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About Simon Bolivar Intl. - Maiquetia Simon Bolivar Intl. Airport

The airports location is close to Caracas, the capital of Venezuela. The small runway which was built in 1912 in Maiquetia, which is an important commercial city, is the basis of Simon Bolivar Airport. A private company purchased the runway in 1920 for the use of passenger, cargo and postal aircrafts, and invested in the airport. The airport officially opened in 1945 as Maiquetia International Airport. Between 1952 and 1962 the runways and terminal building were renewed and expanded. After 1972, it was decided the airport to bear the name Simon Bolivar, which is the symbol name for Venezuela's independence. Simon Bolivar Airport is the busiest international airport in the country and serves 5 million passengers annually.

Getting to the City Center from Simon Bolivar Intl. - Maiquetia Simon Bolivar Intl. Airport

Caracas, the capital of Venezuela, has the Simon Bolivar Airport located 21 kilometers of the city center. From Simom Bolivar Airport, the main airport of the country, direct and connecting international flights to the whole world are organized. Thanks to the improved transportation network in Caracas, there are many options for travelling to the airport from the city center.

In Caracas where you will have many transportation options from underground transportation to railway systems, from road to aerial transportation, the same options can also be used when travelling from the airport to city center.

While travelling from Simon Bolivar Airport to the city center you have different options to choose from. Taxi, bus, metro and car rental are among these options.

Taxi

While travelling from Simon Bolivar Airport to the city center, you can choose to use taxis. The reliable and comfortable taxis can provide you with a comfortable travel to the city center. The taxis that you can get on in front of the terminal building at the airport offer service every day.

Bus

is one of the public transportation options that you can use to get to the city center from the airport. You can get to the city center with an economical and easy way thanks to the buses departing in front of the terminal building.

Metro

You can have a very comfortable and quick travel to the city center by metro which is one of the fastest and the most economical options. You can get on the trains from the airport. Metro offers service from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.

Car Rental

You can rent a car from one of the car rental companies which have offices at the airport and have a different travel option to the city center with the car you have rented. Budget, Amigo, Unirent, Hertz, Aco and Europcar are the companies you can get in contact with. You can drive yourself or rent a car with a driver.

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2017
Getting to Simon Bolivar Intl. - Maiquetia Simon Bolivar Intl. Airport from the City Center

There are many alternatives that you can use for going to the Simon Bolivar Airport from the city center. Among these alternatives taxis, buses, metro and car rental come to the forefront.

Taxi

You can use taxis in order to get to Simon Bolivar Airport from the city center. Taxis are a reliable and comfortable means of transportation and will offer you with a comfortable and quick travel to the airport. You can reach the airport in about half an hour by taxi that you can get on in every part of the city.

Bus

Bus is one of the public transportation options that you can use to get to the airport from the city center. You can catch your plane at the airport with an economical and easy way thanks to the buses you can get on from all stops.

Metro

You can have a very comfortable travel to the airport by metro which is one of the fastest and the most economical options. You can get on the trains from the metro stations. Metro offers service from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.

Car Rental

You can rent a car from one of the car rental companies located in the city center and have a different travel option to the airport with the car you have rented. Budget, Amigo, Unirent, Hertz, Aco and Europcar are the companies you can get in contact with. You can drive yourself or rent a car with a driver.

Airport Information

Simon Bolivar Airport, which is located 21 kilometers of Caracas city center, is an international airport offering service as the main airport in the country. There are two terminal buildings at the airport where flights to America, Europe and Caribbean are intensively organized. Simon Bolivar Airport, with its ocean view, offers reliable and comfortable flights as well as a wide range of services.

Wireless internet can be used in every part of the airport. At the airport, there are many services such as bank ATM, information desk, lounge, shower cabin, prayer room, phone cabin, fax and post service and health center. There are also stores to shop and restaurants to spend pleasant time while eating and drinking something.

The cafes and restaurants at the airport; Benihana, Fast Coffe, Domino’s Pizza, Churromania, Jugos La Chara, Jucoca, Delicia, Vitamina, Kepen, Cafe Ole, Hot Dog and Muscle Beach, Arancini Snack, La Giostra, Church’s Chicken, Subway and Arepa Grill.

The stores that you can do some shopping while waiting for your flight; Libberias Del Sur, Book Land, Golosinas, Confiteria Abejita, Chucemania, Tapara, En Espera, Laura Kemper, Quantum Sport, Joyer Kreys, Sebastian, Aeroboutique and Aeroshop.

Last Updated: 10 Sep 2017

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You can use La Guaira Airport as an alternative to Simon Bolivar Intl. - Maiquetia Simon Bolivar Intl. Airport.

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Turkish Airlines, Avior Airlines, Copa Airlines fly to Simon Bolivar Intl. - Maiquetia Simon Bolivar Intl. Airport.

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Avior Airlines organizes direct flights from the cities of Santo Domingo to Simon Bolivar Intl. - Maiquetia Simon Bolivar Intl. Airport.

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