Santiago Arturo Benitez (SCL) Airport
Santiago Arturo Benitez SCL Airport Overview
Santiago Arturo Benitez International Airport SCL serves the capital city of Santiago, in Chile, South America. has been honored by IATA for its rapid recovery of its terminal and airline operations after the February 2010 earthquake. Furthermore IATA considered Santiago International as being a leader in Latin America, 'both for its efficiency, quality and customer orientation'.
SCL Airport is located in Pudahuel, a part of the metropolitan region of Santiago, Chile's capital city, and only 17 miles northwest of its city center. It is accessible either via Ruta 68, taking Autopista Vespucio north to the Airport Exit, or via the 6-lane Autopista Constanera Norte, taking the Airport Exit.
With two very long runways and serving over 14M travelers per year, Arturo Benitez Airport is hub for Lan Airlines and is served by a number of domestic and international airlines (including Delta & American) offering direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe.
The on-Airport 5-level Holiday Inn connects internally to both the Domestic and the International areas of the passenger terminal and has its own parking spaces, as well as a conference hall for up to 170 persons.
The new passenger terminal at Santiago Benitez Airport is divided into Domestic (D) and International (I) areas.
The Tourist Information desk is located on the first level inside International Arrivals and is open 8:30am-5:30pm. Tel: 6019320.
Present and future Airport developments:
Phase 1 of the Airport's redevelopment plan is to increase terminal capacity from 9 million to 16 million passengers a year by 2015, and icludes construction of a new international departure area, extension of domestic departure area, modification of domestic & international arrivals sector, new baggage handing system & increased internationaal police capacity. A new terminal for internatinal flights is to be built in the future.
79 Correo Aeropuerto Internacional .
- Website for Santiago Arturo Benitez: http://www.aeropuertosantiago.cl/english/
- Contact: http://www.aeropuertosantiago.cl/english//contact/index.php
- Phone: +56 2 690 1700
Santiago Arturo Benitez SCL Airport Update History
- SCL Airports - Oct 27, 2013
- SCL Airport Intro - Oct 22, 2013
- SCL Buses & Trains - Oct 22, 2013
- SCL Email - Oct 22, 2013
- SCL Parking On site - Oct 22, 2013
- SCL Rental Cars - Oct 22, 2013
- SCL Main Terminals - Aug 2, 2013
- SCL Airlines Served - Jun 6, 2013