El Dorado International Airport

Last updated: Wednesday, October 4, 2023


El Dorado International Airport is a large airport located in Bogota, Colombia. It serves Bogota and the surrounding areas.

It operates scheduled services and is identified by the IATA code BOG.

El Dorado International Airport is situated in the continent of South America, specifically in the country of Colombia, with latitude 4.70159 and longitude -74.1469.

It has an elevation of 2548.43 meters (8361 ft) and is identified by the GPS code SKBO.

Phone+57 601 2662000
Elevation2548.43 m (8361 ft)
AddressAv. El Dorado #103-9, Fontibón, Bogotá, Colombia
WebsiteEl Dorado International Airport
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Airport address

El Dorado International Airport

Av. El Dorado #103-9, Fontibón, Bogotá, Colombia

Which country is El Dorado International Airport?

El Dorado International Airport is situated in Bogota, which is in Colombia, a country located on the continent of South America.

How do I get from El Dorado International Airport to city centre?

There are several options to get from El Dorado International Airport to the city center of Bogota:

  1. Taxi: Taxis are readily available at the airport. Look for the official taxi stand and provide the address of your destination to the attendant. The journey to the city center takes around 30-40 minutes, depending on traffic conditions.

  2. TransMilenio: This is Bogota's rapid transit system. You can take the K86 or J23 TransMilenio bus from the airport to the city center. The buses are located outside the airport terminal. The journey takes approximately 45 minutes to an hour, depending on traffic.

  3. Airport Shuttle: Some hotels in Bogota offer airport shuttle services for their guests. Check with your hotel if they provide this service and arrange for a pick-up.

  4. Private Transfer: You can pre-book a private transfer service to pick you up from the airport and take you directly to your destination in the city center. This option offers convenience and comfort, especially if you have a lot of luggage or prefer a more personalized service.

It is recommended to check the latest information and options available at the airport upon arrival, as transportation services may vary.

Flight information

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Most common questions

Below are quick answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about El Dorado International Airport.

  1. How many terminals does El Dorado International Airport have? El Dorado International Airport has two terminals: Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Terminal 1 is the main terminal and handles both domestic and international flights, while Terminal 2 is primarily used for domestic flights.

  2. What is the distance between El Dorado International Airport and downtown Bogota? El Dorado International Airport is located approximately 15 kilometers (9 miles) west of downtown Bogota. The average travel time between the airport and the city center is around 30 minutes, depending on traffic conditions.

  3. Are there any transportation options available from El Dorado International Airport to the city center? Yes, there are several transportation options available from the airport to the city center. These include taxis, ride-sharing services, and public buses. Additionally, the airport offers an official shuttle service called "TransMilenio Airport Express" that provides direct transportation to various locations in Bogota.