El Tepual International Airport (PMC)

El Tepual International Airport

El Tepual International Airport is a public airport located 10 kilometers (6.2 mi) southwest of Puerto Montt, the capital of Los Lagos Region in Chile. The airport is the main gateway to Chilean Patagonia and serves as a hub for Aerolíneas DAP and LATAM Chile. It is also used by a number of smaller airlines, including Sky Airline and JetSmart. The airport has one runway, which is 3,000 meters (9,843 ft) long and 45 meters (148 ft) wide. It also has a passenger terminal, a cargo terminal, and a maintenance hangar. 

The first commercial flight to El Tepual Airport was in 1960, and the airport has been expanding ever since. In 2012, the airport served over 1.6 million passengers. In 2017, the airport was awarded the “Best Regional Airport in South America” by the Airport Council International.

General Information about El Tepual Airport

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

AirportEl Tepual Airport
Airport TypeMilitary/Public
ServesPuerto Montt
El Tepual Airport CodePMC
El Tepual Airport Terminals1
PMC Airport Runway1
PMC Airport Coordinates41°26′19″S 73°05′38″W
El Tepual Airport Address5480000 Puerto Montt, Los Lagos, Chile
Contact Number+56 65 229 4161
Elevation294 ft / 90 m

El Tepual Airport Code

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


El Tepual Airport Map

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

El Tepual International Airport Runway

PMC Airport has one active runway.

NameLength (mtr)Length (ft)Surface

El Tepual Airport Terminal

El Tepual International Airport has only one terminal. This terminal serves both domestic and international flights. The terminal was inaugurated in February 2010 and has five jetways, four domestic gates (numbered 1-4), and one international gate (gate number 5, which is not yet in operation and is still used for domestic flights). The terminal also has a restaurant, a massage facility, immigration offices, and areas for disabled persons.

Nearest Airports to El Tepual International Airport 

Some of the International and Domestic airports near PMC.

Airlines Operating from El Tepual Airport

The following airlines operate from El Tepual International Airport:

  • LATAM Airlines
  • JetSmart 
  • Sky Airline

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