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About Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport (EZE)

Also known as Ezeiza International Airport, Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport is the largest airport in Argentina and is a key hub in South America. Our Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport guide includes important contact details, as well as information regarding terminal facilities, public transportation and nearby accommodation.

Information:

There are two information desks, one on the ground floor of Terminal A and one between the departure and arrival areas in Terminal C.

Website:

http://www.aa2000.com.ar

Driving directions:

From central Buenos Aires, first take Avenida 9 de Julio, turn onto Autopista 25 de Mayo westbound and then merge onto Avenida TGL Dellepiane and Autopista TGP Ricchieri. Buenos Aries Ministro Pistarini International Airport is signposted from this point.

Transfer between terminals:

The terminals are within walking distance of each other.

Airport Info

Code:
EZE
Address:
Ezeiza
Autopista Tte Gral. Ricchieri Km 33,5
Buenos Aires
1802
Location:

Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport is situated at Ezeiza, 32km (19 miles) southwest of Buenos Aires.

No. of terminals:
3
Telephone:

+54 114852 6900

Time Zone:
Argentina Time
GMT -0300

Public Transport

Public transport road:

Bus: Public buses are an inexpensive way to travel from the airport to a range of destinations, including the city centre. Bus 394 runs to Monte Grande railway station and Camino de Cintura.

Shuttle: The Manuel Tienda León Bus Company (tel: +54 810 888 5366; www.tiendaleon.com.ar) runs a shuttle bus service between Ezeiza Airport and downtown Buenos Aires. The journey time to the city centre is approximately one hour and tickets can be purchased at booths inside the arrivals hall or online. 

Taxi: The official taxi operators at the airport are Taxis Municipalidad (tel: +54 11 5480 0066) and REMIS (tel: +54 115480 1215; www.worldcar-sa.com) is among the providers. The journey time to the city centre is around 35 minutes by taxi and prices start around 450 Pesos. Travellers are advised to only book taxis at the official stands in the airport and not accept rides offered from drivers without booking.

Terminal facilities

Money:

There are several bureaux de change and ATMs in each terminal. A bank with 24-hour services operates in Terminal A.

Food:

There is a range of restaurants at Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport. Options are available in each terminal. This includes fast food outlets, cafés and eateries serving local and international fare.

Shopping:

There are several shops at Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport selling newspapers, local products and fashion items. Duty-free is available in the departure areas of Terminal A.

Luggage:

The left-luggage service is located next to the information desk on the ground floor of Terminal A. Lockers are also available in Terminal A. Lost property is handled by the Airport Security Police (tel: +54 11 4480 9590). Luggage trolleys are available for a fee. Luggage wrapping is also available.

Other:

Other facilities available at Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport include a pharmacy and a medical centre in Terminal A.

Airport facilities

Conference and business:

Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport has VIP lounges in the departure area of Terminal B and the arrivals area of Terminal A (after security); these are pre-bookable (tel: +54 11 5480 2064) with facilities including a private bar, relaxation rooms, internet access and fax facilities.

Disabled facilities:

Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport is fully accessible. Ramps and lifts are located throughout the airport. There is specially adapted bathrooms, toilets and telephones (including telephones for the hearing impaired). There are dedicated parking spaces in the on-site car parks for disabled passengers and pregnant women.

Any passengers who may require additional assistance are advised to contact their airline in advance of travel.

Car parking:

Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport offers parking in a multi-storey car park serving Terminal B, an open-air car park next to Terminal A, and an area opposite at Terminal C. There is no distinction between long- and short-term parking at the airport.

Car rental:

Car hire companies at Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport include Alamo, Avis, Hertz and Localiza. Desks for these operators can be found in the arrival areas.