Buenos Aires airport: Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery Airport (AEP)

Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery Airport

Jorge Newbery Airport is the second airport of Argentina's capital Buenos Aires. This airport is mainly used for domestic flights and international flights to neighboring countries. Other international flights are carried out from Buenos Aires Ezeiza Airport. Jorge Newbery Airport is situated on the verge of the city center on the Rio de la Plata.

Airport codes

IATA airport code: AEP
ICAO airport code: SABE

Transport

Local transport

Train

There's no train connection with Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery Airport.

Car and bus

Aeroparque Jorge Newbery is situated only 3 kilometers from Buenos Aires' center. The airport is easily accessible from the city center by rental car via the Avenida 9 de Julio and then the Pte. Arturo Illia. Just before the airport you bear off to the left to the Avenida Rafael Obligado Costanera. After a bit more than two kilometers you reach the entrance of the airport.

A shuttle bus of the company Manuel Tienda Leon departs every half hour to Retiro train station and then on to the central bus station Madero near the Plaza San Martin. Some buses subsequently continue to Buenos Aires Ezeiza Airport.

Car rental Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery Airport

You can rent a car in the Arrivals Hall. Six car rental companies are present at Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery: Avis, Hertz, Alamo/National, Localiza, VIP Car and World Car. You can also book a car in advance using the service provided by EasyTerra; they compare the rates of several providers in a single quote.

Taxi

There are taxis outside the Arrivals Hall. These are all registered taxis and can be recognized by the black-yellow color. The starting price is 4.60 pesos and subsequently 0.46 pesos per 200 meters. The total price for a taxi ride to Buenos Aires' center amounts to 20-25 pesos.

Airport Parking

A parking garage (Parking Sur) is connected with the terminal. There's also a large parking lot (Parking Norte) on the northern side of the airport. There are no separate parking places for short or long-term parking. You pay 8 pesos per half hour.

Services

Services

Hotels

There are several hotels nearby the airport, like Polo Suites by Hollywood (Tel. +54(0)11 5279 6800), Awwa Suites & Spa (Tel. +54(0)11 3966 0000), Hotel Cristoforo Colombo (Tel. +54(0)11 4778 4900) and The Migueletes Plaza (Tel. +54(0)11 4899-2153). Other hotels in Buenos Aires' center are Concorde Hotel (Tel. +54 (0)11 4313 2018), Hotel Madero (Tel. +54 (0)11 5776 7777) and Hotel Emperador (Tel. +54 (0)11 4131 4000). For more hotels and to book online you can go to Booking.com. They offer a large range of hotels at competitive internet rates.

Shops and restaurants

There's a reasonable range of restaurants, cafés, (snack) bars and shops at Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery Airport. This is however a relatively small airport so don't expect a large shopping center or extensive eating and drinking facilities.

Baggage

You cannot store your baggage at this airport. The lost-and-found desk is located near the baggage claim area.

Information

There's an information desk in the Arrivals Hall for inquiries about the airport or public transport facilities. You can also book a hotel here or an international flight from Ezeiza, Buenos Aires' other airport.

Business

The Aeropuertos VIP club (Tel. +54(0)11 4852 6469) in the Arrivals Hall A1 has excellent facilities. The business hotels in Buenos Aires' center (see Hotels) offer extensive business facilities.

Disabled facilities

Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery Airport has excellent accessibility for the disabled. There are wheelchair ramps, adapted elevators and toilets, low-hanging telephones and special telephones for the hearing-impaired. Parking places have also been reserved for disabled travelers (and pregnant women) near the entrance of the terminal.

Other services

There are exchange offices and ATM's, a post office, possibilities to rent cell phones and internet kiosks. Wireless internet (Wi-Fi) is also available.

Contact

Contact

Address

Aeroparque Internacional Jorge Newbery
Avenida Costanera Rafael Obligado
Pto. Nuevo/Retiro
Buenos Aires
Argentina

Telephone, fax, email

Telephone: +54(0)11 5480 3000
Fax: +54(0)11 4565 5300
Email: via contact form

Airport codes

IATA airport code: AEP
ICAO airport code: SABE

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