Sao Paulo-Guarulhos International Guide
- Full name: Governador André Franco Montoro International Airport
- Location: The airport is located 16 miles (26km) northeast of Sao Paulo.
- Time: GMT -3 (GMT -2 between the last Sunday in October and the third Sunday in February)
Tel: +55 (0)11 6445 2945.
- Transfer to the City:
EMTU buses depart GRU Airport, bound to Congonhas Airport, Praça da República, Tietê Bus Terminal and Barra Funda, Itaim Bibi, Circuit Paulista, and Brooklin Novo. The nearest metro station to the airport is Tietê. There the passenger must use a bus to get to the airport. There is an airport shuttle bus which drops off at the main hotels.
- Car rental:
Car hire companies include Avis and Hertz.
There are a number of bars, restaurants and shops at the airport. There are banks, currency exchange bureaux and ATMs. There is duty-free shopping before customs for Arrivals, tourist information desks, as well as business facilities and conference rooms in nearby hotels.
Parking is available at a variety of different parking buildings around the terminals, including standard and premium parking options.
- Departure tax: US$12 to US$40 depending on category, but this is often included in the airline ticket price
- Website: www.gru.com.br