Oaxaca International Airport | Xoxocotlán Airport

Oaxaca Airport (OAX)

Oaxaca City Airport | Oaxaca International Airport | Aeropuerto Internacional Xoxocotlán | Oaxaca, México
IATA: OAX | ICAO: MMOX | Non-Official

Oaxaca Airport Shuttles

Oaxaca Airport Private Transportation Services

Shared Shuttle

Oaxaca Airport offers shared shuttle services for visitors who want to be picked up at the airport and dropped off at their accommodations in Oaxaca City — and vice versa.


1-14 Passengers

1 – Large Suitcase

1 – Hand Luggage

Price Per Person:

$12 USD

*Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the service.

Oaxaca Airport Private Car Service

Private Car Service

Private car service is available at Oaxaca Airport for small groups of 1 to 4 passengers traveling with minimal luggage.


1-4 Passengers

1-4 Suitcases

1-4 Hand Luggage

Total Price Per Vehicle:

$33 USD

*Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the service.

Oaxaca Airport Private Transportation Services

Private Shuttle

Book a one-way or round-trip private Oaxaca airport shuttle from Oaxaca Airport direct to the doorstep of your accommodations in Oaxaca City!


1-9 Passengers

1-9 Suitcases

1-9 Hand Luggage

Total Price Per Vehicle:

$46 USD

*Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the service.

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Oaxaca Airport Frequently Asked Questions

1. What airport do you fly into for Oaxaca

All domestic and international flights fly into Oaxaca Xoxocotlán Airport in Oaxaca de Juárez, México.

2. What time does Oaxaca Airport open?

The Oaxaca Airport opens at 6 am. If you have an early morning departure from Oaxaca City, we highly recommend that you check back to the Oaxaca Airport Departures page often for all the latest information and schedule changes.

3. How early should I get to Oaxaca Airport?

If you are traveling with checked luggage, we recommend that you get to OAX Airport at least 2 hours in advance of the boarding time found on your ticket.

If you are traveling with a carry-on bag only, it is recommended to arrive to Oaxaca Airport at least 1.5 hours in advance of the time of boarding.

4. Are there ATMs at Oaxaca airport?

There are a total of three ATM machines that can be found inside of Oaxaca International Airport and they are operated by the following banks: Bancomer, Cardtronics and Santander.

5. Is there food at Oaxaca airport?

Yes, there is food available at the Oaxaca Airport although dining options are quite limited. There is a full service restaurant (Recuerdame), a snack bar (Snack Bar Café y Cacao) and a convenience store (Delicatessen Calenda).

6. How long does it take to get through Oaxaca Airport?

If you arrive to Oaxaca Airport with your physical or digital boarding pass and you have no luggage to check, it should take no longer than 20-30 minutes to pass through security and be on your way to your gate.

If you are traveling with checked luggage or a large group, we recommend arriving to the airport ahead of time in order to avoid delays.

7. How far is Oaxaca Airport from the City?

Oaxaca Airport is located approximately 8.4 mi (5.2 km) from the center of Oaxaca City and takes approximately 15 to 20 minutes to travel from Oaxaca Airport to the city center.

8. How do I get from Oaxaca Airport to the City?

The best way to get from Oaxaca Airport to the downtown Oaxaca City is to reserve a private airport shuttle in advance of your arrival.

9. How many airports does Oaxaca have?

Oaxaca has three international airports: Huatulco Airport, Puerto Escondido Airport and Oaxaca Airport.

10. How to get from Oaxaca to Puerto Escondido?

México’s current president Andrés Manuel López Obrador has set his sights on finishing a brand new super highway project that will cut the current drive time from Oaxaca to Puerto Escondido from 6-8 hours (HWY 131) to just 2-3 hours.

The new highway from Oaxaca to Puerto Escondido is expected to significantly increase tourism in the coastal region of Oaxaca and create a safer route for those who want to explore both Oaxaca City and its beautiful coastline.

Oaxaca Airport Guía

This website serves as a comprehensive travel guide for those planning to visit Oaxaca, México and should be used for informational purposes only.