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Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Rio de Janeiro (RIO)

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The best prices from New York to Rio de Janeiro are usually found in November or February, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to Rio de Janeiro (RIO)

NYC - RIO
Price
$892 - $1464
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 November Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop
Round-trip from $892 From New York to Rio de Janeiro
One-way from $280 One-way flight from New York 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 New York to Rio de Janeiro?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Rio de Janeiro. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from New York to Rio de Janeiro at least 53 days early can save you up to 11% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 53 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from New York to Rio de Janeiro for as little as $1297 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1297 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in January. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Rio de Janeiro. Flights to Rio de Janeiro from New York in May are about $1155 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $815.

Cheap flights from New York to Rio de Janeiro in July, August 2020

The best prices found for NYC to RIO flights for July, August
31 Jul - 6 Dec
$526pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Copa Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
30 Jul - 8 Aug
$531pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
22 Jul - 28 Jul
$536pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

New York to Rio de Janeiro 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rio de Janeiro from New York found for this year
21 Oct - 27 Oct
$423pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
29 Dec - 25 Feb
$425pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
GOL
Non-Stop
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GOL
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
30 Dec - 20 Jan
$426pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
GOL
Non-Stop
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GOL
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from New York to Rio de Janeiro

Late deals on round-trip flights to Rio de Janeiro from New York, departing today and this week
28 Jun - 10 Aug
$700pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark
28 Jun - 9 Aug
$702pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
28 Jun - 13 Aug
$705pp
EWR
Newark
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
SDU
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Rio de Janeiro from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Rio de Janeiro
1:44 pm - 6:15 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
15h 31m
EWR - GIG
Multiple Airlines
$312
Fareboom
11:35 am - 8:35 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
20h 00m
JFK - SDU
Multiple Airlines
$280
Kiwi.com
9:07 am - 10:10 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
24h 03m
EWR - GIG
Multiple Airlines
$286
SmartFares

Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From New York to Rio de Janeiro

Are flight prices decreasing from New York 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 New York 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 New York to Rio de Janeiro for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Rio de Janeiro for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $423, but on average you can expect to pay $445.

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

There are no nonstop flights from New York 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 New York to Rio de Janeiro for under $700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Rio de Janeiro within the next 7 days for less than $700.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from New York to Rio de Janeiro was viewed by 42 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline for this route?

Currently, American Airlines Inc. offers the cheapest flights from New York to Rio de Janeiro. On average 28 flights can be found for this airline route daily.

Is New York weather warmer or cooler than Rio de Janeiro?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 88 °F range in February. The weather in Rio de Janeiro is generally hotter than New York's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

Destination information for Rio de Janeiro

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from New York 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 New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)
Newburgh (SWF)

Airports servicing Rio de Janeiro

Santos Dumont (SDU)