There are 6 ways to get from Recife to Natal by bus, car or plane

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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Bus Gontijo  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Recife to Natal Maceió / ...

$16 - $23

Cheapest option

Bus Progresso  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Recife to Natal

$13 - $25

4 alternative options

Bus Progresso #2  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Recife to João Pessoa
  2. Take the bus from João Pessoa to Natal

$13 - $23

Drive  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Recife to Natal 178.6 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to Natal  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Recife (REC) to Natal (NAT) REC - NAT

$37 - $153

Fly to Joao Pessoa, bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Recife (REC) to Joao Pessoa (JPA) REC - JPA
  2. Take the bus from Santa Rita to Natal

$113 - $570

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The cheapest way to get from Recife to Natal is to bus which costs R$ 50 - R$ 90 and takes 7 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Recife to Natal is to drive which costs R$ 110 - R$ 170 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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The distance between Recife and Natal is 254 km. The road distance is 285.7 km.

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The bus from Recife to Natal takes 5 h 45 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Recife and arriving at Natal. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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

Gontijo operates a bus from Recife to Natal 5 times a week. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. Alternatively, Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras flies from Recife to Natal 4 times a day.

Airlines
Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Recife to Natal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Recife to Joao Pessoa
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Bus operators
Progresso
Phone
+55 81 2121-9000
Website
progressoonline.com.br
Bus from Recife to Natal
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Schedules at
clickbus.com.br
Book at
clickbus.com.br
Bus from João Pessoa to Natal
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
portaldepassagens.com.br
Bus from Santa Rita to Natal
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
portaldepassagens.com.br
Viacao Progresso
Phone
+55 24 2251-5050 / 0800 886 1000
Website
viacaoprogresso.com.br
Bus from Recife to João Pessoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
portaldepassagens.com.br

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