BRT Rio de Janeiro Airport

In this page you’ll find various BRT Rio de Janeiro Airport options.

Rio de Janeiro Airport (GIG), or also known as Galeao International Airport or Rio Galeao Airport, is the international airport serving Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is located in Governador Island, about 20 km from Rio de Janeiro city centre. At GIG Airport you’ll find the BRT (Bus Rapid Transport), which is a faster option to move along Rio de Janeiro.

There are two BRT lines to reach Rio de Janeiro Airport:

- TransCarioca line with stops through 47 stations and 5 terminals

- TransCarioca Express: it works from Terminal Alvorada, with stops on the Fundão Terminal, Vicente de Carvalho Station (connection with the subway) and Madureira.

BRT Stations

At Galeao Airport there are two stations:

- Galeão – Tom Jobim 1: located in the Terminal 1 arrivals – H door
- Galeão – Tom Jobim 2: located in the Terminal 2 arrivals – D door