Cheap flights from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro

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How to find the cheapest flight from
South Africa to Rio de Janeiro (RIO)

All the information you need to plan the best null to RIO flight in 2021: compare South Africa to Rio de Janeiro flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Rio de Janeiro.
How far in advance should I book a flight from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro?

To save up to 35% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 53 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro from R14 162 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R15 625 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro?

Flights from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro lean towards being more expensive in January. Prices are generally better when you fly from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro in September, with the cheapest ticket starting at R6 233.

Cheap flights from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro in July, August 2021

The best prices found for South Africa to RIO flights in July, August
10 Aug - 9 Sep
R11 719pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
10 Aug - 11 Sep
R13 489pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
8 Aug - 9 Sep
R15 011pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl

South Africa to Rio de Janeiro 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rio de Janeiro from South Africa found for this year
10 Aug - 9 Sep
R11 719pp
CPT
Cape Town Intl
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
CPT
Cape Town Intl
26 Nov - 29 Nov
R12 319pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
26 Nov - 29 Nov
R12 494pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way flights to Rio de Janeiro from South Africa

The cheapest one-way flights from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro
21:05 - 12:55
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
2 stops
68h 50m
CPT - GIG
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
R7 521
flugladen.de
14:10 - 17:50
Qatar Airways
2 stops
32h 40m
CPT - GIG
Qatar Airways
R8 779
flugladen.de
9:35 - 14:05
Ethiopian Air
2 stops
33h 30m
CPT - GIG
Ethiopian Air
R9 686

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Flight FAQs

From South Africa to Rio de Janeiro

Can I find flights from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro for under R13 167 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro for under R13 167. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just R11 719, but on average you can expect to pay R14 133.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on LATAM Airlines to help keep travellers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitising their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially-distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travellers safer while flying from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro. Policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are LATAM Airlines, TAAG, and South African. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro for under R11 704 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro?

The most popular airlines flying from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro are TAAG, Emirates and LATAM Airlines. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most popular routes from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro?

The most popular route from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro is Johannesburg OR Tambo - Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont. You may also consider Cape Town Intl - Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont or Cape Town Intl - Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl.

What are the cheapest flights from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro?

On average you can expect to pay R18 707 for a flight from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro. The cheapest flight overall is R18 707 while the most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont) is currently priced at R12 319.

How long does is the flight from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro?

There are many flights that can get you from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro in 25h 25m. Fly via KLM, Qatar Airways, or British Airways to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro return?

According to our current data, Lufthansa (R14 777), Ethiopian Air (R14 806), and United Airlines (R15 494) offers the cheapest pricing from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for TAP AIR PORTUGAL. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R4 609. Users have also found prices from R8 237 and R9 685 on TAP AIR PORTUGAL and Qatar Airways, respectively.

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Destination information for Rio de Janeiro

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = R$ 0,36
Average temperature for July in Rio de Janeiro
25.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Rio de Janeiro
1.0 mm

Airports servicing

Cape Town (CPT)
Durban (DUR)
East London (ELS)
George (GRJ)
Sabi Sabi (GSS)

Airports servicing Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl (GIG)
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU)

Top 4 airlines flying from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Africa to Rio de Janeiro choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
TAAG
R412 R493 No cancel fee 58%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by TAAG. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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LATAM Airlines
R571 R840 No cancel fee 81%
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South African
R661 R1 127 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by South African. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Emirates
R931 R1 517 No cancel fee 75%
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