Passenger guide - Belem airport (BEL) 

 

Belém / Val-de-Cans Júlio Cezar Ribeiro International Airport, opened on January 24, 1959, is one of the largest, busiest and most modern in Brazil. It operates with domestic flights to all major destinations in the country and with some international flights in the United States, Suriname and Portugal.

Official Website: infraero.gov.br
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: More than 3.2 million passengers went through it in 2016.
Tel: +55 91 3210 6000 / 6039. There is an information counter operating from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm next to gate D of the terminal (Tel +55 91 3210 6330).

 

The airport is located in the city of Val de Cans, 12 km (8 miles) to the north of Belém.

 
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Bus - There are several lines that travel from the airport to the city centre (journey time: around 30 minutes), through different routes: Pratinha Pte. Vargas (Júlio Cesar - Barroso - José Malcher - Vargas), CDP - Providência (Gavião - Rio Tapajós - Pardal - Santos Dumont - Júlio Cesar - Municipalidade - Castilho França - Tamandaré - Gama Abreu - Nazaré - Barroso - Ceará), Pratinha Ver-o-Peso (Júlio Cesar - Álvares Cabral - Castilho França - Assis de Vasconcelos - Álvares Cabral - Senador Lemos), Marex-Arsenal (Marex - Júlio Cesar - Pará - Arthur Bernardes - Álvares Cabral - Municipalidade - José Malcher - Castilho França - Champagnat - Tamandaré).

Taxi - Metered cabs available around the clock outside the Arrivals and Departures Halls.

 

Alamo (Tel +55 91 3257 2300 - 24 hours a day), Fórmula Zero (Tel +55 91 3353 7753), Hertz (Tel +55 91 3210 6498 - from 6:00 am to 0:00 am), Localiza (Tel +55 91 3257 1541 - 24 hours a day), Movida (Tel +55 91 3210 6470 - 24 hours a day), Sixt (Tel +55 91 112 377 8686 - 24 hours a day) and Unidas (Tel +55 91 3257 2300 - 24 hours a day) have counters on the ground floor, between gates D and E.

 

The airport has a bank, ATMs, currency exchange bureau, post office, public telephones and Wi-Fi access. The Sala VIP Valverde lounge (accessible with Priority Pass membership or by paying at the door - US$28.00) opens around the clock and is situated on the second floor, next to gate 1; it offers computers, snacks, showers, newspapers and magazines, telephones, Wi-Fi, TV, air conditioning, drinks, conference facilities, fax.

Food and Drinks- Restaurants, coffee shops, bars, pizza places, icecream stores and fast food outlets on both levels. Many of them open 24 hours a day.
Shopping- On the top floor there are duty-free shops, while throughout the enclosure you can find stores selling sweets, souvenirs, handicrafts, jewellery, accessories, fashion.
Baggage- 24-hour secure luggage wrapping on the ground floor (Tel +55 91 3210 6550). Left luggage service in the check-in hall, available around the clock (Tel +55 91 8128 5501). The lost and found office is situated in the supervision room and operates from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm (Tel +55 91 3210 2420).
Other Services- Pharmacy, chapel, baby changing area, medical clinic, travel agencies, beauty salon, lottery, massage chairs, shoeshine.

 

Opposite the Departures Hall is found a 24-hour parking lot, with covered areas for long stays and outdoor spaces for short stays. More information: Tel +55 91 3210 6528 / 6529 / 6530. Rates

 

Any required special assistance should be requested to your airline or travel agency before your arrival at the airport. There are wheelchairs, portable lifts to access the aircraft and motorized vehicles for the transfer of people with reduced mobility. More information: Tel +55 91 991 924 513.

 

The closest accommodations are found in the city centre. Hotel Spada (Tel +55 91 983 317 946), Hotel Gold Mar (Tel +55 91 3085 8400), Ibis Belém Aeroporto (Tel +55 91 3344 5650), Hotel Vila Rica (Tel +55 91 3210 2000), Residencial Dom Luiz (Tel +55 91 3222 4104), Hotel Val de Cans (Tel +55 91 3257 0531), Soft Inn Belém Hangar (Tel +55 91 3182 3700), Tulip Inn Belém Hangar (Tel +55 91 3182 3700), Hotel Hangar (Tel +55 91 3355 7372), B&B Monte Castelo (Tel +55 91 3238 8444).

 
 
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Latest updates: June, 08, 2017