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There are 4 ways to get from Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva by plane, car ferry, car, bus or taxi

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, car ferry, drive

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) to Porto Seguro (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

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

Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro Bus Station to Itamaraju Praça Castelo Branco
  2. Take a taxi from Itamaraju Praça Castelo Branco to Caraiva

Drive

  1. Drive from Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 136

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Yes, travel within Brazil is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Caraiva is 136.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Caraiva is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Caraiva is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 136.

Last updated: 28 Nov 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva is to bus and car ferry which costs R$ 320 - R$ 470 and takes 23h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva is to fly and car ferry and drive which costs R$ 500 - R$ 1700 and takes 5h 14m.

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The distance between Rio de Janeiro and Caraiva is 797 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 32m and costs R$ 550 - R$ 700.

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It takes approximately 5h 14m to get from Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport to Porto Seguro Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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

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There are 10+ hotels available in Caraiva. Prices start at R$ 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Rio de Janeiro to Caraiva.
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  • Distance: 797 km
  • Duration: 5h 14m

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 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 take the bus to Itamaraju Praça Castelo Branco then take the taxi to Caraiva.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Porto Seguro
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 650 - R$ 1800
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Porto Seguro
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1000 - R$ 2500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Porto Seguro via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1000 - R$ 2500
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Porto Seguro
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 750 - R$ 2900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Porto Seguro via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 750 - R$ 2900
Bus operators
Águia Branca
Phone
+55 4004-1010 / +55 73 2102-5353
Email
sac@aguiabranca.com.br
Website
aguiabranca.com.br
Bus from Rio de Janeiro Bus Station to Itamaraju Praça Castelo Branco
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 45 - R$ 400
Viação Nacional
Phone
0800 728 0044
Website
comprepassagem.com.br
Bus from Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio to Itamaraju
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 210 - R$ 250
Book at
comprepassagem.com.br
Convencional
R$ 220 - R$ 250
Gontijo
Phone
0800 728 0044
Website
queropassagem.com.br
Bus from Rio de Janeiro to Porto Seguro Bus Station
Ave. Duration
19h 42m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 200 - R$ 400
Website
Facebook Gontijo
Convencional
R$ 260 - R$ 370
Executivo
R$ 300 - R$ 400
Águia Azul
Phone
+55 73 3575-1170
Email
vendas@viacaoaguiaazul.com.br
Website
viacao-aguia-azul.webnode.com
Bus from Balsas para Porto Seguro to Caraíva
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
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 Praça Castelo Branco 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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