The cheapest times to fly from EUG to GIG are
- January 15th to June 3rd (except the weeks of February 19th, February 26th, March 19th, April 2nd, April 30th, and May 7th)
- August 13th to November 18th
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from EUG to GIG is mid May. Prices can be as high as $2603 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $1438 for Monday flights around mid May.
When to Fly to Rio de Janeiro
Flying from Eugene, OR (EUG) to Rio de Janeiro (GIG) will usually cost between $1486 to $2032 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $1467. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2294. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $828 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1550 can be considered a good price for a round-trip EUG to GIG flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the EUG to GIG route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the EUG to GIG flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Eugene. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GIG, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into EUG. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Rio de Janeiro, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Eugene. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $70 (4%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1567. Return trip prices are from the GIG to EUG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from EUG to GIG can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 13 hour 17 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking EUG to GIG
Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from EUG to GIG — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $1190
- Average savings: $361 (23.26%)
- Price for both tickets: $1197
- Average savings: $353 (22.77%)
- Price for both tickets: $1235
- Average savings: $315 (20.32%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from EUG to GIG? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Alaska, American, Avianca, COPA, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport to Mahlon Sweet Field Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 6832 miles or 10995 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from EUG to GIG?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop EUG to GIG flight is about 13 hour 17 minutes.
How many flights go between Eugene, OR and Rio de Janeiro?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 22 available flights from EUG to GIG.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||Mahlon Sweet Field Airport|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport|
|City||Rio de Janeiro|
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