|Algiers Airport Shuttles|
|Houari Boumediene Airport or Algiers Airport is an international that serves the capital city of Algeria, Algiers. The airport is located about 9 miles from the city and the airport code is (ALG).|
To kickstart your visit to Algeria in style and comfort, the following shuttle services have been highly rated for safety. GO Airport Shuttle and AirportShuttles.com. These are good providers and most have bilingual drivers who can also speak English apart from French and Arabic.
The Algiers metro provides a direct link between the airport and the City of Algiers. Buses also operate from just outside the arrival terminal to the city center as well as cabs from Terminal 1 and 2. To access ALG by road, use the N11 coastal highway, which will lead you directly to the airport.
Houari Boumediene Airport Shuttles
Decide what part of town you want to visit before reserving your shuttle, choosing between a variety of waterside suburbs and municipalities, the most popular being Alger Centre, located just west of the city and home to several subway stations, plus port-side promenades, while the equally popular Mohammadia offers quiet suburbs, theme parks and a shopping mall. For something further from the coast but just as relaxing, choose between a variety of mountain towns in the Blida Province, choosing between the surreal nature of Khemis El Khechna or the busy ambiance of Blida.
Once you know where you’re headed, keep track of your plans, printing out your confirmation email ahead of time for easy access to all the details, doing the same with any other important bookings ranging from beachside sightseeing with Algiers Tours KOLEA to history lessons courtesy of Tipaza Tours’s friendly field trips. Be just as secure by backing up personal documentation as well, scanning your passport, medical prescriptions, and identification for added security, storing all digital media either on a flash drive or cloud service.
About Houari Boumediene Airport
Those hanging out inside the airport have a lot to enjoy, though most of the fun is located in the large International Terminal (Terminal 1). To-go eats and coffee are available at several cafés, including TIMGAD Café, Sky Café, and Café Lindo, while the Domestic Terminal (Terminal 2) offers an all-in-one snack shop. Easygoing shopping is also offered in Terminal 1 in the form of duty-free goods at Dufry Algerie, local music courtesy of Music Shop, and sweet-scented bottles from Zohara Parfums. You can also shop for clothes at Le Nomade, electronics at Condor, and boutique gifts at Jouet Shop. For extra care, check out Tanit, a restaurant and lounge area perfect for full-service relaxation.
If you’re staying close to the airport, take care of yourself by looking forward to the many nearby attractions ranging from the waterside forts and piers of Bordj El Kiffan to the theme parks and isolated beaches in the neighboring coastal suburb of Mohammadia. Drive away from the coast for an escape into the mountains instead, experiencing the beauty of Hamiz Dam in the foothills as well as elevated mountain towns looking down on the city. For something simpler, enjoy what’s right in front of you, taking a stroll through the many local shops and restaurants at Tape A L’oeil Bab Ezzouar, a popular marketplace just east of the University of Science and Technology, which is surrounded by its own cluster of restaurants, theaters, and nightclubs.
Take a stroll through family-friendly attractions as well, soaking in the French-English gardens and fountains at the Hamma Test Garden, afterward walking through the thoughtful pieces inside the National Museum of Fine Arts of Algiers. Compliment the beautiful with the historic, walking up the steps of the modern Martyrs’ Memorial, built in honor of Algeria’s independence from France and close to Victory Park. Across town from the Martyrs’ Memorial is Martyrs’ Square, a historic area filled with local boutiques and food vendors, while the multi-level City Center offers name-brand stores and an indoor theme park. Try out beloved local eats before taking off, choosing between upscale Arabic from Jenina or enjoying humble Indian at Taj Mahal.
Lounges at Houari Boumediene Airport
About Algiers Airport
Dozens of local and international airlines ply the ALG route with connections to different cities globally. Notable international and regional carriers include; British Airways, Egypt Air, Etihad, Air France, Iberia and Turkish airlines to name a few with destinations like Madrid, London, Paris, Cairo and UAE.
Duty free shops are available at the International Terminal as well several cafes and restaurants. Coffee lounges, banking facilities and money changers are also available as well as baby changing facilities and paid Wi-Fi. There’s a plethora of parking lots at ALG. The International Terminal boasts over 5,000 lots white the Domestic Terminal has just over 900.
Hotels near ALG
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