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Cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Brazil

Cheapest flights to Brazil in the next 3 months

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Flights from Johannesburg to Brazil

Flights from Johannesburg to Brazil will take you to the charismatic heart of Carnival within approximately 10 hours and 30 minutes. Flights take off from O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) and touch down at Guarulhos International Airport (GRU). Well-known airlines flying from Johannesburg to Brazil include South African Airways, British Airways, Air Namibia, TAAG Angola Airlines and OceanAir. Direct flights from Johannesburg to Brazil are available.

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Things to know before you travel to Brazil

General information

Essential details you need to know before your trip.

Country Brazil
Currency Brazilian Real
Exchange rate 1 ZAR = 0.23 BRL
Language Portuguese
Hub airport Sao Paulo-Guarulhos International Airport (GRU)
Time difference The capital, Brasilia, is 4 hours behind Johannesburg in summer; in winter, Brasilia is 5 hours behind.
Travel adaptor Type N

Travel documents

You will need a valid South African passport to fly from Johannesburg to Brazil. South African passport holders are exempt from a tourist visa for a stay of up to 90 days. Yellow Fever certificates are required upon return to South Africa.

Airport information

The historical centre of São Paulo is a 40-minute drive from Guarulhos International Airport.

Main attractions

Brazil is best known for attractions like Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro, the Amazon rainforest in Amazônia, and the historic architecture of Salvador.

Cost of living in Brazil

Compare the costs of everyday items in Johannesburg and Brazil

Average meal

Inexpensive restaurant

Johannesburg R 100
Sao Paulo R 98

Local beer

0,5L Draught

Johannesburg R 22
Sao Paulo R 21

Pack of cigarettes


Johannesburg R 38
Sao Paulo R 35

Taxi 1km

Normal Tariff

Johannesburg R 12
Sao Paulo R 11



Johannesburg R 20
Sao Paulo R 24
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