Airports in Patagonia
San Carlos de Bariloche Airport (BRC)
On the Argentinian edge, Bariloche bridges travellers to Patagonia. It's popular for its proximity to Nahuel Huapi National Park, which is a great place for adventure activities, including hiking, skiing and water sports.
Airlines that fly to BRC: Aerolineas Argentinas and LATAM airlines fly to BRC 10 times a day from Buenos Aires.
Trelew: Almirante Marcos A. Zar Airport (REL)
A little bit off the beaten track, Trelew is ideally situated for those planning on visiting the Magellanic penguin colony at Punta Tombo or to see the marine wildlife that lives on the Valdes Peninsula.
Airlines that fly to REL: Aerolineas Argentinas flies to REL three times a day from Buenos Aires. It takes two hours.
El Calafate: Comandante Armando Tola International Airport (FTE)
This is a base for tourists wanting to tour Glacier Perito Moreno and the surrounding Santa Cruz province.
Airlines that fly to FTE: Aerolineas Argentinas and LATAM have 6 flights a day between FTE and Buenos Aires
Ushuaia: Malvinas Argentinas International Airport (USH)
Ushuaia is the world's southernmost city. It is the point of no return. Or the point to embark on a cruise to Antarctica, whichever you prefer. It’s also a short distance from Cerro Castor, the most southerly ski resort in South America.
Airlines that fly to USH: Aerolineas Argentinas and LATAM fly to USH three times a day from Buenos Aires. It takes three and a half hours.