Argentina Security Services

Argentina Executive Protection and Secure Transportation

ETS Risk Management provides secure transportation and Executive Protection services in Buenos Aires and Argentina. Our local EP and security transport specialists are licensed, vetted and highly experienced. ETS has managed secure transportation and executive protection services in Buenos Aires for business travelers, Energy corporations, Fortune 500 companies, and VIPs traveling to Argentina.

Our capabilities span across the country and we are able to facilitate border crossing into Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay. From our base in Buenos Aires we are able to provide executive protection, secure transportation, special event project management, site security surveys, and local intelligence or due diligence to mitigate risks.

Our secure transportation network has a full range of non-armored vehicles and also low profile and armored vehicles to suit our clients’ needs.


  • Unarmed/Armed Security officers

  • Licensed Executive Protection Personnel

  • Local Drivers – Spanish & English speaking

  • Armored and Non-Armored Vehicles

  • Armed or unarmed protection (dependent on risk and requirement)

  • Site Security Surveys

  • Risk Reports

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Secure Airport Transfers

ETS can facilitate security airport transfers to ensure safe and secure movement from airport to hotel, and hotel to airport. We have a range of vehicle options, all with security drivers, and armed protection officers can also be utilized to facilitate a secure meet and greet service and escort into the hotel on arrival.

Armored Vehicles Buenos Aires, Argentina

We have a range of low profile armored vehicle options in Buenos Aires if preferred.

Click here to learn more about Armored Vehicle rental and Armored Vehicle Ratings

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Close Protection Specialists Buenos Aires

Our local Close Protection Officers, stem from Law Enforcement and Dignitaries Protection backgrounds, they are highly trained, English speaking and experienced at operating in high risk environments. Whether in an overt or covert capacity, our resources protect our clientele adapting to each assignment enabling client’s operations at all levels.

ETS Security Experience in Executive Protection in Buenos Aires

ETS has been assisting Corporations, Energy companies, NGO’s, Media Organizations and HNWI’s with close protection and secure ground transportation services, providing robust risk assessments and monitoring volatile geo-political situations. We have managed highly complex C-Suite itineraries including large scale events involving both the private and public sector. Our local resources, through risk assessment and intelligence led solutions, provide high standards of service to all our clients.

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Argentina Security Overview

Argentina’s most recent change of Government, created tension and uncertainty among the population due to an unprecedented increase of poverty and unemployment. Street protests have soared in the past 6 months, crime increased dramatically, and a robbery gone wrong in 2019 made the news worldwide, following the murder of a British tourist.

Tourist and foreign executive travelers have been targeted by street gangs from arrival to the airport, during the transfer to the city, during commutes to and from the workplace and especially after dark while going to restaurants or attending events. Travel Security training pre-departure is suggested and is always included for free when utilizing our transport and EP services, please visit our Travel Security eLearning course for more information

Buenos Aires being the capital and home for the Argentinian government is often subjected to random protests blocking traffic on major freeways, or areas in the vicinity of Government buildings, public or private events. Street crimes increased as poverty levels are higher than in the past 50 years, causing concerns especially in the most affluent areas of the city.

If we can help with any of the above, please don’t hesitate to get in touch

FAQ’s for Secure Travel to Argentina

Is Argentina safe for business travel?2024-03-08T01:17:16-05:00

Yes, but as with any travel, it is very important to manage and mitigate risk. Understanding the risk of your location and having pre-travel security training can help reduce risk, and of course, having a secure transportation service to meet you at the airport on your arrival.

Tourist and foreign business travelers have been targeted by criminals from the airport and at their hotel, during travel within the city, during commutes to and from the workplace, and especially after dark while going to restaurants or attending events. Consider having a trusted driver and vehicle move you from business meetings and social events.

Can security be armed in Argentina?2024-03-08T00:55:19-05:00

Yes, it is legal for licensed, local security professionals to be armed in Argentina. Due to the current risk of violent crime in Buenos Aires it is wise to consider utilizing a private security service that includes secure transportation, and escort to venues, especially at night.

Can Armored Vehicles be used in Argentina?2024-03-08T00:07:43-05:00

Yes, you can legally utilize armored vehicles in Argentina. Quite often, high net worth travelers, Celebrities, and Business travelers prefer to use armored secure transportation and executive protection services to reduce risk of being targeted by violent criminals.

Is Buenos Aires a dangerous city?2024-04-08T01:56:59-04:00

Buenos Aires is not as dangerous as many other South and Central America Capital Cities. Due to an increase of poverty and unemployment. crime increased dramatically, and it has the capacity to be violent.  A robbery gone wrong in 2019 made the news worldwide, following the murder of a British tourist just as they arrived at their five star hotel.

Are ride-share services safe in Argentina?2024-03-08T00:17:51-05:00

No. There is a conflict between Rideshare services and the Argentina Taxi syndicate. This causes significant conflict and tension. It can be the catalyst for an issue. Also, it is currently not legal. There are multiple other considerations reference risks of using rideshare services. Click here to read – Why Rideshare services are not safe

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