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CGH Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: CGH / SBSP
Airport Names:
  1. São Paulo/Congonhas Airport
  2. Aeroporto de São Paulo/Congonhas
Location: São Paulo, Brazil
GPS Coordinates: 23°37'33"S by 46°39'23"W
Area Served: São Paulo
Operator/Owner: Infraero
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 2,631 feet (802 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about São Paulo/Congonhas Airport (CGH):

  • Congonhas has slot restrictions operating with a maximum of 30 operations/hour, being one of the three airports with such restrictions in Brazil.
  • In 2012 the airport was ranked 3rd in terms of transported passengers, 2nd in terms of aircraft operations, and 6th in terms of cargo handled in Brazil, placing it amongst the busiest airports in the country.
  • On 31 August 2009, Infraero unveiled a BRL164.7 million investment plan to up-grade Congonhas Airport focusing on the preparations for the 2014 FIFA World Cup which will be held in Brazil, São Paulo being one of the venue cities.
  • The closest airport to São Paulo/Congonhas Airport (CGH) is São Paulo/Guarulhos–Governador André Franco Montoro International Airport (GRU), which is located only 18 miles (28 kilometers) NE of CGH.
  • Azul Brazilian Airlines offers for its passengers free bus transfers between Congonhas and Campinas-Viracopos International Airport at regular times.
  • In addition to being known as "São Paulo/Congonhas Airport", another name for CGH is "Aeroporto de São Paulo/Congonhas".
  • The largest aircraft now operating at Congonhas are the Airbus A320, the Boeing 737-800 and the Fokker 100.
  • São Paulo/Congonhas Airport handled 17,119,530 passengers last year.
  • São Paulo/Congonhas Airport (CGH) has 2 runways.
  • The airport is located 8 km from downtown São Paulo, at Washington Luís Avenue, in the district of Campo Belo.
  • The furthest airport from São Paulo/Congonhas Airport (CGH) is Minami-Daito Airport (MMD), which is nearly antipodal to São Paulo/Congonhas Airport (meaning São Paulo/Congonhas Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Minami-Daito Airport), and is located 12,235 miles (19,691 kilometers) away in Minami Daito, Okinawa, Japan.

Map of Nearest Airports from São Paulo/Congonhas Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from São Paulo/Congonhas Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
117.56 miles (28.25 km) NESão Paulo/Guarulhos–Governador André Franco Montoro International Airport (GRU)Guarulhos (near São Paulo), São Paulo (state), BrazilView São Paulo/Guarulhos–Governador André Franco Montoro International Airport on a map Set GRU as destination Airport Get more information about São Paulo/Guarulhos–Governador André Franco Montoro International Airport
252.44 miles (84.40 km) NWViracopos–Campinas International Airport (VCP)Campinas, São Paulo State, BrazilView Viracopos–Campinas International Airport on a map Set VCP as destination Airport Get more information about Viracopos–Campinas International Airport
353.49 miles (86.08 km) WBertram Luiz Leupolz State Airport (SOD)Sorocaba, São Paulo, BrazilView Bertram Luiz Leupolz State Airport on a map Set SOD as destination Airport Get more information about Bertram Luiz Leupolz State Airport
456.85 miles (91.49 km) ENESão José dos Campos-Professor Urbano Ernesto Stumpf Airport (SJK)São José dos Campos, BrazilView São José dos Campos-Professor Urbano Ernesto Stumpf Airport on a map Set SJK as destination Airport Get more information about São José dos Campos-Professor Urbano Ernesto Stumpf Airport
560.25 miles (96.96 km) NNWCampo dos Amarais State Airport (CPQ)Campinas, São Paulo, BrazilView Campo dos Amarais State Airport on a map Set CPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Campo dos Amarais State Airport
6144.66 miles (232.81 km) NNWMário Pereira Lopes State Airport (QSC)São Carlos, São Paulo, BrazilView Mário Pereira Lopes State Airport on a map Set QSC as destination Airport Get more information about Mário Pereira Lopes State Airport
7157.43 miles (253.36 km) NWBartolomeu de Gusmão State Airport (AQA)Araraquara, São Paulo, BrazilView Bartolomeu de Gusmão State Airport on a map Set AQA as destination Airport Get more information about Bartolomeu de Gusmão State Airport
8159.71 miles (257.02 km) NNEMajor-Brigadeiro Trompowsky Airport (VAG)Varginha, Minas Gerais, BrazilView Major-Brigadeiro Trompowsky Airport on a map Set VAG as destination Airport Get more information about Major-Brigadeiro Trompowsky Airport
