Mataveri International Airport or Easter Island Airport, opened in 1967, is the most remote in the world, since the closest air terminal, Mangareva, in French Polynesia, is located 2603 kilometres (1617 miles) away. It operates with regular flights to Santiago de Chile and Papeete, in Tahiti.
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 10:00 am until the last flight.
Annual passenger traffic: 270,000 passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +56 32 210 0700.
The airport is located 1.6 kilometres (1 mile) to the south of Hanga Roa, in the island of Rapa Nui.See Map
Inside the terminal, there are offices from Mahinatur (Tel +56 32 210 0635 / 255 0051) that operate vehicle rental services.
The airport has free Wi-Fi access.
Food and Drinks- The terminal has a coffee shop and a bar-restaurant.
Shopping- Souvenir and handicraft stands.
Baggage- Enquiries about missing baggage should be made at the offices of the corresponding airline.
Inside the terminal, there are reservation counters. Most accommodations in the surroundings provide complimentary shuttle services for their guests.
Hotel Hare Noi Rapanui (0.3 km/0.2 miles)
Hotel Uka Mana (0.5 km/0.3 miles)
Maru Lodge (0.8 km/0.5 miles)
Villa Hua'ai (0.8 km/0.5 miles)
Hotel Puku Vai (0.8 km/0.5 miles)
Taxi - While cabs are available outside the passenger terminal, they are not frequent, so you are advised to arrange your transfer with your travel agency. The trip to downtown Hanga Roa takes around 5 minutes.
The enclosure has a free, outdoor and unpaved area in front of the terminal building reserved for parking.
Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs should arrange the proper services with their airline or travel agency at the time of their booking.
Latest updates: October 03, 2019