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There are 7 ways to get from Belem Airport (BEL) to Rio de Janeiro by plane, bus or car

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Fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  5h 5m

  1. Fly from Belem (BEL) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) BEL - SDU

R$ 340 - R$ 750

Cheapest option

Fly to Santa Ynez, bus  •  13h 5m

  1. Fly from Belem (BEL) to Santa Ynez (IZA) BEL - IZA
  2. Take the bus from Juiz de Fora to Rio de Janeiro

R$ 253 - R$ 1289

5 alternative options

Fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  4h 41m

  1. Fly from Belem (BEL) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) BEL - GIG

R$ 326 - R$ 1046

Fly to Cabo Frio, bus  •  10h 29m

  1. Fly from Belem (BEL) to Cabo Frio (CFB) BEL - CFB
  2. Take the bus from São Pedro da Aldeia to Rio de Janeiro

R$ 519 - R$ 2961

Bus via Brasília  •  2 days 7h

  1. Take the bus from Belém to Brasília Belém
  2. Take the bus from Brasília to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio

R$ 367 - R$ 559

Bus  •  2 days 7h

  1. Take the bus from Belém to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio

R$ 436 - R$ 643

Drive  •  41h 40m

  1. Drive from Belem Airport (BEL) to Rio de Janeiro 3105.3 km

R$ 1700 - R$ 2600

Belem Airport (BEL) → Rio de Janeiro
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rio de Janeiro is 136.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Belem Airport (BEL) to Rio de Janeiro is to fly, which costs R$ 340 - R$ 750 and takes 5h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Belem Airport (BEL) to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs R$ 320 - R$ 1100 and takes 4h 41m.

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The distance between Belem Airport (BEL) and Rio de Janeiro is 2460 km. The road distance is 3105.3 km.

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The best way to get from Belem Airport (BEL) to Rio de Janeiro without a car is to bus via Brasília which takes 2 days 7h and costs R$ 360 - R$ 600.

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It takes approximately 5h 5m to fly from Belem (BEL) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Belem Airport (BEL) to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which takes 5h 5m and costs R$ 340 - R$ 750. Alternatively, you can bus via Brasília, which costs R$ 360 - R$ 600 and takes 2 days 7h.

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There is no direct flight from Belem Airport to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 5m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Belem Airport (BEL) to Rio de Janeiro is 3105 km. It takes approximately 41h 40m to drive from Belem Airport (BEL) to Rio de Janeiro.

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

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There are 1158+ hotels available in Rio de Janeiro. Prices start at R$ 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Belem Airport (BEL) to Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Distance: 2460 km
  • Duration: 5h 5m

What companies run services between Belem Airport (BEL), Brazil and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil?

Gol Transportes Aéreos, Azul and LATAM Chile fly from Belem Airport (BEL) to Rio de Janeiro hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Belem Airport (BEL) to Rio de Janeiro via Belém, Brasília, Central Station, Shopping, and Brasília in around 2 days 7h.

Airlines
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 340 - R$ 1200
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 340 - R$ 1200
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Carajas, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 340 - R$ 1200
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 310 - R$ 2000
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 310 - R$ 2000
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 310 - R$ 2000
Flights from Belem to Cabo Frio via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 550 - R$ 3300
Flights from Belem to Cabo Frio via Fortaleza, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 470 - R$ 3200
Flights from Belem to Santa Ynez via Brasilia, Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 180 - R$ 1300
Flights from Belem to Santa Ynez via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 180 - R$ 1300
Flights from Belem to Santa Ynez via Fortaleza, Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 200 - R$ 1400
Flights from Belem to Santa Ynez via Fortaleza, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 200 - R$ 1400
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 360 - R$ 900
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 360 - R$ 900
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Recife
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 360 - R$ 900
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 360 - R$ 900
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 350 - R$ 1800
Flights from Belem to Cabo Frio via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 700 - R$ 3900
Flights from Belem to Cabo Frio via Brasilia, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 600 - R$ 3600
Flights from Belem to Cabo Frio via Fortaleza, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 850 - R$ 4400
Flights from Belem to Santa Ynez via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 340 - R$ 1800
Flights from Belem to Santa Ynez via Recife, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 430 - R$ 2100
Flights from Belem to Santa Ynez via Fortaleza, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 410 - R$ 2100
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 360 - R$ 800
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 360 - R$ 900
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 360 - R$ 800
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Recife
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 360 - R$ 900
Flights from Belem to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R$ 420 - R$ 1300
Bus operators
1001
Phone
+55 4004-5001
Email
sac@autoviacao1001.com.br
Website
autoviacao1001.com.br
Bus from São Pedro da Aldeia to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
R$ 40 - R$ 70
Book at
1001
Convencional
R$ 40 - R$ 55
Conv. C/Ar
R$ 45 - R$ 60
Util
Phone
0800 886 1000 / 0800 883 8830
Email
faleconosco@util.com.br
Website
util.com.br
Bus from Juiz de Fora to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 65
Book at
Util
Bus from Brasília to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 279
Book at
Util
Viacao Brisa
Phone
(32) 3215-2783
Website
util.com.br
Bus from Juiz De Fora to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 56
Book at
Clickbus
Transbrasiliana
Phone
0800 726 7001
Website
clickbus.com.br
Bus from Belém to Brasília
Ave. Duration
35h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 230
Schedules at
rodoviariadegoiania.com
Book at
rodoviariadegoiania.com
Kaissara
Phone
0800 723 2121 / 0800 726 0246
Email
faleconosco@kaissara.com.br
Website
kaissara.com.br
Bus from Brasília to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 99
Book at
Kaissara
Itapemirim
Phone
0800 723 2121
Email
faleconosco@itapemirim.com.br
Website
itapemirim.com.br
Bus from Belém to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
2 days 7h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
R$ 400 - R$ 600
Book at
Itapemirim
Executivo
R$ 400 - R$ 550
Conventional
R$ 420 - R$ 550

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