Oaxaca, Air Travel, Mexico (OAX)
Oaxaca Airport Transfers, VIP and Shared Taxi, Colectivo
Passport s are required for travel from the Caribbean, Canada, Mexico, and Europe to the US.
Book your private van 2 days in advance through a tourist agency or your hotel. (Call 01-800-593-6259) RT Available
Oaxaca Airport Taxis,
To reach Oaxaca's airport (OAX) you can hail any cab in the city or arrange beforehand for a pickup. They will come to your hotel or apartment early in the AM. They are reliable for an early pickup.
The hotels will arrange a pickup for you if you choose. You can also contact a tourist agency to book a cab to the airport or hire a private car, VIP, through a tourist agency
Rental cars are available at the airport or in the city
Oaxaca ATM s
Many ATMs are available that dispense the peso at a fair rate of exchange. You can find a swipe type at Banamex , one block east of the northeast corner of the Zocalo, corner of Hidalgo and Lopez
Air Travel, Oaxaca: A trip to Oaxaca could involve a change of planes in Mexico city. See Air Travel to Oaxaca
United, formerly Continental, runs limited direct flights between Houston and Oaxaca
Oaxaca Airport Transfers, Arriving:
VIP Transfer is available for 580 Pesos ( $45 USD approximately)
Reserve 2 days in advance. Call 01-800-593-6259 for this service or book it through a Oaxacan Tourist agency ahead of your trip. The driver will be at the airport waiting for your arrival holding a sign with your name.
Collective Taxi, Van:
Oaxaca's small but modern airport ( OAX) has collective taxis that meet the incoming flights and make trips to the city. These are vans serving as shared taxis that provide an inexpensive ride into the city. They will drop you wherever you want to go.
Regular taxis are not allowed to pick up passengers at the airport
You will receive a six months visa, (Mexico Tourist Card) on the airliner, paid for through your ticket price. You will need picture ID, or birth certificate to enter Mexico.
You will need a passport to re-enter the United States.
Oaxaca Airport Transfers, VIP or Shared Taxi; The ride can include VIP Transfer booked through a Oaxacan Tourist agency ahead of your trip. The driver will be at the airport waiting for your arrival holding a sign with your name.