Arica airport (ARI)

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Chacalluta International Airport serves the XV Region of Arica and Parinacota, to the north of the country. It operates with domestic and international flights to Bolivia. After recent remodelling and extension, it is considered one of the most modern in Chile.

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Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Airlines: LATAM (Tel +56 58 219 286 / 216 832 / 600 526 2000), Sky Airline (Tel +56 58 586 195 / 600 600 2828).
Annual passenger traffic: 700,000 passengers went through it in 2016.
Tel: +56 58 221 3416.


The airport is located 18 km (11.5 miles) to the north of the city of Arica.

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Car rental companies

Europcar (Tel +56 58 257 8500 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm and from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm, Saturdays from 9:00 am to 11:00 am) and Hertz (Tel +56 58 219 186 - from 6:00 am to 1:00 am) have car rental offices in the main hall.


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What services does Arica airport (ARI) facilities include

The airport has ATMs.

Food and Drinks- Restaurant and coffee shop in the Departures level.
Shopping- Souvenirs, regional goods, newspapers and magazines, duty-free articles.
Baggage- Enquiries about missing luggage should be directed to the counter of the appropriate airline.
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Public and private transportation

Bus - At the exit from the terminal building there are mini-buses from Transfer Arica Service Tour (Tel +56 58 222 899) travelling to and from the city.

Taxi - Cabs from Taxis Turismo Frontera (Tel +56 944 092 433) available outside the passenger terminal. The trip to downtown Arica takes approximately 25 minutes.

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Parking services at Arica airport (ARI)

There is a parking facility close to the terminal, with spaces for short and long stays and security staff around the clock. Rates


Services for passengers with special needs

The terminal building has elevators, adapted restrooms and proper access routes. Inform your airline or travel agent in advance about your particular needs.