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There are 2 ways to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Rio de Janeiro by plane

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Fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  15h 6m

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) NCE - GIG

R$ 1914 - R$ 2519

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Fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  16h 50m

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) NCE - SDU

R$ 1700 - R$ 5500

France → Brazil
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International entry into Brazil from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Allowed for: All visitors arriving by air. Brazil land borders are closed to non-essential travel

Restricted for: Foreign nationals that have visited United Kingdom and South Africa in the past 14 days

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Conditions of entry into Brazil from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Brazil

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Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Brazil from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rio de Janeiro is 136.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rio de Janeiro is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Rio de Janeiro is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 136.

Yes, entry into France from Brazil is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 3 May 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Governo Brasil.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs 280€ - 390€ and takes 15h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs 280€ - 390€ and takes 15h 6m.

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The distance between Nice Airport (NCE) and Rio de Janeiro is 9008 km.

It takes approximately 15h 6m to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Nice Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport. The quickest flight takes 14h 20m and has one stopover.

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Rio de Janeiro is 5h behind Nice Airport (NCE). It is currently 8:38 PM in Nice Airport (NCE) and 3:38 PM in Rio de Janeiro.

easyJet, Iberia, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Nice Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport.

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There are 4711+ hotels available in Rio de Janeiro. Prices start at R$ 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Distance: 9008.5 km
  • Duration: 15h 6m

What companies run services between Nice Airport (NCE), France and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil?

Air France, Iberia and seven other airlines fly from Nice Airport (NCE) to Rio de Janeiro every 4 hours.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Zurich, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 6500
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
R$ 1900 - R$ 6500
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via London Heathrow, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 6000
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Rome, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 5500
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 5500
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1900 - R$ 5500
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 2800
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2600 - R$ 7000
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 7000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 2800
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 7000
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15h 57m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3200 - R$ 3700
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1900 - R$ 5500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2600 - R$ 7000
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 2800
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 7000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 9000 - R$ 9300
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Rome, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 5500

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