Rio Galeão Airport (GIG)

To Rio de Janeiro

There are 3 ways to get to Rio de Janeiro from Rio Galeão Airport.

Fastest
Fastest
Uber
Cheapest
Cheapest
Bus

Summary

Rio Galeão (GIG) is located 10 km from the city centre and getting to Rio de Janeiro typically takes anywhere from 14 min to 57 min. The recommended transport option is the Bus by Fetranspor which for R$11 can bring you to Rua Equador. Uber is always a very convenient option costing R$29 less than traditional taxis and bringing you to any destination in Rio de Janeiro . If you are two of you it will cost the same as the Bus. Reaching in particular Rua Equador is pretty convenient by taking the Fetranspor which can bring you directly there from the airport.

Route Options

Travel option
Cheapest Cheapest
Bus 57m Every 20m
Fetranspor
Pickup
Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 1455
Destination
Rua Equador
R$11 - R$18
Cheapest
Travel option
Fastest Fastest
Uber 14m
Uber Rio De Janeiro
Pickup
All Terminals
Destination
Rio de Janeiro
R$22 - R$33
Travel option
Taxi 14m
Taxi
Pickup
All Terminals
Destination
Rio de Janeiro
R$51 - R$66

Uber Rio Galeão (GIG)

An Uber from Rio Galeão (GIG) to Rio de Janeiro typically cost between R$22 - R$33. The following ride options are available for you to choose from:

  • Indisponivel
  • Juntos
  • UberX
  • Select
  • Black
For the Uber pick up at Rio Galeão (GIG): Once you’ve requested a ride, you’ll receive directions through the app. At GIG Airport, pickups are done on the departures floor (at Terminals 1 and 2). Head upstairs and meet your driver at the pickup point you selected.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rio Galeão (GIG) to Rio de Janeiro is by Bus. It costs R$11 - R$18 and takes 57min. It departs every 20min.

The fastest way to get from Rio Galeão (GIG) to Rio de Janeiro is by Uber. It takes 14min and costs R$22 - R$33.

Yes, there is a direct bus from Rio Galeão (GIG) to Rua Equador. It takes approximately 57min. The service operates every 20min .

No, there isn't. A good alternative to get from Rio Galeão (GIG) to Rio de Janeiro is with Bus. It costs R$11 - R$18 and takes 57min.

The distance from Rio Galeão (GIG) to Rio de Janeiro is 10 km.

The fastest way to get from Rio Galeão (GIG) to Rio de Janeiro is by Uber. It takes 14min and costs R$22 - R$33.

Fetranspor takes approximately 57min to get from Rio Galeão (GIG) to Rua Equador. The service operates every 20min.

Yes, Uber is available at Rio Galeão and can bring you to Rio de Janeiro for R$22 - R$33 in 14min, costing you approximately R$29 less than taxi.

The fare for a taxi from Rio Galeão (GIG) to Rio de Janeiro is between R$51 - R$66, and should take around 14min. Alternatively you can take Uber, which costs R$22 - R$33.

To get from Rio Galeão (GIG) to Rio de Janeiro you can take the Taxi, which takes 14min and costs R$51 - R$66.

To get from Rio Galeão (GIG) to Rua Equador you can take the Bus, which takes 57min and costs R$11 - R$18.