Recife International Airport
Recife International Airport (REC), also known as Gilberto Freyre International Airport is a very modern airport with all the facilities you might expect.
It is the main means of Arrival to the State of Pernambuco, and the connection point for most other destinations within the state, although some visitors to Fernando de Noronha may connect via Natal International Airport, or ferry.
Recife airport is located very close to the city. It is just 1 km from Boa Viagem beach and 9 km from downtown Recife. the distance to Olinda is approximately 15km and to Porto de Galinhas approximately25km.
- Real time arrival and departure information is available from Skyscanner
- For information about buses and taxis serving the airport see our page on Ground Transportation
- To call the airport: (81) 3322 4685 / 3232 4188