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Culiacan International Airport

Bachigualato Federal International Airport (CUL)


Culiacan International is located approximately six miles (10km) southwest of the centre of Culiacan city.

Getting to the city

Visitors should arrange collection with their hotel, take a taxi, or hire a car from one of the reputable car rental companies located in the airport. There is no public transport from the airport.


GMT -7 (GMT -6 between the first Sunday in April and the last Sunday in October).

Car rental

A variety of rental cars are available for hire from desks on the lower floor of the main terminal building. The companies include Advantage, Alamo, Europcar, Budget, and Hertz, among others.

Airport Taxis

Authorised taxi companies Aero Gris and Autotransportistas Fernando Amilpa service the airport. Tickets are available from the taxi kiosk.

Transfer between terminals

The secondary terminal is a General Aviation terminal used for private planes and helicopters.


Facilities at the airport include vending machines, ATMs, a bar, magazine stands, fashion stores, and a range of restaurants.


The parking lot is located directly opposite the main terminal building. The first hour of parking costs MXN 34. After that, it costs MXN 16 per 30 minutes, up to a maximum of MXN 150 per day. Payment can be made with cash or credit card at the parking lot exit.


Culiacan International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.