Monterrey General Mariano Escobedo International Airport Guide (MTY)
Code: MTYNo. of terminals: 3 Dialling code: +52
Carretera Miguel Alemán Km. 24, Apodaca, Monterrey, Nuevo León 6660, Mexico
The airport is situated 24km (15 miles) northeast of Monterrey.
(081) 8288 7700.
Here you'll find essential information on General Mariano Escobedo International Airport, including contact details, airport transfer facts, details of airport facilities, and how to get there.
There are two help and information desks at the airport: one is located in National Arrivals and the other in International Arrivals.
Free minibus shuttles operate between the three terminals from 0500-0000.
From Monterrey city centre, take Avenida Constitución, then Carretera Miguel Alemán and follow the airport exit signs.
Bus: The Skybus express shuttle (tel: (081) 8044 4444; www.skybus.com.mx) operates regularly from 0600 to 2300 on weekdays, less frequently at weekends, departing from immediately outside the airport and running to the Valle Oriente terminal in Monterrey city centre ((journey time: approx. 45 minutes; fare from US$5). Prior reservation is advisable.
Taxi: Several taxi companies provide services to/from the airport (journey time: 30 minutes; fares from US$15). Travellers can buy pre-paid tickets at designated airport desks. Suburban (tel: (081) 8352 2511; www.suburban.com.mx) offers pre-booked taxis.
There are numerous restaurants, bars and cafés in the various 'plaza' areas dotted around the terminals.
Numerous duty-free, clothing and gift shops are available, as are book shops, and local crafts stores.
Airlines have executive lounges for business-class passengers and club members, such as the Aeromexico Premier Salón Lounge, which is located on the ground floor of the International Departures lounge (next to the restaurant) and offers Wi-Fi Internet access, fax and photocopying. Business and conference facilities can be found at the nearby hotels. The nearby Hampton Inn - Monterrey Airport (tel: (081) 8196 8500; hamptoninn.hilton.com) has a business centre and services including express mail, fax, photocopying and printing; the hotel also offers meeting rooms with audiovisual equipment for hire. The Best Western Monterrey Airport (tel: (081) 8220 3200; book.bestwestern.com) has a fully equipped business centre and a boardroom for meetings. Courtyard by Marriott - Monterrey Airport (tel: (081) 8625 5050; www.marriott.com) is equipped with a business centre and four meeting rooms. Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel.
Short-term and long-term parking is available at Terminals A and C. Additional short-term and ‘premium’ valet parking spaces can be found at Terminal B.
Avis, Alamo, Dollar, Europcar, Greenmotion, Hertz, Payless, Sixt and Thrifty are all represented at the airport. Car rental kiosks are located outside the Terminal A arrivals area.