Terminal Drop-Off Charge

A £5 charge now applies to vehicles dropping off passengers at the designated drop-off zones, located directly outside the terminals. Discounts and exemptions will apply. Free drop-off will be available at the Long Stay car parks.

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Face coverings remain mandatory at Heathrow

Face coverings are mandatory at the airport and we encourage everyone to wear one at all times, unless they’re exempt. Passengers can purchase face coverings at several retailers at the airport including Boots and WHSmith. 

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  • Recife Airport Guide

    Full Name: Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International Airport
    Location: The airport is located seven miles (11km) from downtown Recife.
    Time: Local time is GMT -3

    +53 81 3322 4188

    Transfer to the City:

    The airport is connected to the Recife metro, which takes travellers to various stops in Recife every 8 minutes. The metro operates from 5am to 11pm.

    Bus lines from the airport take passengers to the neighbourhoods of Boa Viagem and Cidade Universitária in Recife and Piedade. There are taxis and rental car agencies at the airport.

    Car rental:

    Rental cars are available from Avis, Hertz, Movida, and Localiza.


    Airport facilities include a post office, currency exchange, police unit, tourism office, shops, and restaurants.


    Parking is available for more than 2,000 cars.