Santa Genoveva - Goiânia International Airport
In the state of Goias, Santa Genoveve International Airport also known as Gioana International Airport is the largest state airport serving cabotage flights for all the major destinations in Brazil. Only in 2010, around 2.35 million passengers had landed at the airport. Its services besides others include Gol Transportes Aereos Condor and other low-budget airlines making it one of the heaviest traffic airports in the world.
The airport was opened in 1955, in the northeastern city of Goiania, 8 km (5 miles) from downtown and has only 1 terminal. It is connected to the city with the buses and taxis. Even the Parades of autobuses 280 and 255 are located just 700 meters away from the airport and can reach the center in 40 minutes.
The Santa Genoveve International Airport has many facilities for the convenience of the passengers. It has car rental desks from the most recognized companies such as Avis, Localiza, LocarAlpha, Nations, and Reference Rent a Car, for renting a car. In the airport itself, there are ATM cash machines, money exchange, VIP lounge, public telephones, Wi-Fi, and post office etc.
Besides there are many eating joints for the passengers like food court having fast food counters, oriental cuisine to the likes of all, cafes and bars. There are also many shops providing leisure activities as well as the essential items like cigarettes, books, souvenirs, newspapers etc for the passengers. There are travel agents and other services like lottery, pharmacy, and information secretary for any information you would like to seek. In case of the loss or damage to any of your luggage, a passenger can seek assistance from the airline counter or at general information booths.
For the passengers requiring special attention and care, prior coordination is required with your travel agencies and airline. The parking facility is just opposite to the main building having capacity of 450 vehicles with different sections for long and short stays with adequate spaces reserved for the disabled also. What’s more Airport Hotel (Aeroporto de Goiânia) is located just opposite to the main building of Santa Genoveve International Airport. For more information, you can visit the official website: www.infraero.gov.br