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Mendoza Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Mendoza Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

MDZ Airport Overview

mendoza airport guideTo help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Mendoza Airport.

What to Expect

The small terminal at Mendoza Airport (code: MDZ) handles domestic and regional routes. Facilities include a couple eateries and a few shops. Free WiFi helps pass the time.  For added comfort while you wait, there is a lounge. See Airport Lounges in the guide below for location and access information.

Sleeping in Mendoza Airport

We do not yet have any sleep-related airport reviews; however, a general review mentions cold temperatures, uncomfortable seating and noise.  Bring along a travel blanket and earplugs.  For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby. See our Airport Hotels section below for locations or read some traveller airport reviews for more tips.

To help us keep this guide up-to-date, you can add or update information or write a review to submit airport tips and photos. You can also visit the airport’s web site for current information.  For more airport information continue scrolling down to explore more in our Mendoza Airport Guide.

In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.  For more information on Europe’s Schengen Area, click here.

Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

If you are an economy class traveller, you can enter the following lounge at Mendoza airport through a lounge membership program. Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket!

  • Aeropuertos VIP Club – Location: Main Terminal, Domestic Departures, Airside, near Gates 3 and 4. Showers are available. Lounge Access: Lounge membership programs.

Related Pages: Mendoza Airport Lounges

Airport Hotels

There are no hotels at Mendoza Airport, but you will find a few along the road to the city center, which is 20+ minute drive away. Visit Tripadvisor to see a list of hotels in Mendoza, search deals and read traveller reviews.

Airport WiFi/Internet

A reader (January 2019) tells us that free WiFi is available at Mendoza Airport throughout the terminal.

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

ATMs / Cash Machines – At the time of this update we did not have any information regarding ATMs. See Banking Services below for other money options.

Banking Services – There is a National Bank located in the International Hall.

Currency Exchange – Currency exchange services are available at the bank. See Banking Services above.

Duty Free & Shopping – Duty Free is available in 2 locations: International Terminal, Ground Floor in the pre-boarding sector • International Terminal, Ground Floor near Baggage Claim. Additionally there is a small selection of shops available Landside.

Food & Drinks – A reader (September 2018) tells us that there is a 24 hour restaurant on the second floor. We have not been able to confirm this, so plan ahead. The airport offers Havanna, Tienda de Cafe and Pizza & Espuma. Hours: unknown.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Luggage Wrapping – True Secure Bag offers luggage wrapping.

Mobile Charging – A reader tells us “Charging stations with USB sockets, and Argentinian sockets (compatible with European sockets) are available throughout the airport. ” (July 2019)

Pharmacy – Location: International, Landside, ground floor.

Rest Zones – There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.

Showers – Not available.

SIM Cards – A reader has asked us to include where to buy SIM Cards. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.


Mendoza airport is served by the following airlines: Aerolíneas Argentinas • Avianca • Copa Airlines • Flybondi • GOL • LATAM • Norwegian Air • Sky Airline.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Local bus route 60 links the airport to the city center. You can catch it in the main access area. At the time of this update, the bus fare is $1.20.

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies have offices onsite: Alamo • Avis • Europcar • Hertz • Localiza • Wonder Rent A Car.

Hotel Shuttles

See also Airport Hotels above.


You can hire a “remis” (privately-owned taxi) or a fixed-rate taxi from clearly-marked areas in the airport parking lot.

Last updated: 2022-10-28

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, is subject to change at any time without notice.   The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers, and their websites. We are not representatives of any of the above-mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or  write a review.