El Alto International Airport
Airport codes El Alto International Airport
IATA Metropolitan Code
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Lat / Lon
-16°-30'-47"S / -68°-11'-32"W
13,355ft / 4070.60m
About El Alto International Airport
El Alto International Airport (LPB) is located in the municipality of La Paz / El Alto in Bolivia, Americas. It's a medium airport in Bolivia based in the region La Paz Department. Passengers can fly to and from the airport with a scheduled service.
The airports is located at an amazing altitude of 13355 ft.
LPB has 2 runways with a total length of 19,848 ft, of which 1 is lighted.
|10-28||13,123 ft||151 ft||Concrete||Yes|
|10L-28R||6,725 ft||300 ft||Graded or rolled earth, grass on graded earth||No|
La Paz / El Alto
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|SLSA||SBL||Santa Ana Del Yacuma Airport||Medium airport||Santa Ana del Yacuma|
Find cheap flight tickets to or from LPB
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Find your way around El Alto International Airport
Taxi El Alto International Airport
The easiest way to find a transfer to and from El Alto International Airport is through our taxi widget below. We will find the best deal for you and display multiple options for you to choose from.
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Rent a car at LPB
Find a cheap rental car at El Alto International Airport to make the most out of your trip to Bolivia. When travelling abroad, we mostly have a limited amount of time to experience the beautiful sights and activities and often end up we really want to do. A rental car can take you almost everywhere, wherever and whenever you want. Find the perfect car for your trip.
Renting a car at LPB lets you travel at your own leisure and get to the spots you want to visit in Bolivia quickly and hassle-free. Car rental services often include a GPS system, providing you with the perfect opportunity to explore the country without getting lost. You can drive wherever you want to go.
Rent a camper in Bolivia
Find a recreational vehicle near El Alto International Airport to make the most out of your trip to Bolivia?
A camper or RV will give you unlimited freedom so you can determine your own route and go wherever you want to go. It's especially perfect because you have the comfort of your own accommodation and kitchenette with you.
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Airport car parking at El Alto International Airport
Park your car at LPB
Whether you are looking for cheap long term airport parking at El Alto International Airport or the nearest long term car park to your terminal, you can find the best deal at one of our specially selected partners. Because more and more people are flying these days, it’s wise to book a parking spot in advance because parking lots cannot accommodate unlimited amounts of cars. A pre-booked parking space at LPB can give you a sense of peace because you are assured you can park your car.
Different type of airport parking options
Airport parking options have changed and expanded. Medium-size and large airports offer several different types of parking, priced according to convenience and distance from the terminal.
The different types of parking are:
- Short term parking
- Daily parking
- Long term / Satellite parking
- Valet parking
- Off-Airport parking
- Sleep, park, fly
Hotels near the airport
Hotels at or near El Alto International Airport
Do you have an early morning flight, long layover or your flight is cancelled, and you don't feel like sleeping on the airport floor? Sleeping in a hotel at or near LPB is the perfect solution. Sleeping in a hotel close by El Alto International Airport prevents you from being late or not fully rested for your flight.
Hotels in La Paz / El Alto
Find your ideal hotel in La Paz / El Alto city centre. Find the perfect hotel to make the most out of your trip to the city of Amsterdam. Consult one of our partners to find the most suitable hotel for your trip.
Things to do in Bolivia?
Find the best things to do in or nearby El Alto International Airport
Are you planning on travelling to Bolivia? In that case, you might be interested in finding some beautiful things to do in or nearby La Paz / El Alto. Haven't booked anything yet, and looking for inspiration? Please visit our partner and find many beautiful things to do.
Store your bags in La Paz / El Alto
Do you want to visit La Paz / El Alto and you want to enjoy your time without the weight of your luggage? Good news, there is a good possibility that you don’t have to. When the airport does not provide any options for storing your luggage, you might want to consider to store your luggage in a local shop in the city. Our partners can help you arrange that in advance.
Forward your luggage
Are you planning a trip to Bolivia and you have a lot of luggage or just want to enjoy flying without any suitcases of bags? Good news, you do not have to. Just forward your luggage to your destination and make a vacation more like a vacation.
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Travel luggage and cabin bags
Find the perfect travel luggage and cabin bags which are approved by the major airlines. If you are looking for a travel bag which fit all cabin airline restrictions including Ryanair and Easyjet, please visit one of these shops to find out which bags sizes are allowed on board.
All of our partners does have an extensive offer so you can find that perfect bag or suitcase for your next trip.
Flight delayed, cancelled, overbooked or strikes at LPB?
Claim your compensation
Was your flight delayed, cancelled or overbooked at El Alto International Airport, and do you want to claim compensation? Because your rights are protected by European law you may be entitled up to a certain amount in compensation per passenger. Please visit one of our partners to check if you’re entitled to claim compensation.
Travel insurance for your trip to Bolivia
A travel insurance protects you against the unexpected. A primary incentive to get travel insurance can be for the emergency medical assistance. It is wise to get travel insurance for your trip to Bolivia because you can easily spend a lot of money for treatment and transportation expenses.
Don’t wait too long before purchasing travel insurance because many travel insurance coverages require you to purchase your plan within a specific number of days of making that initial trip deposit if the coverage is to be in effect.
Travel insurance for people with a medical condition
Our partners are specialised in providing travel insurance for people who have medical conditions but don’t want to be held back by that conditions. A medical travel insurance covers over 1000s of conditions including cancer, MS, IBS, Alzheimer’s, HIV and pregnancy. The online screening will only take as little as 3 minutes.
Customized LPB gifts and souvenirs
Keep your travels’ memories alive with a unique design product of your trip to El Alto International Airport. Airportag is the best aviation and travel gift shop where you can design many different kind of unique aviation products.
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