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Quick Jump links to Mexico City Airport

Mexico City International Airport is located to the east of the absolute centre of the massive urban sprawl of Mexico City, around 10KM from the Alameda Square which traditionally marks the city centre. The airport, like the rest of the city is busy at all times, and serves more than 100 cities worldwide, and handles around 30 million passengers each year through the two main Terminal buildings. The airport is comparatively easy to negotiate, and all signage is in Spanish and English for convenience.

Mexico City Airport Car Hire Advice

Although Mexico City is busy at all times, and the traffic flow seems chaotic, it is actually a surprisingly easy city to drive in, and most signage is easy to follow as you drive. Getting around can be slow going during the main morning rush hour, so it makes sense to travel after 10 in the morning when the roads are much quieter. A lot of travellers prefer to rent a larger car such as a 4WD in Mexico city for added confidence when driving.

Car Hire At Mexico City Airport

In Terminal 1, car hire is available in a number of locations. Alamo, Avis, Budget , Europcar, National, Hertz, and Sixt are all based just inside the National arrivals gate by the baggage reclaim area. Outside the main Terminal building, Gold Car Rent is in Building D and Thrifty is in Building B across from the arrivals gate. Within Terminal 2, car hire is located in the Arrivals Triangle behind baggage reclaim, where Alamo, Avis, Budget , Hertz, Europcar, National, Sixt , and Thrifty all have their desks.

Driving Directions to Mexico City Airport

Mexico City International Airport is surrounded by residential areas that have grown up over the time since the airport was opened, and the roads get very busy, so you need to leave plenty of time to make the journey. From the centre of the city at Alameda Square, you would head northeast along Paeso de Reforma before joining the Avenida Rio Consultado in a westerly direction. This road runs directly into the airport building.

Mexico City Airport Contact Details

Mexico City International Airport has its own website at AIXM.com.mx where up to date flight information is available. For customer services, you can call customer services on 2482-2424, or email comentarios@aicm.com.mx

Benito Juarez International Airport GUIDE, Mexico


The airport is located 8 miles east of Mexico City and is connected by the Fray Servando Avenue and the Rio Churubusco road on the left of the Avenue road.

Benito Juarez-Mexico City Airport Terminal Information

The airport has one large Terminal with eight lounges and the Internationaland domestic departures and arrivals are located on the second floor. The baggage reclaim is located on the ground floor. The lounges are A, B, C, D, E, F1, F2 and F3 handling different airlines.

Information Desk

The airport information desks are located in Domestic arrivals lounge A, in Internationalcounters in lounge F, in front of gate 19 and 29B. The airport tourist desks are located in lounge A, B and F for tourist want help and accommodation.

Traveling to and from Mexico City Airport

By Metro Rail : the Metro rail station at the airport is located at walking distance of baggage reclaim area. Take gate-A and walk the full length of the Terminal and the covered sidewalk. The M sign signifies the Metro rail station and the station is on line 5, for passengers want to travel on line 1 take train to Pantitlan and change for line 1. There are trains to different tourist destinations.

By Bus : the bus station is located near the domestic Terminal ’s lounge D and passengers can purchase bus tickets. There are number of bus companies such as Pullman de Morelos and Estrella Roja operate to destinations in Puebla, Pachuca, Queretaro, Toluca, San Miguelde Allende, Celaya and Irapuato.

Hotel transportation service : the hotel’s provide transportation service for passengers from the airport to the hotels in the city and should be pre booked. The hotels provide shuttle buses, van and limousines services according to the booking.

Benito Juarez-Mexico City Airport Facilities

Currency Exchanger & ATMs : bureau de changes are located in all the lounges and cash dispensers machines are located in lounge A, below lounge B and at convenient places in lounge E and F. Local banks are located in all the lounges.

Food & Drinks : the airport has several cafes, bars, restaurants and fast food outlets in all the lounges serving traditional Mexican dishes, tequila drinks, pizza, burger and ice cream.

Shopping : there are number of shops selling commodities like clothes to jewelry and duty free shops all located in different locations in the airport.

Other Facilities : pharmacy is located in lounge C and F.

Internet access and internet cafes are available in lounge E.

Post office is located in lounge A.

Medical center is available on the upper level of lounge C.

Mexico City Airport Facilities for Disabled

The airport is equipped with ramps, lifts and wheelchair for transferring passengers to different levels in the lounges. Passengers require wheelchair and assistance with wheelchair should contact the airlines in advance. Any specific request the airlines should be informed in advance and car parking is available at designated car parks in the airport.

Address :
Benito Juarez International Airport
Av Capitan Carlos Leon S/N Col Penon
De los Banos Delegacion Venustiano
Carranza, DF CP 15620, Mexico.
Ph: (0)5 571 3600 or visit: www.aeropuertosmexico.com/ingles.

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