Passenger guide - Punta Arenas airport (PUQ) 

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Presidente Carlos Ibáñez del Campo International Airport, opened in 1950, is the most important in the XII Region of Magallanes and one of the busiest in southern Chile. It operates with domestic flights and some international destinations in Argentina.

Official Website: aeropuertodepuntarenas.cl
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: 1 million passengers went through it in 2016.
Tel: +56 61 223 8181 / 8182 / 8183. Information counter available around the clock in the main hall.

 

  Location

The airport is located 20 km (12.4 miles) to the north of the city of Punta Arenas.

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In the Arrivals Hall there are car rental desks that operate from 6:30 am to 10:30 pm.

Alamo (Tel +56 61 271 0706)
EMSA (Tel +56 61 261 4381)
Europcar (Tel +56 61 220 2720)
Hertz (Tel +56 61 261 3087 / 9 9909 9479)
Recasur (Tel +56 61 2228 3230 / 2229 7029 / 9 9210 3868)

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The airport has ATMs and free Wi-Fi access. In front of gate 2, on the second floor, you can find the Salones VIP Pacific Club lounge, open 24 hours a day; the maximum stay is 6 hours and it offers computers, snacks, newspapers, magazines, TV, beverages, telephones, fax (accessible with Priority Pass, Lounge Club or Diners Club membership, through online booking or by paying at the door - USD50.00).

Food and Drinks- There is a restaurant inside the terminal.
Shopping- Options are limited to souvenir stands, handicrafts, jewellery, press and tobacco.
Baggage- Enquiries about missing luggage should be made at the offices of the appropriate airline.
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Bus - There are minibus services provided by Transporte y Turismo Fin del Mundo (Tel +56 61 237 1715/1716 / 9 8849 9799) between the airport and the city.

Taxi - Vehicles available outside the Arrivals Hall. Journey time to the city centre is around 25 minutes.

 
 

The closest accommodations are found inside the city, among them: Hostal Ovejero (Tel +56 61 223 2850), Hotel Carpa Manzano (Tel +56 61 261 3387), Hospedaje Isla Magdalena (Tel +56 9 5363 4151), Cabañas Montes de la Patagonia (Tel +56 9 5827 0360), La Casa Escondida (Tel +56 61 269 6084), Hotel Estación Náutica (Tel +56 9 9010 3894), Cabañas Cerro Las Piedras (Tel +56 9 9362 0670), Cabañas Campestres Las Rosas (Tel +56 9 8922 9385), Cabañas Capitán Guillermo (Tel +56 61 221 7555), Hostal Boutique Dalmacia (Tel +56 9 9640 0213).

 
 

An outdoor parking lot is available opposite the terminal building, with spaces for short- and long-term stays. Rates

 
 

Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs are advised to arrange the proper services with their airline prior to their arrival.

 
 
Latest updates: August, 09, 2018
 
 
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