Arrival of Visitors by Plane Grows in Vallarta · Nayarit
Gradually, Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit continues to attract more visitors arriving by plane. The most recent figures from GAP (Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico, in Spanish) report that during the months of June and July 2020, more than 135,000 travelers, both national and international, arrived at the Puerto Vallarta’s International Airport.
Statistics show that 84,600 domestic passengers were received during June a July and 50,400 international passengers arrived in the destination during the the same two-month period.
In the sum of travelers from January to July 2020, the figure indicates that 1,612,300 passengers, both national and international, arrived at this destination.
Since its lowest drop in April and May, something to note is that the occupancy in flights has been increasing and it is already at 80 percent in July of this year.
Domestic airlines report an increase in the demand for flights during the summer period so far, from important markets such as Mexico City, Guadalajara, Monterrey, León, Aguascalientes and Tijuana; as well as American cities such as San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, San José, Phoenix, Dallas and Houston.