Distance from city centre

12 miles


Metred taxis should cost around 45 - 55 Brazilian reals to reach Zona Sul. 

Public Transport

Public buses connect the airport with the downtown area.

Car Hire

Car hire desks are located inside Terminal 2. Companies include Avis, Budget, Hertz, Locaralfa, Car Rental Brazil and Transnet. Talk to your consultant about booking car hire in advance.


Check-in counters are located in both terminals near the entrance.

Money Exchange

Money exchange facilities and cash machines are located in convenient locations throughout the airport.. 

Business Services

Business facilities are available in the airline VIP lounges (access conditions apply).

Internet Access

Complimentary Wi-Fi is available in the boarding area.


Baggage wrapping services and a lost and found office are available in both terminals.

Airport Lounges

The airport's TAM VIP lounge is in the international boarding on the lower floor of Terminal 2. The lounge is open daily from 5am to midnight and is available to eligble passengers flying TAM and partner airlines. Facilities at the lounge include a buffet and beverages, TV room, business center, Wi-Fi, telephone and fax services. Another independent lounge is the Smiles VIP International lounge, located in the departures area of Terminal 2. Lounge faciliies include Wi-Fi, TV, refreshments and showers. Access to the Smiles VIP Lounge is permitted only to clients flying GOL.

Airline Lounges

The following airlines have lounges located within the airport. For access to specific lounges, ask your consultant.

American Airlines - You'll find the Admirals' Club in Termainal 1 on the mezzanine level, after security. Once there, you'll be able to enjoy alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, newspapers, telephones, TV and shower facilities. The lounge is open daily from 11:30 am - 9:00pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday and from 11:30am - 10:15pm on Monday, Thursday and Saturday. International arriving passengers must have a valid, same-day ticket for departure permitting access through security.

The following airlines reach Rio De Janeiro. Don't see the airline you are looking for? Talk to a consultant to book your Rio De Janeiro flights with your preferred airline.