Medellin Airport (MDE)

Medellin Airport | Medellin International Airport | Aeropuerto de Medellín José María Córdova

Medellin Airport Code IATA: MDE | ICAO: SKRG | Non-Official | Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia

Medellin Airport Guide

Medellin International Airport

Medellin Airport also known as Aeropuerto de Medellín José María Córdova International Airport (MDE) is the 2nd busiest airport in Colombia — receiving more than 4.6 million international passengers in 2022.

The MDE Airport officially opened on August 29th, 1985 and offers a range of amenities for travelers including a VIP airport lounge (Harmony Lounge).

This website serves as a comprehensive guide to Medellin Airport — from real-time flight updates, reputable rental car companies, airport transportation (private cars and minibuses), flights, hotels, tours and more.

Airport Transfers

Medellin Airport transfers are 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 as well as private 10, 15 and 20 passenger minibuses 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 4 passengers on a one-way or round-trip basis to/from Medellin Airport.

Passengers: 1-4

Rate: $45.80 USD

Private Minibus

Minibus (10 pax)

Private minibus transfers are available for up to 10 passengers on a one-way or round-trip basis to/from MDE Airport.

Passengers: 1-10

Rate: $113.50 USD

Private Minibus

Minibus (15 pax)

Private minibus transfers are available for up to 15 passengers on a one-way or round-trip basis to/from Medellin Airport.

Passengers: 1-15

Rate: $86 USD

Private Minibus

Minibus (20 pax)

Private minibus transfers are available for up to 20 passengers on a one-way or round-trip basis to/from MDE Airport.

Passengers: 1-20

Rate: $136.60 USD

Airport Car Rental

Car Rental

Medellin Airport car rentals start at $7 USD per day for weekly rentals with unlimited mileage.

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

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Medellin Car Rentals

Car Rental Medellin Airport

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

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Medellin Airport Transfers

Medellin Airport Transfers

Medellin offers a variety of transportation options that cater to the needs of visitors with professional, convenient and hassle-free transfers.

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Medellin Airport Information

Medellin Airport Information

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

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Medellin Airport Flights

Flights to Medellin Airport

Planning your trip to Medellin, Colombia? Frequent travelers recommend booking flights to MDE Airport in advance to find good deals.

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Medellin Airport Hotels

Medellin Hotels

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

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Medellin Airport Tours

Medellin Tours

Whether you’re looking for peace and tranquility, nature tours or adrenaline-pumping adventures, Medellin has so much to offer.

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Medellin Airport Frequently Asked Questions

Which airport should I fly into Medellin?

Medellin Airport (IATA: MDE | ICAO: SKRG) is the official international airport of Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia. The airport is also known as Aeropuerto de Medellín José María Córdova or Aeropuerto Internacional de Medellín José María Córdova.

How long does customs take at Medellin Airport?

If you are flying to Medellin Colombia Airport from another country it can take anywhere from 15 to 45 minutes to pass through customs and complete the immigration process.

Is 2 hours enough to get through customs at Medellin Airport?

Yes, two hours should be more than sufficient amount of time to get through customs at Medellin Airport.

What airlines fly direct to Colombia?

Avianca, AA, ANA, Jet Blue, LATAM, Spirit Airlines, TAP Air Portugal and United Airlines all offer direct flights to Colombia. More info.