Punta Cana Airport is not only a pleasant structure for visitors coming to the island, but also an environmentally friendly building that returns to the island environment.
When the flight reaches the Dominican Republic, thatched roof and open air design of Punta Cana International Airport cannot be missed. The airport was designed to welcome visitors and be environmentally responsible with native design and materials.
There is a modern new air-conditioned terminal for passenger arrivals.
Upon arrival at Punta Cana Airport, each passenger must purchase a $ 10.00 tourist card before entering the Customs Administration. After picking up luggage and clearing customs, passengers are usually greeted by a travel agent and taken on board the correct bus for transfer to the resort. Department of Photography Migration US citizens entering the Dominican Republic with a birth certificate and photo identification. This will not affect US citizens traveling with their passports. This is done to prevent illegal entry back into the United States. Computer systems are in place at each of the international air and sea ports. However, visitors are generally recommended to confirm travel documentation with the nearest Consulate of the Dominican Republic.
Punta Cana operates direct flights from a number of major cities around the world, including New York, Miami, Philadelphia, Paris and Buenos Aries. There are direct flights from the following airports in the United States:
-Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport
-Incinnati Northern Kentucky International Airpor
-Miami International Airport
-New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
– New Liberty International Airport
-Orlando Sanford International Airport
-Philadelphia International Airport
-Holy. Louis Lambert International Airport
US Airways operates non-stop return flights from Philadelphia every Saturday, Sunday and Tuesday. The flight time is about five hours. Other airlines, such as Continental, also operate flights to Punta Cana. Flights from New York takes approximately 3 hours and 15 minutes, while flights from Miami take less than 2 hours. Several domestic and regional Caribbean airports operate daily from Punta Cana Airport. Most hotels are within 30 minutes of the airport. Airlines can be contacted on their toll-free numbers for current flight times. In Punta Cana visitors can find more information about their travel from the Department of Tourism.