Santa Maria Airport (SMA)
Ground Transport and Car Parking
(Vila do Porto, Santa Maria Island, Azores Autonomous Region)
Vila do Porto lies less than 5 km / 3 miles from the airport, a five-minute journey by car. Drive south from the airport along the main road to Vila do Porto; to the north are the villages of Sao Pedro and Anjos, while Espirito and Santa Barbara are to the east. Public buses and taxis are available from outside the terminal building.
General Parking Facilities
The airport's car park has 120 parking spaces and rates are charged by the day. No distinction is made between short term or long term parking although rates are better beyond a 24 hour threshold. Regardless of where you park in the lot you are never too far from the terminal.