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Gilberto Freyre Guararapes International Airport (REC) transfers

Looking for an alternative to the traditional Recife Airport shuttle or taxi? Whether you’re going from Recife Airport to Recife or from Recife to Gilberto Freyre International Airport, get where you’re going with the Uber app you already know. Request a ride to and from REC at the tap of a button.

Praça Ministro Salgado Filho, Recife, PE 51210-902 Brazil
+55 81-3322-4188

Reserve a ride with Uber in advance at Gilberto Freyre Guararapes International Airport

Complete your plans today by reserving a ride with Uber to Gilberto Freyre Guararapes International Airport. Request a ride up to 30 days before your flight, at any time and on any day of the year.
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Pickup at Recife Airport (REC)

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Choose a ride option that suits your group size and luggage storage needs. And select your pickup location in the app.

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Head to the external area of the terminal and wait for your Uber driver-partner.

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Top questions from riders

  • Yes. Tap here for a list of airports around the world where you can request a ride with Uber.

  • The cost of an Uber trip to (or from) REC Airport depends on factors that include the type of ride you request, the estimated length and duration of the trip, tolls, and current demand for rides.

    You can see an estimate of the price before you request by entering your pickup spot and destination in Uber’s price estimator above. Then, when you request a ride you’ll see your actual price in the app based on real-time factors.

  • Pickup locations may depend on the type of ride you request and the size of the airport. Follow the instructions in the app about where to meet your driver. You can also look for signs that point to designated airport ridesharing zones.

    If you can’t find your driver, contact them through the app.

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REC visitor information

Recife Gilberto Freyre International Airport (REC) serves the Brazilian city of Recife, the capital of the state of Pernambuco. More than 7 million passengers are handled annually. REC is located 13 kilometers (8 miles), or about a 22-minute drive in ideal road and traffic conditions, from downtown Recife.

REC Airport terminals

Recife Airport has one main passenger terminal. REC Airport lounges are located in the main terminal. You can plan your trip using the information below.

REC main terminal

  • American
  • Avianca
  • Azul
  • Condor
  • Copa
  • GOL
  • TACV
  • TAP Air Portugal

REC international terminal

REC Airport serves nonstop flights to 11 international destinations, from the main terminal.

Dining at REC

Travelers at REC Airport can choose from more than 20 dining spots, which are located at the airport’s food court and the departures floor. The food and beverage options include cafes, dessert shops, fast-food places, bars, and restaurants.

Getting around REC

There is no internal transportation system at REC Airport.

Things to do at REC

There are a number of places to shop at Recife Airport, including drugstores, duty-free shops, bookstores, and gift shops.

Currency exchange at REC

Recife Gilberto Freyre Airport currency exchange offices are located on the ground floor and disembarkment north.

Hotels near REC

Whether you have a layover or an overnight flight delay, or you need a place to stay for a visit near REC, there are more than 30 hotels and accommodations nearby.

Points of interest near REC

  • Boa Viagem
  • Jaqueira Park
  • Marco Zero Square
  • Praça Rio Branco

Find more information about REC here.

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