Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (Galeão)

IATA Code: GIG
Telephone: +55 21 3398-5050
Address: Avenida 20 de Janeiro, Ilha do Governador, Rio de Janeiro/RJ

Public transport

Executive Bus
Airport / Alvorada*

Route: through the South Zone (Leme, Copacabana, Ipanema and Leblon) and then, through to Barra da Tijuca
Fare: R$ 13.50
Hours of operation: From 05:30am to 11:40pm
There are buses every 20 minutes
Where to catch it: at the exit of the domestic arrivals area 

Taxi
Approximate price from Galeão to Maracanã: R$ 35.00
Approximate price from Galeão to City Centre: R$ 40.00

Profile

» 383 regular flights between departures and arrivals
» International flights to: Amsterdam (Netherlands); Atlanta, Charlotte, Dallas, Houston, Miami, New York, Orlando and Washington (United States); Bogota (Colombia), Buenos Aires and Puerto Iguazú (Argentina); Dubai (United Arabs Emirates); Frankfurt (Germany); Lima (Peru); Lisbon and Porto (Portugal); London (England); Luanda (Angola), Madrid (Spain); Montevideo (Uruguay); Panama City; Paris (France); Rome (Italy); Santiago (Chile); Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic)

Services

» Free Wi-Fi connection
» Snack Bar (after conclusion of construction works)
» Exchange Bureau
» Tourist Information Bureau (being implemented)
» National Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA)
» Federal Police
» Immigration/Customs
» Information Desk
» Children and Juvenile Court

» New arrival areas are delivered at the Galeão Airport in Rio de Janeiro

Santos Dumont Airport

IATA Code: SDU
Telephone: +55 21 3814-7070
Address: Praça Sen. Salgado Filho, Centro, Rio de Janeiro - RJ

Public transport

Executive Bus*
Airport/ South Zone (Copacabana and Ipanema)

Fare: R$ 13.50
Hours of operation: From 05:30am to 11:40pm

Taxi
Average price from the airport to the Maracanã: R$ 20.00
Average price from the airport to the City Centre: R$ 25.00

* On Sundays and holidays, when roads on the seafront are closed, the route used to the Galeão Airport uses side roads, like Barata Ribeiro, Raul Pompéia, Av. Rainha Elizabeth, Prudente de Morais and Av. General San Martin