Serving as the gateway into Argentina’s capital city of Buenos Aires, Ministro Pistarini International Airport is served by major airline companies from South America, North America, Europe, and the Middle East.
First and foremost, Ministro Pistarini International Airport serves as the main hub for Aerolineas Argentinas. The Argentinian national airline connects Buenos Aires with major South American destinations such as Bogota, Cancun, Caracas, Lima, Montevideo, Santiago de Chile, Sao Paulo, and Rio de Janeiro. Argentina’s largest airline also offers non-stop flights to major international destinations outside of South America such as Barcelona, Madrid, Miami, Rome, and Sydney. Domestic destinations offered by Aerolineas Argentinas include Cordoba, El Calafate, Mendoza, Rosario, and Puerto Iguazu. Argentina’s flag carrier operates at Terminal B and Terminal C at Ministro Pistarini International Airport. Most other airlines at the airport offer service at Terminal A.
LAN Argentina also uses Ministro Pistarini International Airport as a major base. This major airline connects Buenos Aires with large Latin American destinations such as Lima, Punta Cana and Sao Paulo. By offering flights to Miami International Airport, LAN Argentina is one of the few airlines at the airport to provide non-stop service to the United States. LAN Argentina operates in Terminal A at Ministro Pistarini International Airport.
Argentina’s largest airport is naturally served by other major airlines from neighboring countries in South America. Aeromexico, the national airline of Mexico, takes passengers to Mexico City International Airport. Boliviana de Aviacion offers direct trips to major Bolivian cities such as Cochabama, La Paz and Santa Cruz de La Sierra. Avianca connects Buenos Aires to the Colombian capital city of Bogota. Copa Airlines offers flights to Panama City and Conviasa takes passengers to Caracas, the capital city of Bolivia.
LAN Airlines, LAN Ecuador, and LAN Peru are some other major South American airlines that serve Ministro Pistarini International Airport. In fact, LAN Airlines is the parent company of LAN Argentina. LAN Airlines is based in Chile and forms the largest conglomerate of airline companies in South America.
Ministro Pistarini International Airport is connected to major destinations in Brazil thanks to TAM Airlines. The largest Brazilian carrier offers flights to Belo-Horizonte, Rio de Janeiro, Recife, Salvador, and Sao Paulo.
Major European airlines serving Ministro Pistarini International Airport are Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Iberia, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Lufthansa, and Turkish Airlines. Emirates and Qatar Airways are the only airlines that link Buenos Aires directly with the Middle East.
American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and United Airlines offer reliable service between Ministro Pistarini International Airport and several major airports in the United States such as in Dallas, Houston, and New York City.