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Recife Flight Information

Traveling FromRio de Janeiro
Origin Airport IATA CodeRIO
Traveling ToRecife
Destination Airport IATA CodeREC
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FAQs about flights from Rio de Janeiro to Recife

Is there a direct flight between Rio de Janeiro and Recife?

Keen to start exploring Recife? There are several carriers offering direct flights between Rio de Janeiro Airport (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.) and Recife Airport (REC-Guararapes Intl.). Gol might be just the ticket but if not, Azul is another popular choice.

How long is a direct flight from Rio de Janeiro to Recife?

If you're planning to travel from Rio de Janeiro to Recife, it'll take around 2 hours and 49 minutes to cover the total travel distance of 1,150 miles. You can book a direct ticket with Gol or LATAM Airlines. Nothing is as exciting as taking off to somewhere new, especially if you don't have to make a stopover.

What are the best airports for Rio de Janeiro to Recife flights?

If you're flying from Rio de Janeiro to Recife, there are a few ways to get there. Here are the most frequently flown routes:

  • Rio de Janeiro Airport (GIG-Galeao - Antonio Carlos Jobim Intl.) to Recife Airport (REC-Guararapes Intl.) - 126 flights per week
  • Rio de Janeiro Airport (SDU-Santos Dumont) to Recife Airport (REC-Guararapes Intl.) - 85 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Rio de Janeiro to Recife?

Sleep easy knowing you're flying to Recife with a reliable airline. There are plenty of air carriers that offer services from Rio de Janeiro, however these are some of the most popular to book with:

  • Gol with 565 flights every month.
  • LATAM Airlines with 370 flights every month.
  • TAP Portugal with 237 flights every month.
  • American Airlines with 138 flights every month.
  • Qatar Airways with 109 flights every month.
  • Aeromexico with 103 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Rio de Janeiro to Recife?

With roughly 18 flights running between Rio de Janeiro and Recife every day, it's never too late to organise a trip to Recife.

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