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Fly Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  2h 13m

  1. Fly from Salvador (SSA) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) SSA - SDU

R$ 144 - R$ 929

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Fly Salvador to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  3h 19m

  1. Fly from Salvador (SSA) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) SSA - GIG

R$ 139 - R$ 648

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Fly Vitoria da Conquista to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  4h 2m

  1. Fly from Vitoria da Conquista (VDC) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) VDC - SDU

R$ 368 - R$ 371

Fly Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  3h 48m

  1. Fly from Ilheus (IOS) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) IOS - SDU

R$ 227 - R$ 620

Fly Teixeira de Freitas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  5h 30m

  1. Fly from Teixeira de Freitas (TXF) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) TXF - SDU

R$ 532 - R$ 1537

Fly Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  5h 19m

  1. Fly from Ilheus (IOS) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) IOS - GIG

R$ 262 - R$ 1639

Bus  •  30h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro

R$ 416 - R$ 421

Bus via Santo Antônio de Jesus  •  32h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Salvador to Santo Antônio de Jesus
  2. Take the bus from Santo Antônio de Jesus to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio

R$ 337 - R$ 512

Drive  •  21h 46m

  1. Drive from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro 1623.7 km

R$ 900 - R$ 1400

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The most affordable way to get from Bahia to Rio de Janeiro is to fly, which costs R$ 130 - R$ 650 and takes 3h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Bahia to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs R$ 140 - R$ 950 and takes 2h 13m.

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The distance between Bahia and Rio de Janeiro is 1188 km. The road distance is 1623.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bahia to Rio de Janeiro without a car is to bus which takes 30h 43m and costs R$ 416 - R$ 422.

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It takes approximately 2h 13m to get from Bahia to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bahia to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which takes 2h 13m and costs R$ 140 - R$ 950. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs R$ 416 - R$ 422 and takes 30h 43m.

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The quickest flight from Salvador Airport to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bahia to Rio de Janeiro is 1624 km. It takes approximately 21h 46m to drive from Bahia to Rio de Janeiro.

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Azul, LATAM Chile and Gol Transportes Aéreos offer flights from Salvador Airport to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport.

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There are 1154+ hotels available in Rio de Janeiro. Prices start at R$ 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Bahia to Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Distance: 1188.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 13m

What companies run services between Bahia, Brazil and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil?

Azul, Gol Transportes Aéreos and LATAM Chile fly from Lauro de Freitas to Rio de Janeiro hourly. Alternatively, Kaissara operates a bus from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro once daily. Tickets cost R$ 389 and the journey takes 30h 35m. Águia Branca also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 170 - R$ 1100
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 170 - R$ 1100
Flights from Vitoria da Conquista to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Salvador
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 480
Flights from Vitoria da Conquista to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 480
Flights from Vitoria da Conquista to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 480
Flights from Vitoria da Conquista to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 480
Flights from Vitoria da Conquista to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 480
Flights from Vitoria da Conquista to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 480
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 320 - R$ 1200
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 320 - R$ 1200
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 320 - R$ 1200
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 320 - R$ 1200
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Salvador, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 320 - R$ 1200
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R$ 320 - R$ 1200
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 160 - R$ 1000
Flights from Teixeira de Freitas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 500 - R$ 2700
Flights from Teixeira de Freitas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 500 - R$ 2700
Flights from Teixeira de Freitas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R$ 500 - R$ 2700
Flights from Teixeira de Freitas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Goiania
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 500 - R$ 2700
Flights from Teixeira de Freitas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 500 - R$ 2700
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 400 - R$ 2300
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 400 - R$ 2300
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Belo Horizonte Confins, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 390 - R$ 2300
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 140 - R$ 1100
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 140 - R$ 1100
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Vitoria
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 140 - R$ 1100
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 140 - R$ 1100
Flights from Vitoria da Conquista to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 400
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 290 - R$ 1200
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 100 - R$ 650
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 100 - R$ 650
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 100 - R$ 650
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 240 - R$ 1600
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Salvador
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 230 - R$ 1600
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 180 - R$ 1200
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 180 - R$ 1200
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 180 - R$ 1200
Flights from Vitoria da Conquista to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 480
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 350 - R$ 1600
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 350 - R$ 1600
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 240 - R$ 1000
Flights from Teixeira de Freitas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 500 - R$ 2700
Flights from Teixeira de Freitas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Vitoria
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 500 - R$ 2700
Flights from Teixeira de Freitas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 500 - R$ 2700
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 320 - R$ 2000
Bus operators
Kaissara
Phone
0800 723 2121 / 0800 726 0246
Email
faleconosco@kaissara.com.br
Website
kaissara.com.br
Bus from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 389
Book at
Kaissara
Águia Branca
Phone
+55 4004-1010 / +55 73 2102-5353
Email
sac@aguiabranca.com.br
Website
aguiabranca.com.br
Bus from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
32h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 389
Book at
aguiabranca.com.br
Camurujipe
Gontijo
Phone
0800 728 0044 / +55 31 3419-1299
Website
comprepassagem.com.br
Bus from Santo Antônio de Jesus to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
28h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 270 - R$ 400
Book at
comprepassagem.com.br
Convencional
R$ 320 - R$ 400
Executivo
R$ 330 - R$ 390

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The best way to get from Bahia to Salvador Airport is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs R$ 24 - R$ 29.

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