Ministro Pistarini International Airport Ezeiza (EZE) is the only airport that receives international flights from all over the world such as North-America, Europe, Oceania, … Are you flying from Chile, Uruguay or Brasil? Then likely your flight will arrive at Aeroparque (AEP). Always check your booking. Below you find the best way to get from Ezeiza to Buenos Aires. We checked the easiest way.
The easiest way to go from Ezeiza to Buenos Aires
The best way to get from Ezeiza airport to Buenos Aires is by private transfer, taxi or bus. A journey of 31km is necessary to get to the city center. As a tourist, you probably have some luggage with you, so traveling comfortably is most welcome. How to get to from Ezeiza airport to Buenos Aires?
Arrival at Ezeiza airport. What to do?
Once you arrive on Argentinian ground there is first the passport control ahead of you. Please note to have your address of staying with you. Afterward, you will have the opportunity to get your luggage. It’s most likely that the customs services are going to check your luggage by scanning. The ride from Ezeiza airport to Buenos Aires takes around 30 – 50 minutes, depending on the traffic.
1. Private transfer from Ezeiza
Do you want to enjoy the comfort of an arranged private transfer from Ezeiza to Buenos Aires? Welcome transfer is the reference to arrange your transfer. The easy thing is that you decide your pick-up time, return, and destination.
Our experience with Welcome transfers
We did the test and we need to say, we were stunned by the service! Upon arrival, we received a text message saying that our driver was waiting in the arrival hall with a nameplate. The Welcome driver did speak English and helped us immediately with our luggage.
The car was parked nearby and within 10 minutes we were on our way to Buenos Aires city. We received complimentary a bottle of water, a nice touch. The Welcome car was in perfect condition. A thing that is not for granted if you take a normal taxi in Buenos Aires.
The driver gave some interesting information about Buenos Aires and gave us the opportunity to drive by some highlights in the city.
Here are 5 reasons to take a private Welcome transfer:
- Notification that the driver is waiting for you in the arrival hall.
- English speaking driver.
- Cars are in good condition and the drivers respect the traffic law.
- Complimentary services: a bottle of water, guided tour if you want.
- Drop-off directly at your hotel.
Our rating is definitely 5 stars! Click here to start your reservation.
On the internet, you read some scams practices when taking a taxi from Ezeiza airport to Buenos Aires. For example, taxi drivers that don’t turn on their meter, charging you too much, add service costs to the total price. Be aware of that.
The city had a great system for this kind of irregularities. A system that calculated your trip to Buenos Aires and the price was fixed. But, the system is removed due to renovations at Ezeiza airport. 🙁
Be aware that taxi drivers are charging you too much
A taxi ride from Ezeiza airport to Buenos Aires city will cost you around 25 USD / €23.
The taxies are waiting for you just outside of the arrival hall. Five minutes of walking.
Do you want some more comfort, an English driver and a car that in perfect condition? Then we suggest booking a transfer through our website with Welcome.
3. Uber or Cabify
Note that Uber is not recognized as an official taxi company, so by the law, it’s illegal. There are cases that legal operating taxi drivers assault Uber drivers when they see them. Therefore, Uber drivers often avoid busy places such as airports. Some drivers will ask you to take place in the front seat, so it looks that you are a friend or walk more or less to the end of the parking (600m away).
Uber will cost you around 25USD / 28 EURO.
Cabify, on the other hand, is a legal operation taxi company in Buenos Aires. As Cabify is pretty popular it is possible that you have to wait a bit.
Are you considering taking a taxi, Uber or Cabify? We suggest booking a Welcome transfer through our website. The price difference is small and the extra comfort you get with a Welcome transfer is definitely worth it after a long flight.
4. Public transport
From July 2th 2018 is it possible to take a bus from Ezeiza Buenos Aires airport to the city. Bus line 8 brings you from the airport to Plaza de Mayo or Congress. One way ticket cost you 0,72 USD / 0,60 EURO. A cheap and good way to start your journey with the public transport of Buenos Aires.
5. Shuttle bus
Good luck there are some private bus companies that are more than happy to get you to your destination. Of course, the stops are restricted. With a budget of $250 pesos (12USD), it’s possible to get on the bus that takes you from Ezeiza airport to Buenos Aires. There are some companies available but you need to choose the right one to get the closest stop to your destination. Aerobus Ezeiza, Tienda Leon, Mini Bus Ezeiza
Is there an opportunity to arrange a car from the hotel or friends? Then we recommend this very much. Often hotels offer private taxis to get comfortable in Buenos Aires city. Friends are the easiest way to get from the international airport Ezeiza to Buenos Aires. And above that, you have a super warm welcome.
7. Train and metro
Do you like to ride a train or subway? Sorry, we have to disappoint you. There is no train or subway to get you from the international airport Ezeiza to Buenos Aires.
List of international flights arriving/departing from the international airport of Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini (EZE).
Air Europa: Madrid
British Airways: London
Air France: Paris
Air Canada: Santiago
Aerolineas Argentina: Madrid, Lima, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Miami, New York, Punta Cana
LATAM: Lima, Miami, Asuncion, Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro
Amercan Airlines: Dallas, Miami, New York,
United Airlines: New York, Houston
Emirates: Rio de Janeiro -> Dubai
Qatar: Sao Paulo -> Doha
Turkish Airlines: Sao Paulo -> Istanbul
AeroMexico: Mexico City
Copa Airlines: Panama City
*List not completed. Please always check your booking.