Montevideo Carrasco Airport
Since commissioning of the new terminal at the end of 2009, the airport in Uruguay is known as one of the most convenient airports in South America (“always clean and empty”). The only direct flights between Europe and Montevideo are operated by Iberia and Air Europa from Madrid Barajas Airport.
Where is Montevideo Carrasco Airport situated?
Montevideo Carrasco Airport is located on the outskirts of the city, east of the city centre and close to the chic residential area Carrasco. The beach and Hotel Carrasco (Sofitel Montevideo Casino Carrasco & Spa) are located south of the airport.
How many terminals does Montevideo Carrasco Airport have?
The airport features a modern and spacious terminal that was opened in 2009. The terminal consists of three levels, Arrivals (right side) and Domestic Departures (left side) can be found on the ground floor. The check-in desks 1 to 44 and the boarding gates 1 to 8 (after security) are located on the first floor. On the second floor, you can find the public panorama terrace, the outdoor area is opened daily from 10:00 hours to 18:00 hours.
The distance from Montevideo Carrasco Airport to the centre of Montevideo is 22 kilometres. By car, it takes 40 minutes to get to the centre of Montevideo.
From MVD Airport to Montevideo City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Montevideo Carrasco Airport by public transport. Visit the Montevideo Carrasco Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Montevideo Carrasco Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Montevideo is about UYU 1800.-. Book your taxi at Montevideo Carrasco Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From MVD Airport to Montevideo City centre by Taxi
At Montevideo Carrasco Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, 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 Montevideo Carrasco Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Montevideo Carrasco Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- LATAM Airlines
- Aerolíneas Argentinas
- GOL Airlines
- Air Europa
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Montevideo
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Things to do
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