Flights from Rio De Janeiro to Fortaleza

Selected fares from Rio De Janeiro to Fortaleza

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
RIO FOR Thu, Aug 20 - Thu, Aug 27 $279
RIO FOR Mon, Aug 17 - Mon, Aug 24 $302
RIO FOR Thu, Aug 20 - Thu, Aug 27 $391
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Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights

Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Rio De Janeiro and Fortaleza airports and terminals

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: 12.3 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from GIG to FOR

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 GOL, TAP Portugal
    Terminal 2 US Airways
  • 2

    Santos Dumont Airport (SDU)

    Distance from City Center: 5.4 miles

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Airports in Fortaleza CE, BR

map of airports in Fortaleza
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    Pinto Martins (FOR)

    Distance from City Center: 0.4 miles

    Carriers for flights from RIO to FOR

    Carriers
    GOL, TAP Portugal, US Airways
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July

Lowest roundtrip airfare in July from Rio De Janeiro to Fortaleza

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jul 9 Rio De Janeiro (GIG) Fortaleza (FOR) TAM $361
Earn $3.61
Return Fri, Jul 24 Fortaleza (FOR) Rio De Janeiro (GIG) TAM
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August

Lowest roundtrip airfare in August from Rio De Janeiro to Fortaleza

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Aug 20 Rio De Janeiro (GIG) Fortaleza (FOR) GOL $279
Earn $2.79
Return Thu, Aug 27 Fortaleza (FOR) Rio De Janeiro (GIG) GOL

Best one-week trip in August from Rio De Janeiro to Fortaleza

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Aug 20 Rio De Janeiro (GIG) Fortaleza (FOR) GOL $279
Earn $2.79
Return Thu, Aug 27 Fortaleza (FOR) Rio De Janeiro (GIG) GOL
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Flights to Fortaleza

Rio de Janeiro International Airport

Orbitz.com finds flights from Rio de Janeiro to any domestic or international destination. The website searches different flight combinations to make sure you find a ticket with a low fare. The Rio de Janeiro International Airport is located at 20 de Janeiro Avenue, approximately nine miles from the center of Rio de Janeiro. Nineteen different airlines service the airport including Delta, Air France, American Airlines and US Airways.

Parking and Transportation

The airport has a long-term parking lot for passengers who want to leave their car at the airport while they travel. Parking in the lot costs $24.89 for days one through three, $19.91 for days four through six, $17.42 for days seven through nine and $14.93 for each additional day after the ninth day. You can also take a taxi to the airport. The cab fare from Rio de Janeiro to the airport ranges from $20 to $30 depending on the cab company you use and the time of day you need transportation. If you need a rental car when you arrive at your destination, use Orbitz.com to make your reservations.

Dining at the Airport

If you want to grab a meal before your flight, the airport has several options available. Moiselle Restaurant, Rei do Mate and Air Point are located in Terminal 1. Spoleto, Pastello and Bob's are located in Terminal 2. When you use Orbitz.com to find flights from Rio de Janeiro, you can save money by purchasing the services you need in discount packages. This way, you'll have plenty of extra cash to have a meal before your flight.

Flying to Fortaleza

When you book flights to Fortaleza through Orbitz.com, you'll fly into Pinto Martins International Airport. Located on Avenida Senador Carlos Jereissati, this airport is less than 5 miles from downtown Fortaleza. Several international airlines service this airport, including Air Italy, Avianca Brazil and TAM Airlines.

Transportation within Fortaleza

If you're a traveler on a budget, the most economical way to travel from the airport to your local destination is by bus. Buses cost less than $1 per trip and can be found on the underground floor of the airport. For more convenient transportation, you can hire a taxi on the ground floor of the airport. Taxi fees are fixed, rather than being metered, and cost around $14 per trip. For ultimate flexibility, you can rent a car from Mare Rent-a-Car, Costa Dourada Rent-a-Car or Dunas Rent-a-Car. Car rentals start at around $25 per day, with costs rising with the quality of the vehicle you wish to rent.

Fortaleza Weather

Fortaleza has a tropical climate, with high winds and humidity. A vacation planner should count on warm weather throughout the year. December and January are the warmest months, with temperatures reaching up to 90 degrees Fahrenheit. February through May are cooler months, with temperatures below 80 degrees Fahrenheit. The cooler months also have a lot of rain, so bring an umbrella.

Must-See Attractions

Since Fortaleza is located on the coast, tourists may enjoy visiting one of its many beaches, including Jericoacoara Beach and Cumbuco Beach. Those seeking a bit of culture should check out Jose de Alencar Theater and Metropolitana Cathedral. No matter what you do once you're there, you can book cheap flights to Fortaleza through Orbitz.com.

Interesting facts about flights from Rio De Janeiro to Fortaleza

    • 2 direct flights are operating from Rio De Janeiro to Fortaleza today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 36m.
    • GOL flight 1542 (10:14 PM GMT, Boeing 737-700 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Rio De Janeiro to Fortaleza.
    • GOL flight 1542 (10:14 PM GMT, Boeing 737-700 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Rio De Janeiro to Fortaleza.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Rio De Janeiro to Fortaleza (GOL flight 1542, Boeing 737-700 Passenger) takes 3h 36m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Rio De Janeiro to Fortaleza (GOL flight 1542, Boeing 737-700 Passenger) takes 3h 36m.
    • Flights from Rio de Janeiro Int'l airport (GIG), Santos Dumont Airport (SDU) to Pinto Martins (FOR) are available for this route.

Flight schedule for flights from Rio De Janeiro to Fortaleza on Wed, Jul 1, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
GOL G31542 GIG 10:14 PM FOR 1:50 AM 73G 3hr 36min
TAM/TAM JJ3687/JJ3324 GIG 7:37 PM FOR 1:56 AM 320/321 6hr 19min
GOL/GOL G32053/G31830 GIG 7:26 PM FOR 2:11 AM 738/738 6hr 45min
GOL/GOL G31717/G31830 SDU 8:54 PM FOR 2:11 AM 738/738 5hr 17min
Qatar Airways/Qatar Airways QR3549/QR3530 GIG 7:26 PM FOR 2:11 AM 738/738 6hr 45min
GOL/GOL G31474/G31653 GIG 11:07 PM FOR 4:50 AM 73G/738 5hr 43min
GOL/GOL G31184/G31094 SDU 6:38 AM FOR 12:45 PM 73G/738 6hr 7min
GOL/GOL G31622/G31672 GIG 7:20 AM FOR 1:28 PM 738/73G 6hr 8min
GOL/GOL G31480/G31672 SDU 6:27 AM FOR 1:28 PM 738/73G 7hr 1min
GOL/GOL G32052/G31672 SDU 7:37 AM FOR 1:28 PM 738/73G 5hr 51min
GOL/GOL G31470/G31913 GIG 7:59 AM FOR 2:29 PM 738/738 6hr 30min
GOL/GOL G31184/G31913 SDU 6:38 AM FOR 2:29 PM 73G/738 7hr 51min
GOL/GOL G31622/G31912 GIG 7:20 AM FOR 2:32 PM 738/73G 7hr 12min