Cheap flights to Montevideo

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Flights to Montevideo in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 6% potential price drop
Average price$2,750Average for return flights in December 2021

Can I fly to Montevideo Carrasco from New Zealand right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New Zealand to Montevideo Carrasco

Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Montevideo Carrasco.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Montevideo Carrasco.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering Montevideo Carrasco.

Health Declaration Form - Travelers must complete their Health Declaration form 48 hours before boarding their flight. Travelers who are fully vaccinated, travelers who have proof of previous COVID-19 infection, Uruguayans, and residency permit holders can submit this form online, or on mobile app. Unvaccinated travelers must first apply for entry authorization and once approved, they will receive a link to the Health Declaration form.

Can I fly back to New Zealand from Montevideo Carrasco?

Returning to New Zealand from Montevideo Carrasco

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Montevideo Carrasco must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New Zealand.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Montevideo Carrasco are not required to quarantine after entering New Zealand.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Montevideo?

The cheapest flights to Montevideo are usually found when departing on a Thursday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Saturday.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Montevideo?

At the moment, flights at midday are likely to offer the best value for money for your Montevideo trip. A flight in the evening will more often than not be of higher cost.

How long is the flight to Montevideo from New Zealand?

The travel time that you will experience to Montevideo, Uruguay, from cities in New Zealand is going to vary a little bit depending on your departure point and the number of stops you need to make along your route. As an example of this, a trip from Auckland International (AKL) to Montevideo Carrasco (MVD), Montevideo, will take around 37h. If you want to depart from Christchurch (CHC) or Wellington (WLG), you will need to board a flight of about 1h to Auckland International first to begin your journey to Montevideo along this same route.

What types of direct flights are available to Montevideo?

There are plenty of Montevideo flight deals that you can find from cities in New Zealand even though it is unfortunate that there are no direct flights from New Zealand to the city of Montevideo. From Auckland International, there is a two-stop flight with layovers at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Santiago Arturo Merino Benitez (SCL). You can take this same route from either Wellington or Christchurch by first making a short flight from these cities to Auckland International.

When I arrive at the Montevideo airport(s), how can I get to the city centre?

Upon your arrival at the airport in Montevideo, you have a couple of options to make the rather short trip from the airport to the centre of town. One choice is to board a bus operated by Copsa that can make the trip to the town in about 30min for a price of around 42 UYU (1.40 NZD). If you prefer to travel by taxi, you can do so in around 22min for a cost of about 1,703 UYU (56 NZD).

When visiting Montevideo, what are some good things to do?

One destination that is very popular with visitors to this area is the Plaza Independencia, which marks the cultural and artistic center of the city. The National Museum of Visual Arts is a museum that offers a number of pieces in very visual mediums, most of which are from local artists. The Solís Theatre is a magnificent piece of architecture built in 1856, and there are tours offered to give visitors more information and history about the theater. Bodega Bouza is a winery where you can go on tours, plus it has a museum with a number of antique cars. De los Pocitos Beach is a gorgeous beach that is right in the heart of the city and is a great place for swimming and sunbathing for an afternoon. The Torres Garcia's Museum is a unique museum that shows a number of paintings and photographs from several local and regional artists.

If I am going to fly to Montevideo, do I need a visa or passport?

If you are planning on making the trip from New Zealand to Uruguay, you will need a valid passport and the passport needs to be valid for the entire length of your trip in Uruguay. If you are travelling to Uruguay as a tourist, you will not need a visa to enter the country.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Montevideo?

For a flight to Montevideo, you will be flying into Carrasco. Montevideo Carrasco (MVD) is just 16.1 km from the centre of the city.