El Paso International Airport Guide (ELP)

Airport info
Code: ELP
United States

El Paso International Airport is situated 10km (6 miles) northeast of El Paso and 19km (12 miles) north of Ciudad Juárez.

No. of terminals: 1 Dialling code: +1
+1 915 212 0330

The relatively small El Paso International Airport serves the city of El Paso in Texas, near the USA’s border with Mexico. Our El Paso International Airport guide includes airport contact details, as well as information on terminal facilities, public transportation and local hotels.


The information desk is located in the main lobby.

Driving directions

El Paso International Airport is located 5km (3 miles) north of Interstate 10. From central El Paso, take Interstate 10 eastwards and turn off at the ‘Airway Boulevard’ exit.

Public Transport

Public transport road

Bus:Sun Metro (tel: +1 915 212 3333;www.sunmetro.net) operates buses 33 and 50 between El Paso International Airport and central El Paso (journey time: 60 minutes; fare: US$1.50).

Shuttle:A number of commercial shuttle services operate from El Paso International Airport 24 hours a day, including Amigo Shuttle (tel: +1 915 355 1739; www.amigoshuttle.info), Juárez El Paso Shuttle (tel: +1 915 740 4400; www.juarezelpasoshuttle.com) and Las Cruces Shuttle (tel: +1 800 288 1784; www.lascrucesshuttle.com).

Taxi:Licensed taxis are available directly outside the arrivals area, 24 hours a day. Taxis, provided by Sun City Cab Company (tel: +1 915 544 2211; www.suncitycab.com) operate on a fixed-fare basis that varies depending on zones and destinations. The average fare to central El Paso is around US$25, and to Ciudad Juarez $42.

Terminal facilities


There is a bureau de change and ATM in the Travelex Business Centre in the main lobby, which also offers a money transfer service.


Free Wi-Fi internet access is available throughout El Paso International Airport. Additionally, fax and photocopying services, postage facilities and phone cards are available in the Travelex Business Centre.


There are restaurants, bars and a coffee shop on the main level of the terminal and in the concourses. These include a sports bar in concourse A and a selection of eateries in the food court in concourse B.


There are newsagents throughout the airport and various gift shops in concourse B.


Contact the 24-hour airport switchboard number (tel: +1 915 212 7371) for Skycap porter assistance. Left-luggage facilities are not available at El Paso International Airport. For items misplaced in the terminal, contact the lost and found information line (tel: +1 915 212 7371).


There are shoeshine booths in the departures area of the airport.

Airport facilities

Conference and business

Conference and meeting facilities are available at the Wyndham El Paso Airport Hotel (tel: +1 915 778 4241; www.wyndham.com), which is located on the airport site. The Travelex Business Centre offers a range of business services, such as fax, photocopying, office supplies and overnight package delivery.

Disabled facilities

Wheelchairs can be requested from the relevant airline for arrival at El Paso International Airport. On departure from the airport, passengers can request a wheelchair from Skycaps or phone from inside the terminal using a courtesy phone (dialling 0 for assistance). Parking shuttle services can be accessed by wheelchairs and there is also reserved parking for disabled drivers close to the terminal.

Any passengers who may require additional assistance are advised to contact their airline in advance of travel.

Car parking

Short-term parking is located in a car park opposite the terminal building. The long-term car park is a little further from the terminal but it is linked via a free shuttle bus service. The first 10 minutes of parking in any car park at El Paso International Airport is free of charge, and valet parking is available.

Car rental

Car hire companies at El Paso International Airport include: Advantage, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Enterprise, Hertz, National and Thrifty. Desks are located in Arrivals.


There are numerous hotels either at or very near to El Paso International Airport. Free transport is available between the airport and major hotels; there is a courtesy telephone information board directly in front of the arrivals area for travellers wishing to arrange transport.

Hilton Garden Inn El Paso Airport

+1 915 772 4722

Offering a complimentary airport shuttle service, the Hilton Garden Inn also has a grill restaurant, outdoor pool and fitness centre, in addition to four meeting rooms. Guest rooms incorporate a fridge and coffee machine.

6650 Gateway Boulevard East, 79915, El Paso, United States

El Paso Marriott

+1 915 779 3300

Among the more luxurious of the hotels near the airport, El Paso Marriott offers a range of facilities within walking distance of the terminal. As well as meeting space and business services, the hotel has a range of leisure facilities, such as a pool, spa and on-site dining.

1600 Airway Boulevard, 79925, El Paso, United States

Hawthorn Suites El Paso Airport

+1 915 778 6789

Linked to the nearby airport by a complimentary shuttle service, the Hawthorn Suites provides free internet access to guests. Other facilities of note include a business centre, fitness room, outdoor swimming pool and spa.

6789 Boeing Drive, 79925, El Paso, United States

Wyndham El Paso Airport Hotel

+1 915 778 4241

A great place for families, the Wyndham El Paso Airport Hotel has its own on-site seasonal water park and swimming complex, as well as a fitness centre and a range of activities. The hotel operates a shuttle bus service to El Paso International Airport (and downtown El Paso), which is within walking distance of the hotel.

2027 Airway Boulevard, 79925, El Paso, United States

Radisson Hotel El Paso Airport

+1 915 772 3333

Adjacent to the airport site, the Radisson boasts extensive meeting space, fitness facilities and on-site dining, as well as indoor and outdoor pools. Despite its close proximity to El Paso International Airport, shuttles operate to the terminal.

1770 Airway Boulevard, 79925, El Paso, United States
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