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

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

Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 4 min

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

$120 - $574

Cheapest option

Bus Real Alagoas  •  4 h 43 min

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

$9 - $20

2 alternative options

Bus Expresso Sao Luiz  •  5 h 10 min

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

$12 - $60

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Maceió to Recife 160.3 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Maceió to Recife is to bus which costs R$ 30 - R$ 80 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maceió to Recife is to fly which costs R$ 460 - R$ 2300 and takes 2 h 4 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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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Maceió to Recife, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maceió and arriving at Recife. Services depart twice a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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

Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras flies from Maceió to Recife 3 times a day. Alternatively, Real Alagoas operates a bus from Maceió to Recife every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $20 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Flights from Maceio to Recife
Ave. Duration
48 min
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Bus operators

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