Belem International Airport

Val de Cans-Julio Cezar Ribeiro International Airport (BEL)

Getting to the city

Buses run from the airport to the city: The 'Pratinha-Pres Vargas' bus, number 638, is the best option; it departs from the traffic circle outside the terminal roughly every 40 minutes, and costs about BRL 1.50. Taxis and rental cars are also available.


Local time is GMT -3.

Car rental

Car hire companies represented at the airport include Avis, Hertz, Formula Zero and Lozaliza.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are available from the airport. Some taxi drivers can be negotiated into a significantly lower fare if bargaining with them in person outside the terminal.


Facilities in the airport include several bank ATMs, medical services, a pharmacy, a chapel, baby changing facilities, baggage storage, a post office, and numerous shops and restaurants.


There is long- and short-term parking for up to 700 cars available opposite the main airport building.




Wifi is available in the airport terminal.

Belem International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.