Coronavirus and FAQs at (CTG) airport

Coronavirus Answers and Frequently Asked Questions for Passengers at Cartagena airport (CTG)

IMPORTANT: The information provided below is only a quick guide, but it may be subject to change due to permanent changes in the health situation. Therefore, always corroborate the information with the official entities and the airline with which you intend to travel to and also check if at the time of your trip, the country you are coming from is not within the list of High Risk Countries.
Cartagena airport (CTG)

Covid-19: Regulations for travel to Colombia

All travelers from abroad must fill out the Migración Colombia web pre-registration form   with the information of their trip on the Check-Mig page , before coming to Colombia.

In addition, you must have your  vaccination card  showing that you were vaccinated at least 14 days before the date of entry into the country. In the event that Colombians, foreigners residing in Colombia, and diplomats with their families, have not been vaccinated, they can bring a PCR test carried out  72 hours in advance.

In the event that Colombians, foreigners residing in Colombia and diplomats with their families, have not been vaccinated, they can bring a PCR test carried out 72 hours in advance

The Metrocar bus service is the cheapest alternative although the slowest and least comfortable. (approximate rate 0.70 usd) one way. For more comfortable transportation options, there are the private transfers or taxis.

The aeroporto remains open 24 hours a day, although most services stop being provided after the last flight and resume with the first flight the following day. You can call Customer Service at (+57 5) 6931351 Ext 2747 for questions or help.

Services such as Uber are available although they do not have an exclusive stop (since it is for authorized taxis). Therefore, once the transfer request has been made, you must coordinate with the driver, the collection area or meeting point.

It has a variety of restaurants, fast foods and cafes, handicrafts, souvenirs, convenience stores, duty free and other shops. In turn, it has VIP lounges to make your wait more comfortable. If your wait is very long, you can consider resting in some nearby hotel . Keep in mind that although the airport is open 24 hours a day, most services such as restaurants, shops and VIP lounges are closed at dawn since they work during flight hours.

If your luggage or personal effects were lost during the trip or are damaged, you must claim the counter at the Airline.

On the other hand, if during your stay at the Rafael Núñez International Airport you lost any of your personal belongings, you can contact the Customer Service Advisors at tel (57) 6931351, ext. 2747, email [email protected] Hours of operation:
06:00 a.m. at 10:00 p.m.

The airport has ATMs of several banks, and currency exchange counters of Americambios (departure from international arrivals) and Globocambio (external zone for international arrivals), both from 7 am to 8 pm.

The airport has parking located in front of the air terminal, and available 24 hours. Rates: first half hour $ 4,000 COP (1.20 usd). Then it is divided by hour ($ 5,500 COP), by day (44,000) or month (330,000). For more information you can call Tel: +57 (5) 658 0949.

The Drugstore drugstore is located in the central hall (public area).

There is a basic care point, where low complexity emergencies and patient transfers are attended. It is located on the first floor of the passenger terminal, public area.


Latest updates: January 08, 2022


World situation. General considerations
Due to the advancement of vaccination worldwide, documentation and testing restrictions have been eliminated in many countries. In fact, in some countries, by presenting the complete vaccination certificate against Coronavirus, RT-PCR or antigen test results are no longer required, nor is a health affidavit form.

However, we insist once again, that in the situation of constant changes, it is always important to consult and finalize details with the airline and, if necessary, with the airport as well as, in the case of international flights, with the embassy or consulate near the final destination, and also with the countries involved for connecting flights, if any.
In this sense, it is useful to review the International Map of the current restrictions of each country.

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