El Edén International Airport (AXM)

El Edén International Airport

El Edén International Airport is an international airport serving Armenia, the capital of the Quindío Department of Colombia. It is located 13 kilometers (8.1 mi) southwest of Armenia, near the town of La Tebaida. The airport handles domestic flights to Bogotá and Medellín and international flights to Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

The airport is capable of receiving aircraft such as Boeing 737 and 727, Airbus A319 and A320, McDonnell Douglas MD-80 and Fokker 100. The first international flight to land at El Edén International Airport was operated by Spirit Airlines on 13 November 2009 from Fort Lauderdale, USA. As of September 2023, Spirit Airlines operates three times a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from El Edén International to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport

General Information about El Edén Airport

The following table is an overview of AXM Airport indicated below:

AirportEl Edén International Airport
Airport TypePublic
ServesArmenia, Colombia
El Edén Airport CodeAXM
El Edén Airport Terminals1
AXM Airport Runway1
AXM Airport Coordinates04°27′10″N 75°45′58″W
El Edén Airport AddressCl. 23 #22-08, Armenia, El Eden, Armenia, Quindío, Colombia
Contact Number+57 67479400
Elevation3,990 ft / 1,216 m

El Edén Airport Code

El Edén Airport code is AXM. This three-letter IATA code is based on the name of the airport itself. 


El Edén Airport Map

The AXM Airport location Map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey.

El Edén International Airport Runway

AXM Airport has one active runway.

NameLength (mt)Length (ft)Surface

El Edén Airport Terminal

El Edén International Airport has one terminal, which was rebuilt after a major earthquake in 1999. The terminal was upgraded in 2008 and 2009 to include a new international gate and immigration area. The airport is now capable of receiving aircraft such as Boeing 737 and 727, Airbus A319 and A320, McDonnell Douglas MD-80, and Fokker 100.

Nearest Airports to El Edén International Airport 

Some of the International and Domestic airports near AXM.

  • Matecaña International Airport – 69 km
  • La Nubia Airport – 122 km
  • Alfonso Bonilla Aragón International Airport – 158 km
  • José María Córdova International Airport – 299 km
  • El Caraño Airport – 307 km
  • Gerardo Tobar López Airport – 322 km

Airlines Operating from El Edén Airport

The following airlines operate from El Edén International Airport:

  • Star alliance
  • Copa Airlines
  • EasyFly
  • LATAM Airlines
  • Spirit

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