Juan Manuel Gálvez International Airport (RTB)

Juan Manuel Gálvez International Airport

Juan Manuel Gálvez International Airport is an international airport located on the island of Roatán, in the Caribbean Sea 50 kilometers (31 mi) off the northern coast of Honduras. Roatán is the largest of the Bay Islands and a popular tourist destination. The airport serves national and international air traffic of the island, the nearby cities, and the region. It is the fourth busiest airport in Honduras.

The airport is named after Juan Manuel Gálvez (1889-1972), the former president of the Republic of Honduras in 1949–1952. It was known previously as Roatán International Airport.

General Information about Juan Manuel Gálvez Airport

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

AirportAeropuerto Internacional Juan Manuel Gálvez 
Airport TypePublic
ServesCoxen Hole
Hub forAeroHonduras
Juan Manuel Gálvez Airport CodeRTB
Juan Manuel Gálvez Airport Terminals1
RTB Airport Runway1
RTB Airport Coordinates16°19′02″N 86°31′20″W
Juan Manuel Gálvez Airport AddressCarretera Principal, Roatán 34101, Honduras
Official Websitehttps://www.interairports.hn
Elevation20 ft / 6 m

Juan Manuel Gálvez Airport Code

Juan Manuel Gálvez Airport code is RTB. This three-letter IATA code is based on the name of the airport Juan Manuel Gálvez . 


Juan Manuel Gálvez Airport Map

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

Juan Manuel Gálvez International Airport Runway

Juan Manuel Gálvez Airport Runway features a single state-of-the-art runway: 

NameLength (mtr)Length (ft)Surface

Juan Manuel Gálvez Airport Terminal

Juan Manuel Gálvez International Airport has three terminals: Terminal 1 (T1), Terminal 2 (T2), and Terminal 4 (T4).

Nearest Airports to Juan Manuel Gálvez International Airport

Some of the closest airports to RTB Airport are:

  • Utila Airport (UII)
  • Guanaja Airport (GJA)
  • Goloson Intl. Airport (LCE)
  • Tela Airport (TEA)
  • Ramon Villeda Morales Intl. Airport (SAP)
  • El Aguacate Airport (CAA)
  • Palmerola Intl. Airport (XPL)

Airlines Operating from Juan Manuel Gálvez Airport

The following airlines operate from Juan Manuel Gálvez Airport:

  • American Airlines
  • United
  • Delta
  • TAG Airlines
  • Tropic Air
  • CM Airlines
  • WestJet
  • Sun Country Airlines

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