The month of May is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Rio de Janeiro from Australia, with most prices found around $1,374. If you are unable to visit Rio de Janeiro during the month of May, then departing from Australia during the month June is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around $1,393.
The ideal time to book your flight to Rio de Janeiro is 27 days in advance, when prices tend to average $1,756. Keep in mind that you might be able to find cheaper flights to Rio de Janeiro at any time. In fact, our users found flights for as low as $1,742 in the past 72 hours.
The cheapest day to depart from Australia to Rio de Janeiro is on a Sunday. Travellers who choose to depart for Rio de Janeiro on a Sunday will often find tickets for as low as $1,683. The most expensive day to fly to Rio de Janeiro is Saturday, with ticket prices averaging around $2,006.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Rio de Janeiro is in the morning when flights can be purchased for as low as $1,691. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Rio de Janeiro is at midday when prices are around $2,081.
If your plan is to spend time at Copacabana Beach while visiting Rio de Janeiro, momondo recommends you plan your trip for May, August, or September when the temperatures are typically higher and the chance of rain is low. Consider visiting Praia de Ipanema during your Rio de Janeiro visit as well.
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