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Cheap flights to Rio de Janeiro from $1,190

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a momondo user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Rio de Janeiro departing on 31/5. Fares may change, and may not be available for all flights or travel dates. Click the price to refresh the search for this deal.
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Rio de Janeiro flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in Australia to Rio de Janeiro found recently by users on momondo
LATAM Airlines
20 July
SYD11:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
35h 00m
2 stops
GIG09:35Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
17 Aug
GIG18:05Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
26h 30m
2 stops
SYD09:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
American Airlines
22 Aug
SYD09:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
33h 45m
2 stops
GIG06:00Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
24 Oct
GIG23:00Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
44h 00m
2 stops
SYD09:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
American Airlines
13 July
SYD09:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
57h 45m
2 stops
GIG06:00Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
3 Aug
GIG23:00Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
43h 05m
2 stops
SYD07:05Sydney Kingsford Smith
LATAM Airlines
20 July
SYD11:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
23h 40m
1 stop
GIG22:15Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
17 Aug
GIG10:35Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
34h 00m
1 stop
SYD09:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
LATAM Airlines
20 July
SYD11:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
35h 15m
3 stops
GIG09:50Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
17 Aug
GIG10:20Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
34h 15m
3 stops
SYD09:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
20 July
SYD12:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
22h 40m
2 stops
GIG22:15Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
17 Aug
GIG15:15Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
29h 20m
3 stops
SYD09:35Sydney Kingsford Smith

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Rio de Janeiro

If you're looking for one-way flights from Australia to Rio de Janeiro, view some of our deals below provided by American Airlines and LATAM Airlines
American Airlines
31 May
SYD09:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
33h 45m
2 stops
GIG06:00Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
American Airlines
14 Aug
SYD09:15Sydney Kingsford Smith
33h 45m
2 stops
GIG06:00Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
LATAM Airlines
22 June
MEL23:55Melbourne
35h 45m
2 stops
GIG22:40Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Rio de Janeiro flights insights and trends

Explore insights for your Rio de Janeiro flight to craft the best travel plan

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

The cheapest month to fly to Rio de Janeiro from Australia is in March. Flight prices, which tend to average around $2,405, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you are unable to visit Rio de Janeiro during the month of March, then departing from Australia during the month July is also very affordable. Most momondo users find prices during this month for around $2,459.

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

The cheapest day to depart from Australia to Rio de Janeiro is on a Monday. Travellers who choose to depart for Rio de Janeiro on a Monday will often find tickets for as low as $2,564. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Friday because tickets tend to average around $3,007. 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?

The cheapest time of day to fly to Rio de Janeiro is at midday when flights can be purchased for as low as $2,451. Try not to purchase tickets in the evening because they tend to be around $3,195. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.

How long does it take to fly to Rio de Janeiro?

The flight from Australia to Rio de Janeiro depends on which airports you’re departing from and arriving to, and whether or not you have a layover. If you fly from Sydney Kingsford Smith (a popular airport in Australia) to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl (the most popular airport in Rio de Janeiro), then the flight time is 21h on average. If you fly from Melbourne (another popular airport in Australia) to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl, then the average flight time is 26h 15m.

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

Most flyers found that booking tickets 40 days in advance of their planned departure date is the best time to get cheap flights to Rio de Janeiro. During this timeframe, flight prices are around $2,709. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though, because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as $1,767.

Cheapest flights to Rio de Janeiro

Find the cheapest flights to Rio de Janeiro from your nearest city or airport
Sydney
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl Airport

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Sydney TO Rio de Janeiro

Sydney (SYD) to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl Airport (GIG)

Typically, flights to Rio de Janeiro from Sydney are cheaper when flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl, which has an average price of $2,672

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO RIO DE JANEIRO FROM SYDNEYMarch12% cheaperFlying from Sydney to Rio de Janeiro costs on average just $2,405 in March
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO RIO DE JANEIRO FROM SYDNEYDecember31% more expensiveIt costs about $3,563 for flights to Rio de Janeiro from Sydney in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO RIO DE JANEIRO FROM SYDNEYDecember450% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Rio de Janeiro from Sydney in December than any other month

Cheap Rio de Janeiro flight deals and tips

Summary info about Rio de Janeiro flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$1,190

Best Round-Trip Price

$2,299

Fastest flight time

18h 05m

Operated By

4 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Rio de Janeiro from Australia in the last 72 hours is $1,190 (Sydney Kingsford Smith to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl).
The best round-trip flight price to Rio de Janeiro from Australia in the last 72 hours is $2,299 (Sydney Kingsford Smith to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl).
The fastest flight to Rio de Janeiro from Australia takes 18h 05m (Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl).
There are 4 airlines operating flights to Rio de Janeiro, including American Airlines, Qantas Airways and LATAM Airlines.

Frequently asked questions about flying to Rio de Janeiro

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Rio de Janeiro?

In the past two weeks, users have booked deals to Rio de Janeiro for $517/person, which is 34% cheaper than the average flight to Rio de Janeiro. To find the cheapest price to Rio de Janeiro from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

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

If your plan is to spend time at Praia de Ipanema 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. Another popular beach in the area is Copacabana Beach.

Is there an alternative airport near Rio de Janeiro?

Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Rio de Janeiro is possible. If you are planning a flight to Rio de Janeiro, consider booking flights to Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport (2 km from Rio de Janeiro city centre).

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

Prices vary based on where travellers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Rio de Janeiro is Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport where the average price is $784. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

Are there flights to Leme?

Yes, flights to Leme are served by Rio de Janeiro’s Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont airport which is 5.7 km away.

What’s the closest airport to Praia de Ipanema?

Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont in Rio de Janeiro is the closest airport to Praia de Ipanema (distance: 9.4 km).

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Rio de Janeiro?

Prices for flights to Rio de Janeiro were last updated today.

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How old do you have to be to fly to Rio de Janeiro?

Although the minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UMNR) service may have their own age limits, which could be impacted by factors such as flight length, timing, and stopovers. It is recommended that you verify with the airline you are booking with for travel to Rio de Janeiro.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Rio de Janeiro?

The travel and health documents required for your trip to Rio de Janeiro can vary based on your itinerary and personal situation. As a rule, consider having multiple documents such as a national ID card or driver’s licence, and a passport valid for six-months after you plan to arrive at Rio de Janeiro. We always recommend checking with your airline or a trusted third party such as IATA to get advice.


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Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Rio de Janeiro?

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Can I find flights to Rio de Janeiro with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Yes. momondo enables you to select and highlight flights to Rio de Janeiro with this policy.

How can momondo help me find flights to Rio de Janeiro?

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