Horta airport (HOR)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Horta Airport, opened on August 24, 1971, serves the archipelago of the Azores, 1500 km away from Lisbon, in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. It operates with the rest of the destinations in the islands and with a few cities in Portugal.

Official Website: aeroportohorta.pt

Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 8:00 am to 6:30 pm.

Airlines: Azores Airlines (Tel +351 296 209 720), SATA Air Açores (Tel +351 296 209 720).

Annual passenger traffic: 190,000 passengers went through it in 2021.

Tel: +351 292 943 511. - FACEBOOK

Information desk in the Departures area. Tourist office in the Arrivals Hall (Tel +351 292 202 510).


The airport is situated in Faial island, 9.5 km (6 miles) to the west of the city of Horta.

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What services does Horta airport (HOR) facilities include

The airport has ATMs and free Wi-Fi access.

Food and Drinks

A restaurant is available inside the terminal.


There is a store with duty-free items after the security checkpoint and a shop selling gifts, souvenirs and handicrafts.


Left luggage service in the Arrivals Hall, from 8:00 am to 6:30 pm. The lost and found office is handled by the airport police, in the Departures area, and operates from 8:00 am to 6:30 pm (Tel +351 292 202 510).

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Accommodation near Horta airport (HOR)

There are no accommodations inside the grounds. Some of the options in the vicinity are:

Belo Campo (0.3 km/0.2 miles)
Quinta das Buganvílias (0.4 km/0.2 miles)
Lofts Azul Pastel (6.2 km/3.9 miles)
H18 (7.2 km/4.5 miles)
Residencias Varadouro (7.2 km/4.5 miles)


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Car rental agencies

Companies present inside the terminal are Auto Turística Faialense (Tel +351 292 292 308) and Ilha Verde (Tel +351 292 943 945 / 918 611 766), and they operate from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm.


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Parking services at Horta airport (HOR)

Two outdoor car parks available opposite the terminal building. Fees

P1 - Intended for short stays.
P2 - For medium- or long-stay parking.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

There are lifts, escalators and moving walkways. If you should require special assistance, inform your airline or travel agency about your particular needs at the moment of booking or at least 48 hours before your flight.

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Latest updates: January 09, 2023