Bahías de Huatulco International Airport

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Huatulco International Airport

Aeropuerto Internacional de Huatulco
Airport typePublic
OperatorAeropuertos del Sureste (ASUR)
ServesHuatulco, Oaxaca, Mexico
Elevation AMSL464 ft / 141 m
Coordinates15°46′31″N 096°15′45″W / 15.77528°N 96.26250°W / 15.77528; -96.26250
HUX is located in Oaxaca
Location of airport in Oaxaca
Direction Length Surface
m ft
07/25 3,000 9,843 Asphalt
Statistics (2017)
Total Passengers776,632
Ranking in Mexico23rd Decrease 2

Bahías de Huatulco International Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Internacional de Bahías de Huatulco) (IATA: HUX, ICAO: MMBT) is an international airport located at Huatulco, in the state of Oaxaca on Mexico.[1] The airport handles national and international air traffic for the southern and southeastern Pacific coast of Oaxaca state.

It is one of nine airports in southeast Mexico operated by Aeropuertos del Sureste (ASUR), which lists the airport's name as Huatulco International Airport.

An airport lounge[3] at this airport is operated by Global Lounge Network.[4]


The airport resides at an elevation of 464 feet (141 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 07/25 with an asphalt surface measuring 3,000 by 45 metres (9,843 ft × 148 ft).[1]

Terminal Map.
Huatulco's Airport inside.
Huatulco's Airport inside.

Airlines and destinations[edit]


Aeromar Seasonal: Mexico City
Aeroméxico Seasonal: Mexico City
Aeroméxico Connect Mexico City
Aerotucán Oaxaca
Aerovega Oaxaca
Air Canada Seasonal: Toronto-Pearson
Air Transat Seasonal: Edmonton, Toronto-Pearson, Vancouver
Interjet Mexico City
Magni Mexico City, Monterrey
Sun Country Airlines Seasonal: Minneapolis–Saint Paul
Sunwing Airlines Seasonal: Calgary, Edmonton, Montréal-Trudeau, Regina, Saskatoon, Toronto-Pearson, Vancouver, Victoria, Winnipeg
TAR Aerolineas Oaxaca, Querétaro
VivaAerobus Mexico City
Seasonal: Monterrey
Volaris Guadalajara, Mexico City, Monterrey, Tijuana
WestJet Seasonal: Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto-Pearson, Vancouver

Traffic statistics[edit]

In recent years, it has become one of the fastest growing airports in the country thanks to new seasonal flights from Canada and the US: in 2016, it handled 662,780 passengers and in 2017 it handled 776,632 passengers, a yearly increase of over 17%.

Busiest routes[edit]

Busiest national routes at Huatulco International Airport (2017)
Rank City Passengers Ranking Airline
1  Distrito Federal (México), Mexico City 308,559 Steady Aeromar, Aeroméxico, Aeroméxico Connect, Interjet, Magnicharters, Viva Aerobus, Volaris
2  Jalisco, Guadalajara 9,919 Increase 2 TAR, Volaris
3  Oaxaca, Oaxaca 3,938 Decrease 1 Aerotucán, Aerovega, TAR
4  Nuevo León, Monterrey 1,720 Decrease 1 Magnicharters, Viva Aerobus, Volaris
5  Guerrero, Acapulco 122
6  Puebla, Puebla 74
Busiest international routes at Huatulco International Airport (2017)[5]
Rank City Passengers Ranking Airline
1  Canada, Toronto 16,050 Steady Air Canada, Air Transat, Sunwing Airlines, WestJet
2  Canada, Calgary 14,856 Steady Air Canada Rouge, Sunwing Airlines, WestJet
3  United States, Houston 4,179 Increase 2 United Express
4  Canada, Regina 3,296 Steady Air Transat, Sunwing Airlines
5  Canada, Victoria 2,796 Increase 4 Sunwing Airlines
6  Canada, Winnipeg 2,604 Steady Sunwing Airlines
7  Canada, Vancouver 2,233 Decrease 4 Sunwing Airlines, WestJet
8  United States, Minneapolis 1,650 Increase 1 Sun Country Airlines
9  Canada, Edmonton 831 Air Transat, Sunwing Airlines, WestJet
10  Canada, Saskatoon 568 Steady Sunwing Airlines

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c Airport information for MMBT from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  2. ^ Airport information for HUX at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
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  5. ^ "Operational Statistics of Airports in the ASA Network" (in Spanish). Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares. January 2018. Retrieved February 15, 2018.

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