There are 4 ways to get from Manaus to Fortaleza by plane, ferry 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Manaus (MAO) to Fortaleza (FOR) MAO - FOR

$173 - $443

Cheapest option

Ferry AR Transportes, bus  •  4 days 23 h

  1. Take the ferry from Manaus to Belém Manaus/Belém
  2. Take the bus from Ananindeua to Fortaleza

$169 - $206

2 alternative options

Ferry, bus via Altamira  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the ferry from Manaus to Oriximiná
  2. Take the ferry from Oriximiná to Santarem
  3. Take the bus from Santarém to Altamira
  4. Take the bus from Altamira to Belém
  5. Take the bus from Belém to Fortaleza

$195 - $361

Ferry, bus  •  3 days 17 h

  1. Take the ferry from Manaus to Oriximiná
  2. Take the ferry from Oriximiná to Santarem
  3. Take the ferry from Santarem to Belém
  4. Take the bus from Belém to Fortaleza

What companies run services between Manaus, Brazil and Fortaleza, Brazil?

Gol Transportes Aéreos, LATAM Chile and two other airlines fly from Manaus to Fortaleza every 4 hours.

Airlines
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Manaus to Fortaleza
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Manaus to Fortaleza via Belem
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Manaus to Fortaleza via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
LATAM Brasil
Website
latam.com
Flights from Manaus to Fortaleza
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Manaus to Fortaleza via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Manaus to Fortaleza
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Manaus to Fortaleza via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,500
Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Manaus to Fortaleza via Recife
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Bus operators
Real Maia
Phone
+55 (62) 99931 9109
Website
realmaia.com.br
Bus from Belém to Fortaleza
Ave. Duration
26 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
realmaia.com.br
Book at
realmaia.com.br
Conventional
$40 - $80
First class
$65 - $95
Itapemirim
Phone
0800 723 2121
Email
faleconosco@itapemirim.com.br
Website
itapemirim.com.br
Bus from Belem to Fortaleza
Ave. Duration
24 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
webrodoviaria.com.br
Business Class
$60 - $85
Conventional
$60 - $90
Executive
$65 - $95
First Class
$95 - $140
Ferry operators
Tapajós Expresso Hidroviário
AR Transportes
Phone
+55 91 3224-1225
Website
artransporte.com.br
Ferry from Santarem to Belém
Ave. Duration
45 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
artransporte.com.br
Ferry from Manaus to Belém
Ave. Duration
3 days 18 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$103
Schedules at
artransporte.com.br

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Manaus to Fortaleza?

The distance between Manaus and Fortaleza is 2385 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Manaus to Fortaleza?

The cheapest way to get from Manaus to Fortaleza is to ferry and bus which costs R$ 550 - R$ 750 and takes 4 days 23 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Manaus to Fortaleza?

The quickest way to get from Manaus to Fortaleza is to fly which takes 5 h 55 min and costs R$ 600 - R$ 1600.

How long does it take to get from Manaus to Fortaleza?

It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Manaus to Fortaleza, including transfers.