There are 7 ways to get from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires by plane, bus or car

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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Fly Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini (EZE) SDU - EZE

$209 - $474

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Bus Crucero Del Norte  •  40 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro to Sao Paulo
  2. Take the bus from Sao Paulo to Buenos Aires - Retiro Via Buenos Aires

$70 - $133

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Fly Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery (AEP) SDU - AEP

$205 - $601

Fly Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini (EZE) GIG - EZE

$192 - $472

Bus Flecha Bus  •  41 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro to Florianópolis
  2. Take the bus from Florianópolis to Retiro, Buenos Aires

$107 - $198

Bus JBL Turismo  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires

$100 - $160

Drive  •  32 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires 1726.2 miles

$290 - $440

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rio de Janeiro and arriving at Buenos Aires. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

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The distance between Rio de Janeiro and Buenos Aires is 1967 km. The road distance is 2761.9 km.

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The best way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires without a car is to bus which takes 40 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires, including transfers.

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Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires bus services, operated by Expresso Do Sul, depart from Rio de Janeiro station.

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The best way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires is to fly which takes 5 h 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 40 h 40 min.

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There is no direct flight from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires bus services, operated by Crucero Del Norte, arrive at Buenos Aires - Retiro station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires is 2762 km. It takes approximately 32 h 35 min to drive from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires.

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LATAM Chile, Aerolíneas Argentinas, Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras and Gol Transportes Aéreos offer flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini Airport.

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Map of how to get from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires.
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  • Distance: 1229.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

What companies run services between Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Buenos Aires, Argentina?

Gol Transportes Aéreos, Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras and two other airlines fly from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires via Sao Paulo in around 40 h 40 min.

Airlines
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Porto Alegre
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Sao Paulo Congonhas, Florianopolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Curitiba
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,000
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery via Curitiba
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery via Sao Paulo Congonhas, Florianopolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery via Curitiba
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $800
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,100
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,100
Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Navegantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Navegantes
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Bus operators
Crucero Del Norte
Phone
+54 810 777 2725
Email
info@crucerodelnorte.com.ar
Website
crucerodelnorte.com.ar
Bus from Sao Paulo to Buenos Aires - Retiro
Ave. Duration
33 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
crucerodelnorte.com.ar
Book at
crucerodelnorte.com.ar
Semi Cama
$50 - $75
Suite
$75 - $85
Cama
$65 - $90
Kaissara
Phone
0800 723 2121 / 0800 726 0246
Email
faleconosco@kaissara.com.br
Website
kaissara.com.br
Bus from Rio de Janeiro to Florianópolis
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
kaissara.com.br
Executive
$55 - $80
Conventional
$65 - $85
Business
$90 - $120
First Class
$110 - $150
Flecha Bus
Phone
+54 011 4000 5200
Email
atencionalcliente@flechabus.com.ar
Website
flechabus.com.ar
Bus from Florianópolis to Retiro, Buenos Aires
Ave. Duration
24 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Schedules at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar
Economy
$45 - $70
Executive
$60 - $70
Suite
$70 - $85
JBL Turismo
Phone
+55 51 3475.4440 / 0800 6484440
Email
contato@jblturismo.com.br
Website
jblturismo.com.br
Bus from Rio de Janeiro to Buenos Aires
Ave. Duration
2 days 0 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
jblturismo.com.br
Book at
jblturismo.com.br
CONVENCIONAL
$100 - $130
LEITO
$130 - $160

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