Rio Branco International Airport (RBR)

Rio Branco International Airport

Rio Branco International Airport is the main airport serving Rio Branco, the capital of the state of Acre in Brazil. Located about 18 kilometers from the city center, the airport serves as a hub for domestic and regional flights, with connections to major cities throughout Brazil. It also handles a limited number of international flights, primarily to neighboring countries.

Rio Branco–Plácido de Castro airport was opened in 1999 and has a single runway measuring 2,158 meters in length. The terminal building has a capacity for 1.2 million passengers per year. The airport is operated by VINCI Airports, a French company that manages airports around the world.

General Information about Rio Branco Airport

The following table is an overview of RBR Airport indicated below:

AirportRio Branco International Airport
Airport TypePublic
OperatorInfraero (1999–2021) Vinci (2021–present)
Built In (Year)1999
ServesRio Branco
Rio Branco Airport CodeRBR
Rio Branco Airport Terminals1
RBR Airport Runway1
RBR Airport Coordinates09°52′06″S 067°53′53″W
Rio Branco Airport AddressAvenida Plácido de Castro, s/n – Vila Aeroporto, Rio Branco – AC, 69923-900, Brazil
Contact Number+55 68 3211-1003
Elevation193 m / 633 ft

Rio Branco Airport Code

Rio Branco Airport code is RBR. This three-letter IATA code is based on the name of the airport itself. 


Rio Branco Airport Map

The RBR Airport location Map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey.

Rio Branco International Airport Runway

RBR Airport has one active runway.

NameLength (mt)Length (ft)Surface

Rio Branco Airport Terminal

Rio Branco International Airport has one terminal. The terminal is divided into two areas: domestic and international. The domestic area is located on the ground floor, while the international area is located on the first floor. The terminal has a total area of 11,000 square meters and can accommodate up to 320,000 passengers per year.

Nearest Airports to Rio Branco International Airport 

Some of the International and Domestic airports near RBR.

Airlines Operating from Rio Branco Airport

The following airlines operate from Rio Branco International Airport:

  • Gol Transportes Aéreos
  • LATAM Brasil

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