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Rio De Janeiro to Recife Flights

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Selected fares from Rio De Janeiro to Recife

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
RIO REC Fri, Sep 5 - Sun, Sep 7 $466
RIO REC Fri, Sep 5 - Sun, Sep 7 $608

Rio De Janeiro and Recife 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 REC

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 GOL
    Terminal 2 LAN Airlines, US Airways
  • 2

    Santos Dumont Airport (SDU)

    Distance from City Center: 5.4 miles

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Airports in Recife PE, BR
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    Guararapes Intl (REC)

    Distance from City Center: 0.6 miles

    Carriers for flights from RIO to REC

    Carriers
    GOL, LAN Airlines, US Airways
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Cheap flights from Rio De Janeiro to Recife

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Featured Recife Airport Hotels

Hotel only $275

Atlante Plaza Hotel

2 stars
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Av Boa Viagem 5426 Map

Boa Viagem Beach amidst, Downtown and Historic Bairro Do Recife 15 minutes, Recife Airport REC 1.6 km, City Centre 2 km More

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Golden Tulip Recife Palace

3 stars
2.5 / 5 6 reviews

Avenida Boa Viagem, 4070 Map

Located in Boa Viagem Beach. 297 Rooms, all with sea view. Hotel facilities: 3 restaurants, bar, Room Service 24hs, business center, swimming pool, fitness center, sauna, massage, babysitting,... More

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Mercure Recife Navegantes Hotel

3 stars
4.0 / 5 2 reviews

Rua dos Navegantes 1706 Map

...The hotel is just 2.5 miles (4 km) from Guararapes airport and a few minutes from Recife shopping center, the largest one in the city.... More

Hotel only $80

Mercure Recife Metropolis Hotel

3 stars
3.0 / 5 2 reviews

Rua Estado de Israel 203 Map

...Agamenon Magalhães, linking Recife with Olinda, and is 7.5 miles (12 km) from Guararapes Airport. More

September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from Rio De Janeiro to Recife

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Sep 12 Rio De Janeiro (GIG) Recife (REC) TAM $466
Earn $4.66
Return Sun, Sep 14 Recife (REC) Rio De Janeiro (GIG) TAM

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from Rio De Janeiro to Recife

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Sep 12 Rio De Janeiro (GIG) Recife (REC) TAM $466
Earn $4.66
Return Sun, Sep 14 Recife (REC) Rio De Janeiro (GIG) TAM
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Flights to Recife

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.

Recife/Guararapes-Gilberto International Airport

Find cheap flights to Recife by using the search tools at Orbitz.com. Located about six miles from the center of the city, Recife/Guararapes-Gilberto International Airport (Av. Mascarenhas de Moraes) provides air service for the area. A number of airlines, such as American Airlines, Azul and Oceanair, offer both domestic and international flights to this state-of-the-art airport.

Getting from Recife/Guararapes-Gilberto International Airport

Ground transportation at the airport includes bus sevices that will take you to downtown Recife or to the bus station. The RRFSA train also makes stops near the terminal on Avenue Sul, and taxis are also available.

Weather in Recife

Temperatures in Recife are warm year round, making it ideal for a winter escape. August and September are the coolest months with lows in the upper 60s and highs in the low 80s. December through January boasts lows in the lower 70s and highs in the upper 80s.

Attractions in Recife

Recife offers a variety of tourist attractions. Boa Viagem Beach is a popular destination featuring coral reefs and miniature swimming pools. Rua do Bom Jesus Island is Recife's oldest attraction and it is where you will find the Kahal Zur Synagogue and free weekend concerts. Also in Recife is São Pedro dos Clérigos, a beautiful cathedral that dates back to the 1700s. No matter where you plan to visit in the city, Orbitz.com can get you started by helping you find cheap flights to Recife.

Interesting facts about flights from Rio De Janeiro to Recife

    • 4 direct flights are operating from Rio De Janeiro to Recife today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 2h 56m.
    • GOL flight 1470 (2:59 AM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Rio De Janeiro to Recife.
    • GOL flight 1476 (3:31 PM GMT, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Rio De Janeiro to Recife.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Rio De Janeiro to Recife (GOL flight 1476, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 2h 46m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Rio De Janeiro to Recife (GOL flight 1452, Boeing 737-800 Passenger) takes 3h 3m.
    • Flights from Rio de Janeiro Int'l airport (GIG), Santos Dumont Airport (SDU) to Guararapes Intl (REC) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Rio De Janeiro and Recife

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 767-300 Passenger US Airways
Boeing 737-700 Passenger GOL
Boeing 737-800 Passenger GOL
Airbus Industrie A320 US Airways, LAN Airlines