Vip Lounges at Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport (GIG)
Which are the Vip lounges at Rio de Janeiro Galeão Airport (GIG) and how to access:
American Airlines Admirals Club - In the south pier of the third floor. Open from 3:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Wi-Fi, computers, showers, TV, children's area, bar. Access: with American Airlines Admirals Club or Alaska Airlines Board Room membership, first and business class passengers from American Airlines and Oneworld airlines, Emerald and Sapphire members, or by paying at the door (USD59.00).
GOL Premium Lounge - Second floor, across from gates B36 and B37 (domestic flights), and third floor (international flights). Open from 6:00 am to 2:00 am. Maximum stay: 4 hours. Air conditioning, drinks, TV, refreshments, showers, newspapers and magazines, telephones, Wi-Fi. Access: with Priority Pass, Lounge Club, DragonPass or Diners Club membership, through online booking or by paying at the door (USD50.00).
Plaza Premium Lounge - Lounges located on the mezzanine floor (6:00 am to 10:00 pm) and the third floor (3:00 am to 2:00 am) of the terminal, and on the first floor of the multi-storey car park (6:00 am to 10:00 pm). The maximum stay is 3 hours. Air conditioning, beverages, Wi-Fi, TV, snacks, showers, newspapers, magazines. Access: with Priority Pass, Lounge Club, DragonPass or Diners Club membership, through online booking or by paying at the door (USD49.00).
Star Alliance Lounge - Level 3, open around the clock. Refreshments, telephones, Wi-Fi, premium food, showers, newspapers and magazines, TV, computers, drinks, printers. Access: first and business class passengers from Star Alliance airlines, Star Alliance Gold passengers, United Club and Air Canada Maple Leaf Club members.
Facilities and other services
The airport has a bank (6:00 am to 10:00 pm), ATMs, currency exchange bureaus (6:00 am to 10:00 pm), post office, VIP lounges, mobile phone services, plugs for electric devices, public telephones and free Wi-Fi access for 60 minutes. The Hotel Linx, situated next to Terminal 1, provides conference rooms and business facilities.
Food and Drinks- There is a wide variety of restaurants, pizza stores, fast food outlets, coffee shops, bars and confectioneries in both terminals, with numerous options open 24 hours a day.
Shopping- Duty-free shops in Terminal 2, especially on the first floor. There are also stores selling souvenirs, clothing, accessories, sweets, perfumes, footwear, flowers, toys, handicrafts, jewellery, newspapers and magazines, books.
Baggage- Left luggage service from 6:00 am to 10:00 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 Mondays through Fridays between 9:00 am and 10:00 pm and weekends from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (Tel +55 21 3398 2013).
Other Services- Pharmacies, drinking fountains, baby changing rooms, chapel, children's playgrounds, lottery, travel agencies, spa, medical clinic.