Viracopos / Campinas International Airport, opened on October 19, 1960, serves the Campinas region and, due to its proximity to the city of São Paulo and the investments it receives, it is believed that it will become the most important in Brazil in 2020. It operates with numerous domestic flights and some international destinations in Argentina, Uruguay, United States and Portugal.
Official website: viracopos.com
Number of terminals: 1 – Open 24 hours a day.
Airlines: Azul Linhas Aéreas (Tel +55 19 4003 1118), Gol Linhas Aéreas (Tel +55 300 115 2121/800 280 0465) and LATAM (Tel +55 19 4002 5700/300 570 5700).
Annual passenger traffic: About 9.2 million passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +55 19 3725 5000. There is an information desk open 24 hours in the check-in area on the first floor (Tel +55 19 3795 7240/7241). In the Arrivals Hall there is also a tourist information office, open from Monday to Friday, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
The airport is located 18 km (11 miles) from downtown Campinas and 98 km (62 miles) from São Paulo.
List of car rental companies operating within Viracopos Airport / Campinas (VCP)
On the landing level of the multi-storey car park there are service desks for the following car rental companies:
Localiza (Tel +55 800 979 2020 – 5:00 am to 2:00 am)
Maggi (Tel +55 19 4042 5031 – 6:00 am to 0:00 am)
Movida (Tel +55 800 606 8686 – 5:00 am to 11:45 pm)
Unidas (Tel +55 19 3795 8540 – 6:00 am to 11:45 pm)
Services offered by the airport facilities
The airport has a currency exchange bureau (from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm), ATMs, post office, mobile phone services and free Wi-Fi. The Blue Lounge, is available from 6:00 am to 0:00 am, only for international flights, in the mezzanine of the terminal, offering: children’s area, computers, snacks, drinks, telephones, Wi-Fi access, TV and air conditioning ( access is allowed to Priority Pass members, Diners Club, Azul Xtra Business class passengers, Azul Diamond customers and Tudo Azul Itaucard Platinum, or paying at the entrance (US $ 35.00 to 45.00).
Gastronomy – There are restaurants, cafes, fast food, pizzerias and bars, especially in the departure area. Empada & Quiche, Fran’s Café and Romana Café are open 24 hours a day.
Shopping– Free shops are available on the first floor, with clothing and accessories, gifts, perfumes, cosmetics, jewelry, electronics, toys, newspapers, magazines and sporting goods.
Baggage– The lost and found office is located in the check-in area, from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm. Left luggage service is on level 2 of the parking lot, from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm. The lost and found room is located in the multi-storey car park, next to the landing level; operating from Monday to Friday, from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm and from 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm (Tel +55 19 3795 7980; e-mail: email@example.com).
Other services – Beauty salon, pharmacy, massage room, washbasin, medical and lottery clinic.
Possibility to spend the night at Viracopos / Campinas Airport (VCP), if open 24 hours. Available services, places to rest, or the list of hotels nearby.
Sleeping facilities in the public or boarding area
Viracopos / Campinas Airport (VCP)
Spending the night at the airport
Although Viracopos airport is small, a comfortable place for those who want to spend the night, with entertainment options available. There are usually few people at night, but in any case it is better for the passenger to have ear plugs or ear plugs so that the noise of cleaning staff does not bother you.
Where to rest: In the food court on the second level it is possible to find armchairs sufficiently comfortable to sleep. In addition, there is a VIP room on the mezzanine floor of the terminal, offering greater comfort and privacy. Take into account, however, that it closes overnight. If you want a more peaceful rest, you can find a private cabin for a few hours in the domestic boarding area.
Baggage: The left-luggage office is available from 6 am to 10 pm on level 2 of the enclosure’s parking lot.
Food: There are two cafeterias inside the terminal, open 24 hours a day.
Wi-Fi: Free and unlimited.
Other services available 24 hours: ATMs, medical clinic and massage room.
In the domestic boarding area, there are private Siesta Box cabins. In the city center and surrounding areas, different hotel accommodations can be found.
Hotel Aero Sleep (0.4 km / 0.2 miles)
Ramada by Wyndham Campinas Viracopos (2.8 km / 1.7 miles)
Hotel Golden Park Viracopos (3.5 km / 2.2 miles)
Polo Hotel Fazenda (3.6 km / 2.2 miles)
Clôdiny Suite (4.8 km / 3 miles)
The enclosure has a multi-storey car park with covered spaces, located in front of the terminal building and connected to it via a walkway. More information: Tel +55 19 3795 8561/800 105 560.
Services for people with reduced mobility
Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs are advised to arrange appropriate services with their airline prior to their arrival.