Rio de Janeiro Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport (GIG)
Facilities and Services
(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Since the completion of its second terminal and the subsequent doubling of its passenger capacity, Rio de Janeiro International Airport (GIG) is once again Rio's most significant air facility.
Passengers will find both the original terminal and the new terminal provide ample amenities, which include essentials, such as banks and bureaux de change as well as eating and shopping outlets.
Airport Information Desks
Tel: +55 21 398 4597 (Main Airport Switchboard)
The airport has an information desk in each terminal; in Terminal 1 it's located on the second floor of the blue sector and in Terminal 2 it is situated on the Departures level.
Shops, Duty-Free and Retail Outlets
There is a small selection of shopping outlets in Terminal 1 and a larger selection in the central commercial area of Terminal 2. Shops include duty free, a newsagent and a gift outlet.
Bars, Cafés and Restaurants
There is a small selection of dining establishments in Terminal 1 and a larger selection in the central commercial area of Terminal 2.
Currency Exchange, Communications and Banking Facilities
Banks and bureaux de change facilities can be found in both terminals, while a post office is on hand on the third floor of Terminal 1.
Business and Conference Facilities
There are no business or conference facilities available at the airport. However, the Luxor Hotel is situated onsite at the airport and offers everything necessary for individual business guests or companies wishing to hold conferences.
Standard facilities for passengers with special needs are available and include wheelchair access, lifts, disabled persons' toilets and telephones as well as disabled persons' parking spaces.