Curacao’s modern International Airport (CUR) can accommodate commercial jet aircrafts as large as the Boeing 747. The island is served by a number of airlines, and connections can be made to any part of the world.
Departure Tax are assessed for International destinations of USD $32.00 (NAFL. 57,60) and USD $8.00 (NAFL. 14,50) for domestic destinations and USD $2,00 (NAFL. 3,60) for transfer. Children under the age of 2 are exempted of payment. Domestic destinations are Bonaire and St. Maarten. You can find the airport departure fee counters on the second floor just before passing through immigration. The airport departure fee is incorporated in the ticket price for passengers traveling with: American Airlines, Continental Airlines, KLM, ArkeFly, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Blue Panorama and Tiara Air.
More and more airliners give you the possibility to check-in on the internet. Please keep in mind that you have to be on the airport at least 2 hours (with ArkeFly even 3 hours!!!) before departure when you are travelling to Europe and at least 3 hours before departure when travelling to the United States.
Passengers can be picked up and dropped off right in front of the airport terminal. This facility can only be
used for quick stops en immediate loading and unloading. If you need more time, park your vehicle at the
airport parking area.
Do not abandon your vehicle at any time whilst in front of the terminal. For security and traffic flow reasons, vehicles placed in front of the terminal or abandoned by their drivers will be wheel clamped immediately at the owner's expense.