Rio De Janeiro and Santa Cruz airports and terminals
Airports in Rio De Janeiro RJ, 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
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Lowest roundtrip airfare in May from Rio De Janeiro to Santa Cruz
|Leave Tue, May 26||Rio De Janeiro (GIG)||Santa Cruz (VVI)||Avianca||
|Return Fri, Jun 5||Santa Cruz (VVI)||Rio De Janeiro (GIG)||Avianca|
Flights to Santa Cruz
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.
Airports in Santa Cruz
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Transportation from the Airport
The drive from San Jose International Airport to Santa Cruz is about 45 minutes to an hour on State Highway 17. The Santa Cruz Airport Flyer bus departs from the airport four times daily. The per-person, one-way rate is $40. The bus drops off passengers at the University Inn in Santa Cruz.
Weather in Santa Cruz
Thanks to its seaside locale, Santa Cruz experiences a Mediterranean climate. Winters are cool and wet, with high temperatures averaging around 60 degrees. Most of the yearly precipitation falls during the winter months. Summers are pleasantly warm, dry and sunny, with high temperatures from May through October usually in the low 70s. Long stretches with no rain are normal, although heavy fog rolling in from Monterey Bay is common at night throughout the summer.
Things to Do in Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz is known for its wonderful beach and green spaces. Natural Bridges State Beach features powerful surf and rocky monuments sculpted by the water. Enjoy all of the sights and sounds of this California seaside getaway when you book flights to Santa Cruz with Orbitz.com
Flight schedule for flights from Rio De Janeiro to Santa Cruz on Wed, Apr 1, 2015
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|GOL/GOL||G31701/G37600||SDU||7:18 AM||VVI||1:10 PM||738/738||6hr 52min|
|GOL/GOL||G31703/G37600||SDU||8:32 AM||VVI||1:10 PM||738/738||5hr 38min|
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