LIM Airport - Lima Jorge Chavez Airport ( Lima - Callao , Peru )

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Lima Jorge Chavez LIM AIRPORT OVERVIEW

Lima Jorge Chávez International Airport LIM (Aeropuerto Internacional Jorge Chávez) is Peru's primary airport, operated by Lima Airport Partners (LAP). It had received Skytrax's 'Best Airport in South America' award for seven consecutive years, including 2014, and received (for Airports of its size) 'Best Airport Staff Service in South America' award for the fourth time.  With an ILS CAT III certification, aircraft landings at the Airport are now made safer during fog conditions. 
The Airport is located in the Callao section of Peru's capital city of Lima, 11 km from Lima's Historic Center, and 17 km from Miraflores. Elmer Faucet Avenue links the Airport directly to downtown Lima.
The new 960-meter tunnel under Nestor Gambetta Avenue in Callao, eases traffic congestion around the airport,

With two long runway and 18.8 million passengers in 2016, Lima Jorge Chavez International is hub to LAN Peru, TACA Peru (which have recently merged) & other domestic airlines, and is served by a host of international airlines offering direct and connecting flights to all parts of the globe.

The automated flight center at Lima Airport can be reached at (511) 511-6055.

The on-Airport four-star 'Ramada Costa del Sol Lima Hotel' (tel. 511 711 2000) is right in front of the control tower and the Arrivals exit. For other hotel accommodations visit the  Iperu’ counters in the Arivals area.

Jorge Chavez International Airport has one passenger terminal,  divided into Domestic &  International traffic.  For Terminal details at this site open ‘Terminal Map’ and scroll down to the text;  for ground transportation open: ‘Ground Transportation /Buses & Trains.
 
NOTE: 
 - Tourists at Lima Airport will have access to a video about arrivals procedures and travel in the Country - also available at 'In the Spot' on YouTube, where a Peruvian minister makes recommendations & gives great travel advice.
 - Discussion about Peru /U.S.A. visa-free travel are currently ongoing.
 - ALL passengers now need their bags X-rayed & examined.
 - A recent passenger survey showed that 92 percent of respondents gave the Airport high marks.

Current and future Airport developments:

 - Ongoing construction on a new Airport entrance, with access by a 4-lane bypass from Santa Rosa Avenue, linked to the Costa Verde coastal road, is to be completed by 2019.
 - second terminal and runway ($1B  expansion project) should boost total Airport capacity to 30M passengers annually by 2031. 
 
Address
Elmer Faucett Avenue
Lima - Callao, 100
PER
Website: http://www.lap.com.pe
Contact: http://www.lap.com.pe/lap_web/contactenos.aspx?codigo=1
Phone: +511 517 3100