Oaxaca International Airport (OAX/MMOX)

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Other Major reasons to serve this airport

  • Two of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites can be found at this destination:
    • Oaxaca city, itself
    • Monte Albán archaeological site, a 20 minutes ride from downtown
  • Splendid Pre-Hispanic and Colonial heritage
  • Over 5,800 hotel rooms
  • Underserved VFR market
  • Centre for agriculture and livestock production

Marketing and other support

  • Dedicated sales and marketing team
  • Reception and celebration of your inaugural flight in our airport
  • Market analysis, statistics and intelligence
  • We work closely with the Veracruz VCB, the Ministry of Tourism of The State of Veracruz, The Mexican Ministry of Tourism and Mexico Tourism Board, to attain the best conditions for a successful route development
  • Based on a business case for every specific new route, ASUR may offer a competitive incentive package to support it
  • Contact us for further information

Catchment Area

  • > 500,000 live in Oaxaca city and its suburbs.
Please contact us for information on freight opportunities.

Oaxaca International Airport


  • Oaxaca City is the political and economical capital of Oaxaca State. A 10 minute car ride from the airport will get you there
  • Monte Alban, the magnificent archaeological site is only 20 minutes away from downtown Oaxaca by car
  • Rental cars, minivans and taxis are available at the airport
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Infrastructure & Operations

  • Runways (number and length):
    • 01 – 19 = 2450 m x 45 m
  • Width of taxiways: 23m
  • Not slot coordinated
  • Operating hours: 06:00hrs – 20:00hrs
  • One terminal. 6 stands. 22 check in counters
  • Elevation: 1521 m
  • ICAO Reference code: 4D
  • Largest aircraft: MD11
  • Heavy investments are being done in order to comply with ICAO´s Annex 14.
  • Passenger Terminal expansion works have begun

Vital statistics

  • Over 603,000 passengers in 2008
  • An impressive 14% growth YOY
  • Six regular carriers, one air taxi
  • Click/Mexicana is the largest carrier in the airport
  • Continental Airlines serves successfully the IAH-OAX route since 2004
  • Mexicana just started the LAX-OAX route


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