GOL resumes its flights to Argentina in December 2021
The departures will take place from December 19 from Guarulhos, RIOgaleao and Florianópolis
With the announcement of the opening of Argentina's borders to Brazilians, GOL Lineas Aereas, the country's largest national airline, announces the return of its operations to Buenos Aires for December 19, 2021. For a gradual international recovery and Consciously, GOL relies on the advancement of vaccination against Covid-19 in Brazil and on the improvement of favorable conditions, such as greater control of the epidemic in the destination country and the recovery of tourist activity.
GOL's operations in the neighboring country are concentrated from the Argentine capital, with takeoffs and landings at the central airport of Aeroparque (AEP), whose privileged location, close to the city center, favors the Client's access to the main tourist destinations , hoteliers and businesses in Buenos Aires.
GOL resumes its flights to Argentina, initially, through its hubs in São Paulo / Guarulhos (GRU) and Rio de Janeiro / RIOgaleão (GIG) - in addition, it will also offer departures from Florianópolis (FLN), Santa Catarina, all bound for Aeroparque. The flights will be operated with the latest generation Boeing 737-800 jet, with capacity for 176 passengers on international routes.
From RIOgaleão and Guarulhos, GOL will have daily flights to Buenos Aires from 12/19. Flight schedules are planned to allow Customers from other Brazilian destinations served by the Company to make quick connections with the neighboring country. In the São Paulo hub, the Company's international operations will be concentrated in Terminal 3. To serve Santa Catarina and Argentines who wish to visit the region's coast, there will be 2 weekly GOL flights from Florianópolis to Buenos Aires, also to as of 12/19.
GOL's association with Aerolineas Argentinas will allow Brazilian and Argentine customers to enjoy extensive connectivity both within Argentina and in Brazil, through the operations of both companies in the Guarulhos, RIOgaleão and Aeroparque hubs, an advantage that only GOL and Airlines can offer in Brazil. -Argentine runner. This agreement benefits, for example, access to destinations highly sought after by Brazilians, such as Córdoba, Mendoza, Rosario and Bariloche from Buenos Aires.
In an international recovery guided by the balance between capacity and demand, the Company relies on the strictest Security protocols to contain the contagion by the coronavirus on board and at the airports where it has operations. These are measures to ensure the health and well-being of all customers, employees, and partners.
“GOL operates flights to Buenos Aires since December 2004, that is, at the end of 2021 it has completed 17 years of activities, which were temporarily suspended during the pandemic and are now returning to normal. With great satisfaction we announce the return of the flights to the Buenos Aires capital from December 19, since it is a route acclaimed by Brazilians and of vital importance for passenger access to different places in Argentina and Brazil ”, says Randall Sáenz Agüero, Director of Alliances, International and Distribution of GOL.
The resumption of GOL flights to Buenos Aires (12/19) follows the restart of the Company's international departures to Montevideo (from Guarulhos, on 11/3), Cancun (departure from Brasilia, on 11/12) and Punta Cana (also in Guarulhos, on 11/13).
Customers looking for more comfort, more miles and more luggage can choose to fly in the GOL Premium Economy class, awarded in 2020 by Tripadvisor's Traveller's Choice as the best premium economy in Latin America, which offers several exclusive benefits: free middle seat, providing more comfort and privacy; greater accumulation of miles in the Smiles program, so that the Client travels more; free and priority luggage, with the right to carry two suitcases of up to 23 kg each for free; exclusive compartment for hand luggage; and priority check-in and boarding: more convenience and comfort at all times during the trip.