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There are 5 ways to get from Munich to Rio de Janeiro by train or plane

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Train to Munich, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  15h 42m

  1. Take the train from Marienplatz to Flughafen München
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) MUC - GIG

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Train to Munich, fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  19h 6m

  1. Take the train from Marienplatz to Flughafen München
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) MUC - SDU

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Train to Stuttgart, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  20h 8m

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) STR - GIG

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  21h 20m

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Frankfurt
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) FRA - SDU

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  21h 25m

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Lindau, Reutin Bahnhof
  2. Take the train from Lindau-Reutin to Zuerich Flughafen
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) ZRH - GIG

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The cheapest way to get from Munich to Rio de Janeiro is to train and fly which costs €470 - €2000 and takes 15h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Rio de Janeiro is to train and fly which costs €470 - €2000 and takes 15h 42m.

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The distance between Munich and Rio de Janeiro is 9594 km.

It takes approximately 15h 42m to get from Munich to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport is the direct flight which takes 11h 50m.

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Rio de Janeiro is 5h behind Munich. It is currently 12:19 PM in Munich and 7:19 AM in Rio de Janeiro.

Lufthansa, Air France, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Munich Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Distance: 9594.2 km
  • Duration: 15h 42m

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

There is no direct connection from Munich to Rio de Janeiro. However, you can take the train to Flughafen München, take the walk to Munich airport, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, take the walk to Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 1455, then take the line 2101 bus to Rio de Janeiro. Alternatively, you can take the train to Flughafen München, take the walk to Munich airport, then fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont.

Airlines
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4600 - R$ 11000
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 6500 - R$ 11000
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4200 - R$ 8500
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 6500 - R$ 11000
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Porto Alegre
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 6500 - R$ 11000
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 6500 - R$ 11000
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Salvador
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 6500 - R$ 11000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 13000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 13000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 13000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4900 - R$ 13000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3200 - R$ 9500
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4600 - R$ 11000
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 6500 - R$ 11000
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Porto, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
R$ 6500 - R$ 11000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 13000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4900 - R$ 13000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3200 - R$ 9500
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Porto
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 3200 - R$ 9500
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 5000 - R$ 9000
Flights from Stuttgart to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 5000 - R$ 10000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3800 - R$ 9000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Porto Alegre
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3800 - R$ 9000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Vitoria
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3800 - R$ 9000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3800 - R$ 9000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4800 - R$ 13000
Flights from Stuttgart to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Munich
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 5000 - R$ 14000
Flights from Stuttgart to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Graz, Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
R$ 5000 - R$ 14000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 11000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 9000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 4700 - R$ 13000
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 7000 - R$ 12000
Flights from Stuttgart to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3200 - R$ 9000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 8500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4300 - R$ 17000
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Amsterdam Schiphol, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 11000
Flights from Stuttgart to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 13000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4200 - R$ 12000
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 15000
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 13000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 14000
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 17000
Flights from Stuttgart to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4900 - R$ 10000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4300 - R$ 16000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Rome, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 4700 - R$ 13000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4900 - R$ 13000
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Munich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 5000 - R$ 10000
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Marienplatz to Flughafen München
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
R$ 35 - R$ 55
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from München Hbf to Lindau, Reutin Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 170 - R$ 250
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 240 - R$ 330
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from München Hbf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 370 - R$ 550
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from München Hbf to Lindau, Reutin Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 220 - R$ 310
Website
Deutsche Bahn
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 190 - R$ 270
Website
oebb.at
Train from Lindau-Reutin to Zuerich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
R$ 160 - R$ 230
Website
oebb.at
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 170 - R$ 240
Website
oebb.at
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
R$ 50 - R$ 60
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
R$ 85 - R$ 100
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from München Hbf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
delfi.de

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