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Ministro Pistarini International Airport (EZE)

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Ministro Pistarini International Airport (EZE)
AddressAut. Richieri S/N, CP 1802, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Telephone(011) 5480 6111
Websitewww.aa2000.com.ar
Number of terminals3
Time zoneGMT -3 (Please note: daylight savings time may apply between certain dates - please check local sources)
LocationBuenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport is located at Ezeiza, 35km (21 miles) southwest of Buenos Aires.
Airport codeEZE
Country dialling code54
Airport newsA new terminal, control tower and expanded parking facilities opened in 2011.
Transfer between terminalsThe terminals are within walking distance of each other.
Driving directionsFrom central Buenos Aires, first take Avenida 9 de Julio, turn on to Autopista 25 de Mayo westbound and then merge on to Avenida TGL Dellepiane and Autopista TGP Ricchieri. Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport is signposted.
Car rentalCar hire companies at Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport include: Alamo, Avis, Hertz and Localiza, located in Terminal A Arrivals.
Public transport and taxisBus: a number of bus services operate to Ezeiza, Buenos Aires and the surrounding areas. Bus 394 runs to Monte Grande railway station and Camino de Cintura; bus 502 serves Ezeiza City; bus 51 runs to Constitución via Monte Grande; and bus 86 operates between the airport and central Buenos Aires, Plaza de Mayo.
Shuttle: Manuel Tienda León (tel: (011) 4315 5115 or 0810 888 5366; www.tiendaleon.com.ar) provides a shuttle service from Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport. The journey time to the city centre is approximately one hour.
Taxi: there is a taxi stand at Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport. Municipal taxis (tel: (011) 5480 0066; www.taxiezeiza.com.ar) are available outside both terminals at authorised taxi ranks (journey time: 45 minutes). Transfer-Express (tel: (011) 5480 0196) operates a chauffeur service between Ezeiza and Buenos Aires, departing from both terminals. Other providers are available.
Car parkingBuenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport has parking spaces available in a multi-storey car park, a covered parking area and an open-air car park next to Terminal A, as well as 2,500 spaces created during the development of Terminal C. There is no distinction between long and short-term parking at the airport. Spaces are subject to availability; reservations cannot be made.
Information and help desksThere are three information desks. One is located on the ground floor of Terminal A and it is open 24 hours, another is on the ground floor of Terminal B and is open from 05:30 until the last flight, while the third is located in Terminal C between the departures and arrivals areas.
Airport FacilitiesMoney and communications: facilities include several bureaux de change in both terminals and ATMs in Terminal A. There is a 24-hour bank in the Terminal A Arrivals area. Telephone and internet access is available in Terminal A Departures and Terminal B Arrivals. Mobile phone hire and services are available in Terminal A Arrivals and Departures.
Eating and drinking:
there are several restaurants, cafés and bars.
Shopping:
there are several shops at the airport. Duty-free is available in Terminal A and B Departures, and in Terminal A Arrivals.
Luggage:
the left-luggage service is located next to the information desk on the ground floor of Terminal A and in Terminal A Departures; lockers are available in Terminal A Arrivals. Lost property is handled by the National Aeronautical Police. Trolleys are available for a fee. Baggage wrapping services are located throughout the terminals.
Other facilities:
there are pharmacies in both terminals, and a medical service centre in Terminal A.
Conference and business facilitiesBuenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport has VIP lounges in the departure areas of Terminals A and B (after security); these are pre-bookable (tel: (011) 5480 2588) and are for business-class passengers of various airlines and club members only. VIP members can use the check-in facilities, bar and relaxation room, shower, internet access, TV and use the telephone and fax facilities. Airport authorities provide a VIP lounge (tel: (011) 5480 2064; www.aeropuertosvipclub.com.ar) on the ground floor of Terminal A Arrivals. internet access is available at telephone booths throughout the terminals, and a photocopy service is available in Arrivals.
Disabled facilitiesBuenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport is fully accessible. Ramps and lifts are located throughout the airport and there are specially adapted bathrooms, toilets and telephones. Telephones for the hearing impaired are also available. There are dedicated parking spaces for disabled passengers.
Airport hotelsThere are no on-site hotels at Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport; most international standard accommodation is in Buenos Aires itself.
Full airport nameBuenos Aires Ministro Pistarini International Airport
CityBuenos Aires
CountryArgentina
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