Hermosillo Airport: Aeromexico airplane

Hermosillo Airport

IATA code: HMO


Passengers: ~ 1, 700, 000

General Ignacio Pesqueira García International Airport, also known simply as Hermosillo Airport, is an airport serving Hermosillo, the capital of Sonora, Mexico. The airport is located in Hermosillo and handles domestic flights as well as flights to the U.S. The number of passengers reached its peak in 2019, decreasing by nearly 50% in 2020 during the pandemic. 

If visiting Hermosillo, the following guide will present you with all the necessary information about HMO.

How to get from Hermosillo Airport to Hermosillo

The distance between HMO and the Hermosillo city centre is about 11 km which is a 15-minute ride. Find out all the ways of getting to and from the airport in the text below.


There is no information about the bus transport at Hermosillo Airport, so consider other means of transport.


Those who prefer a more comfortable ride can consider taking a taxi. At HMO, you will find official taxi vehicles of different companies. There are two types, collectives or shared taxis which are usually cheaper and other ones called specials. The rates are fixed and depend on the zone you are travelling to.


Another way to travel from Hermosillo Airport is with a private, door-to-door transfer directly to your accommodation in the city. You can pre-book a transfer for a hassle-free experience, a professional driver will wait for you at the airport and take you to your destination.

Car hire

For those who prefer to explore the area on their own, the best option would be a car hire directly at the airport. At HMO Airport, you will find major rental agencies such as Sixt, Alamo and Europcar. However, you can rent a car online and avoid the potentially long queues at the airport. 

Rent a bus

Larger groups of passengers should consider renting a bus at the airport. However, it is recommended to book it online, so the bus rental companies have enough time to advise you on the meeting point and all other information.


A dozen airlines operate at HMO, the main ones being Aeromexico, Volaris and VivaAerobus. These ones provide most of the flights. Among the most popular domestic flights are those to and from Mexico City, Guadalajara and Monterrey.

Below is the list of the most important airlines offering departures and arrivals from HMO:

  • Aeromexico
  • Calafia Airlines
  • Aéreo Servicio Guerrero
  • American Eagle
  • Calafia Airlines
  • TAR
  • VivaAerobús
  • Volaris


The airport offers several amenities to the passengers who are on a layover or simply waiting for their flight. Here is the list of some of the services offered by HMO Airport:

  • ATMs 
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Bars and restaurants (Starbucks, Subway etc.)
  • Car hire 
  • Airport Hotel 


Hermosillo Airport FAQs

I arrive late at Hermosillo Airport. Will it be a problem for me to get to the city?

Some taxi companies and shuttle services are at your disposal 24/7, so you shouldn’t worry.

Can I exchange money at Hermosillo Airport?

You will find ATMs, but currency exchange is not available at the airport.

Is there a free WiFi service available at Hermosillo Airport?

Yes, the airport provides free WiFi service throughout the terminal.

How many terminals does Hermosillo Airport have?

The airport has 1 terminal.

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