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Cheap flights from Cancun (CUN) to Rio de Janeiro (RIO)

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The best prices from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro are usually found in August or June, booked 20 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Monday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Cancun (CUN) to Rio de Janeiro (RIO)

CUN - RIO
Price
$682 - $911
RIO
Temperature
77 - 87.8 °F
RIO
Rainfall
0 - 0.6 inches

Popular in

May

High demand for flights, 9% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$682

From Cancun to Rio de Janeiro

One-way from

$539

One-way flight from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro?

Tuesday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Rio de Janeiro.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro?

Travelers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 56% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 61 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,290, or $1,518 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro lean towards being more expensive in May. Prices are generally better when you fly from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $648.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro (CUN - RIO)?

It’s optimal to fly from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 12% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at noon.

Cheap flights from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro in January, February 2021

The best prices found for CUN to RIO flights for January, February
26 Jan - 8 Feb
$495pp
CUN
Cancún
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
4 Feb - 24 Feb
$518pp
CUN
Cancún
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
4 Feb - 25 Feb
$546pp
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún

Cancun to Rio de Janeiro 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rio de Janeiro from Cancun found for this year
26 Jan - 8 Feb
$495pp
CUN
Cancún
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
4 Feb - 24 Feb
$518pp
CUN
Cancún
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
29 Aug - 27 Sep
$526pp
CUN
Cancún
Aeromexico
   
2 STOPS
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Aeromexico
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún

Last minute flights from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro

Late deals on round-trip flights to Rio de Janeiro from Cancun, departing today and this week
1 Feb - 8 Feb
$595pp
CUN
Cancún
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CUN
Cancún
1 Feb - 8 Feb
$597pp
CUN
Cancún
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún
30 Jan - 11 Feb
$602pp
CUN
Cancún
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
CUN
Cancún

One-way flights to Rio de Janeiro from Cancun

The cheapest one-way flights from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro
1:38 am - 1:00 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
21h 22m
CUN - GIG
Multiple Airlines
$539
CheapFlights
8:38 pm - 12:50 pm
LATAM Airlines
2 Stops
38h 12m
CUN - GIG
LATAM Airlines
$558
mytrip.com
9:40 am - 9:10 am
Aeromexico
2 Stops
21h 30m
CUN - GIG
Aeromexico
$572
CheapFlights

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cancun to Rio de Janeiro flights.

Flight FAQs

From Cancun to Rio de Janeiro

Are flight prices decreasing from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Cancun and Rio de Janeiro for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from Cancún to Rio de Janeiro have flexible changes due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Cancún to Rio de Janeiro have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Copa Airlines is one of the carriers where you may find flexible change policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Copa Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Copa Airlines for just $518, but on average you can expect to pay $713.

Are there nonstop flights from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro for under $500 on Cheapflights?

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

Are there last-minute flights available from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro for under $600?

There are currently 13+ open flights from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro within the next 7 days for less than $600.

Is Cancun weather warmer or cooler than Rio de Janeiro?

Expect the weather to be around 90 °F on average in August. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Rio de Janeiro is generally colder than in Cancun.

How long is the flight from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro?

Copa Airlines, LATAM Airlines, and American Airlines can get you from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro in just under 11h 01m. Your travel time can differ by up to 6h 54m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro round-trip from $518. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Aeromexico, from $588, and American Airlines, from $597. Copa Airlines is priced at 37% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Avianca, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $407. However, be on the lookout for offers from LATAM Airlines and Copa Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro for a low price.

Destination information for Rio de Janeiro

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Cancun to Rio de Janeiro
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R$ 5.41
Average temperature for January in Rio de Janeiro
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for January in Rio de Janeiro
0.4 ″

Airports servicing Cancún

Airports servicing Rio de Janeiro

Santos Dumont (SDU)
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