Tegucigalpa airport (TGU)

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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Toncontín International Airport, opened in 1934, is the busiest in the country. Due to recent accidents, its geographic position and short runway, it will only operate with small-size planes once Palmerola Airport is concluded. It operates with domestic flights and international destinations in the United States and Central America.

Official Website: interairports.hn
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 6:00 am until the last flight.
Airlines: Aerolíneas Sosa, American Airlines, Avianca, CM Airlines, Copa Airlines, Delta Air Lines, LANHSA, United Airlines.
Annual passenger traffic: 630,000 passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +504 2234 0106. E-mail: [email protected].


The airport is located 6 km (4 miles) southwest from the city of Tegucigalpa.

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Accommodation near Tegucigalpa airport (TGU)

There are no hotels inside the enclosure, but you can find several options nearby, among them:

Hotel América (1 km/0.6 miles)
LQ Hotel by Wyndham Tegucigalpa (2.5 km/1.6 miles)
Dolphin Executive Hotels (2.5 km/1.6 miles)
Hostal Misión Catracha (2.6 km/1.6 miles)
Hotel Reynieri (3 km/1.9 miles)


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Public and private transportation

Bus - City buses are not allowed to run through downtown Tegucigalpa, but line 24 travels to the area of Lomas, with an estimated time of 30-35 minutes.

Taxi - Vehicles available outside the passenger terminal. Fares within the urban area are fixed, otherwise, they must be agreed upon with the driver. The trip to the city centre takes between 15 and 25 minutes.


Car rental agencies

The following companies have counters inside the terminal:

ACE (Tel +504 2234 9405 - 8:00 am to 9:00 pm)
Alamo/National/Enterprise (Tel +504 2233 4962 - 6:30 am to 7:00 pm)
Avis (Tel +504 2234 5724 - 7:00 am to 7:30 pm)
Budget (Tel +504 2233 3030 - 6:00 am to 9:00 pm)
Econo Rent A Car (Tel +504 2291 0107 / 0108)
Hertz (Tel +504 2280 9191 - 8:00 am to 6:00 pm)
Payless (Tel +504 2234 3009 - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm)
Thrifty (Tel +504 2234 3183 - Monday to Saturday from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm, Sunday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm)
Xplore (Tel +504 2276 7130 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Saturday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm)


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Parking services at Tegucigalpa airport (TGU)

Two small parking areas are available, one in front of the terminal and the other at one side, both uncovered.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Facilities include access ramps and adapted toilets. To request special assistance, contact your airline or travel agency in advance.

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Latest updates: November 28, 2019