Airfare to Neuquen, Argentina
Neuquen is a city in Argentina, located at the confluence of the Limay and Neuquén rivers. It is the largest city in Patagonia.
The hottest months are December and January (30-31C average). If you want to check out the sites even winter is a great time to be here. However, don’t expect to have too many things to do here.
The city is served by Presidente Perón International Airport (NQN) which receives regular flights from egular flights to Buenos Aires, San Carlos de Bariloche, Comodoro Rivadavia, Río Gallegos, Río Grande, Ushuaia, and San Martín de los Andes. The airlines serving the airport are: Aerolíneas Argentinas, Austral Lineas Aereas and LAN Argentina.
Direct flights from Buenos Aires take about 2 hours and are offered by Aerolíneas Argentinas. The rates are affordable ($313RT). Flying to Neuquen from Buenos Aires is the most popular way to get here.
If you come from the US make sure to check different routes into Buenos Aires. For example it’s cheaper to fly from Miami ($698RT on Aerolineas Argentinas and a direct flight) rather than from Los Angeles ($897RT on Continental, Mexicana, Delta, United and all are indirect flights) or New York ($964RT on Copa Airlines, indirect flight).
As for flying from Europe, things are less complicated. It’s expensive to fly either from London (from $903RT, indirect flight), Paris ($1392RT on Air France, direct flight) or Amsterdam (from $1036, indirect flight).
In order to save some money make sure to book your ticket in advance and keep your eyes on the airlines’ special deals. Avoid flying during the high season and also try to avoid the weekends.
For more information on Neuquen, check out BootsnAll’s Argentina Travel Guide.