The cheapest times to fly from GIG to BOS are

  • January 22nd to April 1st (except the week of February 19th)
  • May 7th to June 3rd (except the week of May 14th)
  • September 10th to December 9th

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 GIG to BOS is early November. Prices can be as high as $1488 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $638 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Boston

Flying from Rio de Janeiro (GIG) to Boston, MA (BOS) will usually cost between $691 to $1219 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $692. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $1350. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $658 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $890 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GIG to BOS flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the GIG to BOS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

GIG to BOS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GIG to BOS flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Rio de Janeiro. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to BOS, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into GIG. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $105 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $870. Return trip prices are from the BOS to GIG flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from GIG to BOS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 41 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking GIG to BOS

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 GIG to BOS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Sao Paulo (GIG > GRU > BOS)

  • Price for both tickets: $782
  • Average savings: $109 (12.19%)

See GIG to BSB flights

Hack #2: Brasilia (GIG > BSB > BOS)

  • Price for both tickets: $809
  • Average savings: $82 (9.16%)

See GIG to GRU flights

Hack #3: Miami, FL (GIG > MIA > BOS)

  • Price for both tickets: $872
  • Average savings: $18 (2.02%)

See GIG to MIA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GIG to BOS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Aerolineas Argentinas, Air Canada, Air France, American, Avianca, Azul, British Airways, COPA, Delta, Gol, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, LATAM, Lufthansa, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Air Maroc, Tap Air Portugal, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Logan International Airport to Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4838 miles or 7786 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from GIG to BOS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GIG to BOS flight is about 9 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Rio de Janeiro and Boston, MA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 76 available flights from GIG to BOS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GIG
Origination airport name Galeao Antonio Carlos Jobim International Airport
City Rio de Janeiro
Country Brazil
Latitude -22.8
Longitude -43.2

Return Airport

Destination code BOS
Destination airport name Logan International Airport
City Boston, MA
Country the United States
Latitude 42.4
Longitude -71


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