Cheap flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro

MEL — RIO
17 Aug — 24 Aug1
Return
1 adult
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The best prices from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro are usually found in March or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Thursday and return on a Friday

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro?

Flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro are generally found to be more expensive on Thursday. 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 Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro?

To save up to 9% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro from $2,938 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $2,947 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Rio de Janeiro from Melbourne. Users have commonly found prices around $2,823 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $1,668. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

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

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 evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 14% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro in August, September 2022

The best prices found for Melbourne to RIO flights in August, September
30 Aug. - 16 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

SDU

Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont

3 stops

38h 10m
SDU

Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

34h 10m
$4,313

LATAM Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

30 Aug. - 16 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

3 stops

30h 00m
GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

35h 25m
$4,313

LATAM Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

30 Aug. - 16 Sep.
MEL

Melbourne

GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

2 stops

26h 55m
GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

35h 25m
$4,322

LATAM Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rio de Janeiro from Melbourne found for this year
27 Dec. - 16 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

1 stop

31h 25m
GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

29h 15m
$3,381

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

27 Dec. - 16 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

1 stop

31h 25m
GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

29h 15m
$3,406

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

27 Dec. - 16 Jan.
MEL

Melbourne

GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

1 stop

46h 55m
GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

29h 15m
$3,410

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

Cheap United Airlines flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro

29 Jan. - 20 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

2 stops

60h 05m
GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

70h 05m
$2,237

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

1 Feb. - 20 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

2 stops

36h 05m
GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

70h 05m
$2,276

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

30 Jan. - 22 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

2 stops

39h 35m
GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

70h 05m
$2,300

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

Cheap Emirates flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro

31 Jan. - 19 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

1 stop

31h 25m
GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

38h 00m
$3,050

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

31 Jan. - 19 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

2 stops

40h 20m
GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

29h 15m
$3,058

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

24 Jan. - 12 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

SDU

Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont

2 stops

38h 15m
SDU

Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont

MEL

Melbourne

2 stops

38h 10m
$3,078

Emirates

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

One-way flights to Rio de Janeiro from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro
9 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

2 stops

34h 35m
$1,357

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

9 Nov.
MEL

Melbourne

SDU

Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont

3 stops

38h 35m
$1,368

United Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

9 Nov.
AVV

Melbourne Avalon

GIG

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl

2 stops

41h 35m
$1,410

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Emirates and American Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro for under $2,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro for under $2,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $2,237, but on average you can expect to pay $2,517.

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

Flying on United Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Rio de Janeiro, with prices starting at $2,237. Another option worth looking into is Emirates, starting at $3,050 return. These flights start at 20% 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 cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro are United Airlines ($1,357), LATAM Airlines ($1,841), and Emirates ($1,975).

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

The most popular route from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro is Melbourne - Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl. You may also consider Melbourne - Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont or Melbourne Avalon - Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl.

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

When booking a flight from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro, you may want to consider flying on American Airlines, Emirates or Air New Zealand as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro?

While on average a flight from Melbourne to Rio de Janeiro is generally $7,039, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $2,327. When looking at the most popular route, (Melbourne - Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl), you can expect to pay $4,170 for that flight.