There are 4 ways to get from Maceió to Recife by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Maceio (MCZ) to Recife (REC) MCZ - REC

$121 - $575

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Bus Real Alagoas  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Maceió to Recife Alta Floresta / ...

$9 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus Gontijo  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Maceió to Recife Rio de Janeiro

$14 - $20

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Maceió to Recife 160.3 miles

$27 - $40

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maceió and arriving at Recife. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between Maceió and Recife is 202 km. The road distance is 256.5 km.

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The best way to get from Maceió to Recife without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Maceió to Recife, including transfers.

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Maceió to Recife bus services, operated by Gontijo, depart from Maceió station.

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The best way to get from Maceió to Recife is to fly which takes 2 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Maceio Airport to Recife Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Maceió to Recife bus services, operated by Gontijo, arrive at Recife station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Maceió to Recife is 257 km. It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to drive from Maceió to Recife.

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Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras offers flights from Maceio Airport to Recife Airport.

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  • Distance: 126.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 9 min

What companies run services between Maceió, Brazil and Recife, Brazil?

Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras flies from Maceió to Recife 3 times a day. Alternatively, Gontijo operates a bus from Maceió to Recife twice a week. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Airlines
Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Maceio to Recife
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Bus operators
Real Alagoas

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There are 558+ hotels available in Recife. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Maceió to Maceio Airport is to taxi which takes 25 min and costs .

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