+32 (0)70 23 33 13

Our cheapest flights  to Rio de Janeiro

All fares are per person, in Euro and ‘as from’. They are subject to availability and change without prior notice. All pre-payable taxes are included. File charges (from €12/p.p.) and cancellation and/or travel insurance are not included. Airport taxes may differ according to the departure date, booking class and flight route.
Who thinks Rio de Janeiro, thinks exotic and sun-kissed holidays. That's right, but the Brazilian carnival city has much more to offer. Animals and plants spotting in Tijuca National Park, sipping a delicious caipirinha on Copacabana beach, visit the statue of Cristo Redentor atop the famous sugarloaf Corcovado Mountain or dancing the night away to the rousing sounds of the samba. Why wait? Book your citytrip to Rio de Janeiro now. Connections offers cheap air fares from Brussels to Rio de Janeiro.  To book a flight to Rio de Janeiro at the best price is a good start; to book a hotel room in Rio de Janeiro at the best room rate is the next step to an affordable stay.  Browse our website and discover our wide range of cheap hotels in Rio!


Why Connections?

    29+ years of experience and trained travel experts

    Your one stop shop for travel: flights, hotels, excursions, rental cars and insurance

    No-nonsense: easily compare flight rates per destination

    +77.000 advantageous rates with 200+ airlines

Rio de Janeiro: Good to know

Must do's in Rio de Janeiro

Cristo Rei: No visit to Rio can be considered a full success without a visit to the imposing statue of Cristo Rei on Corcovado Mountain. The statue stands over 700 m above the city and is lit at night. 360°C views, from sunrise to sunset are simply spectacular. 

Copacabana: undoubtedly the most evocative beach in the world. The four-kilometre long white beach is a haven for surfers who are only too eager to demonstrate their skills to the many spectators.

Carnival: when February comes around the energy of Rio de Janeiro is at its best. Scantily clad samba dancers and ornate floats attract the attention of millions of lookers-on.

Rio de Janeiro: Insider tips

Do as the locals do and shop your fruits and vegetables at the Feira da General Glicerio-market. Here you can find the best seasonal fruits and delicious Brazilian specialties like pastel (pastry with a spicy filling). Want to stop and pause? Sip a caipirinha? Listen to the street musicians? Go for it!

Feijoada: the national dish of Brazil is a stew of beans and pork served with rice and cabbage. Tasty! 

An hour's drive from Copacabana lies Grumari, a pristine sandy beach tucked in a nature reserve and embedded in the Atlantic rainforest. It is a favourite spot amongst locals, perfect to unwind from the city bustle. There is so commerce here so head to the nearby fishing village of Guaratiba for fish from the sea to your plate.

How to discover Rio de Janeiro?

The fastest way to get around is by bus or metro especially between the centre and the beach.

A taxi ride in Rio de Janeiro is affordable and secure.

Do you want to explore the surroundings? Why not rent a car?

Rio de Janeiro Travel information

Travel documents: for your flight to Rio you must hold a biometric passport, valid for at least 6 months at the date or your return to Belgium. More info can be found on http://diplomatie.belgium.be/nl. 

Local time: during winter -6 hours, during summer -7 hours

Currency: Brazilian Real (BRL). 10 BRL = 3,38 EUR (Euro)

Climate: Rio de Janeiro is situated on the crossroads of a tropical and temperate savannah climate. This results in high temperatures year-round.

Connections Travel shops

Brussels Airport

Brussels Airport

Departure Hall,
1930 Zaventem

Go to details for Brussels Airport
Show all travel shops

Why Connections?

  • 30 years of experience and skilled destination experts
  • Your one stop travel shop; flights, hotels, excursions, rental cars and insurance
  • 30 travel shops & 4 mobile travel agents; in your neighbourhood and at the airport
  • Available 7/7 to answer all your questions
  • +77.000 affordable flight fares with 200+ airlines