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Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Rio de Janeiro (RIO)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro are usually found in March or May, booked 38 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Rio de Janeiro (RIO)

LAX - RIO
Price
$871 - $1424
RIO
Temperature
77 - 87.8 °F
RIO
Rainfall
0 - 0.6 inches
Popular in December High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Cheapest in March Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
Average price $1127 Average for round-trip flights in July 2020
Round-trip from $871 From Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro?

Travelers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 18% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro, book at least 53 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 11% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1297 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1297.

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Rio de Janeiro from Los Angeles. Prices for May average $1155 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $815. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January. Opting for a May flight can save you 29% on your journey compared to booking in May

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro in July, August 2020

The best prices found for LAX to RIO flights for July, August
28 Jul - 13 Aug
$414pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
25 Jul - 23 Aug
$416pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
16 Jul - 28 Jul
$460pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rio de Janeiro from Los Angeles found for this year
4 Aug - 15 Aug
$409pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
4 Aug - 15 Aug
$411pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
28 Jul - 13 Aug
$414pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro

Late deals on round-trip flights to Rio de Janeiro from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
28 Jun - 23 Jul
$1469pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
23 Jun - 30 Jun
$1670pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
23 Jun - 30 Jun
$2819pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Rio de Janeiro from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro
1:55 pm - 8:20 am
Aeromexico
2 Stops
38h 25m
LAX - GIG
Aeromexico
$900
Kiwi.com
5:55 pm - 4:30 am
Korean Air
2 Stops
30h 35m
LAX - SDU
Korean Air
$1196
Ovago
8:55 pm - 4:20 pm
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
39h 25m
LAX - SDU
Multiple Airlines
$1247
United

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles 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.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $409, but on average you can expect to pay $449.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro for under $400 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro for under $1500?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro within the next 7 days for less than $1500.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro have been viewed 17 times in the past calendar month.

Is Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles.

Destination information for Rio de Janeiro

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R$ 5.32
Average temperature for July in Rio de Janeiro
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Rio de Janeiro
0.0 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Rio de Janeiro

Santos Dumont (SDU)