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Airfares from $59 One Way, $122 Round Trip from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro

Prices starting at $122 for return flights and $59 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.

More About Flying To Rio de Janeiro from Salvador

Route Information for Flights from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro

Origin Airport IATA Code SSA
Destination Airport IATA Code RIO
Distance 756 mi
Direct Flight Airlines KLM, Aerolineas Argentinas, SA AVIANCA, Air France, Copa Airlines, TAP Air Portugal, Gol
Earliest Flight Arrival 4:10PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 4:10PM UTC

Flying from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro

Flights from Salvador

Salvador-Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport is located about 16 miles northeast of downtown Salvador, It serves those flying out of the Salvador area of Brazil. It is easy to book cheap flights from Salvador on Orbitz.com, where you can reserve air travel in advance to avoid delays at the airport. There are 16 airlines serving the airport in Salvador, including American Airlines, Air France, and Air Europa.

Parking at the Airport

The open parking lot includes spaces for disabled individuals. The real is the Brazilian currency. The rate for airport parking is five real for the first hour and two real for each additional hour. The maximum charge for parking is 30 real per day.

Getting to the Airport

Bus transportation is available to the airport with Transalvador, which has multiple bus lines running from areas such as Paripe, Siero, Vila Canaria and other locations. Taxis are available through Coometas taxi cab company; call +55 71 3224-4500 for information on rates and reservations.

Dining at the Airport

There are 17 different cafes, restaurants, and fast food places located at the airport, many of which are located on the departures floor. You can choose from Subway, coffee bars, Montana Grill Express, and other options while you wait. You can check departure times for cheap flights from Salvador on Orbitz.com when you purchase tickets.

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.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro now?
Head to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date info on quarantine and travel restrictions when getting a flight from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro.
Are there non-stop flights from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro?
You’re in luck — you’ll find 3 airlines which fly direct between Salvador Intl. Airport and Rio de Janeiro (SDU-Santos Dumont). These are some of the best:

  • LATAM Airlines
  • Azul Brazilian Airlines
  • Gol Transportes Aéreos

What is the shortest flight from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro?
It can take just 2 hours and 50 minutes to get from Salvador (SSA-Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Intl.) to Rio de Janeiro (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.). Sit back and enjoy the ride, because you’ll be coming in to land before long.
What airlines fly from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro most frequently?
Have a look at LATAM Airlines (LA). This airline offers some of the most frequent flights from Deputado Luis Eduardo Magalhaes Intl. Airport (SSA) to Santos Dumont Airport. It operates 60 services on this route every month and is a favorite with passengers. If you can’t find the right flight there, have a look at the fares with Azul Brazilian Airlines (AD). This carrier is a fantastic alternative and operates 56 flights from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro every month.
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 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. 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 from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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