Address & Contact

Contact Information:

Telefonnummer: +54 2902 49 1220

Street address:
El Calafate Airport
Ruta 11 S/n
9405 El Calafate
Santa Cruz

GPS Coordinates:
Longitude: -72,053°
Latitude: -50,280°


El Calafate Airport is a small airport in Argentina, serving the region of El Calafate, Camino al Aeropuerto. The longest runway is 8.366 feet or 2.550 meters long.

Local name: Aeropuerto Internacional de El Calafate - Comandante Armando Tola
Airport size: medium airport
Serving area: El Calafate, Camino al Aeropuerto
Longest runway: 8366 (ft)


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About the airport

El Calafate Airport, with the IATA code FTE and the ICAO code SAWC, is located in the picturesque town of El Calafate, Argentina. Situated in the southern region of Patagonia, this airport serves as the main gateway to the stunning Los Glaciares National Park and the famous Perito Moreno Glacier.

The airport offers both domestic and international flights, connecting travelers to various destinations within Argentina and neighboring countries. It is well-equipped with modern facilities, ensuring a comfortable and efficient travel experience. Amenities include car rental services, currency exchange, duty-free shops, and dining options.

El Calafate Airport is conveniently located just 20 minutes away from the town center, making it easily accessible for travelers. From here, visitors can embark on unforgettable adventures, such as hiking on glaciers, exploring the pristine landscapes of Patagonia, or taking boat tours to witness the awe-inspiring ice formations.

Whether you are planning a nature-filled getaway or a thrilling outdoor adventure, El Calafate Airport is the perfect starting point for your journey into the breathtaking beauty of Patagonia.

Hotels and places to stay

El Galpon del Glaciar

Distance: 0,3 mi
Ruta 11 Km. 22
9405 El Calafate

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed