Puerto Vallarta Airport History
The Puerto Vallarta International Airport was inaugurated on November 11, 1954.
It is now a well recognized & well connected with the most important airports in North America and can easily find direct flights from cities such as Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal, Calgary and Edmonton.
What is offering inside?
The main level of PVR Airport offers small shops and food establishments, a post office, banks, money exchange where you can exchange currency at the best price and souvenir stands. Here you can also confirm your flight, buy tickets and check luggage.
The second level offers food, souvenir/gift shops (prices in this area are better than after the security review).
Once you passed the security check you enter a hallway with duty-free shops, restaurants, bars and cafes then you arrive to a waiting room with armchairs in which you can relax while waiting for your flight!
How to locate your transportation outside the PVR Airport?
When arriving to the airport you will encounter with determined opc’s (tourism trap) and many other sellers trying to lead you in on your way out, make no mistake and kindly refuse their offers and keep walking until you have reached the exit.
How to eat cheap at the PVR Airport?
If you are trying to save a couple bucks and at the same time want to enjoy a quick good meal? Luckily for you, you can stop by at Pollo Feliz or Tacón de Marlin where you can satisy said needs.
They’re located just across the airport, you can use the bridge to cross the road safely.
How is high season at Puerto Vallarta Airport?
In high season the airport is very much packed which makes it almost impossible to get a taxi, therefor we highly recommend booking a private transfer service for better commodity, hygiene, security and experience for you and your family & friends!
Plus we will be waiting for you while holding a sign with your name on it right outside the glass doors! We are the best transportation in Puerto Vallarta. You don’t need to make lines, and wasting your vacations time.
If you want to book tours for all the ages before your arrival at Puerto Vallarta International Airport (PVR), please visit our tours page: www.tourpassvallarta.com.