There are 7 ways to get from Rio de Janeiro to Curitiba by plane, subway, 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 from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) to Curitiba (CWB) SDU - CWB

$105 - $197

Cheapest option

Bus Penha  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro to Curitiba Recife

$30 - $65

5 alternative options

Line 2 Metrô Rio to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the line 2 Metrô Rio from Presidente Vargas to Vicente de Carvalho
  2. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to Curitiba (CWB) GIG - CWB

$82 - $252

Bus Auto Viação Catarinense  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio to São Paulo – Tietê
  2. Take the bus from São Caetano do Sul to Curitiba Curitiba

$60 - $69

Bus Penha #2  •  16 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro Novo Rio to Curitiba 0015

$37 - $58

Bus via Rua Iacu próximo ao 1706  •  17 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Brs 2, 5 - Praça Tiradentes to Rua Iacu próximo ao 1706
  2. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro - Campo Grande to São Paulo - Tietê
  3. Take the bus from Sao Paulo - Tietê to Curitiba

$46 - $73

Drive  •  10 h

  1. Drive from Rio de Janeiro to Curitiba 528.4 miles

$90 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Curitiba is to bus which costs R$ 120 - R$ 240 and takes 13 h.

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The quickest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Curitiba is to fly which costs R$ 400 - R$ 800 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Rio de Janeiro and Curitiba is 678 km. The road distance is 845.5 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Rio de Janeiro to Curitiba, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rio de Janeiro and arriving at Curitiba. Services depart four times a day, and operate Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13 h.

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

Gol Transportes Aéreos, Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras and LATAM Chile fly from Rio de Janeiro to Curitiba hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rio de Janeiro to Curitiba via São Paulo – Tietê, Portuguesa Tietê, Paraíso, Paraiso, Tamanduatei, Tamanduateí, São Caetano, and São Caetano do Sul in around 12 h 14 min.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Curitiba via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Curitiba
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Curitiba via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Curitiba via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Curitiba
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Curitiba via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Curitiba
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Curitiba via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Curitiba via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Curitiba
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Curitiba via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Curitiba via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Avianca Brazil
Website
avianca.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Curitiba via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Train operators
Bus operators
Penha
Phone
0800 646 2122
Email
atendimento@nspenha.com.br
Website
nspenha.com.br
Bus from Rio de Janeiro to Curitiba
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
clickbus.com.br
Bus from Rio de Janeiro Novo Rio to Curitiba
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
vendas.nspenha.com.br
Book at
ecommerce.nspenha.com.br
Pluma
Phone
08000 950 836
Email
sac@pluma.com.br
Website
pluma.com.br
Bus from Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio to Estação Mariano Torres
Ave. Duration
13 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
pluma.com.br
Kaissara
Phone
0800 723 2121 / 0800 726 0246
Email
faleconosco@kaissara.com.br
Website
kaissara.com.br
Bus from Rio de Janeiro to Curitiba
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
clickbus.com.br
Executive
$40 - $65
Conventional
$45 - $65
Business
$65 - $90
First Class
$80 - $110
Bus from São Paulo to Curitiba
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Book at
clickbus.com.br
Executive
$25 - $35
Conventional
$25 - $35
Business
$30 - $45
First Class
$45 - $60
Fetranspor
Website
fetranspor.com.br
Bus from Brs 2, 5 - Praça Tiradentes to Rua Iacu próximo ao 1706
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
fetranspor.com.br
Viacao Cometa
Phone
0800-942-0030 / +55 4004-9600
Email
contato@viacaocometa.com.br
Website
viacaocometa.com.br
Bus from Sao Paulo - Tietê to Curitiba
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Book at
clickbus.com.br
Executive
$26 - $40
Conventional
$25 - $35
GTV Executive
$28 - $45
Business Class
$30 - $40
First Class
$35 - $55
GTV First Class
$35 - $55

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