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There are 5 ways to get from Mauritania to Rio de Janeiro by plane or car

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Fly Nouakchott to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  23h 24m

  1. Fly from Nouakchott (NKC) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) NKC - SDU

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Fly Nouadhibou to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  23h 31m

  1. Fly from Nouadhibou (NDB) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) NDB - GIG

Fly Nouakchott to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  24h 25m

  1. Fly from Nouakchott (NKC) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) NKC - GIG

Drive to Blaise Diagne, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  26h 39m

  1. Drive from Rosso to Blaise Diagne
  2. Fly from Blaise Diagne (DSS) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) DSS - GIG

Drive to Blaise Diagne, fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  26h 13m

  1. Drive from Rosso to Blaise Diagne
  2. Fly from Blaise Diagne (DSS) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) DSS - SDU

Nouakchott (NKC) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) flights

The flight time between Nouakchott (NKC) and Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) is around 27h 8m and covers a distance of around 5435 km. This includes an average layover time of around 10h 52m. Services are operated by Air France, Gol Transportes Aéreos, LATAM Chile and others. Typically 21 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

21 Weekly Planes
27h 8m Average Duration
R$ 2539 Cheapest Price
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Brazil due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

International flights leaving Mauritania are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Currently, we are unable to provide domestic travel restriction information for travelling within Brazil. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status within Brazil, please check government recommendations.

Last updated: August 9 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mauritania to Rio de Janeiro is to drive and fly which costs $800 - $1,400 and takes 26h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Mauritania to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs $500 - $1,800 and takes 23h 24m.

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The distance between Mauritania and Rio de Janeiro is 6049 km.

It takes approximately 23h 24m to get from Mauritania to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Nouakchott Airport to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport. The quickest flight takes 25h 20m and has two stopovers.

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Rio de Janeiro is 3h behind Mauritania. It is currently 2:33 AM in Mauritania and 11:33 PM in Rio de Janeiro.

Gol Transportes Aéreos, Iberia, Azul and four other airlines offer flights from Nouakchott Airport to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport.

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There are 716+ hotels available in Rio de Janeiro. Prices start at R$ 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Mauritania to Nouakchott Airport is to drive which takes 4 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Mauritania to Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Distance: 6048.5 km
  • Duration: 23h 24m

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

Air France, Gol Transportes Aéreos and five other airlines fly from Nouakchott to Rio de Janeiro 3 times a day.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Nouakchott to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Gran Canaria, Lisbon, Recife
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2700 - R$ 12000
Flights from Nouadhibou to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Gran Canaria, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2900 - R$ 13000
Flights from Nouadhibou to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Gran Canaria, Lisbon, Fortaleza
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2900 - R$ 13000
Flights from Nouadhibou to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Gran Canaria, Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 14000
Flights from Nouakchott to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Gran Canaria, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 13000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4800 - R$ 15000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon, Porto
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 4800 - R$ 15000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4800 - R$ 15000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 16000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 16000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 16000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 14000
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Nouakchott to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Gran Canaria, Lisbon, Recife
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2700 - R$ 12000
Flights from Nouadhibou to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Gran Canaria, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2900 - R$ 13000
Flights from Nouakchott to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Gran Canaria, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 13000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 15000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 14000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 14000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nouadhibou to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Nouakchott, Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
31h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 14000
Flights from Nouakchott to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 3400 - R$ 14000
Flights from Nouakchott to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Algiers, Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 14000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 5000 - R$ 13000
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Nouakchott to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 3200 - R$ 13000
Flights from Nouadhibou to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Gran Canaria, Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
24h 55m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2700 - R$ 12000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Barcelona, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 12000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 16000
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Nouakchott to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Gran Canaria, Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
26h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2700 - R$ 9000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3200 - R$ 15000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Gran Canaria, Madrid
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 15000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
21h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 14000
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Nouakchott to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Algiers, Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 14000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 5000 - R$ 13000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 16000
Flights from Blaise Diagne to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Porto Alegre
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 18000

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