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There are 6 ways to get from Chetumal to Rio de Janeiro by plane, ferry or helicopter

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Fly Chetumal to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  15h 6m

  1. Fly from Chetumal (CTM) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) CTM - SDU

R$ 1014 - R$ 3217

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Fly Chetumal to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  16h 12m

  1. Fly from Chetumal (CTM) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) CTM - GIG

R$ 1229 - R$ 3936

Ferry to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  19h 57m

  1. Take the ferry from Chetumal to San Pedro
  2. Fly from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) BZE - GIG

R$ 2717 - R$ 8423

Ferry to Belize City Goldson Intl Apt, fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  20h 26m

  1. Take the ferry from Chetumal to San Pedro
  2. Fly from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt (BZE) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) BZE - SDU

R$ 2302 - R$ 6404

Air taxi to Cancun, fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  15h 6m

  1. Take the Air taxi from Chetumal Airport to Cancún International Airport
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) CUN - SDU

R$ 11438 - R$ 15538

Air taxi to Cancun, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  15h 25m

  1. Take the Air taxi from Chetumal Airport to Cancún International Airport
  2. Fly from Cancun (CUN) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) CUN - GIG

R$ 11553 - R$ 12957

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The cheapest way to get from Chetumal to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs $3800 - $13000 and takes 15h 6m.

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The fastest way to get from Chetumal to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which takes 15h 6m and costs $3800 - $13000.

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The distance between Chetumal and Rio de Janeiro is 6725 km.

It takes approximately 15h 6m to get from Chetumal to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chetumal Airport to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h and has two stopovers.

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Rio de Janeiro is 2h ahead of Chetumal. It is currently 2:51 AM in Chetumal and 4:51 AM in Rio de Janeiro.

Mayair, Viva Aerobus, Gol Transportes Aéreos and two other airlines offer flights from Chetumal 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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The best way to get from Chetumal to Chetumal Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs $50 - $65.

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Map of how to get from Chetumal to Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Distance: 6725.1 km
  • Duration: 15h 6m

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

Aeroméxico, Gol Transportes Aéreos and three other airlines fly from Chetumal to Rio de Janeiro 4 times a day.

Airlines
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Chetumal to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Cancun, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1000 - R$ 3200
Flights from Chetumal to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Mexico City, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 4700
Flights from Chetumal to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Mexico City, Bogota
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 5000
Flights from Chetumal to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Cancun, Brasilia, Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 3900
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Miami, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
16h 14m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 5500
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Houston, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Flights from Cancun to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 9000
Flights from Cancun to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Brasilia, Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 9000
Flights from Cancun to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Brasilia, Salvador
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 9000
Flights from Cancun to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Brasilia, Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3900 - R$ 24000
Flights from Cancun to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Miami
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 11000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chetumal to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Mexico City, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 4700
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Miami
Ave. Duration
13h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 7500
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Miami, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 7500
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Miami, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 6500
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Houston, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Flights from Cancun to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Miami
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 11000
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Chetumal to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Mexico City, Panama City
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 7000
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Panama City
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 9500
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Panama City, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1900 - R$ 8000
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Panama City, Sao Paulo, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 8500
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Houston, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Flights from Cancun to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Panama City, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 8500
Flights from Cancun to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Panama City
Ave. Duration
10h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 8500
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Chetumal to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Mexico City, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1100 - R$ 3700
Flights from Chetumal to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Mexico City, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 3800
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Miami, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 6500
Flights from Cancun to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lima, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
13h 44m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
R$ 1300 - R$ 8000
Flights from Cancun to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lima, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
16h 19m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1300 - R$ 8000
Flights from Cancun to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lima
Ave. Duration
20h 14m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 10000
Aeroméxico
Website
aeromexico.com
Flights from Chetumal to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Mexico City, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 4100
Flights from Chetumal to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Mexico City, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 4700
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Houston, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Flights from Cancun to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Mexico City, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3400 - R$ 8000
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Chetumal to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Mexico City, Bogota
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 5000
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Panama City, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1900 - R$ 8000
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Miami, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 6500
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Atlanta, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 6500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
15h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2400 - R$ 7500
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Atlanta, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 44m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 7500
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Atlanta, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 6500
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Chetumal to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Mexico City, Bogota
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 5000
Flights from Cancun to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Bogota
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 2900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Houston
Ave. Duration
14h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2900 - R$ 7500
Flights from Belize City Goldson Intl Apt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Houston, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Ferry operators
Travel Mundo Maya
Phone
+501.2231200
Email
mundomayatravels@yahoo.com
Website
travelmundomaya.com
Ferry from Chetumal to San Pedro
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 300
Schedules at
travelmundomaya.com
Water Jets International
Phone
+501 226 2194 / +52 983 833 3201
Email
reservations@sanpedrowatertaxi.com / info@sanpedrowatertaxi.com
Website
sanpedrowatertaxi.com
Ferry from Chetumal to San Pedro
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 200 - R$ 360
Schedules at
sanpedrowatertaxi.com
Other operators
Holbox Collection
Phone
+52 998 840 3942
Email
reservaciones3@atbcommerce.com
Website
holboxcollection.com.mx
Helicopter from Chetumal Airport to Cancún International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
R$ 10038
Schedules at
holboxcollection.com.mx

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