São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport (GRU)

The São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport - Governor André Franco Montoro (IATA code: GRU, ICAO code: SBGR) is also known as Cumbica International Airport and is one of the four airports serving the city of São Paulo in Brazil, located in the municipality of Guarulhos, 22 kilometers northeast of downtown São Paulo.

Contact Information

IATA code: GRU
Address: Rod. Hélio Smidt, s/nº - Cumbica, Guarulhos - SP, 07190-100, Brazil
Phone: (11) 2445-2945
Website: gru.com.br

Flight departures and arrivals

Flight departures from São Paulo-Guarulhos Airport

Flight arrivals at São Paulo-Guarulhos Airport


The trip to downtown Sao Paulo is approximately 45 minutes, depending on traffic. One of the alternatives is to take the buses that connect not only to the center but also to the airport of Congonhas. If you want something more comfortable, you can buy tickets to travel in the VIP buses, in the arrival area, or opt for the minibuses that travel to the city center.
The bus is taken within the same airport and the value of the ticket is R$ 35,00 (Brazilian Real) to travel to the Airport of Sao Paulo Congonhas


05:30 – 06:00 – 06:30 – 07:00 – 07:30
08:00 – 08:30 – 09:00 – 09:30 – 10:10
10:50 – 11:30 – 12:00 – 12:30 – 13:00
13:30 – 14:00 – 14:30 – 15:00 – 15:30
16:00 – 16:30 – 17:00 – 17:30 – 18:00
18:30 – 19:00 – 19:40 – 20:20 – 20:50
21:20 – 21:50

Ticket sales are within the airport: Airport Bus Service Shop. Location: Rodovia Hélio Smidt, Cumbica - Guarulhos / SP - Lojas nos Terminais 1, 2 e 4 - Guarulhos.

Buses at the International Airport of São Paulo-Guarulhos

The closest metro station to the airport is Tietê (line 1 - blue). There the passenger must use a bus to get to the airport.
Other stations that have direct connection with the buses to the airport are.

Barra Funda (line 3- red)
  Republic (line 3- red)
  Tattoo (line 3- red)

Subway at São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport

The International Airport of São Paulo - Guarulhos offers you the company Guarucoop, which provides taxi service. This company has bilingual drivers and receptionists. It also offers you more than 650 cars, all of them with air conditioning, and available 24 hours a day.
For more information, call +55 (11) 2440- 7070.
Air Taxi
Another option to leave the São Paulo - Guarulhos International Airport is to hire the air cab service.
One of the companies that offers this option is Líder Táxi- Aéreo and Riana Táxi- Aéreo, which are located in the Passenger Terminal.

Taxis at the São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport

In both terminals there are counters of important companies such as United, Budget, Avis, Hertz, Interlocadora and Localiza.

Car rental at São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airpo

Luggage Custody

The International Airport of São Paulo-Guarulhos has a luggage storage service, so that you can travel in its facilities with the greatest comfort possible. These are located in Terminal 2, East and West landing on the 0 floor, as well as in Terminal 3 on the same floor.

 Contact us:

From the time you leave until 12 pm, after that time, the value is charged again:
Small suitcase = up to 40 cm = R$ 30,00
Medium suitcase = up to 50 cm = R$ 35,00
Large suitcase = up to 80 cm = R$ 40,00

Telephone numbers:

Terminal 2 - West Disembarkation: +55 (11)2445-2501
Terminal 2 - Eastern Disembarkation: +55 (11)2445-4396
Terminal 3 - Disembarkation: +55 (11) 2445-7667

Airport installations

The International Airport of São Paulo/Guarulhos - Governor André Franco Montoso, is located at a distance of approximately 22 kms. to the northeast of the inside of the city, in the municipality of Guarulhos and is one of the most important of the 4 that serve São Paulo. Each year it is used by more than 19 million passengers and is the second largest in Latin America.

The airport has 2 runways and is usually closed in the early morning hours due to constant fog. The airport has two passenger terminals (both in the same building) and 5 cargo terminals, and there is a project for the construction of a third terminal that will bring its capacity to 30 million passengers per year.

The airport has a financial center that includes several currency exchange offices, bank branches and ATMs, as well as a post office in T1. The two airport terminals have gift and souvenir stores and several free stores, newsstands and tobacco stores. In both terminals you will also find pharmacies and first aid centers, cafeterias, restaurants and bars. The airport offers passengers several tourist and general information desks. In the first case you will find them in both terminals, in the arrival area, while the general information counters belong to Infraero.


Inside the airport there are several parking spaces, both indoor and outdoor, for short and long stays. All of them have spaces reserved for disabled people.

Parking at São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport

The airport has the accommodation service of the Hotel Fast Sleep Guarulhos, which is open 24 hours a day and is located in Terminal 2. For more information, please call +55(11)24454873  or visit the hotel gru.com.br website

Hotels at São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport

Within the facilities of the São Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport, there are special rooms that offer different services for people who wish to rest between flights or simply want to escape from the hustle and bustle of the trip.

VIP Lounge: Mastercard Black clients who board international flights from Guarulhos Airport have access to the Mastercard Black VIP lounge, divided into three areas: children's area, workstations and gourmet space.

Location: Terminal 3.
Web: VIP Lounge

Airports around Sao Paulo Guarulhos (GRU)

Rome Ciampino Airport (29 km)
Perugia Airport (146 km)
Pescara Airport (175 km)
Elba Island Airport (196 km)
Naples Airport (199 km)

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