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Fares from $35 One Way, $68 Round Trip from Porto Alegre to Rio de Janeiro

Prices starting at $68 for return flights and $35 for one-way flights to Rio de Janeiro were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To Rio de Janeiro from Porto Alegre

Route Information for Flights from Porto Alegre to Rio de Janeiro

Origin Airport IATA CodePOA
Destination Airport IATA CodeRIO
Distance697 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesTAP Air Portugal, Gol
Earliest Flight Arrival11:20AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival11:20AM UTC

Finding Flights from Porto Alegre to Rio De Janeiro

Salgado Filho International Airport

If you're looking for cheap flights from Porto Alegre, Brazil, look no further than Orbitz.com. The site is designed to help you find the fares and travel routes that work best for your budget and schedule. Just enter your travel dates, choose the air ticket price and schedule that works for you, and you'll receive a selection of offers from several different carriers. When your flight leaves Culiacan, it will be flying out of Salgado Filho International Airport. The airport is located about five miles from the center of town. The airlines servicing the airport include TAP Portugal, Aerolinas Argentinas and Copa Airlines.

Transportation to Salgado Filho International Airport

There are several transportation options to get you to the airport. The Trensurb train stops near the airport and runs from 5:00 a.m. to midnight. You could also opt for a taxi ride to the airport, which costs about $10 per ride.

Parking at the Airport

The airport has space for 1,440 cars. The first 30 minutes costs approximately $2.40. The first hour is about $4.90, and each additional hour is about $.50.

Dining Options at the Airport

There are many places to eat at the airport, so if you have an early flight, you'll be set. You can choose to have an American breakfast at McDonald's or check out a restaurant like the Kibon Café for Brazilian fare. Book your flights from Porto Alegre with Orbitz.com so that you can get the best deal possible.

Galeão International Airport

Planning a trip can often be a confusing task. Knowing how to locate the best deals in travel can be difficult, especially if you are on a budget. For the travel planner looking to locate flights to Rio de Janeiro, Orbitz.com can help locate the best deals. The Galeão International Airport is located 12 miles north of downtown Rio de Janeiro. Twenty different airlines render services to the airport to more than 26 domestic locations and 24 international destinations.

Transportation From the Airport

Rio offers several methods for getting around the city. The urban transportation system is available for a flat rate depending on the destination. The airport offers complementary shuttle service to many hotels within the city, and Orbitz.com can help individuals locate car rental agencies in the area. Many rentals are available within the main concourse for convenience. Taxi services are often the best method of travel while in Rio. Fees are charged based on the distance traveled.

Weather in Rio de Janeiro

The warmest month of the year in Rio de Janeiro is February, when temperatures average in the high 80s. The coolest month is in July, when temperatures are in the mid- to low 70s. The city has a very temperate climate year-round, which makes it an excellent vacation spot.

Things to Do in Rio

Visitors to Rio will find plenty of things to do and see. The Botanical Gardens are open every day and feature one of the most exotic gardens in the area, which is home to a wide variety of species of wildlife and plants. Ipanema Beach is ideal for those who want to get some sun. The beach offers hiking, swimming, boating, fishing and a variety of other water activities. Orbitz.com can assist in locating flights to Rio de Janeiro, and securing other travel arrangements.

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

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

Yes, if you're flying from Porto Alegre (POA-Salgado Filho Intl.) to Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont), you'll only have one flight number to bear in mind. There are 3 airlines with nonstop services to choose from. Some of the best include:

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

It can take as little as 1 hour and 50 minutes. If you think your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' instead of flying, you'll enjoy the trip from Porto Alegre (POA-Salgado Filho Intl.) to Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont).

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

Try out Gol Transportes Aéreos (G3). This airline offers some of the most frequent flights from Porto Alegre Airport (POA-Salgado Filho Intl.) to Rio de Janeiro Airport (SDU-Santos Dumont). It operates 105 services on this route each month and is popular with passengers. If you can't find the right flight for you there, look up the airfares with Azul Brazilian Airlines (AD). This carrier is a terrific alternative and operates 86 flights from Porto Alegre (and vicinity) to Rio de Janeiro (and vicinity) monthly.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Rio de Janeiro?

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 Rio de Janeiro 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 Rio de Janeiro with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Rio de Janeiro 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.