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Entel office, Av. Corrientes 705, Buenos Aires, open 24 hours for international telephone calls, cables, telex. International calls also from main post office and public phones with DDI sign (DDN for national calls only).

Post office: 0800-2000 Monday to Friday, 0800-1300 Saturday. Corner of Sarmiento and Leandro Alem, Buenos Aires.

Poste Restante, State Railways Building, Av. Maipu 4, Puerto Nuevo district 0800-2000.

Post Office
Avenida Cordoba

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Many supermarkets are a taxi ride away, but will also deliver to the boat.

Transport & Travel

The tourist train, running along the coast and passing close to many of the yacht clubs, is a useful way to reach some of the marine services and chandlers in the northern part of the city.

Terminal de Omnibus is the long distance coach station to the north of Darsena Norte near to the suburban train station, Estancion Retiro.

Metro line station, Linea C Retiro.

There are frequent international flights from Buenos Aires. There are regular flights from Buenos Aires to all major cities in Argentina, including Ushuaia. Air conditioned bus to the international airport (Ezeiza) leaves from the south side of Plaza San Martin (Booking office is clearly marked)

Ferry terminal is on the east side of the Darsena Norte (as you come into town from yacht club. Services go to Montevideo, Colonia and Piriapolis. The craft vary from high speed cat to more sedate displacement vessels.

Medical/Health

British Hospital, Buenos Aires, Perdriel 74. Tel. 4309-6400.

German Hospital, Pueyrredon 1640 between Calle Berruti and Calle Juncal. Tel. 4827-7000. There are many other hospitals in other parts of the city.

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Buenos Aires Tourist Information
Avenida Santa Fe, 883 , Buenos Aires
Tel:+54 011 4312 2232
Opening hours: Mon – Fri 9am – 5pm

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Buenos Aires Tourist Information
Avenida Santa Fe, 883 , Buenos Aires
Tel:+54 011 4312 2232
Opening hours: Mon – Fri 9am – 5pm

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