El Dorado International Airport (sometimes referred to as Bogota International Airport) is located in Bogota, Colombia and ranks among the world's 50 busiest airports. Located in the center of Colombia, El Dorado airport is the main international and domestic air gateway in the country and services 49% of the nation's total air traffic.
As the gateway for all travelers entering Colombia, BOG is an ideal place to rent a car thanks to its convenient location, 15km outside the city with easy access to Avenida El Dorado - one of the fastest highways in Bogota. El Dorado International Airport is a critical hub for Avianca, Copa Airlines Colombia, LAN Colombia, Satena, EasyFly and many other cargo companies. BOG provides air traffic with the world's third-largest landing field, encompassing approximately 1700 acres of land.
Auto Europe will gladly help you book a rental car in Bogota so that a vehicle is ready upon your arrival at the El Dorado Airport terminal. Travelers to Colombia should know we can also book rentals cars at Medellin Airport and Cali International Airport.
BOG offers travelers one large, H-shaped terminal (Terminal 1, aka T1). International flights arrive and depart from the north pier of the terminal and domestic flights use the southern side of the facility. Airline lounges operated by LAN and Avianca are available in the international concourse and travelers will enjoy a large food court plaza and numerous retail stores and cafes in the terminal’s duty-free area.
International travelers to Colombia who arrive at El Dorado International Airport can expect short lines at the terminal's well-designed immigration desks. The immigration area offers "express lane" options for travelers holding biometric passports and moving about the El Dorado Airport terminal is easy thanks to moving walkways, escalators and elevators. Those who suffer a flight delay can entertain themselves at the airport's small casino. ATMs are available throughout the airport and the terminal's car rental desks are located near baggage claim.
If you have questions during your stay at the El Dorado International Airport staff members or car rental personnel will be glad to provide information about the terminal or to answer your questions about currency conversion. Fluency in Spanish isn't necessary in the airport, but many Colombians will appreciate it if you make an effort to use "please", "thank you" and other small courtesies in their native tongue. Once you've secured your luggage and have your rental car keys in hand, you'll be treated to a quick drive from BOG to the city via the Avenida El Dorado express highway.
At Auto Europe we're best known for offering the lowest rates in the rental car industry, but our commitment to customer service extends to include discounted hotel bookings in Bogota and throughout Colombia.
If you're interested in securing a discount by booking your rental car and hotel together or you'd like to experience our industry-leading customer service please don't hesitate to call us toll-free at 1-888-223-5555. Auto Europe's award-winning agents are available 24/7 and we will be happy to offer a free quote or to help you book a hotel room in Colombia. You can also securely reserve your car rental at the Bogota Aiport using our simple 3 step booking engine located in the left of each page.
Telephone: +57 1 4251000
Location: El Dorado International Airport is located less than 10 miles outside of the Bogota city center and travelers can enjoy a quick drive into the city via the Avenida El Dorado express highway.
|Bogota International Airport
Calle 26 #103-9
Fontibon, Bogotá, 151755
IATA Code: BOG
ICAO Code: SKBO
General Information: El Dorado is the most important airport in Colombia, accounting for 49% of the total air traffic in the country. It handles all domestic and international flights into Bogotá. El Dorado is located about 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) west of the city center.