Santiago Mariño Caribbean International Airport
It is one of Venezuela’s best known internationally for being the most important tourist spots in the country and the Caribbean region. It is located in El Yaque, 15 km (9.5 miles) southwest of Porlamar, on Margarita Island. Due to its strategic location, it easily links Margarita Island with the main cities of Venezuela. It operates with domestic flights and international destinations in South America and the Caribbean. The airport has a bank, ATMs, currency exchange bureau, copy center and public telephones. It has restaurants, cafeteria, bar and ice cream parlor, as well as shops for souvenirs, newspapers and tobacco, books, crafts, cosmetics and perfumes. The land transfer can be done by public transport or taxis that are outside the airport. Travel time to the city center is approximately 15 minutes.