Bahías de Huatulco International Airport

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Huatulco International Airport
Aeropuerto Internacional de Huatulco
Airport type Public
Operator Aeropuertos del Sureste (ASUR)
Serves Huatulco, Oaxaca, Mexico
Elevation AMSL 464 ft / 141 m
Coordinates 15°46′31″N 096°15′45″W / 15.77528°N 96.26250°W / 15.77528; -96.26250
HUX is located in Oaxaca
Direction Length Surface
m ft
07/25 2,700 8,858 Asphalt
Statistics (2015)
Total Passengers 618,767
Ranking in Mexico 25th Increase 1

Bahías de Huatulco International Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Internacional de Bahías de Huatulco) (IATA: HUXICAO: 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.


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 2,700 by 45 metres (8,858 ft × 148 ft).[1]

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

Airlines and destinations[edit]


Airlines Destinations
Aeromar Seasonal: Mexico City
Aeroméxico Seasonal: Mexico City
Aeromexico Connect Mexico City
Aerotucán Oaxaca
Aerovega Oaxaca
Air Canada Rouge Seasonal: Toronto-Pearson
Air Transat Seasonal: Calgary, Edmonton, Regina, Toronto-Pearson
Interjet Mexico City
Magni Mexico City
Sun Country Airlines Seasonal: Minneapolis–Saint Paul
Sunwing Airlines Seasonal: Calgary, Edmonton, Montréal-Trudeau, Toronto-Pearson, Vancouver, Victoria (begins November 15, 2016),[3] Winnipeg
TAR Aerolineas Guadalajara, Oaxaca, Toluca/Mexico City
United Airlines Seasonal: Houston-Intercontinental
United Express Houston-Intercontinental
VivaAerobus Mexico City (begins October 7, 2016)[4]
Volaris Mexico City
WestJet Seasonal: Calgary, Toronto-Pearson


Airlines Destinations
Sunwing Airlines Calgary, Edmonton, Montréal-Trudeau, Regina, Saskatoon, Toronto-Pearson, Vancouver, Winnipeg

Traffic statistics[edit]

In recent years, it has become one of the fastest growing airports in the country thanks to new seasonal flights from the US and Canada: in 2014, it handled 542,271 passengers and in 2015 it handled 618,767 passengers, a yearly increase of over 19%.[5]

Busiest routes[edit]

Busiest domestic routes at Huatulco International Airport (2015)[6]
Rank City Passengers Ranking Airline
1  Distrito Federal (México), Mexico City 257,457 Steady Aeroméxico, Aeromexico Connect, Interjet, Magni
2  Nuevo León, Monterrey 1,612
3  Oaxaca, Oaxaca 595 TAR
4  Guerrero, Acapulco 173
Busiest international routes at Huatulco International Airport (2015)[6]
1  Canada, Toronto 10,844 Steady Air Canada Rouge, Air Transat, Sunwing Airlines, WestJet
2  United States, Houston 5,400 Increase 1 United Express
3  Canada, Edmonton 5,112 Decrease 1 Air Transat, Sunwing Airlines
4  Canada, Winnipeg 4,950 Increase 4 Sunwing Airlines
5  Canada, Calgary 4,893 Steady Air Transat, WestJet
6  Canada, Vancouver 3,915 Decrease 2 Sunwing Airlines
7  Canada, Regina 3,243 Decrease 1 Air Transat
8  United States, Chicago 2,949 Decrease 1 Frontier Airlines
9  United States, Minneapolis 1,923 Steady Sun Country Airlines
10  United States, St. Louis 1,138 Steady Frontier 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).
  3. ^ "Sunwing Airlines Adds New Routes in W16". Retrieved June 15, 2016. 
  4. ^ "VivaAerobus has new routes for you (in Spanish)". VivaAerobus. February 2016. Retrieved February 17, 2016. 
  5. ^
  6. ^ a b "Air Operational Statistics". Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes. January 2016. Retrieved January 25, 2016. 

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