Puerto Vallarta Airport (PVR)

Puerto Vallarta International Airport | Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport | Aeropuerto de Puerto Vallarta | Aeropuerto Internacional de Puerto Vallarta

IATA: PVR | ICAO: MMPR | Non-official | Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico

Puerto Vallarta Airport Guide

Puerto Vallarta Airport

Puerto Vallarta Airport also known as Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR) is the 7th busiest airport in Mexico — receiving more than 3.5 million international passengers in 2022.

The Puerto Vallarta Airport offers a wide range of amenities for travelers. Business class travelers and those with Priority Pass memberships are encouraged to visit the VIP airport lounge that offers peace and tranquility before departure.

This website is designed to provide you with all the necessary information and support you may need for a streamlined travel experience in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico.

Airport Transfers

Puerto Vallarta Airport transportation is available on a one-way and round-trip basis. Below, you’ll find a breakdown of the four main transportation options which include a private car transfer, private SUV transfer, private 10 passenger shuttle van and an 18 passenger minibus for larger groups and those who are looking for a little more space and privacy.

Private Car

Private Car

Private car transfers are available for up to 3 passengers on a one-way or round-trip basis to/from Puerto Vallarta Airport.

Passengers: 1-3

Rate: $38 USD

Puerto Vallarta Airport SUV Transportation

Private SUV

Private SUV transfers are available for up to 6 passengers on a one-way or round-trip basis to/from Puerto Vallarta Airport.

Passengers: 1-6

Rate: $55 USD

Private Shuttle Van

Private Shuttle

Private shuttle vans are available for up to 10 passengers on a one-way or round-trip basis to/from Puerto Vallarta Airport.

Passengers: 1-10

Rate: $70 USD

Private Minibus

Private Minibus

Private minibuses are available for up to 18 passengers on a one-way or round-trip basis to/from Puerto Vallarta Airport.

Passengers: 1-18

Rate: $140 USD

Airport Car Rental

Car Rental

Puerto Vallarta Airport car rentals start at $22 USD per day for weekly rentals with unlimited mileage.

Pre-book your rental car and explore Puerto Vallarta on your own schedule.

PVR Flight Information

PVR Airport Flight Information

Learn more about which airlines operate out of PVR, check the latest arrivals and departures, and book your tickets to Puerto Vallarta and beyond.

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Puerto Vallarta Hotels Near Airport

Puerto Vallarta Hotels Near Airport

Looking for a clean, comfortable and convenient hotel near the Puerto Vallarta Airport? View our curated list of recommended hotels in Vallarta.

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Car Rentals Puerto Vallarta Airport

Car Rental Puerto Vallarta Airport

Don’t miss out on the chance to make the most of your stay in Puerto Vallarta by renting a car. Reserve your car rental in advance and save.

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Puerto Vallarta Airport Map

PVR Airport Map

Looking for a map of the PVR Airport? Learn more about the Puerto Vallarta Airport by checking out our Airport Map below.

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Puerto Vallarta Airport Transportation

PVR Transportation

Puerto Vallarta offers a variety of transportation services that cater to the needs of travelers, ensuring convenient and hassle-free transfers.

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Puerto Vallarta Tours

Tours & Activities

Whether you seek relaxation or adrenaline-pumping adventures, here are the tours we recommend most for those visiting Puerto Vallarta.

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Puerto Vallarta Airport FAQ

Which airport do you fly into for Puerto Vallarta?

The airport you fly into for Puerto Vallarta is Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR).

Does Puerto Vallarta have two airports?

No, Puerto Vallarta has only one airport and it is known as Puerto Vallarta Airport or Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR).

How long does it take to get through the Puerto Vallarta Airport?

The time it takes to get through the Puerto Vallarta Airport varies, but it typically takes around 30 minutes to 1 hour, depending on factors such as the time of day and the number of passengers traveling on said day..

How many terminals does PVR have?

PVR Airport has has two terminals. Terminal A is used for domestic flights within Mexico. Terminal B is for international flights..

What airlines are flying out of Puerto Vallarta?

Various airlines operate flights out of Puerto Vallarta, including both domestic and international carriers. See our Airlines page for more information on the airlines flying to Puerto Vallara.

Where is the airport in Puerto Vallarta?

The airport in Puerto Vallarta is located just 5 miles (16 mins) from the Malecón in downtown Puerto Vallarta. Book your airport transportation in advance of your arrival and save the time, money and aggravation of waiting in lines at the airport upon arrival.

Is Puerto Vallarta Airport small?

Yes. Puerto Vallarta airport is a relatively small airport compared airports like Guadalajara Airport. Similar sized airports in Mexico include: Merida Airport and Oaxaca Airport.

How early should I arrive at the Puerto Vallarta Airport?

We recommend arriving at the Puerto Vallarta Airport at least 2 to 3 hours before your domestic flight and 3 to 4 hours before your international flight. If you are traveling during a holiday such as Semana Santa (Holy Week), expect to experience major delays at Puerto Vallarta Airport.

How long is the security wait at Puerto Vallarta Airport?

The security wait time at Puerto Vallarta Airport can vary, but it is usually relatively short, especially during non-peak travel times.

How far is Puerto Vallarta Airport from downtown?

The distance from Puerto Vallarta Airport (PVR) to downtown Puerto Vallarta is approximately a 5 mile (16 min) transfer.