Tapachula International Airport

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Tapachula International Airport
Aeropuerto Internacional de Tapachula
Tapachula airport parking lot.jpg


TAP is located in Mexico
Location of airport in Mexico
Airport type Public
Operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste
Location Tapachula
Elevation AMSL 97 ft / 30 m
Coordinates 14°47′40″N 92°22′12″W / 14.79444°N 92.37000°W / 14.79444; -92.37000
Direction Length Surface
ft m
05/23 6,561 2,000 Asphalt
Statistics (2015)
Total Passengers 265,670
Source: Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste

Tapachula International Airport (IATA: TAPICAO: MMTP), Aeropuerto Internacional de Tapachula, is an international airport located at Tapachula, Chiapas, Mexico, is Mexico's southernmost airport. It handles national and international air traffic for the city of Tapachula and the Port of Chiapas.

Airport's entrance.

It is one of the fastest growing airports in the country: in 2015, it handled 265,670 passengers, and increase of 51.64% from previous year.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
AeroMéxico Seasonal: Mexico City
Aeroméxico Connect Mexico City
KA'AN Air Tuxtla Gutiérrez
Volaris Mexico City

Busiest Routes[edit]

Busiest domestic routes at Tapachula International Airport (2015)[2]
Rank City Passengers Ranking Airline
1  Distrito Federal (México), Mexico City 138,445 Steady Aeroméxico, Aeroméxico Connect, Volaris
2  Chiapas, Tuxtla Gutiérrez 321 Steady KA'AN Air
3  Puebla, Puebla 233
4  Guerrero, Acapulco 213 Decrease 1
5  Tabasco, Villahermosa 130
6  Veracruz, Minatitlán 99
7  Veracruz, Veracruz 78
8  Oaxaca, Oaxaca 63
9  México (state), Toluca 59 Decrease 4
10  Guanajuato, León 58

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "ASUR Passenger Traffic". Grupo Aeropuertario del Sureste. January 2016. Retrieved 2016-01-13. 
  2. ^ "Air Operational Statistics". Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes. January 2016. Retrieved January 26, 2016. 

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