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There are 5 ways to get from Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva by plane, car ferry, car, bus or taxi

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Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, car ferry, drive  •  5h 30m

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to Porto Seguro (BPS) GIG - BPS
  2. Take the car ferry from Porto Seguro to Arraial D'Ajuda
  3. Drive from Arraial D'Ajuda to Caraiva

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Bus, car ferry  •  23h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro to Porto Seguro
  2. Take the car ferry from Porto Seguro to Arraial D'Ajuda
  3. Take the bus from Terminal Balsas Arraial D'Ajuda to Caraíva

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Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, car ferry, drive  •  6h 59m

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) to Porto Seguro (BPS) SDU - BPS
  2. Take the car ferry from Porto Seguro to Arraial D'Ajuda
  3. Drive from Arraial D'Ajuda to Caraiva

Bus, taxi  •  19h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio to Itamaraju
  2. Take a taxi from Itamaraju to Caraiva

Drive  •  15h 46m

  1. Drive from Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva 1033 km

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The cheapest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva is to bus and car ferry which costs R$ 320 - R$ 550 and takes 23h 40m.

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The fastest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva is to fly and car ferry and drive which takes 5h 30m and costs R$ 1300 - R$ 2900.

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The distance between Rio de Janeiro and Caraiva is 965 km. The road distance is 1033 km.

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The best way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 19h 52m and costs R$ 550 - R$ 1100.

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva is 1033 km. It takes approximately 15h 46m to drive from Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva.

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There are 338+ hotels available in Caraiva. Prices start at R$ 280 per night.

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Map of how to get from Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva.
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  • Distance: 964.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 30m

What companies run services between Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Caraiva, Brazil?

There is no direct connection from Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva. However, you can take the taxi to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao airport, fly to Porto Seguro, take the drive to Porto Seguro, take the car ferry to Arraial D'Ajuda, then take the drive to Caraiva. Alternatively, you can fly to Porto Seguro, take the drive to Porto Seguro, take the car ferry to Arraial D'Ajuda, then take the drive to Caraiva.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Porto Seguro
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1300 - R$ 3900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Porto Seguro via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 700 - R$ 3300
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Porto Seguro via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 700 - R$ 3300
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Porto Seguro via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 4600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Porto Seguro via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 4700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Porto Seguro via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 4700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Porto Seguro via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 4700
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Porto Seguro via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 650 - R$ 2900
Voepass Linhas Aéreas
Website
voepass.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Porto Seguro
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1100 - R$ 2900
Bus operators
Viação Nacional
Phone
0800 728 0044
Website
buson.com.br
Bus from Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio to Itamaraju
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 240 - R$ 650
Schedules at
buson.com.br
Convencional
R$ 240 - R$ 340
Gontijo
Phone
0800 728 0044
Website
queropassagem.com.br
Bus from Rio de Janeiro to Porto Seguro
Ave. Duration
19h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 260 - R$ 450
Schedules at
queropassagem.com.br
Convencional
R$ 260 - R$ 360
Executivo
R$ 300 - R$ 400
Águia Azul
Phone
+55 73 3575-1170
Website
viacao-aguia-azul.webnode.com
Bus from Terminal Balsas Arraial D'Ajuda to Caraíva
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 21 - R$ 22
Schedules at
viacao-aguia-azul.webnode.com
Ferry operators
Rionave Administração Portuária
Phone
+55 73 3268-0219
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Porto Seguro to Arraial D'Ajuda
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
R$ 20
Schedules at
arraialdajuda.tur.br
Other operators
Taxi from Itamaraju to Caraiva
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Estimated price
R$ 340 - R$ 410
Taxista Giva
Phone
+55 73 99807 6154
Website
facebook.com
Ponto de Táxi Praça da Rodoviária
Phone
+55 (73) 3294-3034
Disk Táxi
Phone
+55 (73) 3294-2111

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