The latitude and longitude of Recife/Guararapes-Gilberto Freyre International Airport is:

8° 7' 35" S / 34° 55' 23" W

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Latitude/Longitude: -8.12639, -34.92333

City: Recife

Country: Brazil

Time zone: America/Recife

Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -3 hours

The current time and date at Recife/Guararapes-Gilberto Freyre International Airport is 9:59 PM on Sunday, October 13, 2019.

Website: Recife/Guararapes-Gilberto Freyre International Airport

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Nearby airports

109 km: Presidente Castro Pinto International Airport Joao Pessoa, Brazil (JPA / SBJP)
121 km: Caruaru Airport Caruaru, Brazil (CAU / SNRU)
144 km: Presidente João Suassuna Airport Campina Grande, Brazil (CPV / SBKG)
181 km: Maceió/Zumbi dos Palmares International Airport Maceio, Brazil (MCZ / SBMO)
249 km: Augusto Severo International Airport (defunct, closed on May 31, 2014) Natal, Brazil (SBNT)

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connecting cities

Belem, Brazil
Juazeiro do Norte, Brazil
Rosario, Argentina
Vitoria, Brazil
Praia, Cape Verde

You can connect through 36 other cities from Recife/Guararapes-Gilberto Freyre International Airport. Some of these cities are listed above.

Recife/Guararapes-Gilberto Freyre International Airport to other airports

REC to AJU Aracaju-Santa Maria Airport (Aracaju, Brazil)
REC to RAO Dr. Leite Lopes State Airport (Ribeirao Preto, Brazil)
REC to FOR Pinto Martins - Fortaleza International Airport (Fortaleza, Brazil)
REC to THE Teresina Airport - Senator Petrônio Portella (Teresina, Brazil)
REC to UDI Uberlândia-Ten. Cel. Av. César Bombonato Airport (Uberlandia, Brazil)

connecting airports

Lisbon Portela Airport
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Madrid-Barajas Airport

You can connect through 38 other airports from Recife/Guararapes-Gilberto Freyre International Airport. Some of these airports are listed above.


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