IHateTaxis.com
Arrive Stress-Free
An International Travelers' Ground Transportation Guide

Destination Search



Currency Exchange

Argentina Neuvo Peso
ARS 10:
Argentina Neuvo Peso (ARS 10)
USD $0.65
CAD $0.84
AUD $0.84
NZD $0.89
EUR €0.61
GBP £0.51
JPY ¥72.67

More Currencies,
Foreign Exchange Calculator



Read More: Tips on Preventing Lost Luggage

Preventing Lost Luggage


Read More: What Can I Put in My Checked Luggage?

What Can I Put in My Checked Luggage?


Search for FTE El Calafate Airport Rental Car Deals

Car Rental


More Things to do in El Calafate, including Tours, Layover, and Overnight Ideas


Stuff to do in El Calafate


El Calafate Tour Ideas

El Calafate Downhill Mountain Biking Adventure

El Calafate Downhill Mountain Biking Adventure
Duration:
4 hours
From:
USD 450.00
Let a chairlift do the hard work for you and then fly down Mt Huyliche on this guided mountain bike tour from El Calafate. Starting from the Calafate Balcony steppes, your 8-mile (13-km) descent lasts three hours with stops for nourishing snacks and explanations of what you see along the way. When you're not pedaling off to remote corners of Laguna Escondida, snap pics of Argentino Lake, the Andes mountains and aerial views of El Calafate. Mountain biking experience is not required but you should know your way around a bike.

Full-day Luxury Calafate Glaciers Cruise with Gourmet Lunch

Full-day Luxury Calafate Glaciers Cruise with Gourmet Lunch
Duration:
10 hours
From:
USD 337.50
Spending a full day exploring Los Glaciares National Park offers magnificent views and the Patagonian ice field is the largest ice concentration on the planet outside of the polar regions. Los Glaciares National Park offers a magnificent combination of forest, lakes, mountains, ice and steppes with more than 200 glaciers. This is a full day experience to southern Patagonia sailing aboard a stylish cruiser you will enjoy the highest standard of comfort and gourmet cuisine.

More Things to do in El Calafate, including Tours, Layover, and Overnight Ideas


El Calafate Airport (FTE) Information


El Calafate Airport TransfersSafely Arrive or Depart Stress-Free at the El Calafate Airport -- Book a safe and convenient private El Calafate Airport transfer from USD 20 or a safe and economical shared El Calafate Airport shuttle transfer from USD 18.
Book My Private Car Now
Book My Shuttle Now

 FTE El Calafate Airport Info & Guide


El Calafate Airport

Where is El Calafate Airport?  


The city of El Calafate is stuated 320 kilometres northwest of Río Gallegos, Santa Cruz, the largest province in Argentine Patagonia.


El Calafate is the gateway to Perito Moreno Glacier, Cerro Chaltén and Cerro Torre in Los Glaciares National Park, an important tourist destination.


El Calafate International Airport (IATA: FTE, ICAO: SAWC), officially Comandante Armando Tola International Airport, or  El Calafate Comandante Armando Tola Airport, or simply El Calafate Airport, is located about 21 kilometres (13 miles) east  of El Calafate, in Santa Cruz Province, Argentina.


El Calafate Airport serves about half a million passengers a year.


Airlines that fly to El Calafate Airport include Aerochaco, Aerolíneas Argentinas, LADE and LAN Argentina.


Cities with flights to El Calafate Airport include Buenos Aires, Comodoro Rivadavia, Córdoba, Gobernador Gregores, Mar del Plata, Puerto Madryn, Río Gallegos, Río Grande, San Carlos de Bariloche, Trelew and Ushuaia.


Or, to arrive stress free, pre-book your shared El Calafate Airport shuttle from IHateTaxis now.


 

 Other Items of Interest at El Calafate Airport


El Calafate Airport's terminal was designed by Carlos Ott, the famous architect from Uruguay.

 

El Calafate Airport services include:


  • Drugstore
  • Cafeteria (open around scheduled flight times)
  • Electrical outlets

 

You will need to pay a boarding fee at El Calafate Airport:


  • Domestic: ARS 38.00
  • Regional: ARS 6.05
  • International: USD 20.50




Additional El Calafate Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.



 More El Calafate Airport Transfer & Airport Connection Options



Last Updated: 15 Oct 2016