Curacao Hato (CUR) Airport
Curacao Hato CUR Airport Overview
Curacao Hato International Airport CUR serves the Dutch island of Curacao - one of the islands of the Netherlands Antilles in the Caribbean Sea - and its capital city Willamstad, a lovely city with Dutch architecture, listed as a World Heritage site by UNESCO.
The Airport is located near the town of Julianadorp, in the center of Curacao island, and is near Willemstad, which is on the eastern shore, or 40 miles north of Venezuela. It is a secure, comfortable and well-managed Airport.
With an estimated 0.6 million passengers a year, Curacao International Airport is served by frequent flights to/from North and South America, as well as Europe, and is visited by tourists and business travelers alike. American & United are among the airlines serving this Airport.
NOTE: 1. A departure fee of $32 for international destinations and $8 for domestic destinations is payable at the departure fee counters on the second floor, just before passing through immigration. However, passengers traveling with American Airlines, United Airlines, KLM, Martin Air and ArkeFly have this fee incorporated in their ticket price.
2. Check-in for long-haul flights is 2 hrs before scheduled departure.
3. InselAir now offers a self-service check-in booth.
4. As of March 2013, passengers boarding or transferring through the airport need to go through security check - irrespective of their destination.
The new passenger terminal at Curacao Airport, opened in 2006, accommodates up to 1.5 million passengers, and has an Information desk in the check-in area of the Departure Hall (tel. (599 9) 839-1000). The Ground level houses both the baggage claim area and the check-in counters, while the first level houses VIP lounges, security screening, immigration, and the East Hold Room with acces to gates 1 to 3 and West Hold Room with accss to gates 4 - 12, in the center of which is the transfer station.Food & drink is available at Cafe Barista & 5-Star Sports Bar. 'Lovers' offers fine food & drink products.
Other services and amenities include a bank branch, ATM machine & currency exchange, Lost & Found, and shops - Antillean Guilders and US dollars are accepted.
Parking at Curacao Airport is available in the parking lot in front of the passenger terminal, with about 300 spaces. and offers the first 10 minutes free for passenger pick-up.
To get from Curacao Airport to your destination you can rent a car or take a taxi.
Curacao Hato CUR Airport Update History
- CUR Airports - Oct 28, 2013
- CUR Airlines Served - Jun 23, 2013