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Santa Cruz Viru Viru Airport

General information

Santa Cruz Viru Viru Airport is Bolivia’s busiest airport located north of the country’s largest city. Santa Cruz, also known as Santa Cruz de la Sierra, is home to 1.5 million people. The airport is mainly used by Amaszonas and Boliviana de Aviación, it handles more international connections than La Paz El Alto Airport.

Location

Where is Santa Cruz Viru Viru Airport situated?

The airport is located north of the city, close to the RN 4 Autovía al Norte motorway.

How many terminals does Santa Cruz Viru Viru Airport have?

The airport consists of a long terminal and runway (3,500 metres). The check-in counters are located in the middle of the terminal, National Arrivals on the left and International Arrivals on the right.

Airport Map


Transportation

Car

The distance from Santa Cruz Viru Viru Airport to the centre of Santa Cruz de la Sierra is 17 kilometres. By car, it takes 25 minutes to get to the centre of Santa Cruz de la Sierra.

From VVI Airport to Santa Cruz de la Sierra City centre by Car
17 km
25 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Santa Cruz Viru Viru Airport by public transport. Visit the Santa Cruz Viru Viru Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Santa Cruz Viru Viru Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Santa Cruz de la Sierra is about BOB 70.-. Book your taxi at Santa Cruz Viru Viru Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From VVI Airport to Santa Cruz de la Sierra City centre by Taxi
17 km
30 min
BOB 70.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Santa Cruz Viru Viru Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Europcar, Budget 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

Santa Cruz Viru Viru 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 Santa Cruz Viru Viru Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Santa Cruz Viru Viru 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 Santa Cruz Viru Viru Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to Santa Cruz Viru Viru Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Santa Cruz Viru Viru Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Amaszonas
  • Boliviana de Aviación
  • Ecojet
  • LATAM Airlines
  • Air Europa

Accommodations

Hotels near the airport

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

luxury

Sun Hotel, Santa Cruz de la Sierra

Featuring an outdoor swimming pool, a garden, and a spa with a hot tub and sauna, this hotel in Santa Cruz de la Sierra offers free Wi-Fi, free parking, and free transfers to and from the airport.

family

Hotel Viru Viru II, Santa Cruz de la Sierra

Set in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, within 12 km of Pirai River Bungalows and 14 km of Arenal Park, Hotel Viru Viru II offers accommodation with a fitness centre and free WiFi throughout the property as well as free private parking for guests who drive.

Hotels in Santa Cruz de la Sierra

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

business

Urban Suites Apart Hotel, Santa Cruz de la Sierra

Situated 1.4 km from Sacred Art Museum, Urban Suites Apart Hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre and air-conditioned accommodation with a balcony and free WiFi.

luxury

Alfonsina Hotel Boutique, Santa Cruz de la Sierra

Conveniently located only a 10-minute walk from Ventura Shopping Centre, Alfonsina Hotel Boutique. offers accommodations in Santa Cruz de la Sierra. Free Wi-Fi access is available and guests are served a complimentary breakfast daily.

budget

Residencial Ikandire, Santa Cruz de la Sierra

Set in a charming Colonial-style house, Ikandire features a central courtyard decorated with plants. Rooms have Wi-Fi and the hotel is 50 metres from Santa Cruz de la Sierra’s historic cathedral.

Things to do

It is possible to book tours in the city and near Santa Cruz Viru Viru 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

5-Day Galapagos Land Tour on Isabela: Small Group Tour

Experience the highlights of Isabela Island on this 5-day trip. Explore nature and see Galapagos wildlife on this is an all-inclusive tour accompanied by your guide.

Tour & transport

Andalusia and Barcelona 7-Day Package Tour From Madrid

Explore the sights of Andalusia and learn about the Moors influence on Spain on a 7-day tour of Andalusia. Then, visit the capital of Catalonia on the Costa Brava. Discover a rich Iberian culture as you visit Seville, Valenica, Granada, and more.

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