Nearest major airport to Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport:

The closest major airport to Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport is Santos Dumont Airport (SDU / SBRJ). This airport is in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and is 23 km from GIG. If you're looking for domestic flights to SDU, check the airlines that fly to SDU.

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International airports near GIG

402 km: Sao Paulo, Brazil (GRU / SBGR) São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport

Domestic airports near GIG

23 km: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (SDU / SBRJ) Santos Dumont Airport
164 km: Cabo Frio, Brazil (CFB / SBCB) Cabo Frio International Airport
204 km: Macae, Brazil (MEA / SBME) Benedito Lacerda Airport
274 km: Juiz de Fora, Brazil (IZA / SBZM) Zona da Mata Regional Airport
290 km: Campos, Brazil (CAW / SBCP) Campos-Bartolomeu Lysandro Airport

Local airports near GIG

37 km: Rio De Janeiro, Brazil (RIO) Rio De Janeiro Metropolitan Area
64 km: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (SNZ / SBSC) Bartolomeu de Gusmao Airport (defunct)

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Rio de Janeiro-Galeão International Airport

City: Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil
Category: airports

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