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Travel Restriction Alert

The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel to Rio de Janeiro. Current restrictions to Rio de Janeiro are based on Brazil travel restrictions.

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Cheapest flights to Rio de Janeiro airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Rio de Janeiro airports from your nearest city or airport
Vitória
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Vitória TO Rio de Janeiro

Vitória (VIX) to Rio de Janeiro (RIO)

Typically, flights to Rio de Janeiro from Vitória are cheaper when flying from Vitória Eurico Sales to Rio de Janeiro, which has an average price of $96

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO RIO DE JANEIRO FROM VITÓRIAAugust33% cheaperFlying from Vitória to Rio de Janeiro costs on average just $65 in August
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO RIO DE JANEIRO FROM VITÓRIANovember28% more expensiveIt costs about $124 for flights to Rio de Janeiro from Vitória in November
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO RIO DE JANEIRO FROM VITÓRIAOctober553% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Rio de Janeiro from Vitória in October than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Rio de Janeiro?

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Rio de Janeiro?

The best deal found on momondo in the last two weeks was a flight to Rio de Janeiro from Belo Horizonte for $30. This is 95% cheaper than most flight deals to Rio de Janeiro. To find the cheapest price to Rio de Janeiro from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

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

In general, August is the cheapest month to fly from United States to Rio de Janeiro. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $631. If you are unable to visit Rio de Janeiro during the month of August, then departing from United States during the month May is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around $788.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Rio de Janeiro?

The best time to book a flight to Rio de Janeiro from United States is 41 days out, which is when prices tend to be around $939. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from United States to Rio de Janeiro for as low as $279.

What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Rio de Janeiro?

The cheapest day to depart from United States to Rio de Janeiro is on a Wednesday. Travelers who choose to depart for Rio de Janeiro on a Wednesday will often find tickets for as low as $1,035. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Sunday because tickets tend to average around $1,174. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Rio de Janeiro.

What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Rio de Janeiro?

According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Rio de Janeiro is in the afternoon. momondo users have found flights departing from United States to Rio de Janeiro in the afternoon for as low as $1,004. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Rio de Janeiro is in the evening when prices are around $1,170.

What is there to do in Rio de Janeiro when it’s raining?

If you are planning a flight to Rio de Janeiro and are looking to avoid the rain, you should avoid traveling during the months of January, March, and December. These months will typically see 5.1 inches or more of rain, meaning that rain is likely. If you do run into rain while in Rio de Janeiro, there are still things to do and ways to enjoy your trip. For those looking to get out of the rain and do a little shopping, check out H. Stern.

Is there a good place to hike near Rio de Janeiro?

During the warmer months, hikers around the Rio de Janeiro area find that parks like Aterro do Flamengo are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to Rio de Janeiro in June or July.

When is the best time to plan a beach trip to Rio de Janeiro?

Visitors planning their vacations to Rio de Janeiro should book their flights for May, August, or September if they are planning on visiting Copacabana Beach. Another popular area beach is Praia de Ipanema.

Is there an alternative airport near Rio de Janeiro?

Those flying to Rio de Janeiro could potentially find better pricing at Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl Airport (8 mi from Rio de Janeiro city center) depending on the month and departure airport.

Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into Rio de Janeiro?

The cheapest airport near Rio de Janeiro is typically Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport with an average price of $577/person. These prices vary based on where travelers are coming from. It is suggested that travelers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.


What are the current travel restrictions for Rio de Janeiro?

Currently, Brazil travel restrictions include travel to Rio de Janeiro. Entry restrictions

Foreign nationals are allowed to enter Brazil by air. This is subject to regular entry requirements. Brazil has suspended flights from the UK and South Africa. Nationals of Brazil and spouses, partners, children, parents or guardians of a national of Brazil and travelers with a permanent residence permit issued by Brazil who in the past 14 days have been in or transited through the UK or South Africa are allowed to enter or transit through Brazil. The entry of foreign travelers staying for up to 90 days is currently permitted.

