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There are 5 ways to get from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Rio de Janeiro by plane or bus

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Fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao

  1. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG)

Cheapest option

Fly to Santa Ynez, bus

  1. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Santa Ynez (IZA)
  2. Take the bus from Juiz de Fora Bus Station to Rio de Janeiro

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Fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont

  1. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU)

Fly to Sao Paulo, bus

  1. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Sao Paulo (GRU)
  2. Take the bus from Sao Paulo Tiete Bus Station to Rio de Janeiro

Fly to Sao Paulo Viracopos, bus

  1. Fly from Dubai (DXB) to Sao Paulo Viracopos (VCP)
  2. Take the bus from Campinas Bus Station to Rio de Janeiro

Dubai (DXB) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) flights

The flight time between Dubai (DXB) and Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) is around 18h 10m and covers a distance of around 11883 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 35m. Services are operated by Emirates and KLM. Typically seven flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

7 Weekly Planes
18h 10m Average Duration
R$ 6407 Cheapest Price
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United Arab Emirates → Brazil
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International entry into Brazil from United Arab Emirates

  • Entry is conditional for citizens and permanent residents of United Arab Emirates
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Allowed for: All visitors arriving by air. Brazil land borders are closed to non-essential travel

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Brazil from United Arab Emirates

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This applies to arrivals from United Arab Emirates
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
This applies to all arrivals by air
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  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Brazil
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
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Rules to follow in Brazil

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Considerations leaving from United Arab Emirates

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Brazil from United Arab Emirates.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rio de Janeiro is 136.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rio de Janeiro is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Rio de Janeiro is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 136.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Arab Emirates from Brazil.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 3 Oct 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Governo Brasil.

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The cheapest way to get from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Rio de Janeiro is to fly and bus which costs AED 2300 - AED 4400 and takes 22h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs AED 2500 - AED 8000 and takes 15h 26m.

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The distance between Dubai Airport (DXB) and Rio de Janeiro is 11880 km.

It takes approximately 15h 26m to get from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dubai Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport is the direct flight which takes 14h 20m.

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Rio de Janeiro is 7h behind Dubai Airport (DXB). It is currently 12:26 PM in Dubai Airport (DXB) and 5:26 AM in Rio de Janeiro.

Emirates and KLM offer flights from Dubai Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport.

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Map of how to get from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Distance: 11880.5 km
  • Duration: 15h 26m

What companies run services between Dubai Airport (DXB), United Arab Emirates and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil?

Emirates and KLM fly from Dubai Airport (DXB) to Rio de Janeiro once daily.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Dubai to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 7500 - R$ 25000
Flights from Dubai to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 7500 - R$ 25000
Flights from Dubai to Santa Ynez via London Heathrow, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3600 - R$ 12000
Flights from Dubai to Santa Ynez via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 11000
Flights from Dubai to Santa Ynez via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 11000
Flights from Dubai to Santa Ynez via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 11000
Flights from Dubai to Santa Ynez via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 11000
Flights from Dubai to Santa Ynez via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
25h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3600 - R$ 12000
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Dubai to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Doha, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 6500 - R$ 21000
Flights from Dubai to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 7500 - R$ 25000
Flights from Dubai to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 7500 - R$ 25000
Flights from Dubai to Sao Paulo via Doha
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3200 - R$ 19000
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Dubai to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 7500 - R$ 25000
Flights from Dubai to Santa Ynez via Doha, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
24h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 12000
Flights from Dubai to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Sao Paulo, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 12000
Flights from Dubai to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3400 - R$ 11000
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Dubai to Santa Ynez via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 11000
Flights from Dubai to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3200 - R$ 11000
Flights from Dubai to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Sao Paulo, Cuiaba
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3700 - R$ 12000
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Dubai to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
34h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3900 - R$ 11000
Flights from Dubai to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Lisbon, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 12000
Flights from Dubai to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Lisbon, Salvador
Ave. Duration
29h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3400 - R$ 12000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Dubai to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 9000 - R$ 26000
Flights from Dubai to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 7500 - R$ 25000
Flights from Dubai to Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 11000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dubai to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
22h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 6000 - R$ 33000
Flights from Dubai to Sao Paulo via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 15000
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Dubai to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Addis Ababa, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 6000 - R$ 10000
Flights from Dubai to Sao Paulo via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 16000
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Dubai to Sao Paulo via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
21h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 5000 - R$ 15000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dubai to Sao Paulo via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 15000
Voepass Linhas Aéreas
Website
voepass.com.br
Flights from Dubai to Santa Ynez via Doha, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
24h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 12000
Bus operators
Penha
Phone
0800 646 2122
Email
atendimento@nspenha.com.br
Website
nspenha.com.br
Bus from Sao Paulo Tiete Bus Station to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
R$ 130 - R$ 180
Semi-Leito
R$ 110 - R$ 160
Convencional
R$ 130 - R$ 180
Util
Phone
0800 886 1000 / 0800 883 8830
Email
faleconosco@util.com.br
Website
util.com.br
Bus from Juiz de Fora Bus Station to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 58
Shared
R$ 58
Bus from Campinas Bus Station to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 58
Shared
R$ 58
Viação Cometa
Phone
0800-942-0030 / +55 4004-9600
Email
contato@viacaocometa.com.br
Website
viacaocometa.com.br
Bus from Campinas Bus Station to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 100 - R$ 160
SemiLeito Premium
R$ 65 - R$ 85
Cama
R$ 130 - R$ 180
Convencional
R$ 100 - R$ 150
Executivo
R$ 110 - R$ 160

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