Information & Facts
There are taxis available at the airport 24 hours a day.
There is short-term parking adjacent to the airport, and
long-term parking further away.
Argus operates car hire facilities at Ponta Delgada airport.
There is a bus to downtown Ponta Delgada every hour.
The terminal contains restaurants, duty-free shopping, a bank,
currency exchange, post office, ATM, and tourist information
Portuguese is the official language, but English is
widely spoken and understood.
Portugal is a member of the European Union and its official
currency is the Euro (EUR), which is divided into 100 cents. There
are numerous banks, bureaux de change and ATMs available in main
cities and tourist destinations. Foreign currency can be exchanged
at banks, bureaux de change and automatic currency exchange
machines. Banking hours are generally 8.30am to 3pm Monday to
Friday. Major credit cards are widely accepted, as are travellers
Local time is GMT (GMT +1 from last Sunday in March to
Saturday before last Sunday in October).