Entry requirements

Travelers must present a medical certificate with a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test result issued within 72 hours prior to departure. Children under the age of 2 and children under the age of 12 traveling who are accompanied by adult(s) who have proof of a negative test are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 RT-PCR test result. Travelers and airline crew must complete a Traveler's Health Declaration Form within 72 hours of boarding and present it upon arrival.

Quarantine requirements

Nationals of Brazil and their spouses, partners, children, parents or guardians of a national of Brazil and travelers with a permanent residence permit issued by Brazil who have been in or transited through South Africa or United Kingdom in the past 14 days are subject to quarantine for 14 days Airline crew are subject to quarantine at a hotel until their next flight.

Transiting rules

Travelers are allowed to freely transit as long as they do not leave the international airport area and have a ticket for onward travel.

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.


Rio de Janeiro flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Rio de Janeiro found recently by users on momondo
LATAM Airlines
Jul 4
2:35 pm
New York John F Kennedy Intl
12h 45m
1 stop
3:20 am
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Jul 27
3:20 pm
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
13h 10m
1 stop
4:30 am
New York John F Kennedy Intl
LATAM Airlines
Mar 8
11:35 am
New York John F Kennedy Intl
15h 45m
1 stop
3:20 am
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
May 11
3:10 pm
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
14h 55m
1 stop
6:05 am
New York John F Kennedy Intl
LATAM Airlines
Mar 8
11:35 am
New York John F Kennedy Intl
17h 50m
2 stops
5:25 am
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
May 11
3:20 pm
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
14h 00m
1 stop
5:20 am
New York John F Kennedy Intl
LATAM Airlines
Mar 25
1:35 pm
New York John F Kennedy Intl
15h 45m
1 stop
5:20 am
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Apr 3
1:15 pm
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
16h 05m
1 stop
5:20 am
New York John F Kennedy Intl
LATAM Airlines
Jun 2
7:20 pm
New York John F Kennedy Intl
16h 16m
1 stop
11:36 am
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Jun 9
2:05 pm
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
16h 25m
1 stop
6:30 am
New York John F Kennedy Intl
LATAM Airlines
Mar 31
1:35 pm
New York John F Kennedy Intl
18h 20m
1 stop
7:55 am
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Apr 6
12:55 pm
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
16h 25m
1 stop
5:20 am
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Rio de Janeiro

If you're looking for one-way flights to Rio de Janeiro, view some of our deals below provided by LATAM Airlines
LATAM Airlines
May 26
7:20 pm
New York John F Kennedy Intl
16h 16m
1 stop
11:36 am
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
LATAM Airlines
Mar 18
1:35 pm
New York John F Kennedy Intl
16h 45m
2 stops
6:20 am
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Multiple Airlines
Mar 3
7:00 am
New York John F Kennedy Intl
18h 25m
2 stops
1:25 am
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont

Which airlines fly to Rio de Janeiro?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Rio de Janeiro

Airports near Rio de Janeiro

Below you will find all the airports in Rio de Janeiro along with the distance from the city center

Popular routes to Rio de Janeiro

Most frequently searched flights to Rio de Janeiro along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Vitória to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 05m
Cheapest price
$24
Belo Horizonte to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 05m
Cheapest price
$28
Sao Paulo to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 00m
Cheapest price
$61
Porto Alegre to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 50m
Cheapest price
$77
Foz do Iguaçu to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 15m
Cheapest price
$79
Brasilia to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 35m
Cheapest price
$81
Florianopolis to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
1h 25m
Cheapest price
$110
Recife to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 50m
Cheapest price
$128
Fortaleza to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 15m
Cheapest price
$134
Manaus to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
14h 25m
Cheapest price
$138
Santiago to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
3h 55m
Cheapest price
$165
Asuncion to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
4h 15m
Cheapest price
$205
Buenos Aires to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
2h 55m
Cheapest price
$252
Montevideo to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
8h 40m
Cheapest price
$283
Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
8h 40m
Cheapest price
$318
Cali to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
17h 05m
Cheapest price
$401
Lima to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
8h 10m
Cheapest price
$402
Bogotá to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
6h 15m
Cheapest price
$440
Medellín to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
13h 03m
Cheapest price
$525
Quito to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time
31h 55m
Cheapest price
$525
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