Aruba airport (AUA)

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Queen Beatrix International Airport, opened on January 19, 1935, serves the island of Aruba. It operates with flights to the Caribbean islands, the American Continent and Europe.

Official Website: airportaruba.com
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 7:00 am until the last flight.
Annual passenger traffic: 2.5 million passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +297 524 2424. Information desk on the ground floor.

Location

The airport is located 3 km (2.5 miles) southwest from Oranjestad.

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Car rental companies

Across from the Arrivals Hall you can find counters from the following companies:

Alamo (Tel +297 583 3244 - 7:00 am to 10:30 pm)
Amigo Rent-A-Car (Tel +297 588 3296)
Avis (Tel +297 582 5496 - 6:00 am to 10:00 pm)
Budget (Tel +297 582 8600 - 6:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Dollar (Tel +297 583 0101)
Econo Car Rental (Tel +297 582 0920 - 8:00 am to 10:00 pm)
Hertz (Tel +297 588 7570 - 7:30 am to 11:00 pm)
National (Tel +297 582 5451 - 7:00 am to 10:30 pm)
Thrifty (Tel +297 583 4902)

Outside the grounds there are also services from:

CarVenience (Tel +297 568 0383)
Jay's Car Rental (Tel +297 583 2223 - 8:00 am to 6:00 pm)
More4Less (Tel +297 588 7255)
Optima Car Rental (Tel +297 582 4828 - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm)
Ruba Rent-A-Car (Tel +297 583 1020)
Smart Rent (Tel +297 562 2220 - 8:00 am to 6:00 pm)
Top Drive (Tel +297 588 6366 - Monday to Saturday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Sunday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm)

 

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Accommodation near Aruba airport (AUA)

The enclosure does not have hotels, but you can find several options nearby, some of them with shuttle services. Talk of the Town Hotel & Beach Club (Tel +297 582 3380), Aruba Surfside Marina (Tel +297 583 0300), Aruba BnB (Tel +297 564 6616), Hacienda Wayaca Apartments (Tel +297 594 5070), Hostal Vitamaria (Tel +297 594 6662), Agua Clara Eco Suites (Tel +297 731 0031), Juanedu Suites (Tel +297 592 4229), Camacuri Residence & Apartments (Tel +297 582 6805), Cadushi Apartments (Tel +297 593 1770), Aspid Apartments (Tel +297 592 0808).

 

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Public and private transportation

Bus - Outside the airport there are stops from the Arubus service (Tel +297 582 7089) to Oranjestad and other locations in the island, such as San Nicolas, Sabana Basora, Malmok and Arashi. Fares and schedules
On the other hand, several tour operators offer private or shared transportation throughout the country. This service must be booked in advance.

Taxi - Ranks are situated outside the Arrivals Hall. The cost of the trip to the city centre is around USD18.00, and an additional charge is added on official holidays and after midnight. Official operators are Aruba's Transfer Tour & Taxi (Tel +297 582 2116 / 2010) and Taxi Address Service (Tel +297 587 5900), with vehicles available 24 hours a day. Journey time to the city centre is around 5 minutes.

 

Parking services at Aruba airport (AUA)

The parking lot is located close to the main building and has sectors for short- and long-term stays. Payment stations are found inside the Arrivals Hall. Immediately opposite the terminal there is a passenger pick-up and drop-off zone for 5 minutes. Fees

 

Services for passengers with special needs

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