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Capitan Oriel Lea Plaza Airport (TJA)


Tarija, Bolivia

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Elevation: 6079ft

UTC: -4 Hours

Tarija is the capital of the Tarija Department in Bolivia and is located near the Capitan Oriel Lea Plaza Airport (TJA). It is a charming city with a colonial-style old town and a vibrant cultural scene. The city is surrounded by beautiful mountain scenery, and is known for its wine and cheese production. There are many restaurants, bars, and cafes to explore, as well as a plethora of local markets and museums. Tarija is the perfect place to relax and explore the Bolivian countryside.

Airport Directions

To get to Capitan Oriel Lea Plaza Airport (TJA) by car, you can either take a taxi or rent a car. Taxis are available at the airport and you may need to book in advance. The cost will depend on the distance and the type of vehicle you choose, but you can expect to pay between $25 and $50. Renting a car is also an option, but you will need to take into account the cost of petrol and other expenses. If you are travelling to TJA by bus, you can take a bus from nearby cities like Cochabamba, Sucre or La Paz. The trip will take approximately 6 to 8 hours, and the cost will be around $12 to $15. The cheapest way to get to TJA is by train. The journey from Cochabamba to Tarija takes about 8 hours, and the cost of a one-way ticket is around $5. Finally, you can also take a taxi from the airport in Tarija. The cost of a one-way trip will be around $25.

Airport Terminals & Airlines

The airlines that fly out of Capitan Oriel Lea Plaza Airport (TJA) are Boliviana de Aviacion, Amaszonas, and EcoJet. These airlines provide scheduled passenger flights to 5 destinations.

Airport Address

The address of Capitan Oriel Lea Plaza Airport (TJA) is Av. Oriel Lea Plaza s/n, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia. The phone number is +591 3-333-3300. The email address is The airport is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Airport Lost & Found

The lost and found office at Capitan Oriel Lea Plaza Airport (TJA) is located at Terminal 1, Av. Teniente Jorge Henrich Arauz, Tarija, Bolivia. The telephone number is +591 4 646 0500 and the opening hours are from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday to Friday.

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