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There are 4 ways to get from Porto to Rio de Janeiro by plane or train

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Fly Porto to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  13h 53m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) OPO - GIG

R$ 1124 - R$ 2529

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Fly Porto to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  16h 7m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) OPO - SDU

R$ 1409 - R$ 2710

Train to Lisbon, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  15h 56m

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Lisboa - Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) LIS - GIG

R$ 1276 - R$ 2373

Train to Lisbon, fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  17h 5m

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Lisboa - Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) LIS - SDU

R$ 1261 - R$ 5254

Portugal → Brazil
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International entry into Brazil from Portugal

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal
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Allowed for: All visitors arriving by air. Brazil land borders are closed to non-essential travel

Restricted for: Foreign nationals that have visited United Kingdom and South Africa in the past 14 days

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Conditions of entry into Brazil from Portugal

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Brazil

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Considerations leaving from Portugal

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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Brazil from Portugal.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rio de Janeiro is 136.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rio de Janeiro is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Rio de Janeiro is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 136.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Portugal from Brazil.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Porto to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs €170 - €390 and takes 13h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs €170 - €390 and takes 13h 53m.

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The distance between Porto and Rio de Janeiro is 7966 km.

It takes approximately 13h 53m to get from Porto to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Porto Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport is the direct flight which takes 10h 20m.

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Rio de Janeiro is 4h behind Porto. It is currently 4:01 PM in Porto and 12:01 PM in Rio de Janeiro.

Gol Transportes Aéreos, Air France, Iberia and TAP Portugal offer flights from Porto Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport.

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There are 1158+ hotels available in Rio de Janeiro. Prices start at R$ 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Porto to Porto Airport is to subway which takes 27 min and costs €1 - €2.

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Map of how to get from Porto to Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Distance: 7965.8 km
  • Duration: 13h 53m

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

TAP Portugal, Gol Transportes Aéreos and two other airlines fly from Porto to Rio de Janeiro 4 times a day.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Porto to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Porto to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Porto to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 6000
Flights from Porto to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 6000
Flights from Porto to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 6000
Flights from Porto to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 6000
Flights from Porto to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 4800
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 4600
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 6000
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Porto
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 4600
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 10000
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Porto to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Porto to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Porto to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 4800
Flights from Porto to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Curitiba
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 6000
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 4600
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 6000
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 5000
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 10000
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 10000
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 10000
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Porto Alegre
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 10000
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Brasilia, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 10000
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Porto to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1300 - R$ 4100
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 4500
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 5500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 5500
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1100 - R$ 5500
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4000 - R$ 7000
Flights from Lisbon to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3600 - R$ 6500
Train operators
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban and intercity trains; international and domestic high-speed trains; and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto – these connect to trains in Portugal's cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 150 - R$ 220
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
R$ 150 - R$ 220

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