Information & Facts
Long and short-term parking is available.
There is a range of car rental companies based at the
Buses and microbuses leave regularly from outside the terminal
building for the main bus station in the city centre, however taxis
are generally the best option.
US$12 to US$36 depending on category
The airport is clean and efficient; facilities include banks and
a bureau de change, ATMs, a restaurant and 24-hour snack bars,
bars, left-luggage facilities, shops and a travel agent. Facilities
for the disabled are good.
The spoken language in Brazil is Portuguese, however
Spanish and English are also used in the cities.
The Brazilian monetary unit is the real (BRL), plural reais.
There are 100 centavos to the real. The US dollar is also welcome
in most tourist establishments. In the main cities foreign
currencies and travellers cheques can be exchanged at banks or
cambios. There is an extensive network of ATMs in the
country and most major international credit cards are accepted.
A shuttle operates between the two terminals.
Brazil spans four time zones: Rio and Sao Paulo: GMT -2 (GMT
-3 April to October); Brasilia and Belm: GMT -3 (GMT -2 October to
March); GMT -4 in the West.