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

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Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) to Lima (LIM) SDU - LIM

$213 - $591

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Bus  •  2 days 23h

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro to Lima Via Lima

$160 - $230

2 alternative options

Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  8h 43m

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to Lima (LIM) GIG - LIM

$197 - $721

Drive  •  2 days 15h

  1. Drive from Rio de Janeiro to Lima 4857.2 km

$500 - $750

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The cheapest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Lima is to bus which costs R$ 850 - R$ 1200 and takes 2 days 23h.

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The quickest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Lima is to fly which costs R$ 1100 - R$ 3100 and takes 7h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rio de Janeiro to Lima. However, there are services departing from Rio de Janeiro and arriving at Parque del Trabajo via Los Jazmines de Naranjal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 23h.

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The distance between Rio de Janeiro and Lima is 3776 km. The road distance is 4857.2 km.

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The best way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Lima without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 23h and costs R$ 850 - R$ 1200.

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It takes approximately 7h 48m to get from Rio de Janeiro to Lima, including transfers.

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Rio de Janeiro to Lima bus services, operated by Expreso Internacional Ormeño, depart from Rio de Janeiro station.

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The best way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Lima is to fly which takes 7h 48m and costs R$ 1100 - R$ 3100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs R$ 850 - R$ 1200 and takes 2 days 23h.

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There is no direct flight from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport to Lima Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 35m and has one stopover.

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

LATAM Chile, Gol Transportes Aéreos and Azul fly from Rio de Janeiro to Lima hourly. Alternatively, Expreso Internacional Ormeño operates a bus from Rio de Janeiro to Lima once a week. Tickets cost $160 - $230 and the journey takes 2 days 23h.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Lima via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Lima via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
11h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Lima via Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Lima via Curitiba, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Lima via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Lima via Sao Paulo, Santa Cruz
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Lima
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Lima via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Lima via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Lima via Santiago
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Lima via Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Lima via Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Lima via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Lima via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Lima
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Aerolíneas Argentinas
Website
aerolineas.com.ar
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Lima via Ezeiza
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
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Rio de Janeiro to Lima bus services, operated by Expreso Internacional Ormeño, arrive at Lima station.

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Lima is 2h behind Rio de Janeiro. It is currently 3:46 AM in Rio de Janeiro and 1:46 AM in Lima.

Yes, the driving distance between Rio de Janeiro to Lima is 4857 km. It takes approximately 2 days 15h to drive from Rio de Janeiro to Lima.

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Gol Transportes Aéreos and LATAM Chile offer flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport to Lima Airport.

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There are 1837+ hotels available in Lima. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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