Useful Information in Rio de Janeiro

We have gathered here useful information that you may need during your stay in Rio de Janeiro. All contacts and links are provided for information purpose only and Baby Travel Rio shall not be held liable for any service rendered.

Useful & Emergency Contacts:

  • Medical emergencies: 192
  • Firefighters: 193
  • Intoxication & poisons: +55 (21) 2573-3244
  • Civil defense: 199
  • Police emergencies: 190
  • Civilian Police: 197
  • Touristic Police: +55 (21) 2332-2924
  • Telephone information: 102
  • Santos Dumont Airport: +55 (21) 3814-7070
  • Galeão Airport: +55 (21) 4003-6050.

Consulates General in Rio de Janeiro

  • US Consulate
  • Find all relevant information on the consulate’s website at: https://br.usembassy.gov/embassy-consulates/riodejaneiro/
  • The US consulate is located at:
    Avenida Presidente Wilson, 147
    20030-020 - Rio de Janeiro, RJ
    Phone: +55 (21) 3823-2000, during Consulate’s working hours (8:00 AM to 5:00 PM)
  • In the event of an emergency outside of Consulate’ working hours, dial +55 (21) 3823-2029.

Pediatric Hospital

    • Pediatric Emergencies – Hospital Copa d’Or
    • Rua Figueiredo de Magalhães, 875
      22031-011 - Rio de Janeiro, RJ
      Phone: +55 (21) 2545-3600.
    • Dr. Cristina Makarenko (speaks english and spanish) :
      HomePed - Home pediatric assistance
      Tel : +55 (21) 98884-3850 / + 55 (21) 98769-9240
      Email : cristinamakarenko@homeped.com.br
      www.homeped.com.br/blog/home-pediatric-assistante/