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Airports in La Paz

El Alto International Airport (LPB)


El Alto International Airport is situated 11 miles (18km) south west of La Paz.

Getting to the city

The Airport Coach leaves for La Paz every five minutes, and there are bus ($1), and taxi services ($10) available.


GMT -4.


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La Paz Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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