you hold a passport issued by one of the countries below you need to
apply for a visa:
that this is not the complete list, so that for other countries visa
may be required. If you are not sure about your situation, please, send
us an email.
I need vaccines?
vaccination against yellow fever is recommended for all travelers who
come to QR03 in Brasilia (Distrito Federal)!
international certificate of vaccination against yellow fever is compulsory
for travelers who, within three months prior to their arrival in Brazil,
have visited or been in transit through the following countries:
Benin, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Colombia, the Democratic Republic
of Congo, Ecuador, French Guyana, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea Bissau,
Liberia, Nigeria, Peru, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Venezuela and Zaire.
vaccination against yellow fever is recommended for all travelers when
visiting the following states of Brazil:
Amazonas, Amapá, Distrito Federal, Goiás, Maranhão,
Mato Grosso do Sul, Pará, Rondônia, Roraima and Tocantins.
note that yellow fever vaccinations take approximately 10 days to become
international certificate of vaccination against polio is compulsory
for children aged between three months and six years.
from the web site of the Brazilian Embassy in London)
laguage is spoken in Brazil?
Portuguese. Spanish may be understood. Out of touristic and academic
places, few Brazilians speak English or French.
What is the Brazilian Currency?
is the Real (R$).
US dollar or 1 Euro is floating around R$ 3.00
Accordingly, 1 British Pound floats around R$ 5.00
that the only currency accepted in the country is the Real.
How is the weather in Brasília
whether is dry, but not too hot. Average temperature is 25 degrees (C)
You are strongly recommended to drink water many times a day.
General information about Brasília:
above the sea
inhabitants per sq kilometer
humidity around 25% during the dry season
time: 3 hours less than Greewich's time (and the same as Rio and São
km far from Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo
Airport Juscelino Kubitscheck (some 10km far from the Hotels area)
I am planning to visit different places
in Brazil. How can I get good prices?
can buy an Air Pass before coming to Brazil and travel, within 21 days,
for different parts of the country (including Amazonia and Pantanal).
Prices are much better than buying separate tickets!
4 stops US$ 399
5 stops US$ 499
6 stops US$ 599
I will be arriving in Rio de Janeiro or São Paulo and
then I have to take another plane to Brasilia. What are the flight options?
list below contains only part of the schedule. If you want to know about
other flights, please check with the companies.
Flights from SÃO PAULO to BRASILIA
from BRASILIA to SÃO PAULO
from RIO DE JANEIRO to BRASILIA
from BRASILIA to RIO DE JANEIRO
Flights from SÃO PAULO to BRASILIA
- CGH/BSB 07:00 - 08:35 ( MON to FRI )
RG - CGH/BSB 08:56 - 10:29 ( DAILY )
TAM - CGH/BSB 07:22 - 09:15 ( MON to SAT )
TAM - CGH/BSB 07:50 - 09:40 ( DAILY )
TAM - CGH/BSB 08:34 - 10:05 ( MON to THU )
VP - CGH/BSB 08:47 - 10:12 ( DAILY )
TAM - GRU/BSB 08:50 - 10:33 ( DAILY )
RG - GRU/BSB 09:00 - 10:31 ( DAILY )
Flights from BRASILIA to SÃO PAULO
- BSB/CGH 06:30 - 07:58 ( MON to SAT)
TAM - BSB/CGH 07:38 - 09:13 ( DAILY)
RG - BSB/CGH 07:00 - 08:31 (MON to SAT)
RG - BSB/CGH 09:00 - 10:35 ( MON to FRI )
VP - BSB/CGH 07:55 - 09:24 ( DAILY)
TAM - BSB/GRU 06:58 - 08:40 (MON to SAT)
VP - BSB/GRU 08:06 - 09:50 ( DAILY)
Flights from RIO DE JANEIRO to BRASILIA
or TAM - SDU/BSB 07:00 - 08:35 ( MON to SAT )
RG or TAM - SDU/BSB 07:48 - 09:35 ( DAILY )
RG or TAM - SDU/BSB 09:08 - 10:47 ( MON to FRI )
VP - GIG/BSB 08:20 - 09:55 ( DAILY )
RG - GIG/BSB 09:00 - 10:29 ( DAILY )
Flights from BRASILIA to RIO DE JANEIRO
or TAM - BSB/SDU 07:00 - 08:37 ( MON to SAT )
RG or TAM - BSB/SDU 09:10 - 10:45 ( MON to SAT)
RG - BSB/SDU 11:14 - 12:41 ( MON to FRI )
TAM - BSB/SDU 09:15 - 10:45 (MON to SAT )
VP - BSB/GIG 08:15 - 10:10 ( DAILY )
São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro have two airports, one in the center
of the city and another outside. For the airports that are outside the
city, there are special buses connecting the aiport to the center.
CGH = Congonhas Airport (in the center - only local flights)
GRU = Guarulhos Airport (out of the city - international and local flights)
SDU = Santos Dumont Airport (in the center - only local flights)
GIG = Tom Jobim Airport (Galeão) (out of the city - international
and local flights)
How expensive are the tickets?
Prices - Return tickets, without the airport taxes
- RIO DE JANEIRO / BRASILIA / RIO DE JANEIRO
TAM e RG: R$ 1.034,00
VP: R$ 994,00
- SÃO PAULO / BRASILIA / SÃO PAULO
TAM e RG: R$ 970,00
VP: R$ 952,00
Airfares may vary a lot. Actually there are many offers with lower prices
than those shown here. In order to get them, it is important to book
(and pay the ticket) earlier. If you are interested, please send an
email to email@example.com.