As the only airport serving Lima, Jorge Chávez International Airport is surprisingly small, but very well-organised. It is located 14 km north-west of Lima and a taxi ride into the centre takes about half an hour.
Distance from city centre
14 km (8.5 miles) north-west of Lima.
There is a convenient short-term car park opposite the main building and long-term parking to the right of that. Vehicles with a height of more than 2.2 metres are charged higher fees. Visa and MasterCard are accepted.
Airport telephone number
+51 1 511 60 55
KLM operates out of the international section of the terminal, with flights bound for Dutch destinations. Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol to connect with long-haul and pan-European flights.
No. of terminals
One (including one domestic and one international section).
There is only one terminal at Jorge Chávez International Airport, separated into a domestic and international section after check-in. Globe-trotters are channelled left in the building, while visitors to Cuzco, Arequipa, and other Peruvian destinations should head right.