Montevideo-Carrasco International Airport

Travel Guide South America Uruguay Montevideo Montevideo-Carrasco International Airport



Uruguay's primary airport is Montevideo Carrasco International Airport (website in Spanish) (MVD), which serves flights to and from North and Central America, the rest of South America, and Spain. PLUNA Airlines (website in Spanish) is the national airline, and operates flights to Asuncion, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Córdoba, Curitiba, Florianópolis, Foz do Iguacu, Porto Alegre, Punta del Este, Bariloche, Rosario and Santiago de Chile. Several other airlines have destinations throughout South America as well, and to cities like Miami, Panama City and Madrid.

For more information about other airports throughout the world, also see the list of airports.



Getting there and away

Arriving in Carrasco International Airport, tourists will have to choose a way to transfer to the city. The choices are many: for those seeking an economical choice, the best option is the bus (Omnibus). For tourists traveling accompanied the most used is the taxi. The price of trip depends on the destination point and is defined in the airport or you can book online. For example from the airport to downtown is about US$35-50.



Airlines, Destinations and Terminals

For more information about airlines, also see the list of airlines and the details about flying with budget airlines.

  • Aerolíneas Argentinas - Buenos Aires-Aeroparque
  • American Airlines - Miami
  • BQB Líneas Aéreas - Florianópolis, Foz do Iguaçu, Rivera, Salto
  • Copa Airlines - Panama City
  • Gol Airlines - Porto Alegre, São Paulo-Guarulhos
  • Iberia - Madrid
  • LAN Airlines - Santiago de Chile
  • LAN Perú - Lima
  • PLUNA - Asunción, Buenos Aires-Aeroparque, Buenos Aires-Ezeiza, Campinas-Viracopos, Córdoba, Curitiba-Afonso Pena, Florianópolis, Foz do Iguaçu, Porto Alegre, Rio de Janeiro-Galeão, Santiago de Chile, São Paulo-Guarulhos
  • Sol Líneas Aéreas - Buenos Aires-Aeroparque
  • TACA Peru - Lima, Asunción
  • TAM Airlines - São Paulo-Guarulhos



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