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Brasilia International Airport

Presidente Juscelino Kubitschek International Airport (BSB)


Presidente Juscelino Kubitschek International Airport is generally referred to as Brasilia International Airport. It is the key entry point for those visiting Brazil's capital. The airport is just seven miles (12km) from central Brasilia and serves over 16 million passengers annually.

There are a number of passenger facilities at Brasilia International Airport. Some favourites include the airport's movie theatre located on the upper level and numerous restaurants and stores. There are also gardens for passengers to stroll through.


The airport is situated seven miles (12km) southwest of Brasilia.

Getting to the city

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. Taxis are available 24-hours a day outside both terminals.


GMT -3 (GMT -2 between the third Sunday in October and the third Sunday in February).


Tel: +55 (0)61 3364 9000.

Car rental

There is a range of car rental companies based at the airport, including Avis, Hertz, Localiza, Movida, Unidas and a number of local companies.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are available all day and night outside the terminal buildings.

Transfer between terminals

A shuttle operates between the two terminals.


The airport is clean and efficient. Facilities include banks and a bureau de change, ATMs, restaurants, snack bars and bars, left-luggage facilities, shops, a children's area, a post office and a travel agent. The airport is also well equipped for the disabled.


Parking is available within easy walking distance of the terminal.



Passengers booking flights to Presidente Juscelino Kubitschek International Airport can do so on American Airlines, Avianca, Azul, Copa Airlines, Gol Transportes Aereos, LATAM, Passaredo Linhas Aereas, and TAP Portugal.


Wifi is available in the terminals.

Business Lounges

There are three VIP lounges in the airport: domestic, international, and express club. The domestic lounge contains a meeting room, business centre, private TV rooms, a buffet, and a bar. The international lounge is home to a business centre and a buffet. The express club is equipped with a business centre, kids' space, and a buffet.

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