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Rio de Janeiro GIG

Local time:
GIG

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 GIG
Rio de Janeiro GIG

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.

Airports near Rio de Janeiro GIG

Closest airports to Rio de Janeiro GIG are Rio De Janeiro SDU (BR) (15 km), Juiz de Fora JDF (BR) (118 km), Cabo Frio CFB (BR) (121 km), Juiz de Fora IZA (BR) (144 km), Campos CAW (BR) (233 km).

Locations near Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport

The airport is close to Rio de Janeiro, Sao Goncalo, Niteroi, Iguacu, Mage, Petropolis, Itaborai, Seropedica, Pati do Alferes, Guapimirim, Marica, Japeri, Miguel Pereira, Tangua, Paracambi, Engenheiro Paulo de Frontin, Paraiba do Sul, Teresopolis, Areal, Tres Rios and other locations from Brazil.

Airline tickets (one way) United Kingdom ➔ Rio De Janeiro Internacional

London Heathrow Rio De Janeiro Internacional
19 February 2024
LHR
LHR
direct
GIG
GIG
British Airways
British Airways
London Gatwick Rio De Janeiro Internacional
06 March 2024
LGW
LGW
stops
GIG
GIG
Wizz Air UK
Wizz Air UK + ...
Manchester Rio De Janeiro Internacional
02 September 2024
MAN
MAN
stops
GIG
GIG
Brussels Airlines
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Airline tickets (one way) Rio De Janeiro Internacional ➔

Rio De Janeiro Internacional Curitiba
20 February 2024
GIG
GIG
direct
CWB
CWB
Azul Airlines
Azul Airlines
Rio De Janeiro Internacional Santiago Arturo Merino Benitez
05 January 2024
GIG
GIG
direct
SCL
SCL
JetSmart
JetSmart
Rio De Janeiro Internacional Montevideo
05 July 2024
GIG
GIG
direct
MVD
MVD
JetSmart
JetSmart

Direct flights 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 6 December 2023 07:13:43. Check the flight's page for updated schedule and cheap airline tickets.

Meteo: Rio de Janeiro GIG

Partly cloudy
Duque De Caxias
Partly cloudy
26
Feels like
30°
Wind
6.8 km/h
Humidity
84%
Visibility
10.0 km
Wednesday
6 December
Patchy rain possible
27°
Patchy rain possible
Wind: 13.3 km/h
Thursday
7 December
Patchy rain possible
29°
Patchy rain possible
Wind: 11.9 km/h
Friday
8 December
Patchy rain possible
28°
Patchy rain possible
Wind: 13.7 km/h

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