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

$163 - $428

Cheapest option

Ferry AR Transportes, bus  •  4 days 23 h

  1. Take the ferry from Manaus to Belém
  2. Take the bus from Belém to Parnaíba
  3. Take the bus from Parnaíba to Fortaleza

$152 - $182

2 alternative options

Ferry, bus via Altamira  •  2 days 22 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

$167 - $281

Ferry, bus  •  3 days 16 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

Questions & Answers

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.

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The quickest way to get from Manaus to Fortaleza is to fly which costs R$ 600 - R$ 1700 and takes 5 h 55 min.

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The distance between Manaus and Fortaleza is 2385 km.

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

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There are 1030+ hotels available in Fortaleza. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manaus to Fortaleza.
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  • Distance: 1490.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

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

Gol Transportes Aéreos, LATAM Chile and Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras 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
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Manaus to Fortaleza via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Manaus to Fortaleza via Belem
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Manaus to Fortaleza
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Manaus to Fortaleza via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,500
Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Manaus to Fortaleza via Recife
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Bus operators
Boa Esperança
Phone
+55 91 3266-0033
Email
contato@viajeboaesperanca.com.br
Website
viajeboaesperanca.com.br
Bus from Altamira to Belém
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
viajeboaesperanca.com.br
Book at
netviagem.com.br
Bus from Belém to Parnaíba
Ave. Duration
19 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
viajeboaesperanca.com.br
Book at
netviagem.com.br
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
$35 - $70
Schedules at
realmaia.com.br
Book at
realmaia.com.br
Conventional
$35 - $70
First class
$60 - $85
Guanabara
Phone
+55 85 4005-1992 / 0800 728 1992
Email
marketing@expressoguanabara.com.br
Website
expressoguanabara.com.br
Bus from Belem to Fortaleza - Joao Thome
Ave. Duration
28 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Book at
expressoguanabara.com.br
Bus from Parnaíba to Fortaleza
Ave. Duration
8 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Book at
expressoguanabara.com.br
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
$45 - $85
Schedules at
webrodoviaria.com.br
Business Class
$50 - $75
Conventional
$55 - $80
Executive
$60 - $85
First Class
$85 - $120
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
Once a week
Schedules at
artransporte.com.br
Ferry from Manaus to Belém
Ave. Duration
3 days 18 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$91
Schedules at
artransporte.com.br

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