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El Dorado International Airport Code BOG

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Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 4°42'5"N / -74°-8'-48"W


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Station ID: SKBO
Observation Time: 12/03/2021 2:59 pm

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About El Dorado International Airport Code

El Dorado International Airport Code is BOG. This three-letter IATA code is based on Bogota city in Colombia that the airport serves. At a height of 2,648 meters above sea level, El Dorado International Airport (BOG) is also part of the Engativa district and Funza municipality. 

About El Dorado International Airport (BOG)

Nestled in the heart of Colombia, El Dorado International Airport (BOG) is one of the busiest airports in Latin America with over 32 million passenger traffic and 741,000 metric tons of cargo. It is Columbia’s most trusted airport accounting for almost half of the total air traffic of the entire country.

Regarded as the hub of Colombia’s flag carriers Wingo and Avianca among others, El Dorado International Airport (BOG) functions are operated by Operadora Aerodora International. This is the same organization that looks over the operations of Zurich airports. El Dorado International Airport was rated the world’s best airport by World Airport Awards and its staff has also emerged as the best in South America by Skytrax. 

El Dorado International Airport (BOG) serves as the hub for LATAM Colombia and Satena as well.

El Dorado International Airport (BOG) Runways

El Dorado International Airport (BOG) is serviced by two world-class asphalt runways: 13L/31R and 13R/31L. 

El Dorado International Airport (BOG) Terminal

El Dorado International Airport (BOG) terminal is still undergoing renovations. This facility will be called Terminal 1 or T1 once it starts operating for the general public some time down the lane. There are two concourses in this facility that has an “h” shape. The international concourse is on the north side while the domestic one is on the south. 

This facility hosts several airline lounges including EL Dorado Lounge by MasterCard at the International concourse. There are multi-cuisine restaurants, duty-free shops, and cafes among other facilities. 

Nearest Airports to El Dorado International Airport (BOG)

La Vanguardia Airport : 51.78 miles 

Girardot Airport : 53.68 miles 

San Pedro Jagua Airport : 55.94 miles 

Apiay Airport : 58.76 miles 

Medina Airport : 60.62  miles 

Major Passenger Airlines Operating from El Dorado International Airport (BOG)

Aerolineas Argentinas


Air Canada

Air Europa

Air France

Albatros Airlines

American Airlines


Avianca Costa Rica

Avianca Ecuador

Avianca El Salvador

Avianca Express

Avior Airlines

Copa Airlines






LASER Airlines

LATAM Brasil


LATAM Colombia

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
13R-31L 12,467 ft 148 ft Asphalt Yes
13L-31R 12,467 ft 148 ft Asphalt Yes

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?
    You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
  • Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
  • The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
  • You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
  • Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
  • Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
  • Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
  • Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
  • For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.

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