Passenger guide - Medellin international airport ( MDE ) 

 

José María Córdova International Airport, opened on June 30, 1985, serves the city of Medellín. In addition to domestic flights, it operates with international destinations in neighbouring countries, the United States, Mexico, the Caribbean, Central America and Spain.

Official Website: aeropuertorionegro.co
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: More than 7.5 million passengers went through it in 2016.
Tel: +57 4 402 5110. Information office in the check-in area, on the second floor.

 

The airport is located in the town of Rionegro, 29 km (18 miles) southeast from Medellín.

 
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Bus - Combuses (Tel +57 4 511 4023) operates services 24 hours a day to San Diego shopping mall and the city centre. Journey time is around 60 minutes. There are also buses to Rionegro. Fares

Taxi - Private or shared cabs provided by Flota Córdova Rionegro (Tel +57 4 444 0504), Rápido Medellín Rionegro (Tel +57 4 561 9635), Transportes Unidos (Tel +57 4 448 1204), Aerotaxi (Tel +57 4 235 7171), Transportes Chachafruto (Tel +57 4 444 0786) and Coopetaxi (Tel +57 4 532 1220) available on the first level. The trip to downtown Medellín takes approximately 50 minutes.

 

Car rental desks are located in the International Arrivals Hall. Avis (Tel +57 4 536 0226 - Mondays through Fridays from 6:00 am to 9:30 pm, Saturdays from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm, Sundays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm), Dollar (Tel +57 4 444 5033 - Monday to Saturday from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm, Sunday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm), Drive & Go (Tel +57 310 505 6046 - 12:00 am to 12:00 pm), Executive (Tel +57 4 444 9546 / 315 292 3758), Hertz (Tel +57 4 562 2832 - Monday to Saturday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm), Localiza (Tel +57 4 536 2588 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 9:00 pm, weekends from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm), Mina Servicios (Tel +57 4 448 9190).

 

The airport has ATMs, currency exchange bureaus, VIP lounges, public telephones and Wi-Fi access free of charge.

Food and Drinks- Several restaurants, coffee shops, fast food outlets, bakeries, bars, icecream stores and confectioneries are available inside the enclosure.
Shopping- Duty-free shops in the international sector, clothing and accessories, electronics, handicrafts, toys, books, liquor, perfumes.
Baggage- For enquiries about lost property, head to the customer service offices.
Other Services- Travel agencies, lottery, pharmacy, first aid room.

 

The parking area has spaces for short and long stays. It is located opposite the terminal and is peculiar in its circular shape, fitting the building's circunference.

 

Passengers with reduced mobility have ramps, escalators, special telephones and lifts. If you should require special assistance or wheelchairs, contact your airline prior to your flight.

 

5 minutes away from the enclosure are found the Hotel Movich Las Lomas (Tel +57 4 536 0440) and the Hotel Santiago de Arma (Tel +57 4 536 1111). Other options nearby include: Hostal El Hangar (Tel +57 4 536 1092), Hollywood Paradise Hotel (Tel +57 4 540 6210), Hotel Llanogrande Inn (Tel +57 4 444 1666), Finca Hotel Santo Tomás (Tel +57 4 569 5536), Hotel Bosques del Llano (Tel +57 4 561 5924), Hotel Boutique El Cortijo de la Riviera (Tel +57 4 561 1697), MG Hotels & Suites (Tel +57 4 480 0800), Blue House Aeropuerto (Tel +57 316 365 9845).

 
 
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Latest updates: July, 12, 2017