El Calafate to Rio de Janeiro flights from £336

Flights starting at £336. Choose between Aerolineas Argentinas, Azul, or Gol Transportes Aéreos to find the best price.

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El Calafate FTEBuenos Aires AEPCórdoba COREl Calafate FTE

Aerolineas Argentinas

£577
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El Calafate FTEBuenos Aires AEPCuritiba CWBSão Paulo VCPBuenos Aires AEPCórdoba COREl Calafate FTE

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£496

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Book your trip to arrive at Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International, Santos Dumont, or Jacarepaguá Airport. The most popular airlines for this route are Aerolineas Argentinas, Azul, Gol Transportes Aéreos, LATAM Airlines, and JetSMART. El Calafate and Rio de Janeiro have 172 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Rio de Janeiro, consider visiting Ipanema Beach, Governador Island, Sugarloaf Mountain, Brazil, and Cristo Redentor.

Check-in for a flight from El Calafate to Rio de Janeiro

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Aerolineas ArgentinasARGARYesNo
AzulAZUADYes0
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Gol Transportes AéreosGLOG3Yes0
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LATAM AirlinesLANLAYes0
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JetSMARTJATJAYesOpens 72 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Brazil COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Brazil – 12/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Argentina can enter Brazil, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required for vaccinated travelers
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for Brazil

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Brazil in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from El Calafate?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as El Calafate and Buenos Aires, Bariloche, Ushuaia, London, Puerto Iguazú, Santiago de Chile, Calama, Mendoza, Manchester, Cusco, Punta Arenas, Lima, Reykjavik, Salta, Melbourne, Dublin, Inverness, San Miguel de Tucumán, Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Baku.
What are the most popular routes to and from Rio de Janeiro?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Rio de Janeiro and London, Dublin, São Paulo, Buenos Aires, Santiago de Chile, Lima, Foz do Iguaçu, Montevideo, Salvador, Fortaleza, Porto Alegre, Belo Horizonte, Bangkok, Cusco, Curitiba, Calama, Brasília, Florianópolis, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Recife.
Which airports are there in El Calafate?
El Calafate is mainly served by Comandante Armando Tola International. But there are other airports nearby, including Lago Argentino Airport.
What airports are near Rio de Janeiro?
The main airport in Rio de Janeiro is Santos Dumont. It is also served by Zona da Mata Regional, Cabo Frio International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between El Calafate and Rio de Janeiro?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between El Calafate and Rio de Janeiro thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between El Calafate and Rio de Janeiro can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between El Calafate and Rio de Janeiro?
Currently, you can fly between El Calafate and Rio de Janeiro with Aerolineas Argentinas, Azul, Gol Transportes Aéreos, LATAM Airlines, JetSMART.
When's the best time to travel between El Calafate and Rio de Janeiro?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between El Calafate and Rio de Janeiro, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between El Calafate and Rio de Janeiro?
Traveling between El Calafate and Rio de Janeiro, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
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