Horta Airport HOR is vital to the economy of Portugal's Faial Island, and connects to smaller aerodromes in the outlying islands, as well as to Lisbon Airport on the mainland. Horta Airport has been repeatedly selectedas being the 'third-best European Airport' (according to size/ passenger count).
HOR Airport is located in the parish of Castelo Branco, 9.5 km from city center of Horta, on Faial Island, which is part of Portugal’s Autonomous Region of the Azores, an archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean. The Airport
With an estimated 190,000 passengers annually, Horta Airport is served by SATA Air Acores, SATA International, and TAP Portugal, offering flights to Corvo, Flores, Lages, Lisbon & Ponta Delgada.
NOTE:Check in for fights within the Schengen Zone 90 minutes before schedule; for non-Schengen Zone 2 hours; for all othr inter-continental flights 3 hours.
The passenger terminal at Horta Airport offers the following amenities: free WiFi access, a travel shop ‘Just’ in pre-security; the ‘Peter’ coffee shop and snack bar is in both the pre-security and post-security areas; a CTT Post Office and an ATM cash machine are in pre-security. Rental car desks are in the Arrivals area.