SkyTeam carrier Air France and LATAM currently sell insanely cheap tickets from French airports to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Roundtrip prices are as low as €220! Said tickets are sold exclusively by online travel agencies. Checked bags add €140 to the roundtrip price.
The flights are no longer available.
Please note that we can’t say when international travel regulations will be lifted. Since these are non-refundable tickets by online travel agencies, you may end up being unable to travel and lose your money.
Since this is unusual low fare, we also advice you to postpone further bookings like hotels for at least two weeks.
It may pay off to try other French cities yourself.
All itineraries at the lowest price include one leg with a single layover in Paris and a leg with two layovers in Paris and São Paulo. Some of them are overnight layovers.
Search & Book
You can find these fares exclusively with online travel agencies. Currently, there seems to be good availability – so fire up our flight search and try different dates. So far, we’ve found dates in September, October and November 2020. We haven’t found any flight dates 2021.
There seems to be a pattern that might help you find flights at the lowest fare. Google Flights displays flights from Air France to Rio de Janeiro for €438. Every time this price shows up in 2020, OTA gotogate seems to sell the same tickets for around €200 less.
These flights are offered by online travel agency gotogate. They will charge you for basically anything you try to add to your booking like bags, mail choices or basic insurances.
Information & Tips for Brazil
Brazil is probably the country in South America that is most frequented by tourists. Whether it’s the carnival or the Copacabana in Rio de Janeiro or touring the Amazon, visitors will get their money’s worth here.
Traditionally, flights to South America and Brazil from Europe are quite expensive, but since a few years, there are increasingly cheap offers, especially with Iberia and TAP.
Best Time to Visit
Brazil is a vast country – so there is no such thing as an overall best travel time. It all depends on what you want to see. It is best to visit the cities of Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo autumn and spring while the dry season fort the rainforest is from May to September.
Entry & Visa
EU citizens do not require a visa for stays of up to 90 days and can enter with a passport only. Note that, similar to the USA, that after your first stop in Brazil your luggage must be collected and brought through customs. Calculate accordingly when booking a connecting flight.
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