Cataratas del Iguazú International Airport (IGR) is an international airport located in Misiones Province, Argentina, serving the city of Puerto Iguazú and providing access to the nearby Iguazú Falls. It is the easternmost Argentine airport served by scheduled flights. The airport is named after Mayor Carlos Eduardo Krause, who was instrumental in the development of the region.
The airport covers an area of 1,804 hectares (4,460 acres) and is operated by Aeropuertos Argentina 2000. The terminal building has a total area of 30,000 square meters (323,000 square feet) and can accommodate up to 1.5 million passengers per year. The airport has two runways, each 2,100 meters (6,900 feet) long and 40 meters (130 feet) wide.
General Information about Cataratas del Iguazú Airport
The following table is an overview of IGR Airport indicated below:
|Airport||Cataratas of Iguazu International Airport|
|Operator||Aeropuertos Argentina 2000|
|Serves||Puerto Iguazú, Argentina|
|Cataratas del Iguazú Airport Code||IGR|
|Cataratas del Iguazú Airport Terminals||Two terminals|
|IGR Airport Runway||1|
|IGR Airport Coordinates||25°44′10″S 54°28′25″W|
|Contact Number||+54 11 3989-9555|
|Cataratas del Iguazú Airport Address||Camino Anexo Ruta Provincial 101, N3370, Misiones, Argentina|
|Elevation||916 ft / 279 m|
Cataratas del Iguazú Airport Code
Cataratas del Iguazú Airport code is IGR. This three-letter IATA code is based on the name of the airport itself.
|WORLD AREA CODE||+1|
|IATA METROPOLITAN CODE||IGR|
Cataratas del Iguazú Airport Map
The IGR Airport location Map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey.
Cataratas del Iguazú International Airport Runway
IGR Airport has only one runway.
|Name||Length (mtr)||Length (ft)||Surface|
Cataratas del Iguazú Airport Terminal
Cataratas del Iguazú International Airport has two terminals: Terminal A and Terminal P.
Terminal A is the larger of the two terminals and is used for domestic and international flights. Terminal P is used for private aviation and charter flights.
Nearest Airports to Cataratas del Iguazú International Airport
Some of the International and Domestic airports near IGR.
- Foz do Iguaçu/Cataratas International Airport – 31 km
- Guaraní International Airport – 68 km
- Adalberto Mendes da Silva Airport – 167 km
- Libertador General José de San Martín Airport – 304 km
- Santa Rosa Airport – 309 km
- Serafin Enoss Bertaso Airport – 340 km
- Silvio Pettirossi International Airport – 365 km
Airlines Operating from Cataratas del Iguazú Airport
The following airlines operate from Cataratas del Iguazú International Airport:
- Aerolíneas Argentinas
- JetSmart Argentina