Transportation to and from Ponta Delgada Airport
What is the distance from Ponta Delgada Airport to the centre of Ponta Delgada?
The centre of Ponta Delgada (Praça Gonçalo Velho Cabral) is only 5 kilometres / 3.1 miles from the airport, by car you can complete the distance in 10 minutes.
From PDL Airport to Ponta Delgada City centre by Car
It was possible to travel for € 5.00 each way with the shuttle service AeroBus (UTC Azores) between Ponta Delgada Airport and the capital till 2017. Unfortunately, this is no longer possible, for this reason, you are now dependent on the taxi or rental car if you want to go to Ponta Delgada or other places on the island.
There is no car sharing service available at the airport. If you are planning to rent a car in the Azores, take a look at our car rental tips and see the full list of car rental companies at Ponta Delgada Airport!
Sete Cidades Azores 4x4 Day Tour from Ponta Delgada
Travel from Ponta Delgada to the magnificent Sete Cidades Massif on a full-day 4x4 excursion. See the surrounding lake, learn about volcanic activity, enjoy a traditional meal in the village, see the black basalt beach in Mosteiros, and much more.
Tours and transport
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