Non-stop flights to Placencia (PLJ)
Placencia Airport is a small airport in Belize. It is a domestic airport. Currently, there are 4 domestic flights to Placencia.
Placencia is mainly known for diving & snorkeling and sports.
Most tourists that come to Placencia visit one of the following sights:
- Glover’s Reef
- Altun Ha, Maya Site
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This month, there are 952 flights arriving at Placencia Airport, which are 224 flights per week or 32 flights per day.
The most frequently departed flights to Placencia are routes from Belize City (BZE) in Belize and Dangriga (DGA), also in Belize. These two routes together are operated 875 times this month, and make up for 92% of all monthly arrivals at Placencia Airport.
The longest flight to Placencia PLJ is departing from Belize City (BZE). This non-stop flight takes around 22 minutes and covers a distance of 43 miles (69 km).
List of all direct flights to Placencia
Below you can find a list of all cities and countries that have direct flights to Placencia, ordered by popularity.
Airlines flying to Placencia
Currently, there are 2 airlines that fly to Placencia. Most flights to Placencia are operated by Maya Island Air, as they connect 4 airports to PLJ. That’s around 2 times as much as Tropic Air, the second biggest airline in terms of operated flight routes to Placencia. Below you can find the list of airlines that operate all PLJ flights:
International flights to Placencia
Currently there are no international flights to Placencia. The only flights to Placencia are domestic flights within Belize. To get to Placencia from another country you will need a flight with a stopover, for example through Belize City or Dangriga.
Domestic flights to Placencia
Flights from Belize to Placencia
There are 4 airports in Belize that have non-stop domestic flights to Placencia.
From Belize City and Dangriga, you can fly with Maya Island Air and Tropic Air.
From Independence and Punta Gorda, all direct flights to Placencia are operated by Maya Island Air.
Alternative airports near Placencia
Flying to an alternative airport near Placencia could give you other options to reach your destination. For example, the possibility to fly with a different airline or alliance, or finding a cheaper airfare. For this reason, alternative airports near to Placencia (PLJ) are listed below. The closest alternative airports are Independence (INB) and Dangriga (DGA).
Frequently asked questions - FAQ
How many airports are there in Placencia?
There are 4 airports in Placencia: Placencia Airport (PLJ), Independence Airport (INB), Dangriga Airport (DGA) and Punta Gorda Airport (PND).
What is the best airport to fly into Placencia?
The most convenient airport to fly into Placencia is Placencia Airport (PLJ).
How many airlines fly to Placencia?
There are 2 airlines flying to Placencia from 4 airports around the world, as of June 2021.
Which airlines fly to Placencia?
Maya Island Air and Tropic Air are the only airlines flying to Placencia.
Which alliances are flying to Placencia?
There are no alliances flying to Placencia at the moment.
How many nonstop flights are there to Placencia?
There are roughly 952 flights arriving at Placencia every month (or 224 flights each week), from a total of 4 airports - all within Belize.
What is the official name of Placencia Airport?
The official name of Placencia Airport is Placencia Airport.
What is the airport code of Placencia Airport?
The airport code of Placencia Airport is PLJ.
What are the most popular flights to Placencia?
Belize City, Dangriga and Punta Gorda are the 3 most popular routes to Placencia. For a complete overview of all flight routes to Placencia, please use our flight map.