Cozumel International Airport uses the three letter code CZM. It is located just 3.5 miles from the hotel zone of Cozumel. CZM offers a single terminal with 40 check-in desks. An information center is available to answer any questions that you may have and help you navigate through the airport. The airport has 8 gates, 6 of those that handle international flights, and 2 that handle domestic flights. Domestic and international flights are handled at the airport. There is one parking lot with the availability of both short and long term parking options. Travelers should plan to arrive at the airport at least 2 hours prior to their flight time of departure in order to proceed through security screenings.
Ground transportation options at Cozumel are limited, however, there are still choices to help travelers get to and from the airport as well as around the city and their favorite destinations in Mexico. The airport minibus is one of the most popular ways travelers get around. The minibus is a low cost service for all travelers. Many of the hotels nearby the airport will provide complimentary shuttle service for their guests. Some will provide service to and from the airport only, while others may provide the shuttle service to other areas as well. Taxi cabs are also available, however, they are not allowed to pick up from the airport, and those who wish to use a taxi cab must go past the perimeters of the hotel to Avenida 65 to get a taxi cab. Yet another transportation option is using a rented car. Many travelers choose to use a rental car because of its low price and quick ability to get around the city fast and efficiently.
While You Wait
There are two banks available to handle all of your banking needs within the airport terminal. An ATM is also available. A food court is also available, as are restaurants and shops while you wait. These restaurants and stores include Sunglass Island, Hard Rock Store, Colombian Coffee Shop, and Margiritaville Snack Bar.