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Airfares from $71 One Way, $179 Round Trip from Fortaleza to Rio de Janeiro

Prices starting at $179 for return flights and $71 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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Route Information for Flights from Fortaleza to Rio de Janeiro

Origin Airport IATA Code FOR
Destination Airport IATA Code RIO
Distance 1352 mi
Direct Flight Airlines KLM, Aerolineas Argentinas, Azul, LATAM Airlines, Emirates, Alitalia, Copa Airlines, TAP Air Portugal, Gol
Earliest Flight Arrival 10:00AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 6:25PM UTC
Aug 27, 2019

Gol Staff excellent and helpful and courteous from check in to Boarding.

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Fortaleza to Rio De Janeiro · GOL Linhas Aereas S.A.

Fortaleza to Rio de Janeiro

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Flights from Fortaleza to Rio de Janeiro - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Fortaleza to Rio de Janeiro now?

Check out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most comprehensive info on quarantine and travel restrictions when getting a flight from Fortaleza to Rio de Janeiro.

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

Gol Transportes Aéreos and LATAM Airlines offer nonstop flights from Fortaleza Airport to Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl. Airport (GIG), which means you won't have to worry about swapping planes or being bored on a stopover.

What is the shortest flight from Fortaleza to Rio de Janeiro?

Jetting from FOR to Santos Dumont Airport takes at least 3 hours and 40 minutes. Enjoy a beverage and watch a show or two — this is a great opportunity to just relax.

What airlines fly from Fortaleza to Rio de Janeiro most frequently?

Check out Gol Transportes Aéreos (G3). This airline offers some of the most frequent flights from Fortaleza Airport (FOR-Pinto Martins Intl.) to Rio de Janeiro Airport (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.). It operates 91 services on this route every month and is popular with travelers. If you can't find the right flight for you there, check out the airfares with LATAM Airlines (LA). This carrier is a terrific alternative and operates 30 flights from Fortaleza to Rio de Janeiro 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 2020 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 the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

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 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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