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Getting from Jorge Newbery Airport to City

Jorge Newbery Airport is an international airport that also serves as the main hub for domestic flights from Buenos Aires. Since it is not the main airport of Buenos Aires, there are only two modes of transportation that will take you directly to the city centre. The first option is taxis: a quick 15-minute ride will transport you to the city centre for 5€. The second option is public buses. There are two buses that will take you to the centre of Buenos Aires. Route number 33 takes approximately 30 minutes to reach the city cenre and route 45A has a travel duration of 37 minutes. Tickets for both buses cost 1€.

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How to get from Jorge Newbery Airport to city centre by taxi

The taxis at Jorge Newbery Airport are available at ranks all through the day. They are easily spotted by their black and yellow exterior color as well as the mandatory illuminated black and yellow roof sign. Taking a airport taxi from Jorge Newbery airport is a very easy and convenient way to travel to the city centre. It is a 15 minute ride and it will cost only 5€ throughout the day and 6€ during the night shift.

Taxi fare from Jorge Newbery Airport to city centre

The total price of the trip to the centre of Buenos Aires from Jorge Newbery Airport, under normal conditions, is expected to be approximately 5€. Be advised that from 10:00pm to 6:00am the price increases, making this taxi ride 6€. Taxi prices can further be affected by your luggage or the type of vehicle you choose.

Taxi prices
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Trip Duration

15 Min.

*Rates may vary unless you book your taxi in advance.

Value for Money

Taxis at Jorge Newbery Airport are available around the clock.

Where do I get it from?

Taxi ranks are located right outside the arrival’s terminal on the ground floor. Signs or service staff can guide you to the precise location of passenger queue areas.


Jorge Newbery Airport is located only 8 km away from the city centre of Buenos Aires, which is why the price of the trip is quite low, not to mention it is only a 15-minute ride. Traveling with a taxi ensures personal space and safety, so taking a taxi to the centre is a very convenient method of transportation.

Editor’s Note

Do not forget any personal items in the taxi because you will have an extremely hard time recuperating them.

Useful Tips

Be sure to ask for a receipt at the end of your journey, in order to avoid getting stiffed by the driver.
You may need to wait 5 to 10 minutes to get in your taxi since there will be many people in line to catch a cab.

How to get from Jorge Newbery Airport to city centre by bus

Jorge Newbery Airport is connected to the city centre by 2 bus routes that run 24 hours a day to accommodate all travelers. Although their routes are slightly different, both buses stop at Pto. Nuevo/Retiro bus stop, by the main train station and bus station. The fastest route is the 33, with an estimated travel time of 30 minutes. Finally, bus route 45A will transport you to the city centre within 37 minutes. Both buses depart every 10 minutes.

How much is the bus from Jorge Newbery Airport to city centre?

Tickets for the public buses from Jorge Newbery Airport to the city centre of Buenos Aires cost 1€. Tickets can be purchased on the bus or from the Tourist Assistance Center, located just outside the arrivals area of Jorge Newbery Airport.



Trip Duration

30 Min.

Waiting duration is 10 minutes

Value for Money

Both buses 33 and 45A are available 24/7.

Where do I get it from?

All bus stations at Jorge Newbery Airport are located outside the arrival’s exit, near the Tourist Assistance Center. In case of uncertainty, you can refer to any service staff member at the airport.


Buses from Jorge Newbery Airport are not the most comfortable choice of transportation to the city center, particularly when travelling with luggage. Personal belongings are always exposed and the frequent stops can become uncomfortable and exhausting, especially after a long flight.

Editor’s Note

Although taking the bus is cheaper than taking a taxi, the ride is twice as long and not as comfortable.

Useful Tips

Pickpocketing is very common on buses, so it is advised to always keep a close eye on your personal belongings while traveling with the bus.
Be sure to keep your ticket until you reach your final destination, in case of an unexpected ticket check.

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Frequently asked questions

How much does a taxi cost from Jorge Newbery airport to city center?

The average taxi fare from Jorge Newbery airport to the city centre is 5€. Factors, such as the time of the day and type of vehicle can further affect the taxi fares.

How much is a bus ticket from Jorge Newbery airport to city centre?

Regular one-way bus tickets cost 1€ for adults. Tickets can be purchased at the ticket machines inside the airport, at ticket counters or directly from the driver.

How far is it from Jorge Newbery airport to the city center of Buenos Aires?

The total distance from Jorge Newbery airport to the city centre is 8 km. The total trip with a car usually takes around 15 minutes.

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