The total driving distance from GIG to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is 9 miles or 14 kilometers.
The total straight line flight distance from GIG to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is 6 miles.
This is equivalent to 10 kilometers or 5 nautical miles.
Your trip begins at Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It ends in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Your flight direction from GIG to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is South (174 degrees from North).
The distance calculator helps you figure out how far it is to get from GIG to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It does this by computing the straight line flying distance ("as the crow flies") and the driving distance if the route is drivable. It uses all this data to compute the total travel mileage.
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