Rio De Janeiro to Istanbul Flights
Flights to Istanbul
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.
Istanbul Area Airports
Orbitz.com offers cheap flights to Istanbul and vacation packages that let you explore this fascinating city, which spans two separate continents. The main airport for the city, Istanbul Atatürk International Airport, is located on the European side of the city, about 24 kilometers from the downtown area. Sabiha Gokcen International Airport is on the Asian side of Istanbul, about 35 kilometers southeast of the city center. Istanbul Atatürk International Airport handles flights from over 70 airlines, including British Airways, United Airlines, Turkish Airlines, and Air France. Sabiha Gokcen International Airport serves over 30 airlines, including Sky Airlines, EasyJet, Turkish Airlines, and SunExpress.
Getting to the Airport
From Istanbul Atatürk International Airport, arriving visitors can opt to take the metro train or sea bus into Istanbul. The Sabiha Gokcen airport shuttle makes regular trips from Sabiha Gokcen International Airport to various points within the city, and it costs 10 euro per person. Visitors can also get into the city from Sabiha Gokcen International Airport via sea bus or public bus. Both airports are also accessible via taxi.
Weather Conditions in Istanbul
In the summer, high temperatures average around 82 degrees Fahrenheit in June and July and drop to lows of around 65 degrees Fahrenheit at night. Rain is uncommon in the summer, although the humidity remains high during the summer months. Winters are often cold and snowy. In January, temperatures average between 37 to 47 degrees Fahrenheit. Spring and fall tend to be mild, and the bargain prices offered during these seasons make them ideal for a visit.
Vacationing in Istanbul
Take in a bit of history with a visit to Topkapi Palace, the Grand Bazaar, or one of the many Ottoman mosques scattered throughout the city. Archaeology museums are another popular attraction, or you can get tickets for a cruise on the Bosphorus to get a view of the city from the water. Once you know the sights you want to see in Turkey, check out Orbitz.com for cheap flights to Istanbul at any time of the year.
Cheap flights from Rio De Janeiro to Istanbul
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest roundtrip airfare in March from Rio De Janeiro to Istanbul
|Leave Thu, Mar 27||Rio De Janeiro (GIG)||Istanbul (IST)||TAP Portugal||
|Return Sat, Apr 5||Istanbul (IST)||Rio De Janeiro (GIG)||TAP Portugal|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from Rio De Janeiro and Istanbul
|TAP Portugal||RIO||IST||Thu, Mar 27 - Sat, Apr 5||$1,497|
|British Airways||RIO||IST||Thu, Mar 27 - Sat, Apr 5||$1,558|
|Lufthansa||RIO||IST||Thu, Mar 27 - Sat, Apr 5||$1,605|
|Emirates||RIO||IST||Thu, Mar 27 - Sat, Apr 5||$5,233|
Rio De Janeiro and Istanbul airports and terminals
Airports in Rio De JaneiroRJ, BR
Rio de Janeiro Int'l airport (GIG)
Distance from City Center: 12.3 miles
Santos Dumont Airport (SDU)
Distance from City Center: 5.4 miles
Flight schedule for flights from Rio De Janeiro to Istanbul on Fri, Dec 13, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Alitalia/Turkish Airlines||AZ673/TK1862||GIG||4:50 PM||IST||2:45 PM||330/321||17hr 55min|
|Air France/Turkish Airlines||AF443/TK1822||GIG||6:10 PM||IST||4:00 PM||744/330||17hr 50min|
|Air France/Air France||AF443/AF1890||GIG||6:10 PM||IST||4:55 PM||744/319||18hr 45min|
|Air France/Air France||AF445/AF1890||GIG||9:20 PM||IST||4:55 PM||332/319||15hr 35min|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines/KLM Royal Dutch Airlines||KL706/KL3100||GIG||9:50 PM||SAW||6:20 PM||777/737||16hr 30min|
|TAM Airlines/Lufthansa||JJ8254/LH7066||GIG||9:30 PM||IST||7:00 PM||343/321||17hr 30min|
|TAM Airlines/Turkish Airlines||JJ8254/TK1592||GIG||9:30 PM||IST||7:00 PM||343/321||17hr 30min|
|Lufthansa/Lufthansa||LH501/LH7066||GIG||9:30 PM||IST||7:00 PM||343/321||17hr 30min|
|Lufthansa/Turkish Airlines||LH501/TK1592||GIG||9:30 PM||IST||7:00 PM||343/321||17hr 30min|
|KLM Royal Dutch Airlines/Turkish Airlines||KL706/TK1958||GIG||9:50 PM||IST||7:20 PM||777/738||17hr 30min|
|Air France/Turkish Airlines||AF445/TK1824||GIG||9:20 PM||IST||7:25 PM||332/321||18hr 5min|
|TAM Airlines/Turkish Airlines||JJ8254/TK1618||GIG||9:30 PM||SAW||7:25 PM||343/738||17hr 55min|
|Lufthansa/Turkish Airlines||LH501/TK1618||GIG||9:30 PM||SAW||7:25 PM||343/738||17hr 55min|
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