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Praia Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Praia Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

Airport Overview

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

What to Expect

Praia Airport has a small terminal that was renovated and modernized in 2018. Facilities are limited to a snack bar, a few small shops, and free WiFi.

Where to Sleep

Travellers report no issue spending the night here, with a few lie-flat benches that seem to do the job. For uninterrupted sleep, hotels are nearby. See our Airport Hotels section below for more info.

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

As of this update we were unable to confirm whether the airport has any first class or business lounges. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Airport Hotels

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

  • Perola Hotel – (5 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle is available upon request ($). » Check Rates
  • Residencial RosyMar Inn – (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Hotel Santa Maria – (7 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotels near Praia Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi/Internet

WiFi is available at Praia Airport.

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

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so be sure to check your bank’s fee schedule and your daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Locations: unknown.

Currency Exchange – Yes

Duty Free & Shopping – Several shops for snacks and last minute items are available.

Food & Drinks – Food is limited to a snack bar. Bring your own snacks!

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Not available.

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.

Airlines

As of February 2019, Praia airport is served by the following airlines: Air Senegal • ASKY Airlines • Azores Airlines • Binter CV • Cabo Verde Airlines • Royal Air Maroc • TAP Air Portugal • TUI Fly.

Transportation

Car Rentals

Intercity and Hertz have counters at the airport, near the Arrivals Hall.

Last updated: 2019-02-05

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice.   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/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or  write a review.