Mexico City international airport (MEX)

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Mexico City international airport (MEX)

Mexico City Benito Juárez International Airport, opened on May 15, 1931, is the largest in Mexico and the busiest in Latin America. Not only does it serve the nearest metropolitan area, but most of the country. In addition to domestic flights, it operates with numerous international destinations within America, Europe and the Far East.

Official Website: aicm.com.mx
Number of Terminals - 2 - Terminals 1 and 2, open 24 hours a day. There are public shuttles connecting both buildings, situated 3 km (1.8 miles) away from each other. The Aerotrén is a free service that can only be used by connecting passengers, with an electronic booking key, ticket or boarding pass; it operates every 10 minutes from 5:00 am to 1:00 am between gate 6, in Terminal 1, and gate 4, in Terminal 2.
Annual passenger traffic: 44.7 million passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +52 55 2482 2400 / 2424. There are information desks in the International and Domestic Arrivals and Departures Halls, available from 6:30 am to 10:00 pm. On the ground floor of both terminals there are also tourist information counters, open from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm (Tel +52 55 2599 0704).

Location

The airport is located 10 km (6 miles) to the east of Mexico City.

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Car rental counters are situated on the ground floor of both terminals.

Alamo (Tel +52 55 5786 8088 / 8099 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Avis (Tel +52 55 5786 9452 / 5762 1360 - 7:00 am to 10:00 pm)
Budget (Tel +52 55 5784 3011 / 5488 6200 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Dollar (Tel +52 55 5546 6727 - 24 hours a day)
Europcar (Tel +52 55 5786 8264 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Fox (Tel +52 55 5786 8099/8088 / 2599 0985/1324 - 24 hours a day)
Gold Car Rental (Tel +52 55 2599 0090 / 0092 - 24 hours a day)
Greenmotion (Tel +52 55 5291 8872 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Hertz (Tel +52 800 405 7000 / 5784 7400 - 24 hours a day)
KM (Tel +52 55 5666 0909 - Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm, Saturdays from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm)
National (Tel +52 55 5786 9026 - 24 hours a day)
Sixt (Tel +52 55 2599 1221 / 5709 8011 / 1560 0897 / 2598 3541 - 24 hours a day)
Thrifty (Tel +52 55 5786 8268 - 7:00 am to 10:00 pm)

 

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Inside the grounds there are three parking areas with bays for short- and long-term stays. All of them are under surveillance through a CCTV system, operate 24 hours a day and have pre-payment booths. Further information: Tel +52 55 2482 2213. Fees

Terminal 1 National Parking - In front of Gates 1 and 2 of the building, in the Domestic Arrivals area. Offers valet parking service.
Terminal 1 International Parking - Situated opposite the International area, next to the bus stop.
Terminal 2 Parking - Located across from the building's entrance.

 

There are ramps, elevators, moving walkways, mini-vehicles for the transportation of people with reduced mobility, electric stairs and ramps, adapted telephones and restrooms, Braille signage and reserved parking spaces. Passengers requiring wheelchairs should contact their airline prior to their travel.