Rio de Janeiro to Santiago de Chile flights from £404

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Travelers usually depart from Santos Dumont, or Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International when they travel from Rio de Janeiro to Santiago de Chile. The distance between Rio de Janeiro and Santiago de Chile is 2937 km. The most popular airlines for this route are LATAM Airlines, Sky Airline, Gol Transportes Aéreos, Aerolineas Argentinas, and Azul. Rio de Janeiro and Santiago de Chile have 161 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Rio de Janeiro to Santiago de Chile

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
LATAM AirlinesLANLAYes
Sky AirlineSKUH2Yes
Gol Transportes AéreosGLOG3Yes
Aerolineas ArgentinasARGARYes
AzulAZUADYes

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Chile COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Brazil with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Chile, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Forms and documents
  • Proof of vaccination is recommended for Chile

  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is recommended

  • Mandatory health declaration form

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers

  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results for vaccinated travelers

  • No quarantine required

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Brazil

Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in public in some cities

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 Chile in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Rio de Janeiro to Santiago de Chile?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Rio de Janeiro and Santiago de Chile takes around 4.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between Rio de Janeiro and Santiago de Chile?
The flight distance between Rio de Janeiro and Santiago de Chile is 2937 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Rio de Janeiro and Santiago de Chile?
Several carriers operate flights between Rio de Janeiro and Santiago de Chile. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include LATAM Airlines, Sky Airline.
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, São Paulo, Dublin, Buenos Aires, Foz do Iguaçu, Salvador, 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 Santiago de Chile?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Santiago de Chile and London, Cusco, Buenos Aires, Lima, Caracas, Calama, Sydney, Bogotá, Cúcuta, Montreal, Dublin, Punta Arenas, Mendoza, Toronto, Auckland, São Paulo, Bangkok, Arequipa, Puerto Natales, Barcelona.
Which airports are there in Rio de Janeiro?
Rio de Janeiro is mainly served by Santos Dumont. But there are other airports nearby, including Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International.
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.
What airports are near Santiago de Chile?
The main airport in Santiago de Chile is Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International. It is also served by Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Rio de Janeiro and Santiago de Chile?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Rio de Janeiro and Santiago de Chile thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Rio de Janeiro and Santiago de Chile can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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