Santiago de Chile to Rio de Janeiro flights from $181

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Santiago de Chile SCLRio de Janeiro GIG

Sky Airline

$416

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One-way trips

Santiago de Chile SCLRio de Janeiro GIG

LATAM Airlines

$193

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Book your trip to arrive at Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International, Santos Dumont, or Jacarepaguá Airport. The distance between Santiago de Chile and Rio de Janeiro is 2937 km. The most popular airlines for this route are LATAM Airlines, Sky Airline, Azul, Gol Transportes Aéreos, and Aerolineas Argentinas. Santiago de Chile and Rio de Janeiro have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Rio de Janeiro, consider visiting Cristo Redentor, Ipanema Beach, Sugarloaf Mountain, Brazil, and Governador Island.

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Gol Transportes AéreosGLOG3Yes0
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Aerolineas ArgentinasARGARYesNo

Brazil COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Brazil – 02/2023
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Chile 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

Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for Rapa Nui
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for Chile
  • Mandatory entry form for Rapa Nui
  • Mandatory accommodation booking or letter of invitation for Rapa Nui
  • Recommended health insurance for Chile
Additional information
  • Mandatory 5-day health monitoring for Rapa Nui
  • Masks are mandatory in certain settings

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

How long does it take to travel from Santiago de Chile to Rio de Janeiro?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Santiago de Chile and Rio de Janeiro takes around 4.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Santiago de Chile and Rio de Janeiro?
The flight distance between Santiago de Chile and Rio de Janeiro is 2937 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Santiago de Chile and Rio de Janeiro?
Several carriers operate flights between Santiago de Chile and Rio de Janeiro. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include LATAM Airlines, JetSMART, Sky Airline.
What are the most popular routes to and from Santiago de Chile?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Santiago de Chile and Buenos Aires, Lima, Punta Arenas, Calama, Puerto Montt, Cusco, Mendoza, Bogotá, Puerto Natales, São Paulo, La Serena, New York, Temuco, Concepción, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Balmaceda, Córdoba, Medellín, Miami.
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, Buenos Aires, Lima, Foz do Iguaçu, Salvador, Denver, Florianópolis, New York, Porto Alegre, Belo Horizonte, Brasília, Cusco, Los Angeles, Curitiba, Montevideo, Fortaleza, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Recife, Dallas, Asunción.
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.
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.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Santiago de Chile and Rio de Janeiro?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Santiago de Chile and Rio de Janeiro thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Santiago de Chile 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?
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