- If you are traveling to Rio, this is the airport you are going to land at, ubers pick at GIG, here are some facts you need to know.
- KEY POINT: Ubers in Rio like most Brazilian cities are like 30% cheaper than taxis who tend to overcharge unsuspecting tourists or tamper with meters.
After requesting for a cab, head to the departure floors that are on terminal 1 and 2. There are 3 designated pickup points within GIG.
Pick up points
- Outside Gate B on terminal 1
- Between Gate B and C outside terminal 2
- Outside hotel Linx
Types of ubers you can request
- Juntos- shared ubers
- Uber X
- Distance from GIG to CBD- 19 kilometers
- Time- 40 minutes on average
- Prices: Fares are not constant but you calculate the estimated price using uber's price estimator.