Rio de Janeiro Airport Informational Guide to Rio de Janeiro–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG) - Non Official

Rio de Janeiro Airport (GIG)

Find the most important information about Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport: Flights, Departures, Arrivals, Parking, Car Rentals, Hotels near the airport and other information about Rio de Janeiro–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG). Plan your travel to GIG Airport with the information provided in this guide.


Galeão Airport is a hub for Gol Transportes Aéreos.


In Rio de Janeiro Airport, during 2022 5,895,257 were handled. 

Terminals + info

Rio de Janeiro Airport (GIG) has a couple of passenger terminals:

Terminal 1

Terminal 2

Facilities and Services + info

See some of the available services at Rio de Janeiro GIG Airport:

- ATMs
- Currency exchange
- Duty free stores
- Food, drink and retail concessions
- Free Wi-Fi
- Lost & found
- Medical Services
- Pharmacies

About Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro stands for the second-largest city in Brazil after São Paulo. You should know that a good part of the city is a World Heritage Site. It is well-known for its beaches, mainly Barra de TijucaCopacabana, Ipanema and Leblon, as well as for its carnival, a unique show in the world.

While your stay in Rio de Janeiro you shouldn’t miss Christ the Redeemer (one of the New Seven Wonders of the World), Sugarloaf Mountain and its cable car, Sambódromo, Maracanã Stadium, among others.

Transport + info

Take a look at the available transportation options in Galeão International Airport:

Bus: Public transportation is available at GIG Airport.

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Taxi: Get within 35 minutes to downtown Rio de Janeiro by taxi.

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BRT: BRT stands for a faster mean of transportation to the city centre.

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Transfers:If you want private transportation ,you can book a transfer. 
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Car Rental: To rent a car in Rio de Janeiro Airport is a good way to travel around. Check our search engine for further details!

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Address: Av. 20 de Janeiro, s/nº - Ilha do Governador, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 21942-900, BRAZIL

Phone: +55 21 3004-6050


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