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

Rio de Janeiro Airport Terminal 1

Rio de Janeiro Airport Terminal 1 has a half circle shape and operates both domestic and international services.


GIG Airport Terminal 1 facilities are split into four levels:

Ground level

Arrivals level.

This level has entrance and exit doors A to H and three baggage claim areas.

Doors C and D lead to International Arrivals.

Services: Post office, ATMs, car rental counters, duty free stores.

First level

Departures level.

The First level has Immigration facilities, airlines check-in facilities, duty free area and self-service kiosks.

International Departures are accessible through doors B and C, whilst Domestic Departures through doors C to E and check-in facilities through doors C, D and E.

This level is connected to Terminal 2 past check-in facilities.

Find boarding area with gates B35-B43 and B34-B25.

Second level

This level is purely dedicated to concessions. Find here food, drink and retail services as well as banking and resting facilities: Sleeping pods, First Aid, Chapel, Banking facilities, ATMs, among others.

Third level

Third level has several facilities regarding banking, health and beauty. Find also Rio Airport Hotel and Aerotel.


- ATMs
- Currency exchange
- Post office
- Information counters
- Duty free stores
- Baby care services
- Beauty salon
- Children’s play area
- Food, drink and retail concessions
- Lost & found
- Pharmacy
- First aid station
- Baby changing rooms
- Chapel

See more Services here.

on Airport hotels

GIG Airport Terminal 1 offers to its passengers sleeping services such as:


Find it in the International Area, airside, third level, in the South Pier. Services: Wi-Fi, Showers, TV, wake-up call service.

Fares start at R$180 (3 hours) and R$380 (6 hours).

Rio Airport Hotel

This hotel is located on the third level. Find day rooms available from 08:00 to 20:00 (3 hour stays).

There also sleeping pods in the east end of the second level.