Culture, Sustainability, and Place:
Innovative Approaches for Tourism Development

11 to 13 October 2017
Ponta Delgada, São Miguel Island, Azores, Portugal

Getting to São Miguel Island, Azores

Information on getting to Ponta Delgada, São Miguel Island, Azores, is available from Azores Tourism:

In English:
(Also available in French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish.)

This page includes links to all the airlines that fly to the Azores from North America and from Europe.


North American delegates: Azores Airlines (previously known as Sata) has cooperation agreements with a number of Canadian and American airlines, which enables you to book connecting flights to Ponta Delgada from a wide range of cities in North America. See:


Azores Airlines - Special Conference Rates

1. Tariff in the amount of 120,00EUR for the trips (round trip) carried out on the Lisbon / Porto - Ponta Delgada routes;
2. Rate of 500,00EUR for the trips (round trip) made on the Boston - Ponta Delgada and Toronto - Ponta Delgada routes;
3. 50% discount on the value of the economy fare for round trips between the other islands of the Azores - Ponta Delgada;

In order to obtain these special conference rates, you must inform the SATA Communications and Marketing Office (via the address of the passenger reservation codes, after making them at SATA| Azores Airlines sales counters or through Azores Airlines' Contact Center (via email or telephone number 707 22 72 82), in order to issue the respective authorizations.


Azores Airlines - Tarifas especiais para conferências

1. Tarifa no valor de 120,00EUR para as viagens (ida e volta) realizadas nas rotas Lisboa/Porto – Ponta Delgada;
2. Tarifa no valor de 500,00EUR para as viagens (ida e volta) realizadas nas rotas Boston – Ponta Delgada e Toronto – Ponta Delgada;
3. Desconto de 50% sobre o valor da tarifa económica para as viagens (ida e volta) entre as outras ilhas dos Açores – Ponta Delgada;

"Para poder beneficiar do apoio concedido, deverá informar o Gabinete de Comunicação e Marketing da SATA (do endereço dos códigos de reserva dos passageiros, após efetuar as mesmas junto dos nossos balcões de venda SATA ou através do nosso Contact Center (através do email ou do número de telefone 707 22 72 82), por forma a emitirmos as respetivas autorizações."


The João Paulo II Airport is located less than 3 km from the city of Ponta Delgada. Both taxis and AeroBus, a shuttle bus connection to the city centre and its major hotels, are available at the airport. Further details: