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Cheap flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro from $1,250

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 20/8. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel.
MEL — RIO
23 Jul — 30 Jul1
1 adult
Tue 23/7
Tue 30/7

Cheap flight deals from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Melbourne (ME1) to Rio de Janeiro (RIO). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 18 July 2024.

Round-trip from

$2,402

One-way from

$1,250

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

April
LATAM Airlines
  • LATAM Airlines
  • 15/9-22/9
  • 3 total stops
  • 54h 30m total
  • Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro
LATAM Airlines
  • LATAM Airlines
  • 20/8
  • 1 total stop
  • 18h 05m total
  • Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro
High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Cheap Emirates flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Emirates for the route between Melbourne and Rio de Janeiro. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625,810 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest Emirates flights we've detected travelling from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro. Make sure to check back often as deals are often changing.
Tue 17/905:15MEL - GIG
1 stop47h 40mEmirates
Wed 25/903:00GIG - MEL
2 stops51h 35mEmirates
Deal found 18/7$3,326
Mon 16/902:25MEL - GIG
2 stops50h 30mEmirates
Wed 25/903:00GIG - MEL
2 stops51h 35mEmirates
Deal found 18/7$3,336
Wed 25/1216:55MEL - GIG
2 stops61h 00mEmirates
Fri 3/102:55GIG - MEL
2 stops51h 40mEmirates
Deal found 16/7$4,013
Sun 29/1222:30MEL - GIG
1 stop31h 25mEmirates
Wed 29/102:55GIG - MEL
1 stop30h 25mEmirates
Deal found 18/7$4,223
Sun 29/1222:30MEL - GIG
1 stop31h 25mEmirates
Wed 29/102:55GIG - MEL
1 stop30h 25mEmirates
Deal found 17/7$4,224
Wed 25/1206:15MEL - SDU
2 stops64h 15mEmirates
Sat 4/117:45SDU - MEL
3 stops60h 50mEmirates
Deal found 16/7$4,282
Thu 19/1222:30MEL - GIG
1 stop31h 25mEmirates
Sun 2/202:55GIG - MEL
1 stop37h 30mEmirates
Deal found 17/7$4,535
Thu 19/1222:30MEL - GIG
1 stop31h 25mEmirates
Sun 2/202:55GIG - MEL
2 stops41h 15mEmirates
Deal found 17/7$4,543
Tue 24/1203:25MEL - SDU
3 stops67h 05mEmirates
Sat 4/117:45SDU - MEL
3 stops60h 50mEmirates
Deal found 16/7$4,595

Cheap LATAM Airlines flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by LATAM Airlines for the route between Melbourne and Rio de Janeiro. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625,810 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced LATAM Airlines flights we've found at this time heading from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro. Deals are refreshing constantly so come back soon for more options.
Sun 15/908:00MEL - GIG
2 stops27h 40mLATAM Airlines
Sun 22/912:50GIG - MEL
1 stop26h 50mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$2,402
Tue 17/911:00MEL - GIG
2 stops34h 00mLATAM Airlines
Thu 26/913:10GIG - MEL
1 stop26h 30mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$2,408
Sun 15/908:00MEL - GIG
2 stops27h 40mLATAM Airlines
Sun 22/912:50GIG - MEL
2 stops35h 45mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$2,435
Tue 17/911:00MEL - GIG
1 stop34h 35mLATAM Airlines
Thu 26/913:10GIG - MEL
1 stop26h 30mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$2,451
Sun 15/907:00MEL - GIG
3 stops38h 35mLATAM Airlines
Sun 22/906:55GIG - MEL
2 stops32h 45mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$2,457
Tue 17/908:00MEL - GIG
3 stops27h 40mLATAM Airlines
Thu 26/909:35GIG - MEL
1 stop30h 05mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$2,480
Tue 17/907:45MEL - SDU
3 stops26h 45mLATAM Airlines
Thu 26/919:45SDU - MEL
3 stops56h 40mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$3,514
Sun 29/1208:00MEL - GIG
2 stops27h 30mLATAM Airlines
Thu 30/105:20GIG - MEL
3 stops34h 05mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 17/7$3,635
Thu 19/1212:30MEL - GIG
1 stop23h 00mLATAM Airlines
Mon 3/212:50GIG - MEL
1 stop26h 35mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 17/7$3,724

Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Melbourne and Rio de Janeiro in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625,810 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Sun 15/908:00MEL - GIG
2 stops27h 40mLATAM Airlines
Sun 22/912:50GIG - MEL
1 stop26h 50mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$2,402
Tue 17/911:00MEL - GIG
2 stops34h 00mLATAM Airlines
Thu 26/913:10GIG - MEL
1 stop26h 30mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$2,408
Sun 15/906:00AVV - GIG
3 stops27h 40mMultiple Airlines
Sun 22/912:50GIG - AVV
3 stops36h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7$2,434
Sun 15/908:00MEL - GIG
2 stops27h 40mLATAM Airlines
Sun 22/912:50GIG - MEL
2 stops35h 45mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$2,435
Tue 17/911:00MEL - GIG
1 stop34h 35mLATAM Airlines
Thu 26/913:10GIG - MEL
1 stop26h 30mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$2,451
Sun 15/907:00MEL - GIG
3 stops38h 35mLATAM Airlines
Sun 22/906:55GIG - MEL
2 stops32h 45mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$2,457
Sun 15/907:00MEL - GIG
3 stops26h 40mMultiple Airlines
Sun 22/912:50GIG - MEL
3 stops37h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7$2,459
Tue 17/908:00MEL - GIG
3 stops27h 40mLATAM Airlines
Thu 26/909:35GIG - MEL
1 stop30h 05mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$2,480
Tue 17/911:00MEL - GIG
2 stops34h 00mMultiple Airlines
Thu 26/917:05GIG - MEL
3 stops36h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7$2,487

One-way flights to Rio de Janeiro from Melbourne

Search for one-way flight options from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625,810 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro. For those needing a return trip from Melbourne, there is a search form available above.
Tue 20/812:00MEL - GIG
1 stop18h 05mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 17/7$1,250
Tue 20/812:00MEL - SDU
2 stops23h 10mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$1,252
Tue 20/812:00MEL - GIG
2 stops24h 15mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$1,252
Tue 20/812:00MEL - SDU
2 stops23h 10mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 17/7$1,258
Tue 20/812:00MEL - GIG
2 stops25h 35mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 17/7$1,259
Tue 20/812:00MEL - GIG
1 stop21h 40mLATAM Airlines
Deal found 18/7$1,281
Fri 16/820:00MEL - GIG
3 stops37h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7$1,299
Tue 20/806:00AVV - GIG
3 stops27h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7$1,308
Tue 20/806:00AVV - GIG
3 stops27h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7$1,314

Find flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625,810 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$2,402 - $3,326

Route

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Return

Price

MelbourneRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL - GIG

MELGIG

Melbourne

Sun 15/9

2 stops27h 40m

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Sun 22/9

1 stop26h 50m

$2,402

MelbourneRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL - GIG

MELGIG

Melbourne

Tue 17/9

2 stops34h 00m

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Thu 26/9

1 stop26h 30m

$2,408

Melbourne AvalonRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

AVV - GIG

AVVGIG

Melbourne Avalon

Sun 15/9

3 stops27h 40m

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Sun 22/9

3 stops36h 20m

$2,434

MelbourneRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL - GIG

MELGIG

Melbourne

Sun 15/9

2 stops27h 40m

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Sun 22/9

2 stops35h 45m

$2,435

MelbourneRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL - GIG

MELGIG

Melbourne

Sun 15/9

3 stops26h 40m

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Sun 22/9

3 stops37h 45m

$2,459

MelbourneRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL - GIG

MELGIG

Melbourne

Tue 17/9

2 stops34h 00m

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Thu 26/9

3 stops36h 30m

$2,487

MelbourneRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL - GIG

MELGIG

Melbourne

Mon 23/12

2 stops39h 00m

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Fri 17/1

2 stops46h 10m

$3,079

MelbourneRio de Janeiro Santos Dumont

MEL - SDU

MELSDU

Melbourne

Sun 15/9

2 stops43h 25m

Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont

Sun 22/9

2 stops42h 10m

$3,228

MelbourneRio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL - GIG

MELGIG

Melbourne

Tue 17/9

1 stop47h 40m

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

Wed 25/9

2 stops51h 35m

$3,326

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 18/7

Best time to book a flight from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Rio de Janeiro from Melbourne with our price prediction graph.
Estimated return price
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Travel insights for flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro

Get recent, data-driven insights about flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro including ideal travel times, pricing trends, and more.

How far ahead should I book a flight from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro. Price data was last updated on 12 July 2024.

To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro, you should look to book at least 75 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.

What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro?

Currently, May is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro (average of $1,679). Flying from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro in December is currently the most expensive (average of $3,056). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from MEL to RIO?

Find hourly flight availability from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 18 July 2024.

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 25% on airfare.

Rainfall in Rio de Janeiro by month

Plan your trip to Rio de Janeiro by taking into account the average rainfall totals by month.

In terms of precipitation, rainfall in Rio de Janeiro ranges from 40.0 - 130.0 inches per month. January is typically the wettest month, when rainfall can reach 130.0 mm. July is typically the driest time to visit Rio de Janeiro when rainfall is around 40.0 mm.

Temperature in Rio de Janeiro by month

Plan your trip to Rio de Janeiro by taking into account the average temperature totals by month.

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Rio de Janeiro, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, February is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 28.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of June, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 21.0 C).

Reviews of airlines servicing Rio de Janeiro

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Rio de Janeiro. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Rio de Janeiro. Reviews last updated 18 July 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with Emirates, LATAM Airlines and American Airlines from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro to help guide your decision. You can also see how each airline stacks up in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.1
Very Good
3,772 reviews

Crew

8.3

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Good although thete was 2 hours delay in the flight but still is good 😊

8.1
Very Good
3,772 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,772 reviews

Crew

8.3

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Good although thete was 2 hours delay in the flight but still is good 😊

7.6
Good
4,177 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,772 reviews

Crew

8.3

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Good although thete was 2 hours delay in the flight but still is good 😊

7.5
Good
2,216 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,772 reviews

Crew

8.3

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Good although thete was 2 hours delay in the flight but still is good 😊

7.3
Good
10,000 reviews
8.1
Very Good
3,772 reviews

Crew

8.3

Entertainment

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.1

Comfort

8.0

Overall

8.1

Reviews

1 / 10

Good although thete was 2 hours delay in the flight but still is good 😊

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • Can I find flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro for under $2,500 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro for under $2,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on LATAM Airlines for just $2,402, but on average you can expect to pay $2,814.

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

    Flying on LATAM Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Rio de Janeiro, with prices starting at $2,402. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by American Airlines and Qatar Airways, with the lowest prices starting at $3,079 and $3,228, respectively. These flights start at 8% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

    The cheapet airlines for a one-way flight from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro are LATAM Airlines ($1,250), Qatar Airways ($1,742), and Emirates ($2,431).

  • What are the most popular routes from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro?

  • What does MEL to GIG mean?

    Great question - MEL to GIG just means Melbourne Airport to Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl Airport. Now you’ll know what these unique codes when you look for flights! Melbourne Avalon Airport (AVV), Melbourne Essendon Airport (MEB), Melbourne Moorabbin Airport (MBW), Bendigo Airport (BXG) are some additional IATA codes for airports related to your trip.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro flight deals updated?

    The Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 18/7.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro?

    Currently, May is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro (average of $1,679). Flying from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro in December is currently the most expensive (average of $3,056). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 3 airlines flying from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro

Discover the top 3 airlines that operate flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625,810 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
LATAM AirlinesCheapest$1,879Average$2,363FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%
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United AirlinesCheapest$1,926Average$2,015FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$3,143Average$3,916FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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