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Baggage Policy

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GOL Airlines has a different baggage policy for carry-on and checked baggage.

Equipaje de Mano

GOL airlines baggage includes a free carry-on bag with a maximum weight of up to 10kg (22lbs), as well as a personal item, such as a laptop and bag or a duty-free shopping bag.

Dimensions for the free carry-on bag are 35 x 25 x 55cm. 

Equipaje Facturado

Checked baggage should not exceed more than 23kgs (51 lbs) and cannot exceed the dimensions of50 cm x 28 cm x 80 cm (20" x 11"x 31")

If the checked baggage allowance isn't sufficient, passengers can purchase checked baggage at an additional cost to their flight.

Cabin Classes

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GOL Airlines officially has 2 cabin classes — Economy and Premium Economy Class.

Clase Económica

Economy Class Facilities

Depending on the length and destination of your flight, the airline offers a variety of menu choices to make your trip even more enjoyable. This includes complimentary beverages on all flights and meals or light meals on international flights. On flights classed as medium to long-distance, the airline also provides comfort items like blankets, pillows and dental kits.

What are Economy Class Seats Like?

Economy offers comfortable new seating. Economy Class seats are set out in a 3 x 3 formation and give 30–32" of seat pitch and 17" of width. 

Economia Premium

From check-in to disembarkation, Premium Economy brings convenience and exclusive benefits on international flights.

Premium Economy Facilities

Passengers are given priority check-in and boarding, a larger baggage allowance, access to airport lounges, a comfort kit, free flight changes and more.

Onboard, Premium Economy passengers will have reserved baggage compartments and will receive a blanket, pillow and a personal toiletries kit. They'll also receive a welcome drink and enjoy an exclusive complimentary menu with hot meals and snacks, in addition to wines and other beverage options.

What Are Premium Economy Seats Like?

When flying Premium Economy, passengers will enjoy comfort and privacy. Seats recline 50% more are either set out in a 2 x 2 formation or a 3 x 3 formation, with the middle seat left vacant.

Check-in

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GOL Airlines has a different check-in opening and closing times depending on whether your flight is domestic or international, as well as your method of check-in.

Web Check-in

Online check-in is available through the GOL check-in online page. Passengers just need to enter the relevant flight information to check in. Online check-in times are as follows: 

Domestic Flights: Check-in opens 48 hours before flight departure time and closes 45 minutes before flight departure time.

International Flights (excl. the USA): Check-in is 48 hours before flight departure time and closes 75 minutes before flight departure time.

International Flights to the USA: Check-in opens 24 hours before flight departure time and closes 60 minutes before flight departure time.

Check-in en el aeropuerto

Passengers can check in at the airport by visiting one of the airport check-in desks or a self-service kiosk with the relevant travel documents. Airport check-in times are as follows: 

Domestic Flights: Check-in opens 48 hours before flight departure time and closes 40 minutes before flight departure time.

International Flights(excl. USA): Check-in is 48 hours before flight departure time and closes 60 minutes before flight departure time.

International Flights to the USA: Check-in opens 24 hours before flight departure time and closes 60 minutes before flight departure time.

Frequent Flyer Programme

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GOL Airline's Frequent Flyer Club is called SMILES.

SMILES

GOL's frequent flyer program, Smiles allows passengers to earn and redeem points on GOL Airlines and all of its associated airlines. Passengers can earn Smiles points and redeem them to pay for flights and flight upgrades on the following airlines:

Passengers can also earn and use smiles points through a co-branded credit card and on other companies that are part of the Smiles loyalty program, such as Uber, hotel companies, car rental companies and more. 

Alianza de aerolíneas

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Gol Transportes Aéreos isn't part of any airline alliance. However, it does have codeshare agreements with the following airlines:

Special Services

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All information on flying with a service animal, pet, or emotional support animal is provided by Alternative Airlines. Thinking of flying with either a service animal, pet, or an emotional support animal, see all information and advice by Alternative Airlines about taking an animal on a plane.

Entretenimiento en vuelo

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Passengers can enjoy in-flight entertainment on their own personal electronic devices by connecting to the airline's WIFI network, GOL Online, and choosing from a range of free entertainment. 

GOL's in-flight entertainment allows passengers to watch live TV or a selection of the latest and greatest TV shows and movies through Gogo Entertainment. To speed up the process, passengers can download the Gogo Entertainment app before their flight. 

*Passengers must purchase in-flight internet in order to stream the in-flight entertainment

Wi-Fi

Passengers can stay connected to life on the ground through GOL's in-flight WIFI network, GOL Online. GOL Online allows passengers to enjoy internet access, with a range of different packages that are suitable for all needs.

Choose the Messages package, which allows passengers to use popular messaging apps such as WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger. 

Select the Light package, which allows passengers to use their electronic device for light browsing.

Or, choose the Max package, which allows passengers to stream videos and music from their favourite streaming apps, such as Spotify and Netflix.

Food & Drink

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Passengers can enjoy a range of food from the airline's in-flight menu. All passengers receive complimentary drinks on all flights and are also given complimentary meals or light meals on international flights. 

Here's a breakdown of the complimentary food and drink that each passenger receives on international flights, depending on their cabin class and the route that they're flying:

Turista

International

  • Non-alcoholic drinks

Short International

  • Light meal (cold)
  • Non-alcoholic drinks

Medium Haul International

  • Non-alcoholic drinks
  • Coffee
  • Meal w/ bread, salad & dessert (cold)

Long Haul International

  • Meal w/ bread, salad & dessert (hot & cold)
  • Non-alcoholic drinks
  • Coffee

Economia Premium

International

  • Non-alcoholic drinks
  • Assortment of chocolates

Short International

  • Light meal w/ dessert (hot)
  • Non-alcoholic drinks
  • Hot drinks

Medium Haul International

  • Meal w/ salad, bread & dessert (hot)
  • Non-alcoholic drinks
  • Hot drinks

Long Haul International

  • Meal w/ salad, bread & dessert (hot & cold)
  • Snack
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Non-alcoholic drinks
  • Hot drinks
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Destinations that GOL Airlines flies to

GOL flies to many destinations, with a large domestic route network, as well as flights to destinations across the Americas. Destinations include Belem, Campinas, Carajás, Fortaleza, Joinville, Natal, Petrolina, Rio de Janeiro, Salvador da Bahia, Buenos Aires, Santiago, Cancún, Miami, Montevideo and more.

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Frequently asked questions

Where can I book GOL Brazil flights?

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Can I pay for GOL flights in instalments?

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