La Paz, like any other tourist destination offers a wide verity of transportation for the visitor. Here are just a few on the many options.
Airlines servicing La Paz:
Flying to La Paz is as easy as flying to any US city. With your passport in hand, visas are easily acquired while in flight. Going thru customs is a snap and even if you're the last person off you'll be thru in 20 minutes.
Return flights are just as easy except you won't want to go.
1 800 252-7522
1 800 221-1212
1 800 237-6639
|Avolar (from TJ)
1 877 528-6527
|Aero California (from TJ)
1 800 234-6225
Airport: La Paz [General Manuel M. de Leon]
Name: General Manuel Marquez De Leon Intl
Elevation: 89 Feet / 27 Meters
Latitude: 24°4' 21" N
Longitude: 110°21' 44" W
Runway 1 Length: 8202 Feet
Airport to hotel:
Taxis, shuttles and vans are readily available from the airport to your hotel but can be pricy. Prices are preset and at the time of this writing were $12.50 per person so an airport taxi with four people can run $50.
It is best to arrange airport transfers thru your travel agent or hotel prior to arriving.
As always, settle on a price before entering the taxi or shuttle.
Return trip taxes run about $20 USD for 1 to 4 people.
In town transportation:
Taxies are readily available throughout town and prices are very reasonable, usually $5/$10 for just about anywhere but once again, agree on price "before" entering taxi and be clear that it is not a per person price.
Local Taxi Location & Ph No's.
Degollado S/N Tel: (612) 122-0164
GMO. Prieto y Bravo Tel: (612) 122-0156
Revolucion y Degollado Tel: (612) 122-0857
Rosales S/N Tel: (612) 122-0455
Abasolo y Sonora Tel: (612) 123-2044
Bravo y M. Rubio Tel: (612) 122-0060
16 de Septiembre y 21 de Agosta Tel: (612) 122-0308
B. Dominguez y 5 de Mayo Tel:: (612) 122-0770
Serban y 5 de Mayo Tel:: (612) 122-1470
16 de Septiembre y Revolucion Tel:: (612) 122-0790
AGUILA Tel: (612) 122-4270
SUCURSAL MALECÓN Tel: (612) 122-7898
For the more adventurous renting a car is a great option.
Below is a list of the local rental agencies. Cars can be reserved prior to your visit thru your travel agent or directly with the stateside office.
Note: Prior to handing you the keys there will be an inspection of the car that you will be asked to witness. It is crucial that if you see damage, regardless of how small that the agent does not note that you point it out and have it noted as there will e a return inspecttion also.
Álvaro Obregón # 942-A
Tel: (612) 122-6262
|AUTOS BAJA CALIFORNIA
Tel: (612) 125-7662
Av. Alvaro Obregon
|AVIS LA PAZ AIRPORT
Manuel Marquez Intl Airport
ALBARO OBREGN 1775
Tel: (612) 123-1919
|BUDGET, LA PAZ INT'L APT
LA PAZ 23000 MX
Tel: (612) 123-1919
AV. ALVARO OBREGON
Tel: (612) 122-6040
Alvaro Obregon 2130-D
Tel: (612) 122-0919
|HERTZ, LA PAZ INT'L APT
Apto Intl La Paz
Tel: (612) 124-6330
|NATIONAL CAR RENTAL
Ave. Alvaro Obregon
Tel: (612) 125-6585
|THRIFTY CAR RENTAL
ALVARO OBREGON # 230
Tel: (612) 125-9696
|THRIFTY LA PAZ AIRPORT
Tel: (612) 124-6365
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