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

Taxi Rio de Janeiro Airport

Get within 35 minutes to Rio de Janeiro by taxi from GIG Airport.

location

Taxis are readily available outside Ground level of both Terminal 1 and Terminal 2.

Types of taxis

There are a couple of types of taxis at Rio Galeão Airport: Regular and Special taxis.

companies

At the Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport there are the following taxi companies:

-Aerocoop: +55 21 3078-5050
-Aerotáxi: +55 21 2467-1500
-Coopatur: +55 21 3885-1000
-Cootramo: +55 21 3976-9944
-Coopertramo: +55 21 2209-9292
-Transcoopass: +55 21 2209-1555
-Transcootur: +55 21 2590-2220

Service hours: 24/7.

Fares

Aerotaxi and Aerocoop are the best bet since they work with fixed prices.

Fares to Rio de Janeiro city centre are around R$35-R$40.

Fares to other popular destinations:

Copacabana and Ipanema: R$130 (radio taxis), between R$60-90 (common taxis)

Rideshare

Uber is available at GIG Airport. Please note that for trips from the airport there’s a surcharge of R$4.95.

See the pickup points:

Terminal 1: Gate B

Terminal 2: Central Isle (between Gates B and C)

Reception of Linx Hotel

Transfers

To get safe and sound to your destination, you can book a transfer at Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport.