Fortaleza Airport

General information

Fortaleza is the fifth largest city in Brazil, located in the northeast of the country. The city has 2.7 million inhabitants and is known for its beautiful beaches. Fortaleza Airport is a modern airport, it has one terminal and one runway. Like Porto Alegre Airport, the airport is operated by Fraport Brasil.


Where is Fortaleza Airport situated?

Fortaleza Airport is located in the middle of Fortaleza south of the city centre. The airport is accessible via the BR-116 motorway.

How many terminals does Fortaleza Airport have?

The airport has a modern terminal consisting of four floors. The expanded and renovated terminal opened in 2020. The check-in desks are located on the ground floor, Arrivals is on Level 1 and Departures on Level 2.

Airport Map



The distance from Fortaleza Airport to the centre of Fortaleza is 9 kilometres. By car, it takes 25 minutes to get to the centre of Fortaleza.

From FOR Airport to Fortaleza City centre by Car
9 km
25 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Fortaleza Airport by public transport. Visit the Fortaleza Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Fortaleza Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Fortaleza is about R$ 60.-. Book your taxi at Fortaleza Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From FOR Airport to Fortaleza City centre by Taxi
9 km
25 min
R$ 60.-

Book a taxi

Airport parking

Fortaleza Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Fortaleza Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Fortaleza Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Fortaleza Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to Fortaleza Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Fortaleza Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • LATAM Airlines
  • GOL Airlines
  • Azul Airlines
  • TAP Air Portugal
  • Air France


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Fortaleza Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Pousada Pouso Feliz, Fortaleza

Pousada Pouso Feliz is located in Fortaleza. Free WiFi access and free airport shuttle are available at this property. Fortaleza city centre is 12 km from this property. A daily breakfast buffet is offered free of charge.


HOSTEL W S, Fortaleza

Located in Fortaleza, 5 km from Castelao Stadium, HOSTEL W S features air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi. All rooms feature a kitchen, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, and a shared bathroom.


Mega Aeroporto Fortaleza Hotel, Fortaleza

Situated 5.4 km from Castelao Stadium, Mega Aeroporto Fortaleza Hotel features rooms with air conditioning in Fortaleza. Among the facilities at this property are a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi throughout the property.

Hotels in Fortaleza

Looking for the best hotels in Fortaleza? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Stop Way Hotel Fortaleza, Fortaleza

Featuring a garden, Stop Way Hotel Fortaleza is located in Fortaleza in the Ceará region, 500 metres from Iracema Beach and less than 1 km from Meireles Beach. With a bar, the 3-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi.


Vila Galé Fortaleza, Fortaleza

Vila Galé boasts a private seafront location, just 10 minutes from Fortaleza´s popular Beira Mar Avenue. With an impressive architecture, it features a pool, restaurants and spa.


Oasis Atlantico Imperial, Fortaleza

Oasis Atlantico Imperial is located in front of Meireles Beach and Fortaleza's Handicraft Fair. A buffet breakfast is served daily at the on-site restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink in the lobby bar or refresh in the hotel´s swimming pool.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Fortaleza Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


Fortaleza: Beach Park Round-Trip Transfer

Enjoy roundtrip transportation to Beach Park, one of the largest water park in Latin America. Enjoy incredible adrenaline-filled attractions for you, your friends, and the whole family.


From Fortaleza: Morro Branco, Fontes, & Canoa Quebrada Beach

Visit three beautiful beaches near Fortaleza: Morro Branco, Fontes Beach, and Canoa Quebrada. Be amazed by incredible natural landscapes and relax on the warm water of the beaches.

Tour & transport

Fortaleza to/from Jericoacoara Transfer

Take advantage of the transfer service from/to Fortaleza to Jericoacoara, one of the most beautiful beaches in Brazil. Discover an enchanting place with clear water lagoons and sand dunes.


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