Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport GIG | Brazil


Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport

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Official website (contact and info): http://www.riogaleao.com

Timezone: America/Sao_Paulo
Coordinates: -22.8053, -43.2566
Country: Brazil
IATA: GIG
ICAO: SBGL

Rio de Janeiro–Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport, popularly known by its original name Galeão International Airport, is the main airport serving Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is the country's second-busiest international airport. It is named after Praia do Galeão (Galleon Beach), located in front of the original passenger terminal (the present passenger terminal of the Brazilian Air Force) and where in 1663 the galleon Padre Eterno was built; and since January 5, 1999 also after the Brazilian musician Antonio Carlos Jobim. Galeão Airport is explicitly mentioned in his composition Samba do avião. It is the largest airport site in terms of area in Brazil.

Rio de Janeiro GIG
Rio de Janeiro GIG

Airports near Rio de Janeiro GIG

Closest airports to Rio de Janeiro GIG are Rio De Janeiro SDU (BR) (20 km), Juiz de Fora JDF (BR) (113 km), Cabo Frio CFB (BR) (130 km), Juiz de Fora IZA (BR) (138 km), Campos CAW (BR) (301 km)

Locations near Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport

The airport is close to Rio de Janeiro, Niterói, Iguaçu, Petrópolis, Volta Redonda, Juiz de Fora, Barra Mansa, Bananal, Nova Friburgo, Cabo Frio, Resende, Silveiras, Tocantins, Lavrinhas, Leopoldina, Macaé, Cachoeira Paulista, Cunha, Guaratinguetá, Ubá and other locations in Brazil.

Cheapest flights ⟶ Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport

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Direct flight routes from/to Rio de Janeiro GIG

These are all the active direct flights to Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport according to latest update at 26 May 2022 10:40:37. Check the flight's page for updated schedule and cheap airline tickets.

Meteo: Rio de Janeiro GIG

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