Rio de Janeiro International Airport - GIG

It is the main airport serving the capital of Brazil. This is the second busiest airport of the country. Galeão Air Force Base of the Brazilian Air Force is also sharing the facilities. The airport is hub for LATAM Brazil and Gol Transportes Aereos. UK traveler’s book flights to Rio de Janeiro as Rio Carnival occurs in the city every year.

Terminal Information

It has two terminals: Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 for handling both domestic and international flights.

Money Exchnage

Three money exchanges are operating at the terminals i.e. Get Money Cambio, Safra Cambio and Itau.

Communication Facilities

Wi-Fi, Post Office and Exactta Telecomunicações are available for passengers.


Both terminals have variety of shops such as gifts, designer’s shoes, bags, clothes, etc.

Bank/Cash Machines

Several banks and Cash Machines are operating in the airport premises.

Airport Facilities

Airport Location

Galeão International Airport is located on an island named as Guanabara Bay.

Information Desk

You can get essential information at arrival areas.

Hotels at Airport

Linx Hotel is just few minutes away from Galeao International Airport.

Car Rental

Hertz, Avis, Budget and Europcar are offering their services at the airport.

Car Parking

Long-term and short-term parking facility is present at the airport.

Public Transport

Bus, taxi, shuttle and train can be used to access the airport.