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(Image: Punta Cana International Airport)
At the airports you may be met by touts, offering a variety of services such as guided tours, money exchange or hire cars, but it is always sensible to decline their offers politely.
Usually visitors arrive at the Dominican Republic on pre-booked holiday packages and are met by a tour operator representative who pick them up at arrival and departure from hotel.
SANTO DOMINGO LAS AMERICAS
Is the main aiport in the country and second by passenger traffic after Punta Cana. Principal flights are from USA and Canada. It is directly connected to main Caribbean capitals such as Cuba, Colombia and Puerto Rico, as wells as European countries like Spain, France and Germany.
The following airlines offer flights to and from the Las Americas International Airport:
Aerocaribbean, Air Caraibes, Air Europa, Air France, American Airlines, American Eagle, Aserca Airlines, Avianca, Condor, Continental Airlines, Copa Airlines, Cubana de Aviación, Delta Airlines, Dutch Antilles Express, Iberia Airlines, Insel Air, JetBlue Airways, Liat, PAWA, Spirit Airlines, Taca Airlines and US Airways.
The transportation union authorized by dominican Secretary of Tourism to operate in Las Americas airport is SICHALA, Telephone: +1 809 549 0245 / +1 809 549 0011 / +1 809 549 0364 e-mail: email@example.com
Below are shown some standard taxi / mini-van fares to main tourist destinations that taxi drivers should apply. The rates are considered for groups from 1 to 4 people, so sharing the taxi is a good option to reduce the costs:
|Las Americas International Airport - Colonial City Santo Domingo||30 m||$30|
|Las Americas International Airport - Santo Domingo city||35 m||$35|
|Las Americas International Airport - Boca Chica||20 m||$25|
|Las Americas International Airport - La Romana / Casa de Campo Resort||1h 50m||$75|
|Las Americas International Airport - Bayahibe||2h 10m||$100|
|Las Americas International Airport - Jarabacoa||3h 00m||$150|
|Las Americas International Airport - Bávaro / Punta Cana||3h 00m||$170|
|Las Americas International Airport - Puerto Plata / Sosúa / Cabarete||4h 00m||$190|
|Las Americas International Airport - Samaná||2h 50m||$190|
Car rental counters are located in the First Level, close to the Northern Terminal in the main exit corridor. Companies you will find:
|Avis||+1 809 549 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Budget||+1 809 549 5559||www.budget.com||Budget@codetel.net.do|
|Dollar||+1 809 549 email@example.com|
|Europcar||+1 809 549 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Hertz||+1 809 221 email@example.com|
|Honda||+1 809 549 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|National||+1 809 549 email@example.com|
|Nelly||+1 809 549 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Sixt||+1 809 549 1265||www.e-sixt.com|
SANTO DOMINGO LA ISABELA
It is the secundary airport in the capital city.
Most flights are domestic. It is an airline hub for flights to Miami and other Caribbean countries like Cancun, Bogotá, Caracas and Isla Margarita.
PUJ is the Dominican Republic's leading destination, with over 2 million international arrivals in 2010 from Europe, Canada, USA and Latin America. About 250 flights arrive per week at peak times. It's the second most popular airport in the Caribbean.
A new runway and modern control tower has been inaugurated december 2011. These are the new facilities that convert the airport into Central America’s and the Caribbean’s most modern air terminal.
The following airlines offer flights to and from the Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ):
Most Punta Cana region resort accommodations include pre-arranged ground transportation to and from the airport.
Below are shown some standard taxi, mini-van fares to main tourist destinations that taxi drivers should apply. The rates are considered for groups from 1 to 4 people, so sharing the taxi is a good option to reduce the costs:
|Punta Cana - Las Américas International Airport Santo Domingo||3h 00m||$160|
|Punta Cana - Santo Domingo City||3h 35m||$170|
|Punta Cana - Boca Chica Santo Domingo||3h 00m||$155|
|Punta Cana - Jarabacoa||6h 00m||$310|
|Punta Cana - Puerto Plata City / Sosúa / Cabarete||6h 30m||$340|
|Punta Cana - Samaná||5h 50m||$340|
It is the fourth busiest airport by passenger traffic in the island.
The following airlines offer flights to and from the Gregorio Luperon International Airport (POP):
American Airlines, Air Canada, Air Comet, American Eagle, Air Finland, Air Transat, Air Turks & Caicos, Arkefly, Canjet Airlines, Condor,Continental, Corsair, Delta Airlines, Edelweiss Air, Finnair, First Choice, Jetairfly, JetBlue Airways, LTU, Martinair, My Travel, Sky Service, Skyking, Thomas Cook, Thomson Fly and West Jet.
In this airport following taxi drivers trade unions authorized by dominican Secretary of Tourism to operate in here are: Sichopaima, Sichoglu and Sichottuaryh.
The counters are placed in the customs exit.
It's the country's third busiest airport by passenger traffic and aircraft movements. Is mostly used by dominicans residents in USA, Panama as well as Caribbean islands like Cuba, Puerto Rico and Turks & Caicos Islands.
Taxi service +1 809 233 8245
Below the companies you will find at Santiago airport:
|Alamo||+1 809 233 8163||www.alamo.com|
|Avis||+1 809 233 email@example.com|
|Budget||+1 809 233 8230||Budget@codetel.net.do|
|Dollar||+1 809 233 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Europcar||+1 809 233 8150||www.europcar.com|
|Hertz||+1 809 233 email@example.com|
|Honda||+1 809 233 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|National||+1 809 233 email@example.com|
|Nelly||+1 809 233 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Savings||+1 809 612 3602||www.savingscarrental.com|
It is owned by Casa de Campo Resort and was opened in 2000 for easy access to their international guests.
Most resort accommodations in the country include pre-arranged ground transportation to and from the airport.
Since 2006 when this airport was opened, it receives weekly international flights from European and North American main cities.
The following airlines offer flights to and from the Samaná International Airport: