Eduardo Gomes de Manaus International Airport, opened on March 26, 1976, is the most important in the state of Amazonas and one of the busiest in Brazil. It operates with domestic flights and some international destinations on the American continent.
Official website: infraero.gov.br
Number of terminals: 2 – Terminal 1 (domestic and international flights), Terminal 2 Eduardinho (regional and alternative flights). Open 24 hours a day and located next to each other.
Annual passenger traffic: About 2.8 million passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +55 92 3652 1210. There are information desks in the main lobby of both terminals, available 24 hours a day (Tel +55 92 3652 1200/1212/1317).
The airport is located 14 km (9 miles) from the center of Manaus.
List of car rental companies operating within Manaus Airport (MAO)
Manaus Airport (MAO)
There are car rental counters: in the Arrivals Hall of Terminal 1
Avis (Tel +55 92 3022 1907/3307 3962 – 24 hours)
Le Mans (Tel +55 92 2126 7000 – 24 hours)
Localiza (Tel +55 92 800 979 2000 – 24 hours)
Movida (Tel +55 92 800 606 8686 – 24 hours)
Services offered by the airport facilities
The airport has a bank (from Wednesday to Friday, from 9:30 am to 111:30 am), ATMs, currency exchange bureau (from 6:00 am to 11:30 pm), and free Wi-Fi. The Harmony Lounge is located to the left of the Departures area of Terminal 1, open from Monday to Saturday, from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm and from 10:00 pm to 6:00 am and on Sundays from 11:00 am to 18:00 and from 22:00 to 06:00 hours; with a maximum stay of 3 hours and offering air conditioning, newspapers, magazines, TV, snacks, drinks, Wi-Fi and luggage storage. Access is through Diners Club or Priority Pass membership or online reservation).
Gastronomy – Most options are found inside Terminal 1, with bars, cafes, fast food places, restaurants and ice cream parlors; some open 24 hours a day.
Shopping– Terminal 1 has stores selling handicrafts, jewelery, clothes, shoes, books, sweets and toys. Duty-free shops are available in the international departure lounge and check-in area.
Baggage– Luggage protection service available in the check-in area of Terminal 1, available 24 hours a day. The lost and found office operates on the second floor, from Monday to Friday, from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm (Tel +55 92 3652 1667).
Other services – Travel agencies, pharmacy, gas station, massage room and baby changing facilities.
Possibility to spend the night at Manaus Airport (MAO), if open 24 hours. Available services, places to rest, or the list of hotels nearby.
Sleeping facilities in the public or boarding area
Manaus Airport (MAO)
Spending the night at the airport
Manaus airport is small and has basic facilities, however it does have options for entertainment while waiting for the flight.
Where to rest: The seats inside the terminals are scarce, so it is recommended that passengers have a sleeping bag or blankets to lie on the floor. In the departure area of Terminal 1, there is a VIP lounge for those with a larger budget, but has a maximum stay of 3 hours. Some hotels in the surrounding area offer a shuttle service by booking in advance.
Baggage: Left luggage service inside the VIP lounge.
Food: There are several options open 24 hours a day, mainly at Terminal 1.
Wi-Fi: Access is free.
Other services available 24 hours: ATMs, currency exchange bureaus, shops and pharmacy.
The closest hotels are found in the city of Manaus, among them:
Ibis Manaus Aeroporto (1.5 km / 0.9 miles)
Downtown Amazon (2.7 km / 1.7 miles)
Nobile Suítes Manaus Airport (2.8 km / 1.7 miles)
Hostel Ariane Amazon (3.1 km / 1.9 miles)
Hostel Ajuricaba (3.6 km / 2.2 miles)
Listed below are airlines that fly and operate to and from Manaus Airport (MAO)
American Airlines (Tel +55 92 3652 1911/1912/1914 – 8:30 am to 0:30 am)
Azul Linhas Aéreas (Tel +55 92 3652 6521/4003 1118 – 8:00 am to 8:00 pm)
Copa Airlines (Tel +55 92 3652 1442/1929 – 9:00 am to 6:30 pm)
Gol Linhas Aéreas (Tel +55 92 3652 1593/1598 – from Sundays to Fridays, from 10:20 am to 4:00 pm and from 9:30 pm to 4:20 am; on Saturdays from 11:30 pm to 4:20 am )
LATAM (Tel +55 92 3652 1211/1174 – on Mondays, from 9:30 am to 6:30 pm; from Wednesday to Friday, from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm; on Saturdays, from 00:00 to 20:45 hours and Sundays from 7:00 am to 0:00 am)
TAP Air Portugal (Tel +55 92 300 210 6060 – from Wednesday to Saturday, from 06:45 to 23:30 hours)
Total Linhas Aéreas (Tel +55 92 3305 2555/2551 – 6:30 am to 10:00 pm)
MAP Linhas Aéreas (Tel +55 92 2125 5000 – Monday to Friday, from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm)
Parking spaces are available in front of the passenger terminals and the cargo building, outdoors, open 24 hours a day and with sectors for short and long stays. More information: Tel +55 92 3652 1670/1290/1702/1158
Services for people with reduced mobility
There are wheelchairs and mobile lifts available. Passengers requiring special assistance are advised to inform their airline about their particular needs in advance. More information: Tel +55 92 3652 1524.