Medellin Jose Maria Cordova Airport Reviews
Medellin Jose Maria Cordova Airport Reviews
Medellin José María Córdova International Airport (IATA: MDE, ICAO: SKRG) is the second largest airport in Colombia after the El Dorado International Airport of Bogotá in terms of infrastructure and passenger service. It is located in the city of Rionegro, 45 minutes away from the city of Medellín.
The Medellin Jose Maria Cordova Airport is the most important airport in the department of Antioquia, and it´s also the main hub for low cost airline Viva Colombia. In terms of infrastructure, it is the most important in western Colombia. Serves several international destinations, one of the busiest being the route to Miami International Airport. Also serves the most flown route within Colombia (Rionegro-Bogota), which is currently served by main airlines, mainly Avianca, Copa Airlines Colombia, Viva Colombia and LAN Colombia. In the recent years, some significant upgrades have been made regarding its technology and infrastructure, making it one of the most recognized airports in Colombia. LCD Screens have been added, as well as service to European Destinations and new ones in South and Central America and the Caribbean.
since 1993, Medellin Jose Maria Cordova Airport had a steady increase in traffic, due to an increase in the number of airlines flying into the airport, including American Airlines, LAN, Taca, Aerogal. As for cargo airlines, Martinair, Centurion Air Cargo, ABSA, and Florida West International Airways and national freight airlines such as Tampa Cargo, LANCO, AeroSucre have increased their flights to the terminal. In Medellin Jose Maria Cordova Airport anticipates the modernization plan that includes various infrastructure projects, that will make this an airport terminal very attractive for tourists as for airlines.
The Medellin Jose Maria Cordova Airport has three restaurants and a shopping area, where are banks, ATMs, money exchange and car rental. Also the airline Avianca has a VIP room inside the facilities serving domestic and international flights. Outside the main building with a parking lot with a capacity for 250 cars and an area for motorcycles. Long term parking is also provided. You can arrive to your final destinations in a variety of manners such as taxis which you can rent for yourself or share with other passengers, and buses known as collectivos.
ATMs / Cash Machines – Yes, on the main floor.
Car Rentals – Yes
Currency Exchange – Yes, on the main floor.
Food / Dining – There is a 24-hour deli as well other food concessions that operate with short hours.
Information Desk – Information not available
Luggage Storage / Lockers – Apparently there is a luggage store without a name that may store bags for you.
Showers – Not available
Internet: Free WiFi is available at Medellin Airport. The signal is not strong.
Open 24 hours
Medellin Jose Maria Cordova Airport Map
Medellin Jose Maria Cordova Airport Weather Forecast
|Forecast for Jos%C3%A9_Mar%C3%ADa_C%C3%B3rdova_International_Airport||Precip.||Temp.||Wind||speed|
|23.05.2017||20–24||0 mm||15 °C||Light air from East-southeast||1 m/s|
|24.05.2017||00–06||0 mm||15 °C||Light breeze from East-northeast||2 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||13 °C||Light air from South-southeast||1 m/s|
|12–18||0 mm||23 °C||Gentle breeze from East-southeast||5 m/s|
|18–24||0 mm||17 °C||Light breeze from East-southeast||2 m/s|
|25.05.2017||00–06||0 mm||14 °C||Light air from Southeast||1 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||13 °C||Light breeze from South-southeast||2 m/s|
|12–18||0 mm||22 °C||Gentle breeze from East-southeast||4 m/s|
|18–24||0 mm||17 °C||Light breeze from East||2 m/s|
|26.05.2017||00–06||0 mm||14 °C||Light air from East-southeast||1 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||11 °C||Light air from South-southeast||1 m/s|
|13–19||0 mm||23 °C||Gentle breeze from East-southeast||4 m/s|
|19–01||0 mm||16 °C||Light breeze from East-southeast||2 m/s|
|27.05.2017||01–07||0 mm||14 °C||Light air from East-southeast||1 m/s|
|07–13||0 mm||15 °C||Light air from East-northeast||2 m/s|
|13–19||<1 mm||21 °C||Light breeze from Southeast||2 m/s|
|19–01||26 mm||16 °C||Light air from East||1 m/s|
|28.05.2017||01–07||28 mm||14 °C||Light breeze from West-southwest||2 m/s|
|07–13||1 mm||14 °C||Light air from South||1 m/s|
|13–19||0 mm||21 °C||Light breeze from East||3 m/s|
|19–01||2 mm||15 °C||Light air from East-northeast||1 m/s|