Braga Airport, in Portugal, is located 3 kilometers (2 miles) North West of Braga and 52 kilometers (32 miles) North East of Porto. It is within easy reach of Braga city center through a clearly signposted main road. Braga is the oldest city in Portugal. It is particularly popular with tourists due to its many museums, churches and fountains.
Braga has recently seen an increase in the computer industry and many people now travel to Braga on business trips. However, it also remains a popular touristic centre due to its rich history and many ancient religious buildings. Portugal is normally not an expensive destination, but airport transfers can be and many travelers are advised to opt for car hire in Braga instead of using transfers and public transportation. This is also due to public transportation not being completely reliable. Car hire in Braga is popular all year round as it is being used by Portuguese locals, business travelers and tourists, so make sure you book early enough to guarantee the best prices and to make sure you can get the model of car you want. www.tripindicator.com can check prices from these different companies for you.
Many car hire companies offer drop off and pick up at Braga Airport. It is a small Terminal and only offers a single airstrip, hence there are no permanent car hire desks available at the airport. Car hire in Braga can be booked in advance however. Some of the companies that offer car hire from Braga Airport are Goldcar Rental, Europcar, National Car Rental, Auto Europe Car Rental, Discount Car Rental, Thrifty Car Rental and Easycar.
Braga Aiport can be easily reached from the A11. Take the exit towards Braga Sul, then merge onto R. Cidade de Porto/N14 and continue to follow this road over the next two roundabouts. Then continue on to Avenue Conde Dom Henrique and continue on to R. dos Caires. When you then enter the roundabout, you will have reached Braga Airport.
Braga Airport does not have a website as it is a small local airport that only takes irregular Internationalflights.
The address for Braga Airport is:Braga Airport (code BGX)4700 BragaPortugal