Natal - Governador Aluízio Alves International Airport, also known as São Gonçalo do Amarante Airport and opened on May 31, 2014, has replaced the old Augusto Severo Airport. It serves the metropolitan area of Natal, capital of the state of Rio Grande do Norte, and it is the newest and one of the most important airports in Brazil. It operates with domestic and international flights in Argentina and Portugal.
Official Website: natal.aero
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: 2.4 million passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +55 84 3343 6060. Information desk in the Departures Hall, available around the clock.
The airport is located in the town of São Gonçalo do Amarante, 40 km (25 miles) to the west of Natal.See Map
Counters in the Domestic Arrivals Hall.
Movida (Tel +55 84 3343 6428 - 24 hours a day)
Serra Dourada (Tel +55 84 3012 4524 / 3236 3636 - 24 hours a day)
Unidas (Tel +55 84 3343 6488 - 9:00 am to 3:00 am)
The airport has ATMs, currency exchange bureau (24 hours a day) and Wi-Fi access.
Food and Drinks- There are restaurants, coffee shops and fast-food outlets in the Arrivals and Departures areas. All options are open 24 hours a day.
Shopping- Duty-free articles in the International sector and the Domestic Arrivals Hall. There are also electronic and souvenir stands and newsagents.
Baggage- Secure luggage wrapping around the clock in the Departures area. 24-hour left luggage service at the information desk. The lost and found office is located in the administrative area and operates Mondays through Fridays between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm (Tel +55 84 3343 6060; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Other Services- Travel agencies, baby changing facilities, gas station.
Bus - Trampolim da Vitória (Tel +55 84 3343 5151) is responsible for the intercity transport of passengers between the capital, the cities of Parnamirim, Macaíba and São Gonçalo do Amarante, and the airport. Line R travels from the enclosure to the São Gonçalo do Amarante Terminal and Shopping Midway Mall in Natal between 4:20 am and 10:45 pm. Timetables and fares
There are also shared minibuses provided by VIP Pipa Transfer (Tel +55 84 3343 6274 / 994 737 848) to different hotels in the city, from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm and from 10:00 pm to 6:00 am (Saturdays from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm).
Taxi - CoopCon (Tel +55 84 3278 3020 / 3343 6429 / 998 544 259) operates a large fleet of vehicles at the airport. The service can be requested 24 hours a day in the Domestic Arrivals Hall, on the ground floor. Travel time to Natal is 45 minutes.
The enclosure has a parking area opposite the terminal building, with covered and outdoor spaces for short and long stays. The first 15 minutes have no charge. More information: Tel +55 800 105 560. Prices
Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs should arrange the proper services with their airline before their arrival.
Latest updates: September 15, 2019