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There are 7 ways to get from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer by bus, subway, taxi, car or towncar

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

Bus, Metrô Rio  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Aeroporto Internacional Tom Jobim - Terminal 2 to Vicente de Carvalho
  2. Take the Metrô Rio from Vicente de Carvalho to Flamengo L2

$3

6 alternative options

Line 2018 bus, line 110 bus  •  2h 13m

  1. Take the line 2018 bus from Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 1455 to Rua General Luis Mendes de Morais, próximo a Rodoviária Novo Rio 2018 / ...
  2. Take the line 110 bus from Rua Santo Cristo próximo ao Terminal Padre Henrique Otte to Avenida Borges De Medeiros próximo ao 3459 110

$5 - $6

Line 2018 bus, line 006 bus  •  2h 39m

  1. Take the line 2018 bus from Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 1455 to Brs 3 - Assembléia 2018
  2. Take the line 006 bus from Brs 1,4 - Gonçalves Dias to Rua Almirante Alexandrino próximo ao 5955 006

$5 - $7

Line 2145 bus, line 405 bus  •  3h 6m

  1. Take the line 2145 bus from Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 1455 to Brs 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, I - Cidade Nova 2145
  2. Take the line 405 bus from Brs 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, I - Cidade Nova to Rua Cosme Velho próximo ao 430 405 / ...

$12 - $27

Taxi  •  41m

  1. Take a taxi from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer 17.6 miles

$22 - $27

Drive  •  41m

  1. Drive from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer 17.6 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  41m

  1. Take an Uber from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer 17.6 miles

$11 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer is to bus and Metrô Rio which costs R$ 10 - R$ 12 and takes 1h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer is to taxi which costs R$ 80 - R$ 100 and takes 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer. However, there are services departing from Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 1455 and arriving at Avenida Borges De Medeiros próximo ao 3459 via Rua Santo Cristo próximo ao Terminal Padre Henrique Otte. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 13m.

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The distance between Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) and Christ the Redeemer is 16 km. The road distance is 28.2 km.

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The best way to get from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer without a car is to bus and Metrô Rio which takes 1h 58m and costs R$ 10 - R$ 12.

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It takes approximately 1h 58m to get from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer, including transfers.

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Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer bus services, operated by Fetranspor, depart from Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 1455 station.

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Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer bus services, operated by Fetranspor, arrive at Avenida Borges De Medeiros próximo ao 3459 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer is 28 km. It takes approximately 41m to drive from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer.

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There are 3630+ hotels available in Christ the Redeemer. Prices start at $32 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer.
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  • Distance: 10 miles
  • Duration: 1h 58m

What companies run services between Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG), Brazil and Christ the Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil?

You can take a bus from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer via Rua General Luis Mendes de Morais, próximo a Rodoviária Novo Rio, Rua Santo Cristo próximo ao Terminal Padre Henrique Otte, and Avenida Borges De Medeiros próximo ao 3459 in around 2h 13m.

Train operators
Bus operators
BRT Rio
Phone
0800 886 1000
Website
brtrio.com
Bus from Aeroporto Internacional Tom Jobim - Terminal 2 to Vicente de Carvalho
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
brtrio.com
Fetranspor
Website
fetranspor.com.br
Bus from Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 1455 to Rua General Luis Mendes de Morais, próximo a Rodoviária Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fetranspor.com.br
Executivo
$3 - $5
Bus from Rua Santo Cristo próximo ao Terminal Padre Henrique Otte to Avenida Borges De Medeiros próximo ao 3459
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
fetranspor.com.br
Urbano
$2
Bus from Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 1455 to Brs 3 - Assembléia
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fetranspor.com.br
Executivo
$3 - $5
Bus from Brs 1,4 - Gonçalves Dias to Rua Almirante Alexandrino próximo ao 5955
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
fetranspor.com.br
Urbano
$2
Bus from Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 1455 to Brs 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, I - Cidade Nova
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fetranspor.com.br
Executivo
$3 - $5
Bus from Brs 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, I - Cidade Nova to Rua Cosme Velho próximo ao 430
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
fetranspor.com.br
Urbano
$2
Other operators
Uber Rio De Janeiro
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$11 - $14
Select
$13 - $17
Black
$18 - $23
Taxi from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport (GIG) to Christ the Redeemer
Ave. Duration
41m
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Pontual Taxi Caxias
Phone
+55 21 2775-4430
Website
pontualtaxicaxias.com.br
Bella Taxi
Phone
+55 21 3062-2378
Website
facebook.com
Aguia Dourada
Phone
+55 21 2652-8609
Website
taxiaguiadourada.eev.com.br
Central Taxi
Phone
+55 21 2195-1000
Website
centraltaxi.com.br
Taxi Pontual
Phone
+55 21 2520-7696
Website
taxipontual.com
Coopataxi
Phone
+55 21 3288-4343
Website
coopataxi.com.br
Cooparioca
Phone
+55 21 2158-1818
Website
cooparioca.com.br
Scalla Taxi
Phone
+55 21 2656-6052
Website
scallataxi.com.br
Transcoopass
Phone
+55 21 2209-1555
Website
transcoopass.com.br
Transcoopass
Phone
+55 212209-1555
Website
transcoopass.com.br

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