Overview

Aerolineas Argentinas is the national airline carrier of Argentina. It is the largest international and domestic airline carrier in the country, and it is responsible for 52 percent of the country's international flights and 83 percent of domestic flights. It is popular in the countries of South America.

Aerolineas Argentinas' IATA Code is AR, ICAO Code is ARG and Callsign is Argentina.

Where Do They Fly?

Aerolineas Argentinas flies to 58 destinations in Europe, North America, Oceania and South America. International destinations include Italy, Spain, the United States, Australia, New Zealand, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela. Some of its domestic destinations in Argentina are Catamarca, Comodoro Rivadavia, Cordoba, Corrientes, El Calafate, Esquel and Formosa.

Check In

Web check-in is offered by Aerolineas Argentinas for those who have acquired an electronic ticket. With the web check-in, you will only be asked to enter your personal information, select your seat and print your boarding pass. Those with paper tickets, children traveling alone and those who will need any kind of special assistance should check-in personally at the counters.

For domestic flights, those who are to check-in at the airport should arrive at least 45 minutes before the flight. Those traveling with baggage for check-in should arrive at least one hour before the flight. All needed documents should be brought along for check-in.

Baggage

Hand bags have a maximum weight of 11 lbs for domestic flights and 22 lbs for international flights. The airline imposes restrictive measures for any baggage containing hazardous materials.

The airline gives baggage allowance to all passengers for no additional cost. For check-in baggage, weight limit is 33 lbs for Economy Class and 66 lbs for Club Condor Class on domestic flights. Weight allowance is 50 lbs for Economy Class and 70 lbs for Club Condor Class for international flights. The weight limits, however, may vary depending on your destination.

Infants

Infants under two years old are not entitled to a seat and should travel with his parent/guardian as a lap baby. Only one infant can travel with one adult. The airline does not accept infants who are less than seven days old to travel with the airline. They cannot travel using a mobile car-seat for safety reasons, and will only be allowed to sit on an adult's lap. For domestic flights, infants traveling will incur no cost. For international flights, however, infants are charged a fee of 10% of the total airfare.

Passengers bringing infants should carry all necessary documents.

Minors

Any minor who is two to four years old is not allowed to travel alone and is not eligible for an unaccompanied minor service. Children aged five years old and onwards can use the unaccompanied minor service. If not using the service, then the minor must travel with an adult who is at least 18 years old.

Parents or guardians of minors who are at least five to 16 years old should provide all the necessary information about the person collecting the child including the name, surname, number and type of the identity card to ensure the safety of the child.

Pets

Although transportation of pets is allowed on the airline, there are a series of documentations and procedures that a passenger should be able to comply and follow. This applies for domestic and wild animals to be transported. For this reason, passengers with animals and pets should book arrangements with the airline in advance.

All animals and pets traveling with the airline will be checked-in. No animal will be allowed inside the passenger cabin. Only guide dogs traveling with a passenger will be allowed, although there are only a limited number of guide dogs that are allowed in every flight. Note that all pets and animals are subject to availability of space. If the animal is to travel without a passenger, it will be shipped via cargo.

Frequent Flyer Program

Aerolineas Plus is a program that was created to reward passengers who have been loyal to the airline with free flights abroad or inside the country. Aside from this, members enjoy many additional benefits. Membership is easy and totally free.

In-Flight Services

Aerolineas Argentinas gives world-class flights including entertainment and food services. Flight attendants are ready to give passengers the most exclusive services with friendly smiles all throughout.

Airline Magazines

Aerolineas Argentinas' magazine is called Aerolineas, which is published once in every two months. It has interesting travel features and other informative write-ups on lifestyle, health and technology.

Air Alliances

Aerolineas Argentinas is not a member of any air alliance.

Contact Information

For reservations and bookings, questions regarding their frequent flyer program, general information and inquiries, Aerolineas Argentinas can be contacted at 1-800-333-0276. You may also email them at informes@aerolineas.com.ar or check their website at AEROLINEAS.

cURL Error: