Passenger guide - Ezeiza airport (EZE) 

 
Ezeiza airport  (EZE)

Ministro Pistarini International Airport, commonly known as Ezeiza International Airport and opened on April 30, 1949, is the most important in the country regarding international flights and one of the busiest in South America, with flights to the entire American continent, Europe, the Middle East and Oceania.

Official Website: aa2000.com.ar
Number of Terminals - 3 - Terminals A (for international flights), B (no operations as of yet) and C (domestic and international flights). Open 24 hours a day. They are within walking distance from each other.
Airlines: TERMINAL A (Air Europa, Aeromexico, Air Canada, American Airlines, Azul Linhas Aereas, Air New Zeland, Avianca, Boliviana de Aviación, British Airways, Cubana de Aviación, Copa Airlines, Conviasa, Emirates, GOL, Iberia, LATAM (international arrivals), Lufthansa, Level, Qatar Airways, Sky Airlines, Turkish Airlines); TERMINAL C (Aerolíneas Argentinas, Austral Líneas Aéreas, Andes Líneas Aéreas, LATAM (domestic flights and international departures), Alitalia, Air France, Delta Air Lines, KLM).
Annual passenger traffic: More than 9.8 million passengers went through it during 2016.
Tel: +54 11 5480 6111. There are information desks on the ground floor of terminals A and C.

 

The airport is located 35 km (21 miles) southwest from the city of Buenos Aires.

 
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ARBUS - Shuttle bus service bewteen Ezeiza Airport and Aeroparque Jorge Newbery with a stop at Terminal Madero (in front of Luna Park Stadium). Journey Time 40 to 45 min between Ezeiza airport and Terminal Puerto Madero and between Aeroparque and Ezeiza airport 60 to 65 min (with normal traffic conditions). Timetable and rates

Taxi - Ranks are situated outside the Arrivals area of Terminal A and official operators are Taxis Municipalidad de Ezeiza (Tel +54 11 5480 0066 / 9383) and Taxis Municipalidad de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires (Tel +54 11 156 987 0183). There are also remises (differential or VIP cabs) from companies World Car (Tel +54 11 5480 1215), Vip Cars (Tel +54 11 5480 4590 / 4594), Manuel Tienda Leon (Tel +54 11 4314 3636 / 4315 5115 / 810 888 5366) and Transfer Express (Tel +54 11 5811 1986 / 800 444 4872), that cover the route between Ezeiza and Buenos Aires. The trip takes around 45 minutes.

 

In the Arrivals area of Terminal A there are car rental offices from Alamo/National everyday from 07:00AM to 11:00PM (Tel +54 11 810 9992 5266 / 5480 5580/5581), Avis from  7 to 23.30 hs, December 24 and 31 fromt 7 to 18hrs /  Jan 1 and Dec 25: closed (Tel +54 11 4480 9387 / 4378 9640), Hertz everyday from 7 a 23:30hs (Tel +54 11 4480 0054), Sixt Mon to Fri from  07:00 to 21:00, Sat and Sun from 09:00 to 17:00 and Localiza (Tel +54 11 4897 4240 / 800 999 2999).

 

The airport has a bank, currency exchange bureaus, ATMs, post office, VIP lounges, mobile phone service, public telephones and free Wi-Fi access.

Food and Drinks- There are restaurants, coffee shops, bars and fast food outlets scattered throughout enclosure.
Shopping- Options include duty-free shops in the pre-boarding lounge of terminals A and C, convenience stores, clothing and accessories, jewellery, books, regional goods, newsagents.
Baggage- Trolleys available. Secure luggage wrapping in the public area of terminals A and C (Tel +54 11 5480 5167 / 1217). For enquiries about lost property, contact the airport security police (Tel +54 11 4480 9590 ext. 777).
Other Services- Pharmacy, massage chairs.

 

Inside the airport grounds there is a covered, multi-storey facility and outdoor areas in front of the terminals, both available for short- and long-term parking. The first 15 minutes are free. Disabled passengers have exclusive parking spaces and can park for free, by showing ID and the SIA symbol. The first hour is completed charge if you park more than 15 minutes. Then the fee is rated every half an hour. Rates

 

There are ramps, lifts, adapted toilets, telephones for the hearing-impaired and reserved parking spaces. Passengers requiring wheelchairs should reserve them from their airline in advance.

Parking fee payment exemption for vehicles driven or transfering passengers with disabilities:
To obtain this benefit, the vehicle must have the International Symbol of Access (SIA), fixed or mobile (they must not coexist) and people with disabilities must be present. This condition is indispensable. Requirements: an ID can be requested in order to verify that the SIA corresponds to the person with disability present in the vehicle; there is no payment exemption if the disabled person is not in the vehicle.

 

2 minutes away from the airport is found the Posada de las Águilas (Tel +54 11 4480 9637). In the enclosure's surroundings it is possible to find more accommodations. Some of them provide complimentary shuttle services for their guests. Posada Bernie's (Tel +54 11 4480 0420), Holiday Inn Buenos Aires Ezeiza Airport (Tel +54 11 6380 2200), MD Inn Bed & Breakfast (Tel +54 11 4281 1683), EZE Inn Boutique Hotel (Tel +54 11 2058 6695), La Casa de MR (Tel +54 11 4290 1777), Finca Byblos (Tel +54 11 5290 4277), Estancia La Morena (Tel +54 11 5238 0050), Howard Johnson Ezeiza (Tel +54 11 6091 2220), LH Lighüel Hotel (Tel +54 11 4295 3429).

 
 
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Latest updates: June, 05, 2017