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About Altamira Airport

Within the scope of the renovation works initiated in 2011 at Altamira Airport, which has been serving since 1979 in Altamira located within the borders of the Para state of Brazil, the runway and passenger terminal were renewed, and the infrastructure was made convenient for the age. While 330 thousand passengers fly from Altamira Airport every year, 670 thousand tons of cargo is transported.

Getting to the City Center from Altamira Airport

Altamira Airport, which is located near Altamira in Brazil, is a few kilometers away from the city center. Since the distance is very close, you can get on a taxi for travelling to the city center from the airport which offers easy transportation to the center. In addition, private shuttles are also among the preferred alternatives. If you want a comfortable travel to the city center, you can rent a car. Another airport that you can use for reaching the region is General Francisco Javier Mina International Airport which is located 16 kilometers of Altamira city center. From this airport, you can also use rental cars, private shuttles and taxis for travelling to Altamira city center.

Taxi

Taxis are among the most preferred options by the passengers landing at Altamira Airport. It is possible to find a taxi in front of the terminal and travel to the city center in a comfortable and fast way. You can reach Altamira city center in a short time when you get on a taxi from the airport. You need to pay the taxi fare as Brazilian Real which is the currency of the country. However, if you don’t have this currency when you get on the taxi, you can ask the driver whether you can make the payment with a different currency. The cost of travelling to the city center from the airport by taxi is not generally too high. However, if you want to reduce this cost and have a more budget-friendly travel, you can find a few passengers that will also travel to the city center and share your taxi with them. This method is economic for passengers who don’t have much luggage. In this way, you can reach the city center for a very affordable fare.

Private Shuttle

Private shuttles, which are generally preferred by crowded groups or families with much luggage, are among the transportation alternatives that you can use for travelling to the city center from Altamira Airport. You can find a private shuttle at the airport or you can arrange a vehicle to pick you up from the airport by contacting in advance. If you have heavy luggage or are travelling with your family or friends, this transportation option can be ideal for you since it offers large capacity for you and your luggage. These shuttles which carry passengers to their destinations in a comfortable way will be waiting for you when you go out of Altamira Airport terminal. By specifying your destination to the driver, you can have a comfortable travel to the point you want to reach from the airport.

Car Rental

You can find different alternatives in terms of car rental at Altamira Airport and General Francisco Javier Mina International Airport. Car rental process lasts only a few minutes at the both airports where generally local companies offer service. You can make a reservation in advance if you want to speed up the process and receive your car as soon as you arrive at the airport. You are advised to take a navigation device with you in order to reach the center of Altamira easily after renting your car. You can reach the center by following the direction signs that you will come across along the road but if this is your first visit, you may have trouble in finding your way.

Last Updated: 30 Jul 2017
Getting to Altamira Airport from the City Center

You need to reach Altamira Airport, which is located a few kilometers of the city center, in order to travel to any region in Brazil or different regions out of Brazil from the center of Altamira. Another alternative for the travel in the region is using General Francisco Javier Mina International Airport which is located 16 kilometers of Altamira. Whichever airports you choose, you can use a taxi, rent a car from one of the local car rental companies or benefit from a private shuttle for the transportation from the center. Even if you don’t make a reservation in advance for a taxi or rental car, you don’t have any trouble in finding a vehicle for your transportation. However, you need to make a reservation a few days or a week before your travel if you want to use a private shuttle for your transportation especially in busy seasons.

Taxi

The distance between the airport and city center is not too long. For this reason, you can reach the airport terminal within minutes when you get on a taxi in any part of the city center. This travel doesn’t last too long since the distance is short. In addition, the cost of travelling by taxi doesn’t increase too much. When you want to travel to General Francisco Javier Mina International Airport which is located 16 kilometers of the city center, the amount you will pay can increase a little. However, since taxi fares are generally low in the city, this transportation alternative can be classified as budget-friendly. You should keep in mind that taxi fares can be higher at late hours of the night or during national holidays. Moreover, if you want to reduce the cost and have a more budget-friendly travel, you can find a few passengers that will also travel to the airport and share your taxi with them.

Car Rental

Generally, the vehicles provided by the local car rental companies are offered to Altamira city center visitors. You can deliver your documents and receive your car within minutes by visiting one of the car rental companies located in the city center. You can deliver your car at the airport but you should specify the company about this issue beforehand.

Private Shuttle

Passengers travelling to the airport from Altamira city center as a crowded group or passengers with children can prefer private shuttles. No matter wherever you are in the city center, you can get on one of the private shuttles and travel to the airport comfortably. The amount you need to pay for this service can vary depending on certain criteria such as the number of passengers and the distance. You can get information about the car rental costs by getting in contact with your hotel or shuttle companies before deciding to use this service.

Airport Information

Altamira Airport is located near Altamira city in Brazil. The airport is used by the visitors who want to reach the city or one of the nearby regions. There are small buffets and cafes where you can buy something to eat or drink at Altamira Airport. Lounges also offer a pleasant atmosphere for the visitors of the airport. If you have any question, you can visit the information desks and get information about any issue. There also ATMs where you can perform your banking transactions. If you consider renting a car at Altamira Airport, you can visit one of the car rental companies located in the terminal.

Last Updated: 31 Jul 2017

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