Margarita Island airport (PMV)

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.


 Passenger Guide

Del Caribe General en Jefe Santiago Mariño International Airport, opened on October 11, 1974, serves the city of Porlamar and Margarita Island. It is one of the most internationally recognized airports in Venezuela, being one of the most important tourist destinations in the country and the Caribbean region. It operates several domestic flights and international destinations in the Caribbean and Europe.

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Number of Terminals - 1 -

Annual passenger traffic: 3.8 million passengers went through it in 2013.

Tel: +58 295 400 5050 / 269 1081 / 269 1135 / 269 1122 / 269 1144 - FACEBOOK - INSTAGRAM - X (TWITTER)


The airport is located in El Yaque, 15 km (9.5 miles) southwest of Porlamar, on Margarita Island.

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What services does Margarita Island airport (PMV) facilities include

The airport has ATMs, a copying center and public telephones.

Food & Drinks

Restaurants, cafes, a bar and an ice cream parlor.


There are duty-free shops, souvenirs, newsstands, tobacco, books, handicrafts, cosmetics, perfumes.


Inquiries about lost luggage should be directed to the counter of the airline in question.

Other Services

Medical clinic.

Accommodation near Margarita Island airport (PMV)

There are several hotels nearby, which usually provide shuttle services for their guests to and from the airport.

Posada Paraíso (1.2 km/0.7 miles)
Stevie WonderLand Playa El Yaque (1.3 km/0.8 miles)
Libert Hotel (1.5 km/0.9 miles)
Hotel The Wings of Margarita (1.5 km/0.9 miles)
Casa Maya Playa El Yaque (1.6 km/1 mile)


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Public and private transportation


Vehicles from Central Taxi Costa Azul (Tel +58 295 262 4141) and CEXPRE (Tel +58 295 262 1379) are available outside the airport. The travel time to the city center is approximately 15 minutes.

Parking services at Margarita Island airport (PMV)

There is an outdoor public parking lot in front of the terminal building, where it is possible to park for short or long periods.

Facilities for passengers with special needs

Passengers requiring special assistance during their stay at the airport should inform their airline or travel agency about their needs in advance. Reserved spaces in the parking lot.


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Latest updates: May 26, 2024