Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, all regular services and hours may be subject to change. Thus, if the idea is to spend the night in the public area, consider a plan B in case the stay inside the airport is only allowed for those who are close to boarding.
Spending the night at the airport
Congonhas airport operates with many flights inside the country, so it is common to find many passengers waiting for their flight departure even at night.
Where to rest: Most benches inside the terminal have armrests. However, you can find quiet spots where you can lay on the floor if you have a sleeping bag, especially on the third level. Another option (by paying or with a credit card that provides the service) is to use one of the VIP lounges, where you can access more amenities and privacy, although these are closed at night. Finally, as the airport is located inside the city, numerous accommodation options are at your disposal in the surroundings.
Baggage: The terminal's luggage storage office only operates from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm, so you cannot leave your bags at night.
Eating and drinking: There are no eateries that stay open 24 hours a day.
Wi-Fi: Free and unlimited.
Other services available around the clock: ATMs, baby changing facilities, medical clinic.
As it is located inside the city, there are several hotels situated in the vicinity of the airport.
Ibis São Paulo Congonhas (0.3 km/0.2 miles)
Hotel Congonhas (0.3 km/0.2 miles)
Hotel Aeroporto de Congonhas (0.4 km/0.2 miles)
OYO Hotel Nobrega Aeroporto de Congonhas (0.4 km/0.2 miles)
Nobile Suítes Congonhas - São Paulo/SP (0.4 km/0.2 miles)