Travel from Latvia to Brazil is: Partially open. See details.

There are 3 ways to get from Riga to Rio de Janeiro by plane or bus

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Fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  17h 22m

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) RIX - GIG

R$ 1821 - R$ 4428

Cheapest option

Fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  17h 36m

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) RIX - SDU

R$ 1206 - R$ 3409

1 alternative option

Fly to Cabo Frio, bus  •  27h 36m

  1. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Cabo Frio (CFB) RIX - CFB
  2. Take the bus from São Pedro da Aldeia to Rio de Janeiro

R$ 3701 - R$ 10149

Latvia → Brazil
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International entry into Brazil from Latvia

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Latvia
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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 Latvia

  • 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 Latvia

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 Latvia.

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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 Latvia from Brazil is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 7 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Governo Brasil.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Riga to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs $220 - $650 and takes 17h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Riga to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs $330 - $850 and takes 17h 22m.

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The distance between Riga and Rio de Janeiro is 10853 km.

It takes approximately 17h 22m to get from Riga to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Riga Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport. The quickest flight takes 16h 5m and has one stopover.

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Rio de Janeiro is 6h behind Riga. It is currently 4:13 PM in Riga and 10:13 AM in Rio de Janeiro.

KLM, Air France, Iberia and three other airlines offer flights from Riga Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport.

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There are 1158+ hotels available in Rio de Janeiro. Prices start at R$ 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Riga to Riga Airport is to drive which takes 11 min and costs $1 - $2.

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Map of how to get from Riga to Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Distance: 10852.6 km
  • Duration: 17h 22m

What companies run services between Riga, Latvia and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil?

Air Baltic, TAP Portugal and eight other airlines fly from Riga to Rio de Janeiro every 4 hours.

Airlines
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Riga to Cabo Frio via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
25h 52m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 4500 - R$ 12000
Flights from Riga to Cabo Frio via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 4500 - R$ 14000
Flights from Riga to Cabo Frio via Rome, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 4300 - R$ 17000
Flights from Riga to Cabo Frio via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
28h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 4800 - R$ 14000
Flights from Riga to Cabo Frio via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
28h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 4900 - R$ 12000
Flights from Riga to Cabo Frio via Billund, Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
28h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 17000
Flights from Riga to Cabo Frio via Gothenburg, Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
28h 45m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 17000
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 4400
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Munich, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 4500
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Oslo, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 1900 - R$ 4600
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Amsterdam Schiphol, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 4900
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 4000
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 4600
Flights from Riga to Cabo Frio via Lisbon, Salvador, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 4700 - R$ 12000
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Barcelona, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 3400
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 3400
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 3400
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 3400
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 3400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 5500
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Amsterdam Schiphol, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 4900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 6500
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 6000
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Amsterdam Schiphol, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 4900
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 4600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 5500
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Riga to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 5500
Bus operators
1001
Phone
+55 4004-5001
Email
sac@autoviacao1001.com.br
Website
autoviacao1001.com.br
Bus from São Pedro da Aldeia to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
R$ 40 - R$ 70
Book at
1001
Convencional
R$ 40 - R$ 55
Conv. C/Ar
R$ 45 - R$ 60

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