Medellín airport (MDE)

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Medellín international airport (MDE)

José María Córdova International Airport, opened on June 30, 1985, serves the city of Medellín. In addition to domestic flights, it operates with international destinations in neighbouring countries, the United States, Mexico, Central America and Spain.

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Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.

Annual passenger traffic: 9.2 million passengers went through it in 2019.

Tel: +57 4 402 5110. Information office in the check-in area, on the second floor. Tourist information desk in the International Arrivals Hall.


The airport is located in the town of Rionegro, 29 km (18 miles) southeast from Medellín.

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Car rental agencies

Car rental desks are located in the International Arrivals Hall.

Avis (Tel +57 1 629 1722 - Mondays through Fridays from 6:00 am to 9:30 pm, Saturdays from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm, Sundays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm)
Drive & Go (Tel +57 310 505 6046 - 24 hours a day)
Localiza (Tel +57 4 536 2588 - 6:00 am to 10:00 pm)
Mina Servicios (Tel +57 4 448 9190 / 312 232 7185)
Vaya Car Rental (Tel +57 1 756 0600 - Mondays through Fridays from 6:30 am to 10:00 pm, Saturdays and Sundays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm)


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Parking services at Medellín international airport (MDE)

The parking area has spaces for short and long stays. It is located opposite the terminal and is peculiar in its circular shape, fitting the building's circumference. Fees


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Passengers with reduced mobility have ramps, escalators, special telephones and lifts. If you should require special assistance or wheelchairs, contact your airline before your flight.

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Latest updates: April 27, 2021