Palmas airport (PMW)

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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Palmas airport (PMW)

Palmas - Brigadeiro Lysias Rodrigues Airport, opened on October 5, 2001, serves the state of Tocantins. It operates with domestic flights to some important destinations in Brazil.

Official Website:
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: 680,000 passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +55 63 3219 3700. There is a tourist information desk open during flight hours inside the main building (Tel +55 63 3219 3760).


The airport is located 26 km (16 miles) south from the city of Palmas.

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What services does Palmas airport (PMW) facilities include

The airport has ATMs, post office and Wi-Fi access.

Food and Drinks- There is a food court with a restaurant, an ice-cream store and a coffee shop (Victoria Express, open around the clock).
Shopping- Options include stores selling handicrafts, souvenirs, sweets and clothing.
Baggage- Secure luggage wrapping during flight hours. Lost and found office operating from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm (Tel +55 63 3219 3700 / 3708).
Other Services- Baby changing facilities, massage parlour.


Public and private transportation

Bus - The service is provided by Viacap (Tel +55 63 3217 9393). It runs from the airport to Estação Aureny III from 6:00 am to 11:15 pm and departs from outside the terminal.

Taxi - The official operator at the enclosure is Cooperpalmas (Tel +55 63 8472 1117), with vehicles available around the clock at the exit from the terminal. The trip to the city centre takes around 15 minutes.


Car rental agencies

There are car rental counters from the following companies in the Arrivals Hall.

Avis (Tel +55 63 3219 3802 - Mondays through Fridays from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm and from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Saturdays from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm)
Hertz (Tel +55 63 3219 3859 - 24 hours a day)
Localiza (Tel +55 63 3219 3770 - 24 hours a day)
Movida (Tel +55 63 3212 1379 / 3225 1086 / 3225 1126 - Mondays from 8:00 am to 0:00 am, Tuesday to Friday from 8:00 am to 2:00 am, weekends from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm)
Unidas (Tel +55 63 3219 3865 - 24 hours a day)


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Parking services at Palmas airport (PMW)

Opposite the terminal building there is an uncovered parking area that operates around the clock. More information: Tel +55 63 3219 3868. Rates


Facilities for passengers with special needs

The terminal has adapted telephones and portable lifts to board and disembark from the airplane. Passengers requiring special assistance are advised to arrange the proper services with their airline in advance. Further information: Tel +55 63 3219 3705.

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Latest updates: September 16, 2019