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There are 3 ways to get from Piraeus to Rio de Janeiro by train, plane or car ferry

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

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Train to Athens, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  19h 19m

  1. Take the train from Piraeus to Athens International Airport
  2. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) ATH - GIG

R$ 2222 - R$ 5527

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Car ferry to Mykonos, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  25h 11m

  1. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Mykonos
  2. Fly from Mykonos (JMK) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) JMK - GIG

R$ 1573 - R$ 4617

1 alternative option

Train to Athens, fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  21h 43m

  1. Take the train from Piraeus to Athens International Airport
  2. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) ATH - SDU

R$ 2313 - R$ 7018

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Piraeus to Rio de Janeiro is to train and fly which costs 350€ - 1100€ and takes 21h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Piraeus to Rio de Janeiro is to train and fly which costs 340€ - 900€ and takes 19h 19m.

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The distance between Piraeus and Rio de Janeiro is 9711 km.

It takes approximately 19h 19m to get from Piraeus to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Athens Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h 10m and has one stopover.

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Rio de Janeiro is 6h behind Piraeus. It is currently 2:11 AM in Piraeus and 8:11 PM in Rio de Janeiro.

Gol Transportes Aéreos, Aegean Airlines, Alitalia and four other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport.

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There are 1756+ hotels available in Rio de Janeiro. Prices start at R$ 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Piraeus to Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Distance: 9711 km
  • Duration: 19h 19m

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

There is no direct connection from Piraeus to Rio de Janeiro. However, you can take the train to Athens International Airport, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, take the walk to Aeroporto Internacional Tom Jobim - Terminal 2, take the bus to Vicente de Carvalho, take the walk to Vicente de Carvalho, then take the Metrô Rio to Rio de Janeiro. Alternatively, you can take the train to Athens International Airport, take the walk to Athens airport, then fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2800 - R$ 6500
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2800 - R$ 7000
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Munich, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 8500
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Rome, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 6000
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Istanbul Ataturk, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 4800
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 7000
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via London Heathrow, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 7000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 6500
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Rome, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
22h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 6000
Flights from Mykonos to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Rome
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 6000
Flights from Mykonos to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Athens, Rome
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 6000
Flights from Mykonos to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Verona, Rome
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 6500
Flights from Mykonos to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Rome, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
27h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 6000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2800 - R$ 6500
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2800 - R$ 6500
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Amsterdam Schiphol, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2900 - R$ 7500
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Munich, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 8500
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Rome, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 6000
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 7000
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via London Heathrow, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 7000
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Munich, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 8500
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Rome, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 6000
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Istanbul Ataturk, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 4800
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 7000
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via London Heathrow, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 7000
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Munich, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 8500
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Rome, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 6000
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 7000
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via London Heathrow, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 7000
Flights from Mykonos to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Vienna, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 4100
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Barcelona, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 4900
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2800 - R$ 7000
Flights from Mykonos to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Barcelona, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 4900
Flights from Mykonos to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Zurich, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 6500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 7000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 9000
Flights from Mykonos to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Barcelona, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 4900
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Piraeus to Athens International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 12 - R$ 18
Website
trainose.gr
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Ferry operators
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Mykonos
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 150 - R$ 500
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
R$ 240 - R$ 330
2 Bed Lux Cabin
R$ 400 - R$ 500
Economy
R$ 150 - R$ 200
4 Bed Inside Cabin
R$ 260 - R$ 370

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