Sao Paulo to Rio De Janeiro Flights

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Selected fares from Sao Paulo to Rio De Janeiro

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip fares
SAO RIO Fri 2 May - Mon 5 May €161
SAO RIO Fri 2 May - Mon 5 May €216

Flying from São Paulo International Airport

São Paulo International Airport, formerly known as Cumbica Airport, is the main airport that serves São Paulo, Brazil. This airport serves as a hub for a wide range of airlines, including Aerolineas Argentinas, American Airlines, Swiss International Air Lines, and US Airways. If you plan on visiting São Paulo, make sure to check out ebookers to find convenient tickets or extended packages that fit your budget and needs.

Airport Parking in São Paulo

If you want to drive personally to the airport, you can choose to park your vehicle at the official parking lot that is available at any time of the day and has a capacity for 3,098 vehicles. The parking lot offers night surveillance, parking payment booths, and insurance against fire and theft. You will have to pay R$9 for up to an hour, R$13 for up to two hours, and R$50.50 for the entire day. You can also park your car at the Airport Park, which is farther from the airport but has lower prices.

Transportation Options to São Paulo Airport

Tto reach the airport, you can travel by bus, metro, taxi, or personal vehicle. Bus transportation is available through the Airport Bus Service administered by EMTU and costs around R$30 for a one-way fare. If you want to drive personally, you'll be able to access the airport by following the Rodovia Helio Smidt Highway. If you decide to use a taxi, it is recommended to choose one operated by Guarucoop, a cooperative of taxi drivers serving the airport.

Restaurants in São Paulo Airport

Once you've arrived at the main airport in São Paolo, you can take the time to grab a cup of coffee or something to eat from the bars and restaurants available. These include Terra Azul, Pizza Hut, McDonald's, and Crepe de Paris.

Travelling to Rio de Janeiro

Flights to Rio operate regularly, and onward travel from the airport to the centre of the city is easy. Whilst most hotels offer a transfer service, there are also taxis on hand and these can be prepaid.

Rio has one of the most spectacular landscapes in the world. Its most iconic landmark is undoubtedly the art deco statue of Cristo Redentor (Christ the Redeemer), and no trip to Rio would be complete without seeing this. Many tourists visit Rio for its beaches, and visitors will find that it is possible to try a different beach every day. Ipanema and Copacabana are the most famous beaches; their size means that they are subdivided into areas designated for various uses.

Rio also has a wealth of museums, and tours are offered daily to give visitors the opportunity to see several in one day. Of course, the Rio de Janeiro Carnival is one of the most famous carnivals in the world. It lasts for four days, from Saturday until Mardi Gras, making this an attractive time to visit. Samba schools, dance lessons and a host of other activities surround the carnival. It is advisable to check the dates prior to booking flights Rio, as the carnival dates change every year. At other times, there are numerous samba shows and the nightlife revolves around music throughout the year, with live musicians performing in many of the city's cafes and restaurants.

Tourists looking for flights from Sao Paulo to Rio De Janeiro are able to explore any destination at the best possible price by checking out ebookers.ie, which offers a range of tools to create the ideal trip.

Cheap flights from Sao Paulo to Rio De Janeiro

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May

Cheapest weekend flights in May from Sao Paulo to Rio De Janeiro

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Fri 2 May Sao Paulo (GRU) Rio De Janeiro (GIG) TAM Airlines €161
Return Mon 5 May Rio De Janeiro (GIG) Sao Paulo (GRU) TAM Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from Sao Paulo to Rio De Janeiro

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip fares
Leave Fri 2 May Sao Paulo (GRU) Rio De Janeiro (GIG) TAM Airlines €161
Return Mon 5 May Rio De Janeiro (GIG) Sao Paulo (GRU) TAM Airlines
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Sao Paulo and Rio De Janeiro airports and terminals

Airports in Sao PauloSP, BR
map of airports in Sao Paulo
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    Guarulhos Intl (GRU)

    Distance from City Center: 23.9 kilometers

    Terminals and carriers for flights from GRU to RIO

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 US Airways
    Terminal 2 GOL
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    Congonhas (CGH)

    Distance from City Center: 7.3 kilometers

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Airports in Rio De Janeiro RJ, BR
map of airports in Rio De Janeiro
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    Rio de Janeiro Int'l airport (GIG)

    Distance from City Center: 19.7 kilometers

    Terminals and carriers for flights from SAO to GIG

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 GOL
    Terminal 2 US Airways
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    Santos Dumont Airport (SDU)

    Distance from City Center: 8.8 kilometers

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Interesting facts about flights from Sao Paulo to Rio De Janeiro

    • 2 direct flights are operating from Sao Paulo to Rio De Janeiro today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 1h 13m.
    • US Airways flight 4871 (13:10 GMT, Airbus Industrie A320) is today's earliest available flight from Sao Paulo to Rio De Janeiro.
    • US Airways flight 4889 (14:35 GMT, Airbus Industrie A319) is today's latest available flight from Sao Paulo to Rio De Janeiro.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Sao Paulo to Rio De Janeiro (US Airways flight 4871, Airbus Industrie A320) takes 1h 11m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Sao Paulo to Rio De Janeiro (US Airways flight 4889, Airbus Industrie A319) takes 1h 16m.
    • Flights from Congonhas (CGH), Guarulhos Intl (GRU) to Rio de Janeiro Int'l airport (GIG), Santos Dumont Airport (SDU) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Sao Paulo and Rio De Janeiro

Equipment Carrier
Airbus Industrie A319 US Airways
Airbus Industrie A320 US Airways

Flight schedule for flights from Sao Paulo to Rio De Janeiro on Fri, Apr 25, 2014

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
GOL G31700 GRU 06:00 SDU 06:53 738 0hr 53min
GOL G31000 CGH 06:10 SDU 06:57 738 0hr 47min
TAM Airlines JJ3900 CGH 06:04 SDU 07:04 319 1hr 0min
TAM Airlines JJ3902 CGH 06:30 SDU 07:30 319 1hr 0min
GOL G31002 CGH 06:40 SDU 07:39 738 0hr 59min
TAM Airlines JJ3252 CGH 06:52 GIG 07:56 320 1hr 4min
GOL G31740 GRU 06:35 GIG 08:00 738 1hr 25min
TAM Airlines JJ3904 CGH 07:00 SDU 08:02 319 1hr 2min
GOL G31004 CGH 07:10 SDU 08:08 738 0hr 58min
TAM Airlines JJ3686 GRU 07:15 GIG 08:19 320 1hr 4min
TAM Airlines JJ3906 CGH 07:30 SDU 08:29 319 0hr 59min
GOL G31006 CGH 07:40 SDU 08:38 738 0hr 58min
GOL G32002 GRU 07:50 SDU 08:55 738 1hr 5min