9176.37 miles (283.84 km) WNWBauru State Airport (BAU)Bauru, São Paulo, BrazilView Bauru State Airport on a map Set BAU as destination Airport Get more information about Bauru State Airport
10186.32 miles (299.84 km) NNWDr. Leite Lopes State Airport (RAO)Ribeirão Preto, São Paulo, BrazilView Dr. Leite Lopes State Airport on a map Set RAO as destination Airport Get more information about Dr. Leite Lopes State Airport
11192.48 miles (309.77 km) ENESanta Cruz Air Force Base (SNZ)Santa Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilView Santa Cruz Air Force Base on a map Set SNZ as destination Airport Get more information about Santa Cruz Air Force Base
12200.77 miles (323.10 km) WAvelino Vieira Airport (AAG)Arapoti, Paraná, BrazilView Avelino Vieira Airport on a map Set AAG as destination Airport Get more information about Avelino Vieira Airport
13203.28 miles (327.15 km) SWBacacheri Airport (BFH)Curitiba, Paraná, BrazilView Bacacheri Airport on a map Set BFH as destination Airport Get more information about Bacacheri Airport
14205.85 miles (331.28 km) SWAfonso Pena International Airport (CWB)Curitiba, Paraná, BrazilView Afonso Pena International Airport on a map Set CWB as destination Airport Get more information about Afonso Pena International Airport
15214.84 miles (345.75 km) NNWTen. Lund Presetto State Airport (FRC)Franca, São Paulo, BrazilView Ten. Lund Presetto State Airport on a map Set FRC as destination Airport Get more information about Ten. Lund Presetto State Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from São Paulo/Congonhas Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from São Paulo/Congonhas Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,235.37 miles (19,690.87 km) NEMinami-Daito Airport (MMD)Minami Daito, Okinawa, JapanView Minami-Daito Airport on a map Set MMD as destination Airport Get more information about Minami-Daito Airport
212,232.68 miles (19,686.54 km) NEKitadaito Airport (KTD)Kitadaito, Okinawa Prefecture, JapanView Kitadaito Airport on a map Set KTD as destination Airport Get more information about Kitadaito Airport
312,049.23 miles (19,391.31 km) NNEKikai Airport (KKX)Kikaiga Shima, Kikai-Shima Island, JapanView Kikai Airport on a map Set KKX as destination Airport Get more information about Kikai Airport
412,040.23 miles (19,376.82 km) ENEKadena Air Base 嘉手納飛行場 Kadena Hikōjō (DNA)Okinawa Prefecture, JapanView Kadena Air Base 嘉手納飛行場 Kadena Hikōjō on a map Set DNA as destination Airport Get more information about Kadena Air Base 嘉手納飛行場 Kadena Hikōjō
512,038.10 miles (19,373.40 km) ENENaha Airport (OKA)Okinawa, JapanView Naha Airport on a map Set OKA as destination Airport Get more information about Naha Airport
612,035.58 miles (19,369.34 km) NNEAmami Airport (ASJ)Amami Island, JapanView Amami Airport on a map Set ASJ as destination Airport Get more information about Amami Airport
712,028.83 miles (19,358.48 km) ENEIejima Airport (IEJ)Iejima, JapanView Iejima Airport on a map Set IEJ as destination Airport Get more information about Iejima Airport
812,018.98 miles (19,342.63 km) ENEKerama Airport (KJP)Kerama Islands, Okinawa, JapanView Kerama Airport on a map Set KJP as destination Airport Get more information about Kerama Airport
912,003.50 miles (19,317.72 km) ENEAguni Airport (AGJ)Aguni, JapanView Aguni Airport on a map Set AGJ as destination Airport Get more information about Aguni Airport
1011,941.45 miles (19,217.85 km) NNEYakushima Airport (KUM)Yakushima, Kagoshima Prefecture, JapanView Yakushima Airport on a map Set KUM as destination Airport Get more information about Yakushima Airport
1111,927.62 miles (19,195.60 km) WCentral Field (Iwo Jima)Motoyama No. 2Airfield No. 2 (IWO)Iwo Jima, Bonin Islands, JapanView Central Field (Iwo Jima)Motoyama No. 2Airfield No. 2 on a map Set IWO as destination Airport Get more information about Central Field (Iwo Jima)Motoyama No. 2Airfield No. 2
1211,923.41 miles (19,188.82 km) EMiyako Airport (MMY)Miyakojima, Okinawa, JapanView Miyako Airport on a map Set MMY as destination Airport Get more information about Miyako Airport
1311,913.67 miles (19,173.15 km) EShimojishima Airport (SHI)Shimojishima, JapanView Shimojishima Airport on a map Set SHI as destination Airport Get more information about Shimojishima Airport
1411,856.74 miles (19,081.53 km) EIshigaki Airport (ISG)Ishigaki, Okinawa Prefecture, JapanView Ishigaki Airport on a map Set ISG as destination Airport Get more information about Ishigaki Airport
1511,855.08 miles (19,078.86 km) NMiyazaki Airport (KMI)Miyazaki, Miyazaki Prefecture, JapanView Miyazaki Airport on a map Set KMI as destination Airport Get more information about Miyazaki Airport