The cheapest times to fly from GIG to OMA are

  • January 15th to April 1st
  • August 6th 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 OMA is early to mid February. Prices can be as high as $2428 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $1040 for Tuesday flights around early to mid February.


When to Fly to Omaha

Flying from Rio de Janeiro (GIG) to Omaha, NE (OMA) will usually cost between $1315 to $2068 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid February with an average ticket price of $1390. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $2144. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $754 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1606 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GIG to OMA flight.

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

GIG to OMA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GIG to OMA flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Rio de Janeiro. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $143 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1551. Return trip prices are from the OMA 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 OMA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 60 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking GIG to OMA

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 OMA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Miami, FL (GIG > MIA > OMA)

  • Price for both tickets: $957
  • Average savings: $650 (40.44%)

See GIG to MEX flights

Hack #2: Mexico City (GIG > MEX > OMA)

  • Price for both tickets: $996
  • Average savings: $611 (38.01%)

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Hack #3: Orlando, FL (GIG > MCO > OMA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1072
  • Average savings: $534 (33.25%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, American, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5564 miles or 8954 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GIG to OMA flight is about 10 hour 60 minutes.

How many flights go between Rio de Janeiro and Omaha, NE?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 26 available flights from GIG to OMA.


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 OMA
Destination airport name Eppley Airfield Airport
City Omaha, NE
Country the United States
Latitude 41.3
Longitude -95.9


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