Passenger guide - San Juan airport (SJU) 

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San Juan airport (SJU)

Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport, opened on May 22, 1955, serves the island of Puerto Rico and is the most important in the Caribbean. It operates with numerous international destinations in the Caribbean, the United States, Mexico, Panama, Colombia and Europe.

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Number of Terminals - 3 - JetBlue Terminal (concourse A), Main Terminal (concourses B and C), American Airlines Terminal (concourses D and E). Open 24 hours a day and located within walking distance of each other.
Annual passenger traffic: Around 9 million passengers went through it in 2016.
Tel: +787 253 2329. The information center is found in concourse D and operates from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm. Tourist offices on levels 1 and 2 of concourse C (Tel +1 800 866 7827).


The airport is located in the town of Carolina, 5 km (3 miles) southeast from the city of San Juan.

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Bus - There are stops from AMA (Tel +787 294 0500) on the Departures level of concourses A and D. Line E40 travels to Mall of San Juan and Piñero Station from Monday to Friday between 5:00 am and 8:00 pm, and weekends from 6:00 am to 8:00 pm, with a frequency of 30 minutes. Bus D53 runs to Covadonga Terminal, stopping at Isla Verde Mall, Barbosa Park, Ventana al Mar and Luis Muñoz Rivera Park (Mondays through Fridays from 5:00 am to 9:00 pm, Saturdays from 6:00 am to 8:00 pm). Total journey time is about 45 minutes.

Taxi - Ranks are located on the Arrivals level of concourses A and B and cabs operate with fixed rates. Extra charges are applied between 10:00 pm and 6:00 am. The trip to the city centre takes between 30 and 40 minutes. Fares


Car rental desks are located on the first floor of the multi-storey car park.

Alamo (Tel +787 791 1805 - 24 hours a day)
Allied/EZ (Tel +787 791 1465 - 24 hours a day)
Avis (Tel +787 253 5926 - 24 hours a day)
Budget (Tel +787 791 0600 - 24 hours a day)
Charlie Car Rental (Tel +787 728 2418 - 24 hours a day)
Enterprise (Tel +787 253 3722 - 24 hours a day)
Hertz (Tel +787 791 0840 - 24 hours a day)
National (Tel +787 791 1805 - 24 hours a day)
Popular Auto (Tel +787 257 4848 - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm)
Sixt (Tel +787 791 1991 - 8:00 am to 8:00 pm)
Target (Tel +787 728 1447 - 7:00 am to 10:00 pm)
Thrifty (Tel +787 253 2525)
United/NU (Tel +787 791 4996)
U Save (Tel +787 253 4008 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm)


The airport has ATMs, bank, charging stations, public telephones and pre-paid Wi-Fi access. The Avianca operated by Global Lounge is located at the entrance of concourse C, on the third floor, and opens from 4:30 am to 8:00 pm; it has computers, refreshments, drinks, Wi-Fi, TV, air conditioning, newspapers and magazines, telephones, fax (accessible with Priority Pass, Lounge Club, Diners Club, United Club or Air Canada Maple Leaf Club membership, executive class passengers from Avianca, LifeMiles Gold or Diamond, first or business class passengers from Star Alliance or Star Alliance Gold airlines, through online booking or by paying at the door - USD32.00).

Food and Drinks- Restaurants, bars, fast food outlets and coffee shops on the Departures level and check-in areas of concourses A, B, C and D.
Shopping- Mainly located on the second level of concourses A, B, C and D, there are duty-free shops, convenience stores, souvenirs, clothing, electronics.
Baggage- Porters around the clock at the entrance of every terminal, Arrivals areas and baggage reclaim halls. Left luggage service on the second level of concourse D (Tel +787 791 3371). Secure wrapping on the second floor of concourses A, B, C and D. The lost and found office is handled by the police headquarters, situated on the Arrivals level of concourse E and available from Monday to Friday between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm (Tel +787 791 0098).
Other Services- Chapel, shoeshine.


There is a 24-hour multi-storey car park next to the terminals, with spaces for short- and long-term stays. The first 15 minutes are free of charge. Automatic payment machines are available on the first and second levels, the elevators area and the connecting hallway to concourse D. There is also a free area for temporary parking (up to 45 minutes) next to concourse A. More information: Tel +787 791 4015. Prices


There are ramps, elevators, people movers for passengers with reduced mobility, adapted toilets and telephones, and dedicated parking spaces. Most airlines can provide a service for minors travelling alone. Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs are advised to notify their airline about their needs at the time of their booking.


The San Juan Airport Hotel (Tel +787 791 6000) is found on the second level of concourse D. Some alternatives nearby include: Courtyard Isla Verde Beach Resort (Tel +787 791 0404), Hampton Inn & Suites San Juan (Tel +787 791 8777), Borinquen Beach Inn (Tel +787 728 8400), Hotel Villa del Sol (Tel +787 791 2600), The Ritz-Carlton San Juan (Tel +787 253 1700), Coral by the Sea Hotel (Tel +787 791 6868), ESJ Azul (Tel +787 791 5151), La Playita (Tel +787 791 1115), El San Juan Hotel Curio Collection by Hilton (Tel +787 791 1000).

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Latest updates: September, 08, 2017
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