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City CodeMVD
Popular Airlines
  • LATAM Airlines Chile
  • Qatar Airways
  • Copa Airlines
Flight Time11~14 hours

The flight time to Montevideo is approximately 11~14 hours. Find out more about the history, economy, climate and transportation options before you visit Montevideo.


Montevideo is the capital city of Uruguay with a population of 1,319,108 people. Montevideo is also the largest city in Uruguay with an area of 201 kilometers square. Montevideo is located on the southern coast of south America on the north eastern bank of the river Rio de la Plata. Montevideo city was established in the year 1724. Montevideo has hosted world cup matches and is the administrative headquarter of the Latin America's major trading blocs.

Voice of Travelers to Montevideo

School exchange programme to Montevideo

I am a New York University student who applied for the school's exchange program in University of Montevideo. We were informed as the students who had been accepted to acquire our air ticket from American Airlines. The school had negotiated the ticket cost for the students for this airline to Montevideo. I did not hesitate I got my air ticket and went for shopping for what I needed for the trip to Montevideo. We traveled at night and in a couple of hours we arrived in Montevideo. Montevideo is quite different from New York it is was more peaceful with less activity. There are also very minimal things to do in Montevideo. My experience was mostly highlighted by the experiences I had in school. The people of Montevideo are very welcoming and accommodating.

Visit to Montevideo

My name is Andrew Summers and I was part of a South America tour group who happened to pass through Montevideo. Montevideo was our second stop. My air ticket was by United Airlines who had incredible service in the plane. I will definitely acquire my ticket from them on my next visit. The city is quite industrious and the people are incredibly warm and friendly. Our two day stay in Montevideo was worthwhile.

Montevideo Travel FAQs

Q.  What are the main tourist attractions in Montevideo?

A. Since Montevideo is not a large city, many of the sites can be seen in a fairly short time. These tourist attractions include Plaza de Independencia, the Old Town, sexual diversity monument, MNAV which is the national museum of modern Uruguayan art, Punta Carretas which is a shopping area located in a former prison and Nacional stadium which is the stadium where the first game of the first world cup in Uruguay was played in 1930, Get your ticket and head here you will not regret it.

Q. What are the budget accommodations in Montevideo?

A. Montevideo has many budget accommodations that are available to tourists with rates as low as 10 USD. Once you acquire your ticket to Montevideo, ensure you book the right accommodation.One can sleep at the Piedras de Afilar Art Hostel, Red Hostel, Pocitos Hostel, Hotel Arapey, Unplugged Hostel, Boulevard Sarandi Hostel and Live MVD Hostel. Most of these accommodation provide free internet access and located in the heart of Montevideo city. Acquire your ticket and start planning your next trip.

Q. What are fun facts about Montevideo?

A. Montevideo in a country that is amongst the least corrupt in the world. More than half of the country's population live in Montevideo. Uruguay's national anthem is the longest in the world. Uruguay is the first country to llegalize to manufacturing and sale of marijuana.

Montevideo - Direct Flights to Major Airports

Airports handling direct flights to Angel S Adami International ・Maiquetia's Simon Bolivar International airport  ・Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport ・Heathrow airport etc.

Flight Routes to Montevideo

Montevideo is 19 kilometers away from Carrasco International Airport which servs the city. A ticket is available from the airport and can also be purchased from local agencies. Montevideo is also served by Angel S Adami International Airport located in Montevideo.To obtain a ticket there are various ticket outlets where one can visit and secure a ticket to various destinations. It is always important when travelling to ensure that one has the right air ticket and documents. In addition, knowing where to obtain a ticket is critical as well.