Bogota El Dorado Airport
Bogota El Dorado Airport is Colombia’s largest and busiest airport, accounting for about 45% of the total number of passengers at airports in Colombia. The airport consists of two runways and two terminals. T1 is one of the most modern terminals in South America. Bogota El Dorado Airport is home to Avianca, the second oldest airline in the world (after KLM). Viva Air, Satena, Wingo and LATAM Airlines offer many flights to and from the airport as well.
The airport was recently renovated to increase capacity to a maximum of 40 million passengers per year. There are also plans to build a second airport called El Dorado II. This future airport in Facatativá west of Bogota will be connected to the current airport by train or light rail.
Where is Bogota El Dorado Airport situated?
Colombia’s largest airport is located northwest of the historic city centre (La Candelaria). The airport is easily accessible by car via Avenida El Dorado.
How many terminals does Bogota El Dorado Airport have?
The airport consists of two terminals, Terminal 1 is used for international and domestic flights, Terminal 2 (Puente Aéreo / Air Bridge) for domestic flights operated by airlines Satena and EasyFly. T1 is a modern terminal with two piers and the shape of an “h”. A free satellite bus runs every 20 minutes from 05:00 hours to 23:00 hours between the terminals.
The distance from Bogota El Dorado Airport to the centre of Bogota is 15 kilometres. By car, it takes 30 minutes to get to the centre of Bogota.
From BOG Airport to Bogota City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Bogota El Dorado Airport by public transport. Visit the Bogota El Dorado Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Bogota El Dorado Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Bogota is about COP 30000.-. Book your taxi at Bogota El Dorado Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From BOG Airport to Bogota City centre by Taxi
At Bogota El Dorado Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), National (Enterprise Holdings), Enterprise, Budget, Avis, Europcar, Hertz 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.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Bogota El Dorado Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Bogota El Dorado Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Viva Air
Hotels near the airport
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Things to do
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Bogotá: Monserrate, La Candelaria and City Walking Tour
Discover the wonders of Bogotá on a sightseeing tour. With an expert guide, explore the vibrant downtown area, visit the fascinating Gold Museum, learn about the region’s gang history, taste local beverages, and ride the cable car to Monserrate.
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