Why Portugal?

Will Exceed Your Expectations

Pop. In 2007 Portugal had 10,617,575 inhabitants of whom 332,137, or 3.13%, were legal immigrants (51,7% female, 48,3% male). In 2017, Portugal had 416,682 legal residents of foreign origin, of which 203,753 identified as male, and 212,929 as female.

Beautiful Beaches

Portugal is a southern European country on the Iberian Peninsula, bordering Spain. The Algarve's beaches are a major destination and much of the nation’s architecture dates to the 1500s–1800s, when Portugal had a powerful maritime empire.

Lisbon the Capital City

Lisbon is Portugal’s hilly, coastal capital city. From imposing São Jorge Castle, the view encompasses the old city’s pastel-colored buildings, Tagus Estuary and Ponte 25 de Abril suspension bridge. Nearby, the National Azulejo Museum displays 5 centuries of decorative ceramic tiles. Just outside Lisbon is a string of Atlantic beaches, from Cascais to Estoril.

  • Porto Santo airport will have a new sustainable terminal 24 June 2023
    ANA | VINCI Airports presented the New Terminal at Porto Santo Airport, designed to double the Terminal's capacity, and which will contribute to make the airport a net zero emissions one. With a strong focus on operational flow management and service quality are expected to be concluded by the end of 2025.  This is an […]
  • VINCI Airports – Traffic at 31 March 2023 17 April 2023
    ● Strong recovery (54%) in the first quarter of 2023 compared to the same period last year ● All-time record traffic numbers in Q1 in Portugal, Serbia, Mexico, the Dominican Republic and Costa Rica ● Excluding Asia, VINCI Airports’ overall traffic numbers are nearing pre-pandemic levels (just 4% below 2019 levels) ● Improvement in Asia […]
  • Porto airport offers dynamic Summer schedule 28 March 2023
    ANA - Aeroportos de Portugal | VINCI Airports continues its commitment to the northern region, bringing more routes and connectivity this summer, essential to the development of regional and national tourist and economic activity. As of March, Porto airport offers: - Fourteen new routes, with new connections to three new countries: Iceland, Latvia and Israel […]
  • VINCI Airports obtains ACA 4+ environmental certification for all airports in Portugal 28 March 2023
    VINCI Airports is proud to announce that Portugal's airports have been awarded the ACA 4+ certification, the highest level of the ACI's environmental assessment programme[1]. This certification recognises that airports have fully accounted and reported direct and indirect CO2 emissions related to their activities and operations, have significantly reduced their direct emissions, offset their residual […]
  • VINCI Airports awarded for its quality of service 6 March 2023
    • Belgrade, Porto, Guanacaste and Puerto Plata airports voted best in their region • Successful recovery in a very dynamic context thanks to anticipation and innovation   This year, VINCI Airports ranked four airports in its network among the best in the world in their category in terms of service quality in the ACI ranking (Airport […]
  • Faro Airport presents Summer season 28 February 2023
    • 18 new routes, 6 new destinations  • 81 routes | 71 destinations  • Environmental action plan keeps moving forward    ANA - Aeroportos de Portugal | VINCI Airports pursues its commitment to the Algarve region by bringing more routes and connectivity this summer which is essential for the consolidation of the regional and national tourist […]
  • Passenger information 20 October 2022
    Due to changes in the airlines' market shares at Lisbon Humberto Delgado Airport, and in order to ensure an optimal use of airport resources, ANA - Aeroportos de Portugal informs on changes regarding the departure terminal of the following airlines, as from 30 October (inclusive): - easyJet will start operating in Terminal 1 - Eurowings […]
  • VINCI Airports – Traffic at 30 September 2022 13 October 2022
    Passenger traffic in Q3 2022 is 85% higher than in Q3 2021; the gap compared to 2019 has narrowed to 22%, i.e. 5 points better than in Q2 2022 Traffic was vigorous this summer in Europe, where operational disruptions remained limited in the Group’s airports, and at the Central American and Caribbean airports, where traffic […]
  • Faro airport prepares for summer 2022 15 March 2022
    ANA - Aeroportos de Portugal|VINCI Airports reinforces its commitment to the Algarve region by rebuilding national and international connectivity at Faro Airport, a fundamental step for the recovery of tourism activity and local economy. Successfully rebuilding connectivity Faro Airport will open eighteen new operations this summer, including five new destinations: Nuremberg and Muenster in Germany […]
  • ACI Europe and VINCI Airports NetZero2050 Commitment 20 May 2021
    On the occasion of the second ACI EUROPE summit on the sustainability of aviation and as part of the airport sector's joint commitment currently subscribed to by 235 European airports, the airports managed by ANA, following VINCI Airports’ steps throughout its network, reaffirm their goal of achieving net zero emissions by 2050, reaffirmed their goal […]