Manizales airport (MZL)

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Manizales airport (MZL)

La Nubia Airport serves the metropolitan area of Manizales and basically operates with domestic flights to Medellín and Bogotá. It is expected to be replaced by the new Aeropuerto Internacional del Café, being built in the city of Palestina.

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Number of Terminals
- 1 - Open from 10:30 am to 11:30 pm.
Airlines: Avianca, EasyFly.
Annual passenger traffic: 100,000 passengers went through it in 2012.
Tel: +57 6 874 0111.


The airport is located 10 km (6 miles) southeast from the city of Manizales.

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What services does Manizales airport (MZL) facilities include

The airport has free Wi-Fi access. The Avianca Sala VIP lounge is located next to the Avianca ticket counter and opens Mondays through Saturdays between 6:00 am and 5:30 pm, Sundays from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm; it has newspapers and magazines, fax, refreshments, drinks, telephones (accessible with Priority Pass, United Club or Air Canada Maple Leaf Club membership, executive class passengers from Avianca and Avianca LifeMiles Gold or Diamond, first or business class passengers from Star Alliance and Star Alliance Gold airlines, or by paying at the door (USD25.00).

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Baggage- For enquiries about missing luggage, head to the counter of the appropriate airline.
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Accommodation near Manizales airport (MZL)

There are no hotels inside the enclosure. The nearest accommodations are found in the city of Manizales and the surroundings. Estelar Recinto del Pensamiento Hotel & Centro de Convenciones (Tel +57 6 889 7077), Termales El Otoño (Tel +57 6 874 0280), Hotel Ares (Tel +57 6 874 0101), Termales Tierra Viva (Tel +57 6 874 3089), Hotel Portal de Milán (Tel +57 6 887 0386), Hotel La Camelia (Tel +57 6 887 2518), Tukama Hostel (Tel +57 6 887 3048), Hoteles Pórtico Galería & Cava (Tel +57 6 887 1552), Hostal Apolo (Tel +57 301 210 3779), El Cable Hostal (Tel +57 317 234 6473).


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Public and private transportation

Taxi - Ranks are located at the exit from the terminal. Journey time to the city centre is around 20 minutes.


Parking services at Manizales airport (MZL)

Opposite the terminal building there is an uncovered parking area.


Services for passengers with special needs

Passengers requiring special assistance are advised to notify their airline or travel agency about their needs at the moment of their booking.