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Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport

General information

Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport is the largest airport in Algeria. The airport is named after the former president Houari Boumédiène and the main hub for flag carrier Air Algérie. You can travel by train, bus and taxi from the airport to the city centre, within the city the metro is the fastest travel option.

The two largest airports in Algeria are Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport and Oran Ahmed Ben Bella Airport.

Location

Where is Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport situated?

The airport is situated east of the city of Algiers. By car, you can get to the airport by following road N5/A1 (Autoroute Est-Ouest).

How many terminals does Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport have?

The airport has three terminals, namely Terminal 4 (International), Terminal 1 (International and Domestic) and Terminal 2 (Domestic). Terminal 3 is no longer in operation. Terminal 4 was officially opened in 2019, it is one of the most modern terminals in Africa. Thanks to the opening of Terminal 4, the capacity of the airport has grown to 22 million passengers per year. Terminals T1 and T4 are interconnected, it is just a short walk to Terminal 2.

Airport Map


Transportation

Car

The distance from Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport to the centre of Algiers is 20 kilometres. By car, it takes 40 minutes to get to the centre of Algiers.

From ALG Airport to Algiers City centre by Car
20 km
40 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Algiers is about DZD 1500.-. Book your taxi at Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From ALG Airport to Algiers City centre by Taxi
20 km
40 min
DZD 1500.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Hertz, Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), Budget, National (Enterprise Holdings), Dollar (The Hertz Corporation) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport.

Services

Flights

Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport.

Flight tickets

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Which airlines fly from and to Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Air Algérie
  • Tassili Airlines
  • Vueling
  • Air France
  • British Airways

Accommodations

Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.

family

Numidien Hotel, Alger

Featuring free WiFi and a sun terrace, Numidien Hotel offers pet-friendly accommodation in Alger. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. A flat-screen TV with satellite channels, as well as a computer are available.

Hotels in Algiers

Looking for the best hotels in Algiers? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.

family

Lamaraz Hotels, Alger

Featuring free WiFi and a spa centre, Lamaraz Hotels offers accommodation in Alger. Guests can relax in the lounge. Free private parking is available on site.

business

AZ Hôtels Vieux Kouba, Alger

AZ Hotel vieux Kouba offers accommodation in Alger. Guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant. Free private parking is available on site. Each room at this hotel is air conditioned and features a TV. Every room includes a private bathroom.

Things to do

It is possible to book activities in the city and near Algiers Houari Boumediene Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!

Activity

Algiers: Private Transfer to/from Algiers Airport

Book a safe and reliable private airport transfer to or from Algiers International Airport to your accommodation in Algiers province. Sit back and relax during the comfortable and convenient journey.

Reviews

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