Porto Alegre Airport

Salgado Filho International Airport (POA)


The airport is situated six miles (10km) from the city centre of Porto Alegre.

Getting to the city

The Porto Alegre Metro connects Terminal 1 to the airport metro station, which is on the main metro line. Conorte provides public bus service via routes B09 and B091.


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

Car rental

Avis, Europcar and Budget are among the car hire companies represented at the airport.

Airport Taxis

Cootaero provides taxi service from the airport at fixed rates. Bilingual drivers are available.

Transfer between terminals

A circular bus service transports passengers between the terminals.


Airport facilities include a lost and found, a tourist information counter, a business centre, currency exchange facilities, an ATM, VIP lounge, chapel, massage stations, shoeshine service, public telephones and an assortment of restaurants and shops.


There is a large parking lot at the airport, within walking distance of the terminals.




There is an internet cafe on the third floor of Terminal 1.

Porto Alegre Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.