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There are 3 ways to get from Iceland to Rio de Janeiro by plane or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao

  1. Fly from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG)

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Fly to Sao Paulo, bus

  1. Fly from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) to Sao Paulo (GRU)
  2. Take the bus from Sao Paulo Tiete Bus Station to Rio de Janeiro

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Fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont

  1. Fly from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU)

Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) flights

The flight time between Reykjavik Keflavik Nas (KEF) and Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) is around 20h 48m and covers a distance of around 9818 km. This includes an average layover time of around 5h 3m. Services are operated by Iberia, Lufthansa, Icelandair and others. Typically 26 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

26 Weekly Planes
20h 48m Average Duration
R$ 2095 Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Iceland to Rio de Janeiro is to fly and bus which costs $450 - $800 and takes 25h 36m.

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The fastest way to get from Iceland to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which takes 20h 24m and costs $500 - $750.

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The distance between Iceland and Rio de Janeiro is 10007 km.

It takes approximately 20h 24m to get from Iceland to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport. The quickest flight takes 19h 25m and has one stopover.

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Rio de Janeiro is 3h behind Iceland. It is currently 10:23 PM in Iceland and 7:23 PM in Rio de Janeiro.

Icelandair, American Airlines, Transavia Holland and seven other airlines offer flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport.

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There are 705+ hotels available in Rio de Janeiro. Prices start at R$ 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Iceland to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas Airport is to line 55 bus which takes 8 min and costs $2 - $4.

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Map of how to get from Iceland to Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Distance: 10007 km
  • Duration: 20h 24m

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

Iberia, Lufthansa and eight other airlines fly from Keflavík to Rio de Janeiro 4 times a day.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via London Heathrow, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 9000 - R$ 14000
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 9000 - R$ 14000
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 32m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 9500
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Orlando, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 9000 - R$ 14000
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Sao Paulo via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2400 - R$ 8000
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Sao Paulo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2600 - R$ 8500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via New York JFK, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
23h
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 16000 - R$ 18000
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via New York JFK, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 9000 - R$ 14000
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Orlando, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 9000 - R$ 14000
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Sao Paulo via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 8500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Munich
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 9500 - R$ 12000
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 9500 - R$ 12000
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Sao Paulo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 14000 - R$ 22000
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2400 - R$ 9500
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 9500
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 11000
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2600 - R$ 12000
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 11000
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2600 - R$ 12000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Sao Paulo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3425
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Sao Paulo via Newark
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3425
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Sao Paulo via Montreal
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 14610
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Sao Paulo via Toronto
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 14610
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 8000 - R$ 8500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Sao Paulo via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 8000 - R$ 12000
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Reykjavik Keflavik Nas to Sao Paulo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2900 - R$ 10000
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

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