Puerto Vallarta Airport Arrivals

Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airpor

Address: Carretera a Tepic Km 7.5, Area Militar de Vallarta, 48311 Puerto Vallarta, Jal., Mexico
Phone: +52 322 221 1298
Airport code: PVR
Elevation: 23 ft
Coordinates: 20°40′48″N 105°15′15″E

PVR Arrivals today

Puerto Vallarta flight arrivals

Puerto Vallarta Airport is called Licenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport. It receives the airport codes PVR (IATA) and MMPR (ICAO). It is an international airport on the west coast of Mexico. Mainly tourists from the USA fly over here to enjoy their holiday. There is 1 runway of 3,100 meters (10,171 feet) for all Puerto Vallarta arrivals to keep everything running smoothly. There are 2 terminals to process the PVR airport arrivals. It was announced in 2020 that there will be an expansion of the terminal to have more than 60 percent capacity.


There are several restaurants at the airport, both before and after security. If you want to drink coffee, you can do so at Coffee Coffee or Starbucks. For a snack you can eat something at Wings, Subway or Tacos Chabelita. You can also shop in the terminal of Puerto Vallarta airport. There are options to buy souvenirs and gifts, but also tobacco or shops such as Dufry and Divers.

  • The most common means of transport from or to Puerto Vallarta is the taxi. These are available 24/7 outside the airport terminal.
  • If you want to enjoy a lounge at the airport, you could use Sherpa Masaje Express or VIP Lounge Puerto Vallarta Llegadas.
  • The airport also offers banking services, wireless internet, and touristic services such as Miller Travel, Apple Vacations, and Vallarta Adventures.


Passenger statistics

Passenger numbers have almost doubled in the past 10 years. There were approximately 4,1 million Puerto Vallarta Airport arrivals in terms of passengers in 2021. Most PVR arrivals come from Mexico City. The airlines flying this route are:

  • Aeromar
  • Magni
  • Volaris
  • Aeromexico
  • VivaAerobus
  • Aeromexico
Arrivals at Puerto Vallarta

Other domestic arrivals other than Mexico City are:

  • Tijuana
  • Hermosillo
  • La Paz
  • Monterrey
  • Culiacan
  • San Luis Potosi Ponciano Arriaga
  • Guadalajara
  • Silao Del Bajio
  • Queretaro

International arrivals are mainly from the U.S. and Canada. The cities Los Angeles, Dallas, Houston and San Francisco are popular in the United States. Most frequent flights to Canada are going or arriving from Calgary and Vancouver. However, there are far more possibilities to have arrivals from those countries.


Flying to and from these countries are usually with the airlines:

  • Alaska Airlines, Delta Air, United, American Airlines, Air Canada, WestJet and Sunwing Airlines.

There are not that many other international flights routes. However, there are a few flights to Europe. There are Puerto Vallarta arrivals from the UK. The airlines TUI Airways flies weekly from Manchester and London Gatwick.