Ushuaia airport (USH)

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

Malvinas Argentinas International Airport, opened on November 27, 1995, serves the island of Tierra del Fuego and is the world's southernmost airport. It operates with domestic destinations around the country and international charter and seasonal flights to Brazil. It is also used for Antarctic flights.

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Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 6:00 am to 0:00 am.

Annual passenger traffic: 973,000 passengers went through it in 2022.

Tel: +54 2901 431 232 / 432 587. In the Arrivals Hall, you can find a tourist and passenger care office, available from 6:00 am to 9:00 pm (Tel +54 2901 423 970).


The airport is located in the Ushuaian Peninsula, 5 km (3 miles) to the south of the city of Ushuaia.

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What services does Ushuaia airport (USH) facilities include

The airport has an ATM, currency exchange bureau (8:00 am to 8:00 pm), public telephones and free Wi-Fi access.

Food and Drinks

There is a confectionery on the ground floor and a restaurant on the upper level.


Duty-free and convenience stores are available, souvenirs, handicrafts, jewellery.


Secure wrapping service and luggage trolleys. Inquiries about missing luggage should be made at the offices of the appropriate airline or the airport police.

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Accommodation near Ushuaia airport (USH)

There are no hotels inside the enclosure, but you can find several accommodations in the city centre.

B&B Cerro Krund (1.9 km/1.2 miles)
Hostería Oikos (1.9 km/1.2 miles)
La Posta Apart (1.9 km/1.2 miles)
Vuelta al Mundo B&B (2.1 km/1.3 miles)
La Casa del Mono (2.5 km/1.6 miles)

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Public and private transportation


Outside the Arrivals Hall, there are regular cabs from Asociación Propietarios de Taxis (Tel +54 2901 422 007) and remises (VIP taxis) operated by Remis Carlitos (Tel +54 2901 432 222 / 436 170). Journey time to the city centre is 15 minutes.



Car rental agencies

The following companies have offices inside the terminal:

  1. Avis (Tel +54 2901 430 629 / 1552 0000 - 8:00 am to 8:00 pm)
  2. Europcar (Tel +54 11 5613 2909 / 2901 425 182 - 8:00 am to 8:30 pm)
  3. Hertz (Tel +54 2901 432 429 / 486 619 / 486 622 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
  4. Localiza (Tel +54 2901 437 780 / 480 377 - Monday to Saturday from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, Sunday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm and from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm)

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Parking services at Ushuaia airport (USH)

The parking area is located close to the terminal and is free of charge.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Facilities include ramps, adapted telephones and restrooms, and an exclusive parking lot in front of the terminal building. If you require special assistance, contact your airline at least 48 hours prior to your flight.

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Latest updates: March 17, 2023