CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Johannesburg TO Rio de Janeiro
Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB) to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl Airport (GIG)
Typically, flights to Rio de Janeiro from Johannesburg are cheaper when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl, which has an average price of R11 088
In general, September is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around R9 911. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of September, then book flights to Rio de Janeiro from South Africa during May instead. Flights to Rio de Janeiro in May, while not as cheap as those in September, still average around R10 111.
In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Rio de Janeiro is about 53 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are R11 273.
On average, the least expensive day to fly to Rio de Janeiro from South Africa is on a Wednesday. momondo users have found tickets for Wednesday departures for as low as R10 192. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. Flights from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro on a Thursday will generally be more expensive and average around R13 366. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Rio de Janeiro is in the afternoon when flights can be purchased for as low as R8 424. Flights at midday are often more expensive, with an average ticket price of R25 484.
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. To go to Leme, book a flight to Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont which is in Rio de Janeiro and is about 5,7 km away from Leme.
LATAM Airlines is the airline most momondo users in South Africa opt for when booking flights to Rio de Janeiro. TAAG, Emirates and South African are also popular choices when flying to Rio de Janeiro from South Africa. Most major airlines flying from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro will offer flights on a regular basis, though your options may vary depending on what airport you fly from.