Duration 15h 40m
Distance 7725 km
Average price R$ 2900
Possible routes 6 found

There are 6 ways to get from Arlington to Rio de Janeiro by plane, train or bus

We recommend flying from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, which takes around 17h 7m. Alternatively, flying from Reagan Washington to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao is the fastest option and takes around 15h 40m.

Recommended route
17h 7m
R$ 1727 - R$ 3941
Alternative routes
Fastest
15h 40m
R$ 1530 - R$ 9033
15h 49m
R$ 1537 - R$ 6051
16h 46m
Cheapest
R$ 1699 - R$ 1953

Train to New York JFK, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao • 16h 59m

  1. Washington Union Station
  2. New York JFK
  3. Rio de Janeiro
16h 59m
R$ 1822 - R$ 4573

Fly Washington Dulles to Sao Paulo, bus • 19h 58m

  1. Washington Dulles
  2. São Paulo – Tietê
  3. Rio de Janeiro
19h 58m
R$ 1470 - R$ 5729

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Arlington to Rio de Janeiro? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs $380 - $450 and takes 16h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Arlington to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs $350 - $2,100 and takes 15h 40m.

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The distance between Arlington and Rio de Janeiro is 7725 km.

It takes approximately 17h 7m to get from Arlington to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport. The quickest flight takes 14h 45m and has one stopover.

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Rio de Janeiro is 2h ahead of Arlington. It is currently 2:13 PM in Arlington and 4:13 PM in Rio de Janeiro.

Copa Airlines, Gol Transportes Aéreos, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport.

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There are 2052+ hotels available in Rio de Janeiro. Prices start at R$ 500 per night.

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How to travel from Arlington to Rio de Janeiro

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Arlington to Rio de Janeiro right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Arlington and Rio de Janeiro?

United Airlines, Azul and six other airlines fly from Arlington to Rio de Janeiro hourly.
Airlines
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
Frequency
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 11000

About Delta

Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Atlanta, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 11000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via New York JFK, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 10000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Newark, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 6000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2700 - R$ 12000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 12000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Atlanta, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 12000
Flights from Baltimore to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
12h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 11000
Flights from Baltimore to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Raleigh/Durham, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
18h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 11000
Flights from New York JFK to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 12000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sao Paulo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 10000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sao Paulo via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
14h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 10000
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 9000

About American Airlines

Flights from Reagan Washington to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Miami
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 9000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Philadelphia, Miami
Ave. Duration
16h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 9000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Raleigh/Durham, Miami
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 9000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Covington, Miami
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 9500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Louisville, Miami
Ave. Duration
16h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 9500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Jacksonville, Miami
Ave. Duration
16h 53m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 9000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Miami
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 8000
Flights from Baltimore to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Charlotte, Miami
Ave. Duration
15h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4642
Flights from Baltimore to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
16h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4642
Flights from Baltimore to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Miami
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4642
Flights from New York JFK to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3800 - R$ 9000
Flights from New York JFK to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Miami
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3800 - R$ 9000
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 9000

About LATAM Chile

Flights from Reagan Washington to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Miami
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 9000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Miami
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 8000
Flights from Baltimore to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
16h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4642
Flights from Baltimore to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Miami
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4642
Flights from New York JFK to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3800 - R$ 9000
Flights from New York JFK to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
12h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 7500
Flights from New York JFK to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Miami
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3800 - R$ 9000
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
Frequency
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 11000

About Gol Transportes Aéreos

Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Atlanta, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 11000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Newark, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 6000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2700 - R$ 12000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 12000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Atlanta, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 12000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sao Paulo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 10000
Ave. Duration
19h 32m
Frequency
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 6000

About Copa Airlines

Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Panama City, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
19h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 6000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Newark, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 6000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Panama City
Ave. Duration
13h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 6500
Flights from New York JFK to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Panama City
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3200 - R$ 7000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sao Paulo via Panama City
Ave. Duration
13h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 6000
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
Frequency
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 5500

About Azul

Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 5500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 6000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Porto Alegre
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 6500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1300 - R$ 5500
Ave. Duration
15h 6m
Frequency
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1900 - R$ 7500

About United Airlines

Flights from Reagan Washington to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Houston
Ave. Duration
15h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1900 - R$ 7500
Flights from Baltimore to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Houston
Ave. Duration
15h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4400 - R$ 5500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1300 - R$ 5500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sao Paulo via Newark
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 5500
Ave. Duration
13h 36m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 6500

About Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.

Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Bogota
Ave. Duration
13h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 6500
Flights from New York JFK to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Bogota
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 7500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sao Paulo via Bogota
Ave. Duration
13h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 6000
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 6000

About Air Canada

Flights from Washington Dulles to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Sao Paulo via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 5500
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 160 - R$ 240
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 160 - R$ 240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
R$ 160 - R$ 240
Premium
R$ 900 - R$ 1300
Flexi Coach Seat
R$ 280 - R$ 420
Business Seat
R$ 290 - R$ 410

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 270 - R$ 550

About Amtrak Northeast Regional

Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 270 - R$ 550
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
R$ 270 - R$ 550
Business Class Seat
R$ 430 - R$ 800

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 600 - R$ 900

About Amtrak Acela Express

Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 600 - R$ 900
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
R$ 600 - R$ 900
First Class
R$ 800 - R$ 1500

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 95 - R$ 140
Bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 95 - R$ 140
Book at
1001
Convencional
R$ 95 - R$ 140
Executivo
R$ 100 - R$ 120
Semi Leito
R$ 115 - R$ 125
Leito Cama
R$ 180 - R$ 220

Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
R$ 120
Bus from São Paulo - Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
R$ 120
Book at
Kaissara

Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 128

About Brasileiro

Bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 128
Book at
Expresso Brasileiro

Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 113
Bus from São Paulo - Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 113
Book at
Expresso Do Sul

Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
R$ 100 - R$ 140
Bus from São Paulo - Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
R$ 100 - R$ 140
Book at
comprepassagem.com.br
Convencional
R$ 110 - R$ 140
Executivo
R$ 100 - R$ 130

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro, or simply Rio, is the second-most populous municipality in Brazil and the sixth-most populous in the Americas. The metropolis is anchor to the Rio de Janeiro metropolitan area, the second-most populous metropolitan area in Brazil and sixth-most populous in the Americas. Rio de Janeiro is the capital of the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil's third-most populous state. Part of the city has been designated as a World Heritage Site, named "Rio de Janeiro: Carioca Landscapes between the Mountain and the Sea", by UNESCO on 1 July 2012 as a Cultural Landscape. - Wikipedia

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