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Lajes Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Lajes Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the name of a hotel near the airport in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

Airport Overview

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To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down of what to expect during your time at Lajes Airport.

What to Expect

  • This airport is home to commercial flights, as well as Air Force presence from Portugal and the United States. The public terminal is small, with flights connected North America, the Azores, and mainland Europe.
  • WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

Good to Know

  • Economy class travellers can pay to access one airport lounge. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

For more information about the services and facilities available, scroll down to continue exploring our Lajes Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.


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Lajes Airport Information

In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

  • Sata Plus Lounge - Location: Aerogare Civil Terminal, Airside. Hours: 7:00AM - 9:00PM (Daily - summer) • 7:00AM - 7:00PM (Mon - Thurs & Sat - winter) • 7:00AM - 8:30PM (Fri & Sun - winter).

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Airport WiFi / Internet

Unlimited Free WiFi is available at Lajes Airport. Connect to the ""Aerogare.Azores.Gov"" network.

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Lajes airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Lajes Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • ATMs / Cash Machines - ATMs are accessible from 7:00AM - 9:00PM on levels 1 and 3.
  • Car Rentals - Yes, see our Airport Transportation section below.
  • Food & Drinks - The airport has three small cafes. Locations: Check-in, landside, 3rd floor • Departures, landside, 2nd floor • Departures, airside, 2nd floor.
  • Information Desk - A SATA information desk is located landside in the Check-In area (level 3). An Azores tourist information desk is located landside in the Arrivals area (level 1).
  • Luggage Storage & Lockers - Available. Location and rates are unknown. (Thanks @chris_conover for the info!)
  • Postal Service - CTT. Location: landside, 2nd floor. Hours: 9:00AM - 12:30PM and 2:00PM - 5:30PM (Mon-Fri). Closed on weekends.

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Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport

Car Rentals

The following car rental agencies are available onsite: Angrauto • Autatlantis • Auto Ramalhense • Ilha 3 Rent-A-Car • Ilha 9 Rent-A-Car • Ilha Verde Rent-A-Car • Rent Angra • 296 Rent-A-Car.

Taxis

Metered taxis are readily available for hire in the ground transportation area of the airport.

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Last Updated: 12 February 2017

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning and is subject to change at any time. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors, or to add/change any items mentioned in the guide, please contact us.

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