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Flights from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:39 AM

San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:39 AM

We've scanned 23,126,175,300 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro. Avianca & Air Canada frequently offer the best deals on San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Avianca
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Tue 11/1
2 stops
RIOSFO
Wed 11/9
2 stops
$720
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Avianca
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Wed 11/9
2 stops
RIOSFO
Wed 11/23
2 stops
$720
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Avianca
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Wed 11/16
2 stops
RIOSFO
Fri 11/25
2 stops
$720
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Air Canada
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Thu 11/24
2 stops
RIOSFO
Mon 12/5
2 stops
$945
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AeroMexico
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Wed 11/2
2 stops
RIOSFO
Mon 11/7
2 stops
$1,134
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Copa
SFORIO
Sat 11/12
2 stops
RIOSFO
Fri 12/2
2 stops
$1,135
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Copa
SFORIO
Wed 11/23
2 stops
RIOSFO
Wed 11/30
2 stops
$1,135
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Copa
SFORIO
Thu 11/24
2 stops
RIOSFO
Mon 12/5
2 stops
$1,135
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Azul
SFORIO
Tue 1/24
2 stops
RIOSFO
Tue 2/7
2 stops
$1,142
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Latam Airlines Group
SFORIO
Sat 10/29
2 stops
RIOSFO
Tue 11/8
2 stops
$1,155
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United
SFORIO
Thu 10/20
2 stops
RIOSFO
Mon 10/31
2 stops
$1,155
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American
SFORIO
Thu 11/17
2 stops
RIOSFO
Tue 11/29
2 stops
$1,330
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Latam Airlines Brasil
SFORIO
Mon 11/7
3 stops
RIOSFO
Mon 11/21
3 stops
$1,337
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Latam Airlines Brasil
SFORIO
Wed 11/9
3 stops
RIOSFO
Mon 11/14
3 stops
$1,337
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Latam Airlines Brasil
SFORIO
Wed 11/9
1 stop
RIOSFO
Wed 11/23
1 stop
$1,337
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Latam Airlines Brasil
SFORIO
Mon 11/14
3 stops
RIOSFO
Tue 11/29
3 stops
$1,337
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Latam Airlines Brasil
SFORIO
Wed 11/16
1 stop
RIOSFO
Wed 11/23
1 stop
$1,337
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British Airways
SFORIO
Thu 10/27
2 stops
RIOSFO
Sun 11/6
2 stops
$4,117
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Iberia
SFORIO
Wed 11/2
2 stops
RIOSFO
Mon 11/7
2 stops
$5,000
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Iberia
SFORIO
Sat 11/12
2 stops
RIOSFO
Fri 12/2
2 stops
$5,000
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Iberia
SFORIO
Sat 11/12
2 stops
RIOSFO
Sat 11/26
2 stops
$5,000
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Iberia
SFORIO
Wed 11/16
2 stops
RIOSFO
Fri 11/25
2 stops
$5,000
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Iberia
SFORIO
Thu 11/17
2 stops
RIOSFO
Sat 11/26
2 stops
$5,000
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Lufthansa
SFORIO
Tue 10/11
1 stop
RIOSFO
Sun 10/23
1 stop
$5,690
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Alitalia
SFORIO
Sun 1/8
2 stops
RIOSFO
Sat 1/14
2 stops
$6,758
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How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $721.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $854
7-14 days $0 $756
14-21 days $0 $906
21-30 days $0 $721
30-60 days $0 $720
60-90 days $0 $721
90+ days $0 $683

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro

We've examined 23,133,250,742 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$721 $720 $720 $721 $721 $721 $721

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September San Francisco Rio de Janeiro American 9/30/16 10/3/16 1 $3,077
October San Francisco Rio de Janeiro Avianca 10/22/16 10/30/16 2 $721
November San Francisco Rio de Janeiro Avianca 11/1/16 11/9/16 2 $720
December San Francisco Rio de Janeiro Avianca 12/1/16 12/14/16 2 $721
January San Francisco Rio de Janeiro Avianca 1/17/17 1/30/17 2 $721
February San Francisco Rio de Janeiro Avianca 2/1/17 2/8/17 2 $721
March San Francisco Rio de Janeiro Avianca 3/17/17 3/24/17 2 $721
April San Francisco Rio de Janeiro Avianca 4/11/17 4/14/17 2 $727

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$3,077
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$3,077 $1,058
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$1,058 $968
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$968
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$844
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$844

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro is $2,646.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro is $2,646.

San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro?
Answer: Miami, FL

Airlines in San Francisco flying to Rio de Janeiro Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:39 AMNumber of routes searched: 87Number of itineraries searched: 100,871

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco airlines with flights to Rio de Janeiro. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Copa PTY
United IAH
American MIA
American JFK
Delta -
British Airways LHR
Lufthansa FRA
Air Canada YYZ
Swiss ZRH
Delta ATL

San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco and Rio de Janeiro. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $187
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $112
Flights from San Francisco to Dallas - Ft Worth American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $211
Flights from San Francisco to Las Vegas American, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $67
Flights from San Francisco to Denver American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $147
Flights from San Francisco to Houston American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $147

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to Sao Paulo American, Air Canada, Azul, AeroMexico, Avianca, British Airways, Copa, Delta, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, Latam Airlines Group, Tap Portugal, United $801
Flights from San Francisco to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, WOW air $540
Flights from San Francisco to Belo Horizonte American, Air Canada, Copa, Delta, Latam Airlines Brasil, Lufthansa, Tap Portugal, United $1,309
Flights from San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic, WOW air $740
Flights from San Francisco to Brasilia American, Air Canada, Azul, AeroMexico, Copa, Delta, Latam Airlines Brasil, United $1,267
Flights from San Francisco to Buenos Aires American, Air Canada, AeroMexico, Argentinas, Avianca, British Airways, Copa, Delta, Iberia, Latam Airlines Brasil, Latam Airlines Group, United $881
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Cheap Domestic Flights to Rio de Janeiro - RIO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Jose to New York Alaska, JetBlue, Delta $297
Flights from Oakland to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Spirit $297
Flights from Sacramento to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, United $268

Cheap International Flights to Rio de Janeiro - RIO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Sacramento to Rio de Janeiro American, Air Canada, British Airways, Copa, Delta, United $1,374
Flights from San Jose to Rio de Janeiro American, Air Canada, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, United $1,487
Flights from Oakland to Rio de Janeiro American, Delta $1,467
Flights from Reno to Rio de Janeiro American, British Airways, Copa, Delta, Iberia, United $1,287
Flights from Fresno to Rio de Janeiro American, British Airways, Copa, Delta, United $1,467
Flights from Sacramento to Sao Paulo American, AeroMexico, British Airways, Copa, Delta, United $986
Flights from San Jose to Sao Paulo American, Air Canada, AeroMexico, British Airways, Delta, Iberia, United $1,264
Flights from Oakland to Sao Paulo American, AeroMexico, Delta $1,264
Flights from Fresno to Sao Paulo American, AeroMexico, British Airways, Copa, Delta, United $1,151
Flights from Reno to Sao Paulo American, British Airways, Copa, Delta, Lufthansa, United $1,275
Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Rio de Janeiro