Cheap flights from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro

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Flight information for Chicago to Rio de Janeiro
(CHI to RIO)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro
Best Price Found$666The best flight deal from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $666
Fastest flight time13h 20mThe fastest flight from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro takes 13h 20m
Direct flightsNoneThere are no direct flights from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro. Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport - Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport, Chicago O'Hare Intl Airport - Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl Airport and Chicago Midway Airport - Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl Airport.
Airports in Rio de Janeiro2 airportsThere are 2 airports near Rio de Janeiro: Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl (GIG), Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro?

April

The cheapest time of year to fly to Rio de Janeiro from Chicago is April. Most expensive is December

What is the cheapest day to depart Chicago for Rio de Janeiro?

Wednesday

The cheapest day of the week is typically Wednesday. The most expensive is typically Saturday

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro?

in the morning

Chicago to Rio de Janeiro flights are approximately 30% more expensive in the evening than in the morning

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Rio de Janeiro from Chicago?

LATAM Airlines Brasil

American Airlines, Copa Airlines, and Delta are the most popular carriers operating from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro

What is the cheapest Chicago to Rio de Janeiro flight route?

Chicago O'Hare Intl - Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Fly from Chicago O'Hare Intl to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl for the best Chicago - Rio de Janeiro flight prices

How far in advance should you book Chicago to Rio de Janeiro flights?

13 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro is approximately 13 days to departure


Easily compare round-trip flights from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro

Below you can see the best fares for your round-trip flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro by changing tabs
Multiple Airlines
Nov 18
ORD7:21 amChicago O'Hare Intl
25h 29m
3 stops
GIG8:50 amRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Nov 29
GIG6:00 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
26h 42m
3 stops
ORD8:42 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Nov 23
ORD1:15 amChicago O'Hare Intl
32h 35m
2 stops
GIG9:50 amRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Nov 29
GIG6:00 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
26h 42m
3 stops
ORD8:42 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Nov 23
ORD1:15 amChicago O'Hare Intl
32h 35m
2 stops
GIG9:50 amRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Nov 28
GIG8:35 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
34h 51m
2 stops
ORD7:26 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Nov 11
ORD2:10 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
26h 11m
2 stops
GIG4:21 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Nov 29
GIG6:00 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
26h 42m
3 stops
ORD8:42 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Nov 12
ORD2:10 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
26h 11m
2 stops
GIG4:21 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Nov 29
GIG6:00 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
26h 42m
3 stops
ORD8:42 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Nov 11
ORD2:10 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
26h 11m
2 stops
GIG4:21 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Nov 28
GIG8:35 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
34h 51m
2 stops
ORD7:26 amChicago O'Hare Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro

If you're looking for one-way flights from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro, view some of our deals below provided by Copa Airlines
Multiple Airlines
Oct 18
ORD2:40 amChicago O'Hare Intl
39h 40m
3 stops
GIG6:20 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Multiple Airlines
Nov 29
ORD1:15 amChicago O'Hare Intl
31h 30m
2 stops
GIG8:45 amRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Multiple Airlines
Nov 26
ORD1:15 amChicago O'Hare Intl
37h 05m
3 stops
GIG2:20 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Search last-minute flights to Rio de Janeiro from Chicago

Find and compare flight prices for your last-minute flight from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro
American Airlines
Sep 28
ORD9:55 amChicago O'Hare Intl
16h 20m
1 stop
GIG2:15 amRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Oct 6
GIG7:00 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
17h 20m
1 stop
ORD12:20 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Sep 28
ORD10:07 amChicago O'Hare Intl
16h 08m
2 stops
GIG2:15 amRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Oct 6
GIG7:00 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
15h 17m
1 stop
ORD10:17 amChicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Sep 27
ORD4:30 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
33h 45m
2 stops
GIG2:15 amRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Oct 6
GIG7:00 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
17h 20m
1 stop
ORD12:20 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
American Airlines
Sep 28
ORD7:40 amChicago O'Hare Intl
18h 35m
1 stop
GIG2:15 amRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Oct 9
GIG4:15 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
20h 05m
2 stops
ORD12:20 pmChicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
Sep 29
ORD6:13 amChicago O'Hare Intl
23h 22m
2 stops
GIG5:35 amRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Oct 9
GIG4:10 pmRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
16h 59m
2 stops
ORD9:09 amChicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
Sep 28
MDW2:01 amChicago Midway
25h 14m
2 stops
SDU3:15 amRio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Oct 2
SDU3:25 pmRio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
24h 21m
2 stops
MDW3:46 pmChicago Midway

Best airlines flying from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro with momondo
AirlineRatingFree CancellationPrice
United Airlines
PriceFrom $682
Free Cancellation
Rating
6.8
7.2

Boarding

6.6

Comfort

7.5

Crew

6.6

Entertainment

6.1

Food

Reviews

Cons: Sarasota ticketing agent was not very nice at all 😟 Houston Gate agent was not nice either. We were treated like we were stupid for asking questions. I hope it’s not racism issues. I wished I had taken their names.

1 / 10
Copa Airlines
PriceFrom $691
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.9
8.2

Boarding

7.8

Comfort

8.3

Crew

7.4

Entertainment

7.7

Food

Reviews

Entertainment

1 / 10
American Airlines
PriceFrom $706
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.2
7.4

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

7.8

Crew

7.1

Entertainment

6.8

Food

Reviews

Flight attendant for first class is definitely not a morning person. Oh and the WiFi DID NOT WORK!

1 / 10
LATAM Airlines Brasil
PriceFrom $716
Free Cancellation
Rating
7.6
8.0

Boarding

7.1

Comfort

8.8

Crew

7.5

Entertainment

6.3

Food

Reviews

Pros: Everything

Cons: Nothing

1 / 4
Delta
PriceFrom $748
Free Cancellation
Rating
8.3
8.3

Boarding

8.5

Comfort

8.4

Crew

8.1

Entertainment

8.1

Food

Reviews

Great

1 / 10

  • Are airlines flying from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro, such as Copa Airlines, Delta, and American Airlines may have put in place flexible cancellation policies. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • How far is Chicago to Rio de Janeiro by plane?

    Rio de Janeiro is 5296.6 mi away from Chicago. Typically, this will take 13h 00m by plane in normal conditions.


Can I fly to Rio de Janeiro from Chicago right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Chicago to Rio de Janeiro

Most visitors from Chicago need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Rio de Janeiro.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Rio de Janeiro.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Rio de Janeiro.

Documents
Travel Health Declaration - Travelers and airline crew must complete a Traveler's Health Declaration Form within 72 hours of boarding and present it upon arrival.


Can I fly back to Chicago from Rio de Janeiro?

Returning to Chicago from Rio de Janeiro

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Rio de Janeiro must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Rio de Janeiro are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

If you are planning to travel to Rio de Janeiro at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

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