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How to get fromPuerto Iguazú to Rio de Janeiroby bus, plane or car

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There are 6 ways to get from Puerto Iguazú to Rio de Janeiro by bus, plane, or car

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  1. Bus, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao4h 29m

    1. Take the bus from Puerto Iguazú to Foz do Iguaçubus
    2. Fly from Foz do Iguacu (IGU) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG)planeIGU - GIG

    $141–456

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  1. Bus via Santana26h 49m

    1. Take the bus from Foz do Iguaçu to Tietê Bus Terminalbus
    2. Take the bus from Tietê Bus Terminal to Rio de Janeiro - Novo RiobusSão Paulo

    $51–103

4 alternative options

  1. Fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont6h 10m

    1. Fly from Foz do Iguacu (IGU) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU)planeIGU - SDU

    $116–453

  2. Fly to Rio de Janeiro Jacarepagua7h 55m

    1. Fly from Foz do Iguacu (IGU) to Rio de Janeiro Jacarepagua (RRJ)planeIGU - RRJ

    $113–525

  3. Bus29h 5m

    1. Take the bus from Foz do Iguaçu to Rio de JaneirobusFoz do Iguacu

    $61–93

  4. Drive17h 3m

    1. Drive from Puerto Iguazú to Rio de Janeirocar932.3 mi

    $196–283

Foz do Iguacu (IGU) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) flights

Calendar50Weekly Planes
Duration3h 31mAverage Duration
Ticket$115Cheapest Price
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Map of how to get from Puerto Iguazú to Rio de Janeiro.ExpandLaunch map view
  • Distance: 762.9 mi
  • Duration: 4h 29m

What companies run services between Puerto Iguazú, Argentina and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil?

Gol Transportes Aéreos, LATAM Chile, and Azul fly from Foz do Iguacu (IGU) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Puerto Iguazú to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio via Foz do Iguaçu and Tietê Bus Terminal in around 26h 49m.

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