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There are 4 ways to get from Kandahār 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 Santos Dumont  •  37h 8m

  1. Fly from Kandahar (KDH) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) KDH - SDU

R$ 1636 - R$ 4160

3 alternative options

Fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  39h 29m

  1. Fly from Kandahar (KDH) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) KDH - GIG

R$ 1851 - R$ 4579

Fly to Sao Paulo, bus  •  37h 21m

  1. Fly from Kandahar (KDH) to Sao Paulo (GRU) KDH - GRU
  2. Take the bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio

R$ 1943 - R$ 4707

Fly to Cabo Frio, bus  •  38h 13m

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

R$ 4931 - R$ 12300

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Kandahār to Rio de Janeiro is to fly, which costs $300 - $800 and takes 37h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Kandahār to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs $300 - $800 and takes 37h 8m.

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The distance between Kandahār and Rio de Janeiro is 13039 km.

It takes approximately 37h 8m to get from Kandahār to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kandahar Airport to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport. The quickest flight takes 42h 40m and has three stopovers.

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Rio de Janeiro is 7h 30m behind Kandahār. It is currently 10:37 AM in Kandahār and 3:07 AM in Rio de Janeiro.

Flydubai, Azul, Gol Transportes Aéreos and six other airlines offer flights from Kandahar 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 Kandahār to Kandahar Airport is to taxi which takes 28 min and costs $24 - $30.

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  • Distance: 13038.7 km
  • Duration: 37h 8m

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

Kam Air, Ethiopian Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Kandahār to Rio de Janeiro hourly.

Airlines
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Kabul, Islamabad, Doha, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
43h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 5000
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Kabul, Dubai, Doha, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
36h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 4900
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Kabul, Istanbul, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
43h 35m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 5500
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Kabul, Ankara, Istanbul, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
43h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 5500
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Dubai, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
42h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Dubai, Doha, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
37h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Istanbul, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
44h 50m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Jeddah, Addis Ababa, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
42h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2700 - R$ 6000
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Riyadh, Addis Ababa, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
42h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2700 - R$ 6000
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Ankara, Istanbul, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
44h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Kandahar to Sao Paulo via Kabul, Kuwait, Doha
Ave. Duration
29h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 5500
Flights from Kandahar to Sao Paulo via Kabul, Islamabad, Doha
Ave. Duration
39h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 5500
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Kabul, Istanbul, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
43h 35m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 5500
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Kabul, Dubai, Johannesburg, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
43h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 4000
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Kabul, Ankara, Istanbul, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
43h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 5500
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Istanbul, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
44h 50m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Jeddah, Addis Ababa, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
42h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2700 - R$ 6000
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Riyadh, Addis Ababa, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
42h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2700 - R$ 6000
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Istanbul, Barcelona, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
43h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 4400
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Ankara, Istanbul, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
44h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Kandahar to Sao Paulo via Kabul, Islamabad, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
29h
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 4300
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Kabul, Jeddah, Addis Ababa, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
42h 30m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2400 - R$ 4900
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Kabul, Riyadh, Addis Ababa, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
42h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 4900
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Kabul, Dubai, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
42h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 5500
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Jeddah, Addis Ababa, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
42h 50m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2700 - R$ 6000
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Riyadh, Addis Ababa, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
42h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2700 - R$ 6000
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Dubai, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
42h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Flights from Kandahar to Sao Paulo via Kabul, Riyadh, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
39h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 5500
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Dubai, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
42h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Flights from Kandahar to Cabo Frio via Kabul, Islamabad, Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
34h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 6000 - R$ 17000
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Kabul, Dubai, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
42h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 5500
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Istanbul, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
46h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 5500
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Kabul, Dubai, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
42h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Kandahar to Sao Paulo via Kabul, Kuwait, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
30h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2400 - R$ 6000
Flights from Kandahar to Sao Paulo via Kabul, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
41h 5m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 6000
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Kandahar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Kabul, Dubai, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
42h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 5500
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Kandahar to Sao Paulo via Kabul, Dubai
Ave. Duration
40h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2400 - R$ 6000
Bus operators
Brasileiro
Website
expressobrasileiro.com
Bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 102
Book at
Expresso Brasileiro
1001
Phone
+55 4004-5001
Email
sac@autoviacao1001.com.br
Website
autoviacao1001.com.br
Bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
R$ 110 - R$ 190
Book at
1001
Convencional
R$ 110 - R$ 160
Conv. C/Ar
R$ 140 - R$ 190
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
Kaissara
Phone
0800 723 2121 / 0800 726 0246
Email
faleconosco@kaissara.com.br
Website
kaissara.com.br
Bus from São Paulo - Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 50
Book at
Kaissara

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