Francisco Sa Carneiro Airport (OPO)
Facilities and Services
Francisco Sa Carneiro Airport (OPO) is the main airport for northern Portugal and north-western Iberia and many major international airlines operate here. Six million plus people pass through the airport each year, a large proportion of which are holidaymakers, and facilities at the airport are good.
There are cash machines on all floors as well as a full service bank and a bureau de change. Postal and lost property services are also available onsite and there is a handy baby changing facility. Passengers will find a good spread of shops and eateries in all areas.
Airport Information Desks
Tel: +1 351 229 432 400
The airport information desk is located in the main atrium and it provides invaluable information and advice on airport facilities including flight information and Porto city information. Some useful numbers include:
Airport Main Switchboard - +351 229 432 400
Customs - +351 229 438 848
Immigration - +351 229 414 877
Long Term Parking Information - +351 229 410 787
Police - +351 229 482 693
CIP Assistance - +351 229 432 400
Shops, Duty-Free and Retail Outlets
There are several shops at Francisco Sa Carneiro Airport (OPO), most of which are congregated in the Departures area on the third floor. Wine, fashion and electronics feature heavily and the duty-free outlets provide great savings for those travelling outside of the EU. Items on sale include Portuguese-style gift items, jewellery, alcohol, tobacco, clothing, accessories, mobile phones and travel goods.
Bars, Cafés and Restaurants
Coffee shops and snack bars are very popular at Francisco Sa Carneiro Airport and they can be found throughout the terminal. There is also a grill house, a self-service restaurant, a food gallery and a bar.
Currency Exchange, Communications and Banking Facilities
Francisco Sa Carneiro Airport comes with a full service bank, bureau de change facilities and cash machines (ATMs), which are dotted throughout passenger areas. House phones are also conveniently located in the terminal, along with public payphones.
Business and Conference Facilities
There are three lounges at Francisco Sa Carneiro Airport, where passengers can find business and conference facilities. Airport Lounge 1 has a 37-seat room, while the comfortable Navigator Lounge is available for TAP-Air Portugal passengers only.
Disabled travellers to Francisco Sa Carneiro Airport will be pleased to learn that the airport conforms to European standards for the provision of the disabled. There are ramps and adapted lifts where necessary as well as specially fitted toilets and easy to operate telephones. Wheelchairs can also be supplied free of charge and should be reserved ahead of time.