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Hire a Car at Rio de Janeiro/Galeão International Airport with Rhino Car Hire

Discover the captivating allure of Rio de Janeiro with the utmost convenience by hiring a car from Rio de Janeiro Airport through Rhinocarhire. As your gateway to the vibrant rhythms and breathtaking landscapes of this iconic city, Rio de Janeiro Airport serves as the perfect starting point for your Brazilian odyssey. Rhinocarhire provides a diverse selection of vehicles to meet your specific needs, whether you're drawn to the bustling streets of downtown Rio, the serene beauty of the Tijuca Forest, or the iconic stretches of sand at Ipanema and Copacabana beaches. Our commitment to providing a seamless car hire experience ensures that you can immerse yourself in the wonders of Rio de Janeiro from the moment you arrive, with the freedom to explore this magnificent city and its surroundings at your own pace and in complete comfort.

Begin your adventure in Brazil's exhilarating Rio de Janeiro with a rental car from Rhino Car Hire, conveniently available at Galeão International Airport. Navigate the city's dynamic streets, explore its rich cultural landscape, and venture out to discover the stunning beaches and iconic landmarks of the city and its surroundings.

Advantages of Hiring a Car with Rhino Car Hire

  • Diverse Fleet: Choose from a wide selection of vehicles, from economical compact cars perfect for squeezing through lively city streets to luxurious SUVs ideal for comfortable explorations along the coast.
  • Transparent Pricing: Enjoy straightforward, competitive pricing with no hidden fees. Rhino Car Hire offers a transparent rental experience from start to finish.
  • 24/7 Customer Support: Benefit from around-the-clock customer service, ready to assist you anytime during your rental.
  • Convenient Location: Pick up your vehicle directly at Galeão International Airport, immediately after you land, making it easy to start your Rio journey without delay.

Booking Early

Booking your car rental in advance with Rhino Car Hire at Galeão International Airport offers several benefits:

  • Best Selection: Early booking secures the perfect vehicle for your travel needs.
  • More Affordable Rates: Take advantage of lower rates available for early bookings.
  • Peace of Mind: Settle your travel arrangements early, leaving more time to plan your visit and explore the diverse attractions of Rio de Janeiro and beyond.

Benefits of Renting A Car From Rio de Janeiro Airport:

  1. Strategic Start Point: Rio's airport provides easy access to the city's famous landmarks and the broader state of Rio de Janeiro.
  2. Samba in the City: Being in Rio means the renowned beaches, landmarks, and festivals are just a short drive away.
  3. Main Exit Routes: From GIG, seamlessly join the Av. Vinte de Janeiro, leading straight into the heart of Rio de Janeiro city.
  4. Road Quality: Rio has a mix of modern highways and smaller roads. While main roads are in good condition, some local streets may pose challenges.
  5. Tolls: There are toll roads when venturing outside Rio, especially towards popular coastal towns. Keep some cash handy for these payments.
  6. Traffic Insights: Rio's traffic can be notoriously congested. Stay alert and avoid peak times if possible.
  7. Navigation: Rio's landscape, surrounded by mountains and the sea, can be tricky. Opt for an in-car GPS or reliable mobile mapping apps.
  8. Parking: Consider utilizing paid parking garages in Rio, especially if staying overnight, to ensure vehicle security.
  9. Pedestrian Caution: The lively nature of Rio means pedestrians are aplenty. Always yield to pedestrians and observe zebra crossings.

With a car at your disposal, the rhythmic beats, breathtaking landscapes, and vibrant culture of Rio de Janeiro await your exploration. 

Contact and FAQs

For more information or to book your car, refer to our FAQ section or contact Rhino Car Hire:

  • Email: info@rhinocarhire.com
  • Phone: +44(0)345 508 9845
  • Social Media: Connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, or X for updates and special offers.

Current Rental Rates at Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Int. Airport

Volkswagen Up

4 Adults, 3 Doors

From 24.74 EUR/day
Volkswagen Up

7 Days rental at 173.23 EUR from 21/07/2024

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  Manual |

Renault Kwid

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 24.75 EUR/day
Renault Kwid

7 Days rental at 173.30 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Manual |

Fiat Uno

5 Adults, 3 Doors

From 25.48 EUR/day
Fiat Uno

7 Days rental at 178.40 EUR from 21/07/2024

  2 |
  Manual |
Renting a car from Galeão International Airport allows you to fully experience Rio de Janeiro’s vibrant environment and attractions:

Key Highlights for Car Hire at Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Int. Airport: Making the Most of Your Journey.

