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. Hotel Ponte Aérea (Tel +55 11 5536 3648), Ibis São Paulo Congonhas (Tel +55 11 5097 3737), Nobile Suítes Congonhas - São Paulo/SP (Tel +55 11 2137 4000), Transamérica Executive Congonhas (Tel +55 11 5094 3377), Hotel Congonhas (Tel +55 11 5533 0933), Hotel Aeroporto (Tel +55 11 5533 0922), Nóbrega Hotel (Tel +55 11 5093 1133), Aero Hostel Campo Belo (Tel +55 11 994 299 151), Aero Plaza Hotel (Tel +55 11 5533 7099), Slaviero Slim São Paulo Congonhas (Tel +55 11 5093 1350).