Arriving in Destination

Aeroporto Antônio Carlos Jobim Most international flights arrive at this airport (also called Galeão), located 15km north of the city center. Premium Auto Ônibus operates buses approximately every 30 to 40 minutes to Flamengo, Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon and other neighborhoods (bus 2018; R$16). The trip takes one to two hours depending on traffic. Radio taxis charge a set fare of R$130 to Copacabana and Ipanema (45 to 90 minutes). Less-expensive metered yellow-and-blue comum (common) taxis cost between R$82 and R$100. Ride-sharing services cost around R$60. There's also shuttle service (R$25).