Curacao Hato (CUR) Airport
Curacao Hato CUR Airport Overview
CUR 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. Unless your departure fee is included in your airline ticket, you need to pay a departure fee ($32 for international, and $8 for domestic flights).
2. Check-in for long-haul flights is 2 hrs before scheduled departure. InselAir offers a self-service check-in booth.
3. 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 and offers the first 10 minutes free for passenger pick-up.
From Curacao Airport you can rent a car or take a taxi to your end destination.
Present and future Airport developments: Ongoing expansion work comes down to its final engineering; both check-in & security check areas are being air-conditioned, the Airport Plaza will have new shops & a 'Meeters & Greeters' area. Other improvements between 2014 and 2018 include runway upgrade, the renovation of the Hato Handling, and adding a General Aviation Center.