Karina loading the Citroen C4 at Newbery
The main passenger hall at...
I found very few information on how to get to Ezeiza airport and how to get back to the city center (Capital Federal). Going there by taxi would be the fastest and the most expensive option. However,...
A lot of people ask the same question, how do I get from the airport to the city?
TAXI, or REMIS is the best option. The airport is VERY far away from the city, it will take you over 30 minutes to...
This needs to be updated:
There are now 6 subway lines:
A- generally running up and down Rivadavia
B- generally running up and down Corrientes
C- generally running up and down 9 de Julio
I found Buenos Aires a very expensive city, at least for my standard, but I must admit taxis were not expensive and above all, they always used the meter without the need of any request from me.
Buses are a good way of transportation.
You can buy a "guia T" at any news paper's kiosco. It has the detail of the traject of every bus of the capital city.
You must know that you can pay only with...
¿Going to Colonia, Uruguay?
take the buquebus ferry. Currently there is a promotion for 89 pesos round trip.
Leaves BA at 9am
Leaves Colonia for BA at 6:45 m-sat (7:30 sun)
Package tours that cost...
At the website you have maps of the trains.
The Mitre train is very safe and it's ok, it's the one I use every day to go to work. And it's the same you must take to go to Tigre (which is a one day...
Please see my previous EZE airport tip for more information.
In general, BA has two airports. Jorge Newbery Aeroparque is the smaller domestic airport, and it's within the city of Buenos Aires. Most...
You can go to Buenos Aires from the whole country or from neighbour countries by bus; the arrival point is Terminal Retiro, a really huge bus station. Distances usually are long, so you will arrive...
Generally speaking, the public transport system in Buenos Aires is pretty reliable and cheap. The subte (subway) takes you to most parts of the city, and is...
Retiro Bus Sation is situated in an unsafe part of Buenos Aires where petty crime is a big issue for travellers walking through the area from the bus station to...
The subway is conveient and easy to use . There are four lines covering a good portion of the city .The price is only 1.10 peso each way and they rune until...
Yello and black taxis are everywhere in the city and although we did our fare share of walking ,in the evenings we caught cabs . They are metered abd cheap .We...
I loved taking the train to places a little outside of the city. It's super cheap and great for people watching. Remis are good for late at night or when it's...
Before we boarded our flight to Buenos Aires; Liz, Rob and I relaxed in the Admiral's Club. Having status on AA grants Liz and I access to this lounge. I was...
The public transport in B.A. is on buses, here called "Colectivo" which reach every place and are very frequent but it is not too easy to decipher the system....
Sometimes it can be hard to spot street signs. A lot of streets have company sponsored signs in black and red clearly posted, but on smaller streets you'll...
Oh yes, Buenos Aires is a big city with millions of people and millions of cars. Sometimes the traffic is really grande, and the pollution everywhere! The...
I really do not know which line you can find this unique train, but it is easy to find because it belongs to the same line which ends in Retiro Train Station....
Buenos Aires has more than 38,000 taxis, more than any other city in the world. Radio taxis have meters and you will rarely spend more than $4 US on a ride in...
It's very easy to move around Buenos Aires on foot, because the blocks are all square, as opposed to many cities in Europe. All of them are signaled in the...
Retiro train station has some fantastic edwardian architectural components including disused cast iron art nouveau elevator entrances on the platforms. Most of...
A fantastically easy and relatively safe subway system. There are still a few remnants of the original subway decorations at some of the stops. Linea C had some...
While in Buenos Aires I used travel agents to assist me for several trips. I have especially good experiences with these two travel agencies:Biscaro-Donnet at...
There are two airports in Buenos Aires so make sure you know which one you are flying in and out of.The international airport Ezeiza Ministro Pistarini (EZE) is...
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