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The best prices from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Rio de Janeiro are usually found in March or May, booked 24 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Edinburgh (EDI) to Rio de Janeiro (RIO)

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to RIO flight in 2021: compare Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Rio de Janeiro.
EDI - RIO
Price
£481 - £721
RIO
Temperature
21 - 28 °C
RIO
Precipitation
40 - 130 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Average price

£620

Average for round-trip flights in September 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 481

From Edinburgh Turnhouse to Rio de Janeiro All airports (RIO)

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro?

Friday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Rio de Janeiro.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro?

Users have found that booking a flight from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro at least 25 days early can save you up to 15% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 25 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro for as little as £655 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £691 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro?

Flights from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at £421.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro (EDI - RIO)?

It’s optimal to fly from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 15% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the evening.

Edinburgh Turnhouse to Rio de Janeiro 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Rio de Janeiro from Edinburgh found for this year
4 Dec - 20 Feb
£367pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
30 Nov - 13 Feb
£370pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Air France
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
4 Dec - 13 Feb
£371pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Air France
 
1 STOP
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
GIG
Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl
Air France
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

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Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro

What airport do you fly from for flights from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro?

For a flight from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro, you will be flying from Turnhouse. Edinburgh Turnhouse (EDI) is just 6.8 mi from the centre of the city. Turnhouse is the only Edinburgh airport and it handles 0 outbound flights to Rio de Janeiro per day. 5 airlines have flights to Rio de Janeiro from Edinburgh Turnhouse on a regular basis.

Which airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Rio de Janeiro have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

British Airways, Lufthansa, and KLM are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are flight prices decreasing from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Edinburgh and Rio de Janeiro for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro for under £400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro for under £400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £367, but on average you can expect to pay £382.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro return?

Air France, at £371, was found to be the cheapest airline from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be KLM. Air France is 36% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest flights from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro?

On average you can expect to pay £924 for a flight from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro. The cheapest flight overall is £387 while the most popular route, (Edinburgh Turnhouse - Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl) is currently priced at £367.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro?

British Airways, Emirates and KLM are the most popular airlines when flying from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Rio de Janeiro from Edinburgh?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Rio de Janeiro

Most visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse will not be allowed to enter Rio de Janeiro.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Rio de Janeiro.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse are not required to quarantine after entering Rio de Janeiro.

Documents
Travel Health Declaration - Travelers and airline crew must complete a Traveler's Health Declaration Form within 72 hours of boarding and present it upon arrival.


Do I need a test to fly back to Edinburgh from Rio de Janeiro?

Returning to Edinburgh Turnhouse from Rio de Janeiro

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Rio de Janeiro must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Edinburgh Turnhouse.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Rio de Janeiro are not required to quarantine after entering Edinburgh Turnhouse.

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Destination information for Rio de Janeiro

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = R$ 7.27
Average temperature for September in Rio de Janeiro
26.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Rio de Janeiro
10.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro–Galeão Intl (GIG)
Rio de Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU)

Top 4 airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Rio de Janeiro

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh to Rio de Janeiro choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Lufthansa
£375 £516 No cancel fee 76%
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British Airways
£396 £537 No cancel fee 70%
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KLM
£412 £593 No cancel fee 75%
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Emirates
£641 £780 No cancel fee 75%
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