There are daily flights from Lisbon to the islands of São Miguel (John Paul II Airport), Terceira (Lajes Airport) and Faial (Horta´s Airport). There are also regular flights from Porto to Ponta Delgada. Each trip takes about two hours. These flights are carried out by the main Portuguese air company TAP Portugal and by the Azorean air company SATA International. There are also low cost airline companies flying to the Azores. Additionally, in certain times of the year, there are also charter flights from some European cities directly to Ponta Delgada. SATA International also flies regularly to the USA (Boston, Massachusetts) and to Canada (Toronto). There are also daily flights between the islands. And from May to October you can travel between them by ferry. Tickets for students are about 35 to 40 euros. You can contact Student Association at the University. If you wish to rent a car, several local companies operate at the three airports. To rent a car you should go to the airport’s car rental counters located in the Arrivals area or you can make your reservation in advance.

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