Transfer between Terminals 1 and 2


It is the means of transportation used to transfer passengers between Terminals 1 and 2 of the AICM. Access to the platform at Terminal 1 is located in the middle of the bridge called "Puente de Pilotos", going up the escalators in hall D, and access to the Terminal 2 platform is through hall M, next to the Domestic Departures Hall.


From 5:00 am to 11:00 pm, always starting its first route from Terminal 2 to Terminal 1. Likewise, the last route is to Terminal 2.


The Aerotrén has 4 cars, with a capacity for 100 people with hand luggage. For those passengers who bring oversized luggage, it is advisable for their comfort and that of others to use the bus that also connects the terminals.

Travel time

The distance between the two terminals is 3 km (1.9 miles) and the speed at which the Aerotrén travels is 45 km/h, so the travel time is approximately 4 minutes and 40 seconds. The maximum waiting time is about 11 minutes.

Who is authorized to travel on the Aerotrén?

- Connecting passengers, with an electronic reservation code, ticket and/or boarding pass from the airline they are traveling with
- Technical and cabin crews
- Airline employees
- ASA and AICM personnel
- Unaccompanied minors, as long as they are accompanied by airline personnel and do not require additional attention
- Passengers with special needs may access the Aerotrén in a wheelchair with a companion, family member or airline personnel and/or service providers
- Service animals, as long as they accompany the disabled passenger
- Dogs only in their respective crate


There is also a public bus service (Transportación entre Terminales), available both for the general public who need to travel from one terminal to the other, as well as for those passengers who have a boarding pass. Buses are wheelchair accessible, air-conditioned, have luggage space and operate 24 hours a day.

- Terminal 1: Gate 6
- Terminal 2: Gate 4

The cost of the service is $16.00 per person for a single trip departing from Terminal 1 to Terminal 2 and vice versa, and $6.00 per person for a single trip departing from Terminal 1 to Customs and from Terminal 2 to Hangares subway station. The ticket is paid directly to the operator of the vehicle.