Select from 6 ways to get there

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 2 Metrô Rio, bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 2 Metrô Rio from Botafogo to Vicente de Carvalho 2
  2. Take the bus from Vicente de Carvalho to Aeroporto Internacional Tom Jobim - Terminal 2

Cheapest option

Line 2018 bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 2018 bus from Brs 1,2,3,I - Visconde De Ouro Preto to Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 290 2018

$1

5 alternative options

Line 472 bus, line 2018 bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 472 bus from Brs 2,3 - Nelson Mandela to Brs 1,2,3 - Santa Luzia 472 / ...
  2. Take the line 2018 bus from Brs 1,2,3 - Santa Luzia to Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 1455 2018

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Botafogo to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) 13.7 miles

$18 - $22

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Botafogo to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) 13.7 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  21 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Botafogo to Rio de Janeiro - Aeropuerto Galeão

$23

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Botafogo to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) 13.7 miles

$9 - $12

What companies run services between Botafogo, Brazil and Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG), Brazil?

Fetranspor operates a bus from Botafogo to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $1 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
BRT Rio
Phone
0800 886 1000
Website
brtrio.com
Bus from Vicente de Carvalho to Aeroporto Internacional Tom Jobim - Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
brtrio.com
Fetranspor
Website
fetranspor.com.br
Bus from Brs 1,2,3,I - Visconde De Ouro Preto to Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 290
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
fetranspor.com.br
Bus from Brs 2,3 - Nelson Mandela to Brs 1,2,3 - Santa Luzia
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
fetranspor.com.br
Bus from Brs 1,2,3 - Santa Luzia to Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 1455
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
fetranspor.com.br
In Búzios
Phone
+55 22 2623-6033
Email
reservas@inbuzios.com.br
Website
inbuzios.com.br
Shuttle from Botafogo to Rio de Janeiro - Aeropuerto Galeão
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
inbuzios.com
Book at
centralbuzios.com
Other operators
Uber Rio de Janeiro
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Botafogo to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$9 - $12
UberSELECT
$11 - $14
UberBLACK
$13 - $17
Taxi from Botafogo to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Transcoopass
Phone
+55 212209-1555
Website
transcoopass.com.br
Central Coop RJ
Phone
+55 21 3878-8880
Website
centralcooprj.com
Cooparioca
Phone
+55 21 2158-1818
Website
cooparioca.com.br
Central Coop RJ
Phone
+55 21 3878-8880
Website
centralcooprj.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Botafogo and Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) is 17 km. The road distance is 22 km.

The cheapest way to get from Botafogo to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) is to line 2018 bus which costs R$ 4 and takes 2 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Botafogo to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs R$ 65 - R$ 80.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brs 1,2,3,I - Visconde De Ouro Preto and arriving at Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 290. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Botafogo to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG), including transfers.

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