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Airport information for your flight from Rio de Janeiro (GIG)

Rio de Janeiro–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG), known locally as Galeão International Airport, is located 12 miles (20 km) from the city center. Connect to the free Wi-Fi, available for one hour per device, while waiting to fly from Rio de Janeiro.

Reaching the Rio de Janeiro Airport

Bus Company Real is the most convenient option and connects the airport with downtown, beach resorts, the central bus station and many other districts. Alternatively, BRT TransCarioca buses operate from Terminal Alvorada via Vicente de Carvalho, where there is a metro stop. For direct service, hire a taxi. On-site parking is available.