Airports

Mexico City International Airport (MEX)

Location: The airport is situated six miles (10km) east of Mexico City.
Time: Local time is GMT -6 (GMT -5 between the first Sunday in April and the second last Sunday in October).
Contacts: Tel: +52 (0)2482 2424.
Transfer between terminals: Passengers can ride the free Air Train between the two terminals. The general public have to take the public transportation bus between the terminals at a nominal charge.
Getting to the city: The Mexico City Metro subway system links the airport to downtown Mexico City. There are also suburban bus services including Autobuses del Oriente (ADO) and Autobuses Estrella Roja. Some hotels offer a pick-up service; it is worth checking their charge as it is generally cheaper to take a taxi.
Car rental: Car rental companies include Avis, Budget and National.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are regulated and passengers can pay in advance at the taxi counter in Arrivals. Authorized taxis are mustard yellow with an aeroplane logo. It takes about 45 minutes to the city centre.
Facilities: Facilities at the airport include ATMs, banks, bureaux de change, business facilities, a post office, restaurants, shops, hotel reservations and tourist information.
Parking: Parking at Mexico City International Airport is charged at MXN 44 per hour, up to a limit of MXN 288 per day.
Website: www.aicm.com.mx