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There are 6 ways to get from Rio de Janeiro to Amazon rainforest by plane, bus, ferry, night bus or car

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Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) to Manaus (MAO)

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Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to Manaus (MAO)

Bus, ferry

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro Bus Station to São Carlos Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from São Carlos Bus Station to Alvorada Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Alvorada Bus Station to Santarém Bus Station
  4. Take the ferry from Santarém to Manaus

Bus, ferry via Cuiabá

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio to Cuiabá
  2. Take the bus from Cuiabá Bus Station to Porto Velho Bus Station
  3. Take the ferry from Porto Velho to Manaus

Night bus, bus, ferry

  1. Take the night bus from Rio de Janeiro Bus Station to João Monlevade Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from João Monlevade to Porto Velho
  3. Take the ferry from Porto Velho to Manaus

Drive

  1. Drive from Rio de Janeiro to Amazon rainforest

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Amazon rainforest is to bus and ferry via Cuiabá which costs R$ 1000 - R$ 1200 and takes 7 days 1h.

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The quickest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Amazon rainforest is to fly which costs R$ 700 - R$ 2000 and takes 5h 55m.

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The distance between Rio de Janeiro and Amazon rainforest is 2860 km. The road distance is 11195.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5h 55m to get from Rio de Janeiro to Amazon rainforest, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport to Manaus Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 40m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rio de Janeiro to Amazon rainforest is 11196 km. It takes approximately 6 days 9h to drive from Rio de Janeiro to Amazon rainforest.

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Azul, LATAM Chile and Gol Transportes Aéreos offer flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport to Manaus Airport.

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There are 61+ hotels available in Amazon rainforest. Prices start at R$ 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport is to line 2018 bus which takes 57 min and costs R$ 15 - R$ 19.

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Map of how to get from Rio de Janeiro to Amazon rainforest.
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  • Distance: 2860.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 55m

What companies run services between Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Amazon rainforest, Amazonas, Brazil?

Gol Transportes Aéreos, Azul and LATAM Chile fly from Rio de Janeiro to Amazon rainforest hourly.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Manaus via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 900 - R$ 2800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Manaus via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 900 - R$ 2800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Manaus
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1000 - R$ 3300
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Manaus via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1000 - R$ 3300
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Manaus via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 850 - R$ 2900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Manaus via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 850 - R$ 2900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Manaus via Brasilia, Porto Velho
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 850 - R$ 2900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Manaus via Sao Paulo Congonhas, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 850 - R$ 2900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Manaus via Brasilia, Rio Branco
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 850 - R$ 2900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Manaus
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 800 - R$ 2700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Manaus via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 800 - R$ 2700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Manaus via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 800 - R$ 2700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Manaus via Fortaleza
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 800 - R$ 2700
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Manaus via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 850 - R$ 3100
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Manaus via Recife
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 850 - R$ 3100
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Manaus via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 700 - R$ 2800
Bus operators
Reunidas Paulista
Phone
+55 18 2102-4400
Email
relacionamentocomcliente@reunidaspaulista.com.br
Website
reunidaspaulista.com.br
Bus from Rio de Janeiro Bus Station to São Carlos Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 120 - R$ 250
Schedules at
reunidaspaulista.com.br
Planalto
Phone
+55 55 3220-7470
Email
contato@planalto.com.br
Website
planalto.com.br
Bus from São Carlos Bus Station to Alvorada Bus Station
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 50 - R$ 480
Schedules at
planalto.com.br
Gontijo
Phone
0800 728 0044 / +55 31 3419-1299
Website
comprepassagem.com.br
Bus from São Carlos to Alvorada
Ave. Duration
20h 51m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
R$ 260 - R$ 340
Book at
comprepassagem.com.br
Convencional
R$ 260 - R$ 330
Executivo
R$ 270 - R$ 320
Bus from Cuiabá to Porto Velho
Ave. Duration
28h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 310 - R$ 390
Book at
comprepassagem.com.br
Convencional
R$ 310 - R$ 390
Executivo
R$ 320 - R$ 380
Bus from João Monlevade to Porto Velho
Ave. Duration
2 days 13h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 650 - R$ 900
Book at
comprepassagem.com.br
Convencional
R$ 650 - R$ 850
Executivo
R$ 650 - R$ 800
Viação Ouro e Prata
Phone
+55 4020-2022 / 0800 051 6216
Email
sac@ouroeprata.com
Website
viacaoouroeprata.com.br
Bus from Alvorada Bus Station to Santarém Bus Station
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 190 - R$ 600
Schedules at
viacaoouroeprata.com.br
Book at
e-commerce.passagensweb.net
Semi-Direto
R$ 450 - R$ 600
Util
Phone
0800 886 1000 / 0800 883 8830
Email
faleconosco@util.com.br
Website
util.com.br
Bus from Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio to Cuiabá
Ave. Duration
35h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 360
Book at
Util
Eucatur
Phone
0800 69 0800 / +55 69 3416-3700
Website
eucatur.com.br
Bus from Cuiabá Bus Station to Porto Velho Bus Station
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 280 - R$ 390
Convencional
R$ 280 - R$ 390
Leito
R$ 350 - R$ 440
Executivo
R$ 320 - R$ 440
bus
Bus from Cuiabá to Porto Velho
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 229
Schedules at
clickbus.com.br
Empresa Unida
Phone
+55 32 2101-7200
Email
unida@empresaunida.com.br
Website
empresaunida.com.br
Night bus from Rio de Janeiro Bus Station to João Monlevade Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 190 - R$ 320
Schedules at
webrodoviaria.com.br
Convencional
R$ 190 - R$ 320
Ferry operators
ENASAL - Empresa de Navegação Santana
Phone
+55 93 3529-1470 / +55 93 3522-9529
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Santarém to Manaus
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
R$ 180
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ferry Boats Vieira
Phone
+55 92 99143-2450 / +55 92 99136-4607
Email
fbvieira1014@gmail.com
Website
hmnavegacao.com
Ferry from Porto Velho to Manaus
Ave. Duration
4 days 12h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
R$ 420
Schedules at
hmnavegacao.com
Book at
hmnavegacao.com

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