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Vanguardia Airport, opened on February 28, 1949, serves the city of Villavicencio and the Meta department. It operates with domestic flights to several destinations in the country.
Official Website: aerocivil.gov.co
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 11:00 am to 11:00 pm.
Airlines: Avianca, EasyFly, Satena, Wingo.
Annual passenger traffic: 190,000 passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +57 8 664 8511. There is a tourist information counter in the central hall.
The airport is situated 3 km (2 miles) northeast from downtown Villavicencio.See Map
There are no car rental agencies within the airport grounds. For this reason, it is recommended to book in advance.
The airport has an ATM, mail services and public telephones.
Food and Drinks- There is a restaurant, coffee shops and fast-food outlets inside the enclosure.
Shopping- Souvenirs, handicrafts, newsagents and tobacconists.
Baggage- Lost or damaged luggage should be accounted for at the offices of the appropriate airline.
Other Services- First aid clinic, infirmary, travel agency.
There are no hotels inside the grounds. The closest options include:
Hotel Vanguardia Real (0.9 km/0.6 miles)
Hotel Villa Paraíso (1.1 km/0.7 miles)
Hotel Cinaruco Caney (1.1 km/0.7 miles)
Finca Hotel Casa Baquero (1.4 km/0.9 miles)
Hotel Villas de San Sebastián (1.4 km/0.9 miles)
Bus - Line 28 from the public transport travels to Villa Hermosa, going through Antigua Vía Restrepo and Multifamiliares Los Centauros. On the other hand, route 48 can be boarded at the airport's roundabout and runs to Los Ocarros Park, Antigua Vía Restrepo, Puente Río Guatiquia, Camino Ganadero and San Antonio.
Taxi - Vehicles available outside the terminal. Travel time to the city center is approximately 15 minutes.
The airport only has areas for passenger pick-up and drop-off.
If you should require special assistance or wheelchairs, contact your airline before your arrival.
Latest updates: October 22, 2019