Lounges, facilities and services (GIG)


VIP areas, business and financial installations, food, luggage, shopping and miscellaneous facilities in Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport (GIG)

Vip Lounges at Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport (GIG)

*Please note that hours and access conditions may vary at any time.

 Which are the Vip lounges at Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport (GIG) and how to access:

Terminal 2

American Airlines Admirals Club - Available from 2:30 pm to 11:30 pm on the third floor, south pier. Wi-Fi, computers, showers, TV, children's area, bar. Access: with American Airlines Admirals Club or Alaska Lounge+ membership, American Airlines and Oneworld airlines first and business class passengers, Emerald and Sapphire members, U.S. military personnel, or paying at the door (USD79.00).

GOL Premium Lounge - Second floor, opposite gates B36 and B37 (domestic flights, 6:00 am to 10:00 pm), and third floor, south pier (international flights, 5:00 am to 11:00 pm). Maximum stay: 4 hours. Massage chairs, air conditioning, beverages, TV, snacks, showers, newspapers and magazines, Wi-Fi. Access: with Priority Pass, LoungeKey, DragonPass or Diners Club membership.

Plaza Premium Lounge - Lounges located on the mezzanine (6:00 am to 10:00 pm), third floor south pier (24 hours a day) and on the second floor of the Premium parking garage (24 hours a day). Maximum stay is 2 hours. Air conditioning, beverages, Wi-Fi, TV, snacks, showers, newspapers, magazines, luggage storage, fax. Access: with DragonPass membership, American Express Platinum and Centurion cardholders, by online reservation or paying at the door (USD58.82).

Star Alliance Lounge - Level 3, international boarding. Open 24 hours a day. Refreshments, telephones, Wi-Fi, premium food, showers, newspapers and magazines, TV, computers, beverages, printers. Access: first or business class passengers of Star Alliance airlines, Star Alliance Gold members.

Facilities and other services

The airport has banks (Monday to Friday from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm), ATMs, currency exchange bureaus (24 hours a day), post office, VIP lounges, cell phone services, power outlets, public telephones and free Wi-Fi access for 60 minutes. The Hotel Linx, situated adjacent to Terminal 1, provides conference rooms and executive facilities.

Food and Drinks

There is a wide variety of restaurants, pizzerias, fast food outlets, cafes, bars and coffee shops in both terminals, with many options open 24 hours a day.


Duty-free shops in Terminal 2, especially on the first floor. There are also souvenir stores, clothing, accessories, candies, perfumes, footwear, flowers, toys, handicrafts, jewelry, newspapers and magazines, books.


Left-luggage service from 3:00 am to 8:00 pm on the lower level of Terminal 2. The lost and found office is located in the public area of Terminal 2, on the ground floor, and operates between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm (Tel +55 21 3004 6050; e-mail: [email protected]).

Other Services

Pharmacies, drinking fountains, baby changing rooms, chapel, children's entertainment areas, lottery, travel agencies, spa, medical clinic.

Latest updates: March 25, 2024

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