Las Américas airport (SDQ)

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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Las Américas - Dr. José Francisco Peña Gómez International Airport, opened on November 10, 1959, is one of the main airports in the Dominican Republic and one of the busiest in the Caribbean. It operates with international flights inside the American Continent and a few European countries.

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Number of Terminals - 2 - South Terminal (A) and North Terminal (B). Open 24 hours a day and within walking distance of each other.

Annual passenger traffic: 3.9 million passengers went through it in 2022.

Tel: +1 809 947 2225 / 2297. - FACEBOOK

The information counters and flight information screens are scattered throughout different parts of the enclosure. Tourist office to the right of the entrance to immigration.


The airport is located in Punta Caucedo, 30 km (18 miles) southeast from Santo Domingo.

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Public and private transportation


Uber is available at Las Américas Airport, although they do not have an exclusive area like taxis. They usually pick up passengers at the parking lots, but it is still recommended to coordinate the meeting point with the driver.


Ranks are located on level 1 of the South Terminal and the authorized operator at the enclosure is SICHALA (Tel +1 809 549 0245 / 0011 / 0364). The trip to the city centre takes approximately 35 minutes.

Door to Door Shuttle Services

Ideal for families or groups. It is possible to get a van for 6 passengers for USD35.00 (total price per vehicle) or a minibus for 12 passengers for USD65.00. The reservation must be at least 6 hours in advance.



Car rental agencies

There are car rental desks in the central exit hallway, next to the North Terminal.

Alamo/National (Tel +1 809 549 8303 - 24 hours a day)
AmeriRent (Tel +1 809 549 9504 - 24 hours a day)
Avis (Tel +1 809 549 0468 - 24 hours a day)
Budget (Tel +1 809 549 5559 - 24 hours a day)
Dollar (Tel +1 809 549 0738 - 24 hours a day)
Europcar (Tel +1 809 549 0942 - 24 hours a day)
Hertz (Tel +1 809 221 5333 - 24 hours a day)
Honda (Tel +1 809 549 0362 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Meta Rent-a-Car (Tel +1 809 549 0657)
Nelly Rent-a-Car (Tel +1 809 549 0509 - 24 hours a day)
Payless (Tel +1 809 549 8911 - 24 hours a day)
Sixt (Tel +1 809 549 0509 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Thrifty (Tel +1 809 549 0930 - 24 hours a day)


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Parking services at Las Américas airport (SDQ)

The car park is located in front of the main passenger terminal. It operates 24 hours a day and has spaces for short stays (hourly rates) and long stays (daily rates).

The Premium bays are located closest to the terminal, they offer covered spaces with charging stations for electric vehicles, independent access and a mobile app to book and pay.


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Facilities for passengers with special needs

The enclosure has ramps, adapted restrooms and reserved parking spaces. Inform your airline or travel agency about your particular needs before your arrival.

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Latest updates: March 25, 2023