Araguaína airport (AUX)

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Araguaína airport, opened in 1979, serves the northern region of the state of Tocantins and some locations south of the states of Pará and Maranhão. It only operates with domestic flights.

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Number of Terminals - 1 -
Airlines: Passaredo Linhas Aéreas.
Annual passenger traffic: 151,000 passengers went through it in 2015.
Tel: +55 63 3413 1633 / 992 918 995.

Location

Araguaína airport is found in the city of the same name, 8 km (5 miles) southwest from the city centre.

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In the airport surroundings there are two car rental companies:

Norte Trading (Tel +55 63 3414 3926 - 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm)
Localiza (Tel +55 63 3414 5134 - 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm)

 

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Food and Drinks- The terminal has a coffee shop open during flight hours.
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Baggage- Luggage trolleys in the Arrivals Hall. Enquiries about lost property should be directed to the offices of the corresponding airline.
Other Services- Medical clinic.

 

Bus - Line 3 from Cooperlota (Tel +55 63 3412 4258) connects Vila Xixebal with Maracanã, going through Cidade Nova, Vila Azul, George Yunes, the city centre, São João and Vila Goiás.

Taxi - Cabs available outside the terminal. Travel time to the city centre is 15-20 minutes.

 

Some of the accommodation alternatives near the airport are: JA Motel (Tel +55 63 3413 1477), Olyntho Hotel (Tel +55 63 3415 7600), Brii Hotel (Tel +55 63 3321 6500), Dream's Hotel (Tel +55 63 3413 1470), Pousada Cristo Redentor (Tel +55 63 3415 2008), Hotel Carneiro (Tel +55 63 3414 2496), Hotel Araguatins (Tel +55 63 3415 7500), Hotel Relicário (Tel +55 63 2112 0010), Hotel Rio Lontra (Tel +55 63 3413 4653), Hotel Talismã (Tel +55 63 3321 8080).

 

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A small, outdoor car park, close to the terminal building.

 

Special passengers (with reduced mobility, visually- or hearing-impaired, the elderly, pregnant women, unaccompanied children) should arrange the necessary services with their airline at least 48 hours before their flight, so as to get the better possible experience while using the airport facilities.