Alcantarí International Airport, Sucre, Bolivia
Alcantarí Airport was inaugurated on May 15, 2016.
It is located 30 kilometers south from Sucre, about 50 minutes away by car. The modern airport has a platform of 28000 square meters, a passenger terminal of 5660 square meters, a 3600 meter long, 45 meters wide track and the whole airport is about 345 hectares. The terminal has two floors. Departures are located on the first floor and the administrative offices on the top floor. Unlike the old Sucre airport, this airport can handle night operations.
There are no international flights at this point.
Airlines and destinations
- Amaszonas: La Paz, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Uyuni
- Boliviana de Aviación (BoA): Cochabamba, La Paz, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Tarija
- EcoJet: Cochabamba, Santa Cruz de la Sierra
- TAM: Cochabamba, La Paz, Santa Cruz-El Trompillo
Due to its altitude (2904 m.a.s.l), fogs are a frequent reason for flight delays and changes. Travelers must take into consideration this information when plannig a journey through Bolivia.
Official name: Alcantarí International Airport
IATA Code: SRE
Official website: Not available
Tel.: Not available
Number of terminals: 1
The price of passenger transport by taxi to and from Alcantarí airport is Bs 50 (7,20 USD). Minibuses leave from the corner of Av. Gregorio Donoso and Calle Camargo and the cost is set at Bs 8 (1,15 US per person).
No ATMs or money exchange houses are located in Alcantarí Airport, therefore be sure to have enough Bolivianos to pay the transportation or tips.
Wi-fi internet is available at the airport as well as phone booths for international and local calls.
A luggage storage service is provided to the passengers by hours or days.
The airport has an open parking area for short stays situated a few meters away from the main entrance.
Alcantarí airport has no hotel inside its area. Lodging in Sucre city.
New Airports soon to be opened
The Bolivian government announced the construction of two new airports in the department at the following location:
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