Airport Info Rio de Janeiro (GIG)
Rio de Janeiro Airport (IATA: GIG, ICAO: SBGL), also known as Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport, is the third largest airport in Brazil. It is an international airport and serves the area of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Rio de Janeiro Airport has passenger flights scheduled to 51 destinations in 19 countries.
At present, there are 24 domestic flights from Rio de Janeiro.
The longest flight from Rio de Janeiro GIG is a 7,384 mile (11,883 kilometers) non stop route to Dubai DXB. This direct flight takes around 14 hours and is operated by Emirates.
Airlines flying from Rio de Janeiro
In total there are 22 airlines flying from and to Rio de Janeiro. Most flights are operated by one of the following carriers:
- Gol (G3)28 destinations
- LATAM (LA)22 destinations
- Avianca Brazil (O6)10 destinations
- Aerolineas Argentinas (AR)3 destinations
- Azul (AD)3 destinations
- Avianca (AV)2 destinations
- Emirates (EK)2 destinations
- American Airlines (AA)2 destinations
- TAP Portugal (TP)2 destinations
Alternative airports to Rio de Janeiro
Below you can find a list of alternative airports to Rio de Janeiro (GIG). The nearest airports to Rio de Janeiro (GIG) are Rio de Janeiro (SDU) and Cabo Frio (CFB).