Placencia airport (PLJ)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Placencia Airport is an airport that serves Placencia, Belize. It operates domestic flights to Belize City, Independence, Dangriga, Punta Gorda, 

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Number of Terminals - 1 -
Airlines: Maya Island Air, Tropic Air
Annual passenger traffic:


The airport is located directly on the Placencia Peninsula about 4.8 km (3 miles) from Placencia Village on the southern tip of the peninsula

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What services does Placencia airport (PLJ) facilities include

The terminal is very small and the services are very basic.


Accommodation near Placencia airport (PLJ)

Naïa Resort and Spa (0.4 km), Mariposa Beach Suites (0.4 km), Wild Orchid (0.9 km)


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Public and private transportation

Taxis available. It is suggested to agree to the fare with the taxi driver in advance. Even the center of Placencia between 5 and 6 usd dollars is the reference fare.


Car rental agencies

Budget Rent a Car tel +501 523-3068 (8 am - 5 pm) (sundays closed)


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Parking services at Placencia airport (PLJ)

There are no assigned spaces for vehicle parking.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Pre-coordination (48 hours before the flight) with the airline is suggested for passengers with reduced mobility or in need of special attention.

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Latest updates: August 23, 2019