are offices from Hertz (Tel +51 74 453 304 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 11:30 pm, weekends from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm).


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What services does Chiclayo airport (CIX) facilities include

The Caral VIP Lounge, available only for domestic flights, is located to the right after the security check and opens from 6:00 am to 0:00 am, with a maximum stay of 4 hours; it provides computers, refreshments, drinks, TV, air conditioning, newspapers and magazines, Wi-Fi (accessible with Priority Pass or Diners Club membership, through online booking or by paying at the door - USD25.00).

Food and Drinks- A few restaurants are available inside the terminal.
Shopping- Options are limited to gift shops and souvenir stands.
Baggage- Enquiries about missing luggage should be directed to the desk of the corresponding airline.
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Public and private transportation

Taxi - Ranks are located outside the terminal. Journey time to downtown Chiclayo is around 10 minutes.


Parking services at Chiclayo airport (CIX)

The parking lot is located opposite the terminal building and is uncovered.


Services for passengers with special needs

Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs are advised to notify their airline or travel agency about their particular needs in advance.