La Isabela International Airport, also known as Higüero Airport or Dr. Joaquín Balaguer Airport and opened on February 23, 2006, is a secondary air terminal in the city of Santo Domingo. It operates with domestic flights and international destinations in the Caribbean and the United States.
Official Website: aerodom.com
Number of Terminals - 1 -
Annual passenger traffic: 51,000 passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +809 826 4019 ext. 112.
The airport is located in the city of Higüero, 10 km (6 miles) northwest from Santo Domingo.See Map
Food and Drinks- There are fast-food outlets inside the main building.
Baggage- Lost or damaged luggage should be accounted for at the offices of the corresponding airline.
Other Services- First aid room.
The closest hotels are found in the city centre, among them:
Jardines del Arroyo (4.9 km/3 miles)
Paseo de Sevilla (5.4 km/3.4 miles)
Residencial Cappuccino (5.5 km/3.4 miles)
Ciudad Modelo (6.4 km/4 miles)
Residencial Paradise V (7.6 km/4.7 miles)
Taxi - The official operator at the enclosure is Taxi Sichala (Tel +809 549 0327). The trip to the city centre takes approximately 30 minutes.
You can request car rental services from Sixt (Tel +809 541 7498) inside the terminal, Mondays through Fridays between 8:00 am and 6:00 pm, weekends from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm.
Opposite the terminal building, there is a parking area with spaces for short and long stays.
Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs are advised to arrange the proper services with their airline before their arrival.
Latest updates: December 07, 2019