Salvador de Bahia airport (SSA)

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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Salvador - Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport, founded in 1925 and reopened on September 2, 2002, is the busiest in the state of Bahia and northeastern Brazil, and one of the most important in the country. It operates with domestic and international flights to destinations in South America and Europe.

Official Website:

Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.

Annual passenger traffic: 5.4 million passengers went through it in 2021.

Tel: +55 71 3204 1000. - FACEBOOK

There are information counters in the Arrivals Hall.


The airport is located 22 km (13.7 miles) northeast from downtown Salvador de Bahia.

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Parking services at Salvador de Bahia airport (SSA)

Opposite the main building, there is a 3-story car park, monitored 24 hours a day, for short- and long-term parking. On the second floor, there is a limited number of budget spaces. Further information: Tel +55 71 999 815 582. Prices


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Facilities include access ramps, adapted restrooms, reserved parking spaces, wheelchairs, portable lifts and buses for the transport of people with reduced mobility. If you should require special assistance, notify your airline in advance.

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Latest updates: October 26, 2022