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About Flights to Rio de Janeiro

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

Best Return Price

$2,171

Fastest flight time

26h 10m

Operated By

4 airlines
The best return flight price to Rio de Janeiro from New Zealand in the last 72 hours is $2,171 (Auckland Intl to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl).
The fastest flight to Rio de Janeiro from New Zealand takes 26h 10m (Auckland Intl to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl).
There are 4 airlines operating flights to Rio de Janeiro, including United Airlines, LATAM Airlines and Emirates.

Cheapest flights to Rio de Janeiro airports

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

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Auckland TO Rio de Janeiro

Auckland (AKL) to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl Airport (GIG)

Typically, flights to Rio de Janeiro from Auckland are cheaper when flying from Auckland Intl to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl, which has an average price of $1,902

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO RIO DE JANEIRO FROM AUCKLANDApril24% cheaperFlying from Auckland to Rio de Janeiro costs on average just $1,564 in April
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO RIO DE JANEIRO FROM AUCKLANDDecember35% more expensiveIt costs about $2,774 for flights to Rio de Janeiro from Auckland in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO RIO DE JANEIRO FROM AUCKLANDDecember478% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Rio de Janeiro from Auckland in December than any other month

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

The month of April is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Rio de Janeiro from New Zealand, with most prices found around $1,564. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of April, then book flights to Rio de Janeiro from New Zealand during July instead. Flights to Rio de Janeiro in July, while not as cheap as those in April, still average around $1,589.

The ideal time to book your flight to Rio de Janeiro is 45 days in advance, when prices tend to average $2,054.

Our data shows that Wednesday is the least expensive day to fly to Rio de Janeiro. Tickets to fly out on this day can be as low as $2,126. The most expensive day to fly to Rio de Janeiro is Saturday, with ticket prices averaging around $2,958.

Our data shows that the cheapest New Zealand to Rio de Janeiro flights are usually those with departure times in the afternoon. Our users have found flights to Rio de Janeiro in the afternoon for as low as $2,213. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Rio de Janeiro is in the morning when prices are around $3,144.

May, August, or September is widely considered the best time to visit Rio de Janeiro to go to area beaches like Praia da Barra da Tijuca. Consider visiting Praia de Ipanema during your Rio de Janeiro visit as well.

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–Galeão Intl Airport (13 km from Rio de Janeiro city centre).

Yes, you can travel to Copacabana via a flight to Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont airport in Rio de Janeiro (Copacabana is 7.3 km from the airport).

At 21.0 km away, Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont airport in Rio de Janeiro is the closest to Praia da Barra da Tijuca.



Rio de Janeiro flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in New Zealand to Rio de Janeiro found recently by users on momondo
United Airlines
13 Nov
AKL14:35Auckland Intl
30h 00m
1 stop
GIG20:35Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
27 Dec
GIG16:55Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
40h 05m
1 stop
AKL09:00Auckland Intl
United Airlines
22 Aug
AKL15:45Auckland Intl
27h 30m
1 stop
GIG19:15Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
23 Aug
GIG16:45Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
42h 00m
2 stops
AKL10:45Auckland Intl
United Airlines
13 Nov
AKL14:35Auckland Intl
30h 00m
1 stop
GIG20:35Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
27 Dec
GIG16:55Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
40h 05m
1 stop
AKL09:00Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
1 Aug
AKL15:45Auckland Intl
52h 10m
2 stops
GIG19:55Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
22 Aug
GIG16:45Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
42h 00m
2 stops
AKL10:45Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
28 Jul
AKL15:45Auckland Intl
52h 10m
2 stops
GIG19:55Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
7 Aug
GIG16:45Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
42h 00m
2 stops
AKL10:45Auckland Intl
United Airlines
1 Aug
AKL16:15Auckland Intl
51h 00m
2 stops
GIG19:15Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
22 Aug
GIG16:45Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
42h 00m
2 stops
AKL10:45Auckland Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Rio de Janeiro

If you're looking for one-way flights from New Zealand to Rio de Janeiro, view some of our deals below provided by LATAM Airlines
LATAM Airlines
AKLAuckland Intl
29h 35m
GIGRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
LATAM Airlines
WLGWellington
27h 05m
GIGRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

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

Which airlines fly to Rio de Janeiro?

When flying to Rio de Janeiro from New Zealand, momondo travellers will most often fly with one of these popular airlines: LATAM Airlines or Air New Zealand. Depending on what airport in New Zealand you fly from, you may be able to find flights with any of these popular airlines.


Airports near Rio de Janeiro

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

Popular routes to Rio de Janeiro

Most frequently searched flights to Rio de Janeiro along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Auckland to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time29h 35m
Cheapest price$2,542
Wellington to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time27h 05m
Cheapest price$4,535
Christchurch to Rio de Janeiro Flights
Fastest flight time52h 15m
Cheapest price$3,474

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