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Puerto Plata Airport

Gregorio Luperon International Airport (POP)


Puerto Plata's Gregorio Luperon Airport is a modest airport nestled in the Dominican Republic - one of the Caribbean's most idyllic holiday destinations. Flights to Puerto Plata are surprisingly affordable and the airport is connected to a range of international destinations.


The airport is located 12 miles (20km) from Puerto Plata.

Getting to the city

Those on an air/hotel package with ground transfers included will be met by hotel reps, otherwise taxis are available.


GMT -4.


Tel: +1 809 291 0000.

Car rental

Car rental is available.


Airport facilities include duty-free shopping, banks, bureau de change and ATMs, restaurants and bars, gift shops, first aid and a tourist help desk.


Short- and long-term parking is available at the airport. However, parking charges can only be paid in Dominican pesos, as US Dollars are not accepted.

Departure Tax

US$20 (for stays of up to two weeks), US$25 (for stays of more than two weeks).


Flights to Puerto Plata Gregorio Luperon Airport can be booked on Air Berlin, Air Canada, American Airlines, Continental Airlines, Edelweiss Air, ExpressJet Airlines, JetBlue Airways, and Thomas Cook Airlines.


Business Lounges

Faxing and photocopying facilities are available at the airport's post office. There are also two VIP Lounges at the airport.

Puerto Plata Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.