Travel Information For Punta Cana
What You Should Know
Punta Cana International Airport
Airport Code — PUJ
Ticket counters are not open for in-person check-in and baggage check until two hours prior to departure at all designated Sun Country locations. Please arrive with proper identification to allow for check-in requirements and security processing.
Terminal A, Sun Country Ticket Counter
Closes one hour prior to flight departure
Dominican Peso (RD$) ATMs can be found at most hotels. Prices are often quoted in U.S. dollars, so be sure to verify.
Electricity — 110V, the same as the U.S. and Canada.
U.S. and Canadian citizens must have a valid passport. A Dominican Tourist Card is also required to enter the country and is included in the price of the airline ticket.
Spanish. Many people in the tourism industry speak English, but knowing a little Spanish is helpful.
Atlantic Standard Time, which is two hours later than Central Time. The Dominican Republic does not observe Daylight Saving Time.
With vacation packages purchased through Sun Country Vacations, round-trip transfers between the airport and your hotel are included. For travel outside of your resort, taxis are the best way to get around. If you really want to get out and explore, numerous guided tours are available and can be arranged through the company that provided your transfer (if you purchased a flight and hotel package) or through the hotel where you are staying.
Spectacular beaches of Punta Cana