• Nothing Found

How to get from Queen Beatrix International Airport to Eagle Beach

Eagle Beach is one of the most famous beaches in Aruba. The picturesque neighbourhood is located in Oranjestad and is known for its wide stretches of sand, turquoise waters and laid back island vibes. Eagle Beach is the perfect place to kick back, relax and enjoy Aruba.

There are two ways to get from Aruba airport to Eagle beach; taking a taxi or the public bus. Taking an Aruba airport taxi is the quickest and only direct transfer option, taking just 10 minutes to reach Eagle Beach and at a set fare of $22 (€20). Taking the public bus is a much slower option, taking around 30 minutes and costing just $5 (€4.40).

Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Aruba at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.

Welcome Pickups has a Net Safety Score of 99 of 100

We’ve introduced a metric indicating how safe travellers feel when using our services during the COVID-19 pandemic. After every ride, we ask each traveller to leave a review.

  • 20 minute gap between transfers

  • Regular Car Sanitisation

  • Contactless ride

  • Sanitiser in every car

Read More

Comparison of the options

PRICE FOR 2PASSENGERS
OPTION PRICE DURATION AVAILABILITY
Taxi €20 10min 24/7
Bus €8.80 30min 05:40–18:00

How to get from Aruba Airport to Eagle Beach by taxi

Taking an Aruba airport taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to Eagle Beach. As this is a direct transfer option from Aruba airport to Eagle Beach, the journey will take just 10 minutes and will cost a flat rate of $22 (€20).

Taxi fare from Aruba Airport to Eagle Beach

The local drivers at Aruba airport will charge a flat-rate fare for the journey from Aruba airport to Eagle Beach. The cost to any low-rise area is $22 (€20), and any high-rise area is $25 (€22). Eagle Beach is classed as a low-rise area, so the taxi fare from Aruba Airport to Eagle Beach will be $22 (€20).

Cost

$22 (€20)

Trip Duration

10 Min.

*Prices may vary unless booked in advance.

Convenience
Safety
Value for Money

Taxis are available 24/7 outside Aruba Airport.

Where do I get it from?

Taxis are readily available outside the terminal doors at Aruba airport. Simply look for the long line of taxis at the taxi rank.

Convenience

Taking a taxi from Aruba airport to Eagle Beach is the only direct transfer option, making it the most convenient and comfortable choice. You can make your way off the plane into a private and air-conditioned vehicle, knowing that your loved ones and personal belongings are safe and secure.

Editor’s Note

If you're travelling on a Sunday, there will be an additional surcharge of $3 (€2.60) for taking a taxi.

Useful Tips

Be sure to agree on a price before getting into the taxi.
You can pay for your taxi ride in both USD and Aruban Florin.
Tipping your driver around 10 to 15% is customary in Aruba.

Welcome Pickups transfer

Welcome Pickups

Book a trained, English-speaking taxi driver to pick you up at the same price as a regular cab from the line

If you feel more relaxed knowing that somebody is waiting for you, you may as well book a Welcome Pickups transfer. As soon as you arrive at the airport you will be greeted by your driver. He will be waiting for you at the terminal of your arrival with a sign that has your name on it. Your driver will help you out with your luggage and together you will make your way to the vehicle. While he is driving you to your accommodation, the driver can give you some tips and recommendations on what to do during your holidays in Aruba. Our drivers are hand-picked and speak fluent English. No need to worry about miscommunication issues that you may face with the local taxi drivers regarding your destination. Relax and enjoy your ride.

Best drivers

Hand-picked english-speaking drivers

Flight monitoring

Drivers are always on time

Quality support

24/7 email & phone support

Cancel up to 24h before and get a refund

Edit or cancel transfers

Read more

Prices

DAYTIME
€45.0
NIGHTTIME
€54.0
Same price as a regular taxi from the line

PRICES FOR

Sedan Car

4 pax, 4 pieces of luggage

Book Welcome Pickups transfer

How to get from Aruba Airport to Eagle Beach by bus

Unfortunately, there’s no direct bus from Aruba airport to Eagle Beach. You will first need to take the Line 8 bus into Oranjestad Bus Terminal, then change to one of the other local buses that run towards Eagle Beach. The total journey time is around 30 minutes and the total cost is $5 (€4.40) per person.

How much is the bus from Aruba airport to Eagle Beach?

The cost for both the Line 8 bus and the local bus from Oranjestad Bus Terminal to Eagle Beach is $2.50 (€2.20). That makes a total journey cost of $5 (€4.40) for both buses. You can pay the driver on the bus as you get on.

Cost

$5 (€4.40)

Trip Duration

30 Min.

*There's a waiting time of up to 1 hour for the bus.

Convenience
Safety
Value for Money

The buses run from 05:40 to 18:00 Monday to Saturday. There's no service on Sunday.

Where do I get it from?

The bus stops at Aruba airport are located behind the car park. Buses run on both sides of the road, in both directions, so make sure you’re taking the bus towards Oranjestad.

Convenience

As you will need to make a change and wait up to an hour for the bus, this is the least convenient transfer option from Aruba airport to Eagle Beach. Plus, if you land on a Sunday, no buses are running, so you will need to take an alternative transportation method instead.

Editor’s Note

If you're travelling in a group of 4 people, you can split the cost of a taxi for the same price as taking the bus. Taking a taxi is a much more convenient transfer option from Aruba Airport to Eagle Beach.

Useful Tips

There's very limited luggage space, so make sure you travel light.
There's no bus service on a Sunday.
Be sure to carry change to pay the driver as they usually only accept small notes or coins.

Frequently asked questions

How much is a taxi from Aruba airport to Eagle Beach?

There are set fares for a taxi from Aruba Airport to both high-rise and low-rise areas. Eagle Beach is a low-rise area, so the cost of a local Aruba Airport taxi will be $22 (€20).

How far is Eagle Beach from Aruba airport?

The distance from Aruba Airport to Eagle Beach is 9.1 km. Taking an Aruba Airport taxi will take around 10 minutes and the local bus will take approximately 30 minutes to reach Eagle Beach as it isn’t direct.

Pre-book online