There are 10 ways to get from Rio de Janeiro to Colombia 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.

Recommended option

Fly Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Bogota  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) to Bogota (BOG) SDU - BOG

$265 - $643

Cheapest option

Fly Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Bogota  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to Bogota (BOG) GIG - BOG

$199 - $569

8 alternative options

Fly Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova  •  14 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova (MDE) GIG - MDE

$289 - $679

Fly Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Bucaramanga  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to Bucaramanga (BGA) GIG - BGA

$370 - $470

Fly Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Ibague  •  16 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to Ibague (IBE) GIG - IBE

$491 - $1,501

Fly Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera  •  14 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera (EOH) GIG - EOH

$505 - $1,607

Bus via Lima  •  5 days 19 h

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio to São Paulo - Tietê
  2. Take the bus from Sao Paulo – Tiete to Rio Branco
  3. Take the bus from Rio Branco to Lima
  4. Take the bus from Lima to Quito
  5. Take the bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Bogota

$498 - $670

Bus  •  7 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio to São Paulo - Tietê
  2. Take the bus from Sao Paulo to Bogotá

$334 - $491

Bus #2  •  8 days 15 h

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro to Lima
  2. Take the bus from Lima Javier Prado to Bogota

$363 - $534

Drive  •  4 days 12 h

  1. Drive from Rio de Janeiro to Bogotá 4858.9 miles

$800 - $1,200

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

LATAM Chile, Avianca Brazil and five other airlines fly from Rio de Janeiro to Bogotá hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rio de Janeiro to Bogotá via São Paulo - Tietê, Sao Paulo – Tiete, Rio Branco, Lima, Quito, and Quito Terminal Quitumbe in around 5 days 19 h.

Airlines
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Bogota via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Bogota
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $750
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Bogota via Lima
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $750
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Bogota
Ave. Duration
9 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Lima
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Lima, Cali
Ave. Duration
12 h 33 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Lima, Bogota
Ave. Duration
12 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Bogota, Barranquilla
Ave. Duration
13 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Bogota, Santa Marta
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Bogota, Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
14 h 46 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Bucaramanga via Bogota
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $750
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Bucaramanga via Lima, Bogota
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $750
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Ibague via Bogota
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Ibague via Lima, Bogota
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Avianca Brazil
Website
avianca.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Bogota via Sao Paulo Congonhas, Salvador
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Bogota via Brasilia, Fortaleza
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Bogota via Sao Paulo Congonhas, Fortaleza
Ave. Duration
14 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Bogota via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Bogota via Brasilia, Salvador
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Bogota via Brasilia, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Bogota
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $750
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Bogota via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $750
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Bogota via Salvador
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Bogota
Ave. Duration
9 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Sao Paulo, Bogota
Ave. Duration
11 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Bucaramanga via Sao Paulo, Bogota
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $750
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Bogota via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Bogota via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Bogota via Brasilia, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Bogota via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Sao Paulo, Bogota
Ave. Duration
12 h 59 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,400
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Bucaramanga via Santiago, Bogota
Ave. Duration
15 h 52 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $850
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Bogota via Panama City
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Jose Marie Cordova via Panama City
Ave. Duration
10 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Bucaramanga via Panama City
Ave. Duration
13 h 43 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Bucaramanga via Panama City, Bogota
Ave. Duration
12 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $900
Satena
Website
satena.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Bogota
Ave. Duration
10 h 41 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Panama City, Bogota
Ave. Duration
12 h 9 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Lima, Bogota
Ave. Duration
12 h 46 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Sao Paulo, Bogota
Ave. Duration
12 h 21 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Easyfly
Website
easyfly.com.co
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Bogota, Bucaramanga
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Bogota, Pereira
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Medellin Enrique Olaya Herrera via Bogota, Monteria
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Bus operators
Rode Rotas
Phone
+55 (34) 3256-9666 / +55 0800 940 8090
Email
atendimento@viajerotas.com.br
Website
roderotas.com
Bus from Sao Paulo – Tiete to Rio Branco
Ave. Duration
40 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$98
Schedules at
roderotas.com
Book at
portaldepassagens.com.br
Cruz del Sur
Phone
+51 1 311-5050
Website
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Quito Terminal Quitumbe to Bogota
Ave. Duration
24 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Bus from Lima Javier Prado to Bogota
Ave. Duration
3 days 0 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
cruzdelsur.com.pe
Book at
cruzdelsur.com.pe

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rio de Janeiro and Colombia is 4386 km. The road distance is 7774 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Colombia is to fly which costs R$ 700 - R$ 2200 and takes 11 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Colombia is to fly which takes 9 h 29 min and costs R$ 950 - R$ 2400.

No, there is no direct bus from Rio de Janeiro to Colombia. However, there are services departing from Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio and arriving at Bogota via Sao Paulo – Tiete, Rio Branco, Lima and Quito Terminal Quitumbe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 days 19 h.

It takes approximately 9 h 29 min to get from Rio de Janeiro to Colombia, including transfers.