Airport codes Santa Elena de Uairen Airport

IATA Metropolitan Code


World Area Code


Airport coordinates

Lat / Lon

4°33'17"N / -61°-9'0"W


4.55500, -61.15000


2938ft / 895.50m

Magnetic variation


About Santa Elena de Uairen Airport

Santa Elena de Uairen Airport (SNV) is located in the municipality of Guayana in Venezuela, Americas. It's a medium airport in Venezuela based in the region Bolívar. There is no scheduled passenger service.

A startling fact is that the airport is at a very high altitude.

Runway information

SNV has one unlighted 5,445 ft long runway.

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
11-29 5,445 ft 98 ft Asphalt No

Geographic data








South America




Other airports in Bolívar

ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
SVCB CBL Tomas de Heres Airport Medium airport Ciudad Bolívar
SVCD CXA Caicara del Orinoco Airport Medium airport Caicara del Orinoco
SVCN CAJ Canaima Airport Medium airport Canaima
SVED EOR El Dorado Airport Medium airport Bolivar
SVPR PZO General Manuel Carlos Piar International Airport Medium airport Puerto Ordaz-Ciudad Guayana
SVTM TMO Tumeremo Airport Medium airport Tumeremo

Find your way around Santa Elena de Uairen Airport

How to get to Guayana

There are several ways to get from Santa Elena de Uairen Airport to Guayana and back. The most common transportation option is shown below.

We compared the average prices of the transport possibilities from the airport to Guayana. The cheapest way to travel from the airport to Guayana is by Bus (18 hours and 32 minutes, $ 37 - $ 55). This is also the quickest route.


Transport types
1045.42 km
18 hours and 32 minutes
$ 37 - $ 55

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Transportation services

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Taxi Santa Elena de Uairen Airport

The easiest way to find a transfer to and from Santa Elena de Uairen 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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Car rental

Rent a car at SNV

Find a cheap rental car at Santa Elena de Uairen Airport to make the most out of your trip to Venezuela. 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 SNV lets you travel at your own leisure and get to the spots you want to visit in Venezuela 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.

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Rent a camper in Venezuela

Find a recreational vehicle near Santa Elena de Uairen Airport to make the most out of your trip to Venezuela?

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.

WorldWide Campers works with many RV suppliers in Australia, USA, Canada, New Zealand, South America, South Africa and Europe. This ensures you that they will always find you the best deal for your RV trip. You never have to pay extra for booking costs and all our quotes are free of charge.

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Airport car parking at Santa Elena de Uairen Airport

Park your car at SNV

Whether you are looking for cheap long term airport parking at Santa Elena de Uairen 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 SNV can give you a sense of peace because you are assured you can park your car.

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Things to do in Venezuela?

Find the best things to do in or nearby Santa Elena de Uairen Airport

Are you planning on travelling to Venezuela? In that case, you might be interested in finding some beautiful things to do in or nearby Guayana. Haven't booked anything yet, and looking for inspiration? Please visit our partner and find many beautiful things to do.

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Store your bags in Guayana

Do you want to visit Guayana 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.

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Forward your luggage

Are you planning a trip to Venezuela 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.

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Flight delayed, cancelled, overbooked or strikes at SNV?

Claim your compensation

Was your flight delayed, cancelled or overbooked at Santa Elena de Uairen 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.

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Travel insurance

Travel insurance for your trip to Venezuela

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 Venezuela 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.

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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.

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SNV giftshop

Customized SNV gifts and souvenirs

Keep your travels’ memories alive with a unique design product of your trip to Santa Elena de Uairen 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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