Airport Praia, Santiago Island

Airport Praia, Santiago Island

Praia International Airport is one of the major airports on the Cape Verde islands. Regular scheduled flights operate to and from all the islands and to Luanda, Banjul, Dakar and Lisbon.
  • URL: Praia, Santiago Island (RAI)
  • Time zone: GMT -1
  • Service telephone: +238 263 34 65
  • Address: Aeroporto da Praia
  • Operating company: Aeroportos Segurança Aérea (ASA)
  • Parking: Yes, there is plenty of parking available.
  • Nearby cities: Praia (3 km)
  • Directions by car: The airport is located approximately 4 km or 2 miles north east of downtown.
  • Flight distribution on the days of the week: Monday (14.61%), Tuesday (7.42%), Wednesday (12.48%), Thursday (14.00%), Friday (16.86%), Saturday (16.30%), Sunday (18.32%)
  • Alternative spelling: Praja, Праја, Прая, Πράια, برايا, پرایا, 프라이아, Պրայա, פראיה, პრაია, プライア, 培亞

Most popular destinations from Praia, Santiago Island (Flights per week )


Top airlines (percentage of departures and arrivals)

  1. TAP Air Portugal (52, 31,33 %)
  2. Binter Cabo Verde (51, 30,72 %)
  3. Azores Airlines (22, 13,25 %)
  4. TACV Cabo Verde Airlines (14, 8,43 %)
  5. Royal Air Maroc (12, 7,23 %)
  6. Air Senegal (8, 4,82 %)
  7. other (4.22 %)

Location
The airport was first taken into operation in 2005 and is located approximately 4 km or 2 miles north east of the island's capital. It is easy to reach on the airport road.


Statistical weather data for Praia, Santiago Island

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