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There are 4 ways to get from Recife to Manaus by plane, bus or ferry

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Fly  •  7h 17m

  1. Fly from Recife (REC) to Manaus (MAO) REC - MAO

$137 - $607

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Bus  •  3 days 22h

  1. Take the bus from Recife to Caruaru
  2. Take the bus from Caruaru to Lucas do Rio Verde
  3. Take the bus from Lucas do Rio Verde to Cuiabá
  4. Take the bus from Cuiabá to Porto Velho
  5. Take the bus from Porto Velho to Manaus

$270 - $491

Bus, ferry via Sao Luis  •  6 days 12h

  1. Take the bus from Recife to Sao Luis
  2. Take the bus from Sao Luis to Belem
  3. Take the ferry from Belém to Manaus

$201 - $244

Bus Guanabara, ferry  •  6 days 17h

  1. Take the bus from Recife to Natal
  2. Take the bus from Natal to Belém
  3. Take the ferry from Belém to Manaus

$189 - $278

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The cheapest way to get from Recife to Manaus is to bus and ferry which costs R$ 750 - R$ 950 and takes 6 days 12h.

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The quickest way to get from Recife to Manaus is to fly which costs R$ 500 - R$ 2300 and takes 7h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Recife to Manaus. However, there are services departing from Recife and arriving at Manaus via Caruaru, Lucas do Rio Verde, Cuiabá and Porto Velho. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 22h.

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The distance between Recife and Manaus is 2836 km.

The best way to get from Recife to Manaus without a car is to bus which takes 3 days 22h and costs R$ 1000 - R$ 1900.

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It takes approximately 7h 17m to get from Recife to Manaus, including transfers.

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Recife to Manaus bus services, operated by Progresso, depart from Recife station.

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The best way to get from Recife to Manaus is to fly which takes 7h 17m and costs R$ 500 - R$ 2300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs R$ 1000 - R$ 1900 and takes 3 days 22h.

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The quickest flight from Recife Airport to Manaus Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 5m.

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Recife to Manaus bus services, operated by Aruana Transporte, arrive at Manaus station.

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Map of how to get from Recife to Manaus.
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  • Distance: 1772.2 miles
  • Duration: 7h 17m

What companies run services between Recife, Brazil and Manaus, Brazil?

Azul, Gol Transportes Aéreos and two other airlines fly from Recife to Manaus every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Recife to Manaus via Caruaru, Lucas do Rio Verde, Cuiabá, and Porto Velho in around 3 days 22h.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Recife to Manaus via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Flights from Recife to Manaus via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Recife to Manaus via Fortaleza
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Recife to Manaus via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Recife to Manaus via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Recife to Manaus via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Recife to Manaus
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Recife to Manaus via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Bus operators
Progresso
Phone
+55 81 2121-9000
Website
progressoonline.com.br
Bus from Recife to Caruaru
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
portaldepassagens.com.br
Bus from Recife to Sao Luis
Ave. Duration
26h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Schedules at
progressoonline.com.br
Bus from Recife to Natal
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Schedules at
ad.zanox.com
Book at
ad.zanox.com
Verde Transportes
Phone
+55 65 3316-7500
Email
comercial@viagemverde.com.br
Website
viagemverde.com.br
Bus from Lucas do Rio Verde to Cuiabá
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
verdetransportes.com.br
Book at
netviagem.com.br
Satélite Norte
Phone
0800 707 3838 / +55 61 3573-4422
Email
contato@satelitenorte.com.br
Website
satelitenorte.com.br
Bus from Lucas do Rio Verde to Cuiabá
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
satelitenorte.com.br
Xavante
Phone
0800 647 5555 / +55 (66) 34011281
Website
viacaoxavante.com.br
Bus from Lucas do Rio Verde to Cuiabá
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
netviagem.com.br
Book at
clickbus.com.br
Eucatur
Phone
0800 69 0800 / +55 69 3416-3700
Website
eucatur.com.br
Bus from Cuiabá to Porto Velho
Ave. Duration
22h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $170
Schedules at
eucatur.com.br
Convencional
$55 - $80
Executivo
$65 - $90
Leito
$90 - $170
Rapido Marajo
Phone
+55 3229-1797
Website
rapidomarajo.com.br
Bus from São Luís to Belém
Ave. Duration
12h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34 - $39
Schedules at
busbud.com
Book at
rapidomarajo.clickbus.com.br
Ferry operators

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Manaus is 1h behind Recife. It is currently 6:55 AM in Recife and 5:55 AM in Manaus.

Avianca Brazil, Azul, Gol Transportes Aéreos and LATAM Chile offer flights from Recife Airport to Manaus Airport.

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There are 152+ hotels available in Manaus. Prices start at $18 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Recife to Recife Airport is to train which takes 39m and costs R$ 1 - R$ 3.

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