Salgado Filho International Airport, opened on July 3, 1940, is the most important in the state of Rio Grande do Sul and one of the busiest in Brazil. It operates with domestic flights and international destinations in South America, Panama and Portugal.
Official Website: portoalegre-airport.com.br
Number of Terminals - 2 - Terminals 1 and 2. Open 24 hours a day and connected through a shuttle bus that operates every 15 minutes.
Annual passenger traffic: 3,4 million passengers went through it in 2020.
Tel: +55 51 3358 2000. Information counters on the second floor of Terminal 1 and on the ground floor of Terminal 2, available around the clock. There are also tourist offices on the first level of Terminal 1, open from 7:30 am to 8:30 pm (Tel +55 51 3374 0294).
The airport is located 10 km (6 miles) to the northeast of downtown Porto Alegre.See Map
The airport has currency exchange bureaus (24 hours a day), ATMs and free Wi-Fi access.
The airport has a large parking capacity, available 24 hours a day. More information: Tel +55 51 800 105 560. Fees
Edifício Garagem - Multi-storey car park next to Terminal 1.
Bolsão A - Outdoor lot close to Terminal 1.
Bolsão C - Next to Terminal 2, uncovered.
Access ramps, adapted restrooms and telephones, wheelchairs, Braille signage, tactile surfaces, portable lifts and electric vehicles available for disabled passengers and people with reduced mobility. Inform your airline in advance about any special requirements.
Latest updates: May 28, 2021