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Taxi Mexico City Airport

By taxi turns to be one of the best ways to get to and from Mexico City Airport, since it is located at just 5 kilometres from downtown; that means an average trip time of 20 minutes.  


It’s very important to pay attention about the distances and times before use the taxi services in Mexico City. In order to use taxi services, passengers must purchase the corresponding ticket in authorized retail outlets.




We strongly recommend you to pick up an authorized taxi and avoid rides offered by non-authorized drivers, since you could be victim of a scam.


In order to avoid scams, we recommend you to bring written down your destination.




Taxi ranks are located at the entrance of both terminals: Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 (international and domestic).




Only taxis by SCT Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes are authorized to provide service at the airport. Currently there are the following taxi companies offering service at Mexico Airport (MEX): Porto Taxi, Sitio 300, Nueva Imagen, Excelencia, Confort and Yellow Cab.


There are two different options of vehicles available: For 4 passengers or for 8 passengers.

- Ordinary service: Up for 4 passengers

- Business service: Up for 8 passengers


Opening hours: 24 hours.

In case of complaint, you may contact airport’s taxi authority:




Fares at Mexico Airport are regulated by the Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes and posted in a visible place next to the taxi rank.


The usual fare to get to Mexico City downtown is about 250.00 – 300.00 pesos.


You can purchase your ticket at the booths near the arrival gates in the walkway area.



Shared Rides

Shared ride service is available to those who wish to share a ride and pay a flat rate to certain destinations if multiple parties are available for the trip. Apps such as Uber may be useful to do so.




If you wish to transfer from and to Mexico Airport on your own, there are several transfer companies available within the airport premises.


Book your transfer through our site, it is easy and fast to use!