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Travelers usually depart from Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International, Santos Dumont, or Jacarepaguá Airport when they travel from Rio de Janeiro to London. Book your trip to arrive at Heathrow, Gatwick, London Stansted, Luton, or London City. The distance between Rio de Janeiro and London is 9264 km. The most popular airlines for this route are TAP Portugal, easyJet, LATAM Airlines, British Airways, and Azul. Rio de Janeiro and London have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at London, consider visiting St. David's Cathedral, Cardiff, Natural History Museum, Stonehenge, British Museum, Tower of London, St Fagans: National History Museum, Tate Modern, Canterbury Cathedral, Portsea Island, St. Paul's Cathedral, Roman Baths, Bath, Avebury, Isle of Wight, and Tintern Abbey, United Kingdom.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
TAP PortugalTAPTPYesOpens 36 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
LATAM AirlinesLANLAYes0
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British AirwaysBAWBAYes0
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AzulAZUADYes0
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United Kingdom COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United Kingdom – 11/2022
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Most travelers from Brazil can enter London, LHR, but there are restrictions.

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  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in certain settings

Return

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
Additional information
  • Masks are not required in public

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 United Kingdom in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Rio de Janeiro to London?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Rio de Janeiro and London takes around 11 hours.
What is the flight distance between Rio de Janeiro and London?
The flight distance between Rio de Janeiro and London is 9264 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Rio de Janeiro and London?
Several carriers operate flights between Rio de Janeiro and London. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include British Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Rio de Janeiro?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, Dublin, Buenos Aires, Foz do Iguaçu, Salvador, Santiago de Chile, Lima, Florianópolis, Belo Horizonte, Manaus, Brasília, Recife, Curitiba, Cusco, Vitória, Espírito Santo, Fortaleza, Porto Seguro, Lisbon, Porto Alegre, Cuiabá.
What are the most popular routes to and from London?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as London and Reykjavik, Bucharest, Athens, Dublin, Istanbul, Lisbon, Sofia, Tirana, New York, Edinburgh, Belfast, Larnaca, Glasgow, Málaga, Antalya, Faro, Thessaloniki, Budapest, Madrid, Alicante.
Which airports are there in Rio de Janeiro?
Rio de Janeiro is mainly served by Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International. But there are other airports nearby, including Santos Dumont, Jacarepaguá Airport.
What airports are near Rio de Janeiro?
The main airport in Rio de Janeiro is Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International. It is also served by Zona da Mata Regional, Cabo Frio International.
What airports are near London?
The main airport in London is Heathrow. It is also served by Birmingham, Bristol, East Midlands, Southampton, Cardiff, Bournemouth, Exeter, Humberside, Coventry, Norwich.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Rio de Janeiro and London?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Rio de Janeiro and London thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Rio de Janeiro and London can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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