Veracruz International Airport, officially known as Aeropuerto Internacional Heriberto Jara, serves as the primary air hub for the vibrant city of Veracruz and surrounding regions in eastern Mexico. Conveniently situated just 8 kilometers from downtown Veracruz, the airport offers a seamless connection to the city’s rich cultural heritage, captivating beaches, and lush natural landscapes.
General Information about Veracruz Airport
The following table is an overview of VER Airport indicated below:
|Airport||Veracruz International Airport|
|Operator/Owner||Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste|
|Hub for||Aero Cuahonte, Aero Sudpacífico|
|Built In (Year)||1942|
|Veracruz Airport Code||VER|
|Veracruz Airport Terminals||4|
|VER Airport Runway||1|
|VER Airport Coordinates||19°08′45″N 96°11′14″W|
|Veracruz Airport Address||Carr. Veracruz-Xalapa Km 13.5, 91698 Veracruz, Ver., Mexico|
|Contact Number||+52 229 934 9008|
|Elevation||27 m / 89 ft|
Veracruz Airport Code
Veracruz Airport code is VER. This three-letter IATA code is based on the name of the airport Veracruz.
|WORLD AREA CODE||+1|
|IATA METROPOLITAN CODE||VER|
Veracruz Airport Map
The Veracruz Airport location Map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey.
Veracruz International Airport Runway
VER airport has one runway:
|Name||Length (mtr)||Length (ft)||Surface|
Veracruz Airport Terminal
Veracruz International Airport has four terminals: Terminal A, Terminal 1, Terminal 2, and Terminal BO.
- Terminal A is the oldest terminal and is used for domestic flights.
- Terminal 1 is the newest terminal and is used for both domestic and international flights.
- Terminal 2 is used for domestic flights.
- Terminal BO is used for general aviation and charter flights.
Nearest Airports to Veracruz International Airport (VER)
Some of the closest airports to VER Airport are:
- General Heriberto Jara Corona International Airport – 13 km
- El Lencero Airport – 89 km
- El Tajín International Airport – 256 km
- Hermanos Serdán International Airport – 303 km
- Minatitlán/Coatzacoalcos National Airport – 304 km
- Benito Juarez International Airport – 398 km
- Felipe Ángeles International Airport – 404 km
- Xoxocotlán International Airport – 455 km
Airlines Operating from Veracruz Airport
The following airlines operate from Veracruz Airport:
- Aeroméxico Connect
- United Airlines
- Viva Aerobus