Cheap flights from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires

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Tips to know when travelling to Buenos Aires

Travelers usually depart from Santos Dumont, or Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International when they travel from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires. Book your trip to arrive at Ministro Pistarini International, Aeroparque Jorge Newbery, Buenos Aires - Combis Puerto Madero, or Buenos Aires - Retiro. The distance between Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires is 1997 km. The most popular airlines for this route are LATAM Airlines, Aerolineas Argentinas, Azul, Flybondi, and British Airways. Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires have 163 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Buenos Aires, consider visiting La Boca, Buenos Aires, and Recoleta.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
LATAM AirlinesLANLAYesNo
Aerolineas ArgentinasARGARYesNo
AzulAZUADYesNo
FlybondiFBZFOYesNo
British AirwaysBAWBAYes0
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires takes around 3.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires?
The flight distance between Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires is 1997 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires?
Several carriers operate flights between Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Aerolineas Argentinas, Flybondi.
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, Santiago de Chile, Foz do Iguaçu, Salvador, Lima, New York, Porto Alegre, Belo Horizonte, Florianópolis, Fortaleza, Curitiba, Montevideo, Recife, Denver, Tel Aviv, Miami, Vitória, Espírito Santo, Los Angeles, Brasília, Porto Seguro.
What are the most popular routes to and from Buenos Aires?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Buenos Aires and Santiago de Chile, Lima, Puerto Iguazú, Asunción, Mendoza, Bariloche, São Paulo, Córdoba, Bogotá, El Calafate, Cusco, Salta, Ushuaia, Punta Arenas, Miami, Caracas, Mexico City, Posadas, Cancún, Calama.
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 Cabo Frio International, Zona da Mata Regional.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires?
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