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Fares from $32 One Way, $62 Round Trip from Rio de Janeiro to Porto Alegre

Prices starting at $62 for return flights and $32 for one-way flights to Porto Alegre were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Porto Alegre from Rio de Janeiro

Route Information for Flights from Rio de Janeiro to Porto Alegre

Origin Airport IATA CodeRIO
Destination Airport IATA CodePOA
Distance697 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesGol
Earliest Flight Arrival9:40AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival1:15AM UTC

Flying from Rio De Janeiro to Porto Alegre

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.

Porto Alegre Airport Information

Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights to Porto Alegre, the cosmopolitan capital city of Rio Grande do Sul in south Brazil. Visitors to the city fly into Salgado Filho International Airport, located at Av. Severo Dulius, 90010 - Sao Joao, approximately four miles northeast of downtown Porto Alegre. The airport is served by 15 major airlines, including Aerolíneas Argentinas, Avianca Brazil, Copa Airlines, Gol Airlines, TAM Airlines and Webjet.

Salgado Filho International Airport Ground Transportation

Salgado Filho International Airport offers public transportation and taxi service. Train service is available from the airport at a stop that is located near Terminal 2, so you will have to take a free airport shuttle to the train if you arrive at Terminal 1. The train ride to downtown costs approximately R .75. There is also a bus stop located in front of Terminal 1. Taking a taxi is the most convenient way to get you and your luggage to the downtown area. A taxi ride from the airport to downtown should cost approximately R 20.

Weather Information for Porto Alegre

Porto Alegre has a humid, subtropical climate. Summer temperatures can average above 90 ºF, and winter temperatures range from 39 to 66 ºF. The area receives a lot of rain, and thunderstorms are common occurrences. Spring is a great time to visit Porto Alegre due to the warm temperatures and decreased chance of rain. Carnival is also held in Porto Alegre during this time of the year in the days immediately preceding Lent, making it a particularly exciting time to visit.

Popular Attractions in the Porto Alegre Area

Popular Porto Alegre attractions include Santuario Mae de Deus, the Fundaçao Ibere Camargo, Sao Miguel das Missoes and Moinhos de Vento. Orbitz.com can help you find discount tickets to area attractions as well as cheap flights to Porto Alegre.

Flights from Rio de Janeiro to Porto Alegre - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Rio de Janeiro to Porto Alegre?

Yep, your fun-filled getaway is just a simple flight away. Fantastic news, isn't it? Cruise in comfort aboard one of the 3 carriers that fly directly from Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont) to Porto Alegre (POA-Salgado Filho Intl.). Popular picks include:

  • Azul
  • Gol
  • LATAM Airlines
What is the shortest flight from Rio de Janeiro to Porto Alegre?

It can zip by in as little as 1 hour and 50 minutes. If you're a firm believer that your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' instead of flying, you'll enjoy the ride from Rio de Janeiro to Porto Alegre.

What airlines fly from Rio de Janeiro (and vicinity) to Porto Alegre (and vicinity) most frequently?

Consider booking a ticket with Gol Transportes Aéreos (G3), which frequently services this route. This airline operates 108 flights every month between Rio de Janeiro Airport (SDU-Santos Dumont) and Porto Alegre Airport (POA-Salgado Filho Intl.). Also research the great airfares available with Azul Brazilian Airlines (AD). Offering 62 monthly flights between Rio de Janeiro (and vicinity) and Porto Alegre (and vicinity), they'll make sure your journey is just as good as the destination.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Porto Alegre?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Porto Alegre have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Porto Alegre with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Porto Alegre without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.