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Juazeiro do Norte airport (JDO)

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Orlando Bezerra de Menezes Airport, also known as Juazeiro do Norte Airport or Cariri Regional Airport and opened on September 15, 1954, serves the region of Cariri, in the state of Ceará. It operates with domestic flights to some important destinations in northeastern Brazil and to São Paulo.

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Number of Terminals - 1 - 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: 560,000 passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +55 88 3311 6500.


The airport is located in the city of Juazeiro do Norte, 5 km (3 miles) to the northeast of the city centre.

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In the outer area of the terminal there are offices from Localiza (Tel +55 88 3572 1440 - from 5:00 am to 12:00 pm and from 2:00 pm to 3:00 am) and Yes (Tel +55 88 3572 1440).


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What services does Juazeiro do Norte airport (JDO) facilities include

The airport has ATMs and Wi-Fi access.

Food and Drinks- There are coffee shops open around the clock and icecream stores inside the terminal.
Shopping- Stores selling handicrafts, sweets and press.
Baggage- Enquiries about lost property should be made at Tel +55 88 3311 6510.
Other Services-


Public and private transportation

Taxi - The service is offered by Cooperativa dos Taxistas do Aeroporto Regional do Cariri (Tel +55 88 996 128 080 / 988 448 454) and ranks are found in the outer area of the terminal building. Travel time to the city centre is 15 minutes.


Parking services at Juazeiro do Norte airport (JDO)

The airport provides a small, outdoor parking lot close to the terminal building.


Services for passengers with special needs

Wheelchairs and special ramps to board and disembark from the aircraft are available. Special passengers (with reduced mobility, visually- or hearing-impaired, the elderly, pregnant women, unaccompanied children) are advised to arrange the proper services with their airline at least 48 hours before their flight departure. More information: Tel +55 88 3311 6502 / 992 544 130.