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.


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.


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.


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)

*fares may change. 


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


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