  • The airport is named after the Brazilian musician Antonio Carlos Jobim.
  • Iconic Landmarks Access: Drive directly from the airport to must-see attractions like Christ the Redeemer and Sugarloaf Mountain, avoiding the crowds and schedules of public transport.
  • Beach Hopping at Ease: Explore the world-famous beaches of Copacabana, Ipanema, and Leblon, enjoying the freedom to hop from one sandy shore to another in your own vehicle.
  • Scenic Coastal Drives: Experience the breathtaking beauty of Rio's coastline with scenic drives, discovering hidden coves and panoramic viewpoints at your leisure.
  • Cultural Immersion: Navigate through the city's vibrant neighborhoods, visiting cultural hotspots such as Santa Teresa and Lapa to experience Rio's lively music and art scene.
  • Gateway to Greater Rio: Use your hire car to venture beyond the city limits, exploring natural wonders like the Tijuca National Park or the charming town of Petrópolis, all within a short drive.


Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Int. Airport - Popular Destinations

  • Downtown Rio 
  • Petropolis - Visit the summer retreat of Brazil's last emperor
  • Búzios - Famous for its boutique shops, beautiful beaches, and vibrant nightlife.
  • Ilha Grande - Perfect for a getaway with pristine rainforests and untouched beaches.
  • Paraty - Explore this picturesque colonial town known for its cobblestone streets and colorful architecture.

Our Most Popular Rated Local Car Rental Suppliers from Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Int. Airport

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No.3: ALAMO,
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Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Int. Airport car hire information

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  • € 173.18
    Average price:
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  • € 24.74
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    Most popular model:
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  • 50
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Average prices per day for car hire at Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Int. Airport

January€ 51
February€ 52
March€ 39
April€ 39
May€ 38
June€ 44
July€ 40
August€ 35
September€ 33
October€ 32
November€ 34
December€ 39
January€ 27
February€ 29
March€ 23
April€ 23
May€ 23
June€ 26
July€ 27
August€ 23
September€ 21
October€ 21
November€ 22
December€ 26
January€ 61
February€ 60
March€ 48
April€ 49
May€ 45
June€ 57
July€ 61
August€ 47
September€ 51
October€ 37
November€ 40
December€ 52
January€ 60
February€ 57
March€ 45
April€ 45
May€ 47
June€ 67
July€ 50
August€ 40
September€ 39
October€ 40
November€ 41
December€ 47
January€ 67
February€ 160
March€ 98
April€ 74
May€ 161
June€ 120
July€ 112
August€ 123
September€ 116
October€ 69
November€ 130
December€ 123
January€ 32
February€ 32
March€ 31
April€ 30
May€ 28
June€ 34
July€ 32
August€ 26
September€ 24
October€ 33
November€ 28
December€ 29
January€ 75
February€ 123
March€ 82
April€ 89
May€ 96
June€ 95
July€ 80
August€ 60
September€ 55
October€ 68
November€ 53
December€ 76
January€ 73
February€ 64
March€ 48
April€ 46
May€ 41
June€ 43
July€ 44
August€ 33
September€ 33
October€ 37
November€ 36
December€ 51

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FAQs about car hire at Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Int. Airport

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Don’t Delay Book Your Car Rental from Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Int. Airport Today

Renting a car with Rhino Car Hire at Galeão International Airport is straightforward:

  1. Booking: Reserve your car online, via email, or by phone. It's recommended to book in advance for the best rates and selection.
  2. Pick-Up: Upon arrival at Galeão International Airport, head to the Rhino Car Hire location with your reservation details, a valid driver's license, and a credit card.
  3. Vehicle Inspection: Review the rental agreement and inspect the vehicle with an agent. Any existing damage will be documented.
  4. Enjoy Your Journey: Start exploring Rio de Janeiro and its stunning surroundings at your leisure.
  5. Return: Return the car to the specified Rhino location for a final inspection.
Unlock the magic of Rio – Book your Galeão airport car rental with Rhino today!

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