There are 4 ways to get from Rio de Janeiro to Lima 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 from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  9 h 22 min

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

$272 - $644

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 days 16 h

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

$220 - $310

2 alternative options

Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  10 h 40 min

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

$245 - $615

Drive  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Drive from Rio de Janeiro to Lima 3034.1 miles

$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$ 1300 and takes 3 days 16 h.

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The quickest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Lima is to fly which costs R$ 1000 - R$ 2600 and takes 9 h 22 min.

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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 3 days 16 h.

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The distance between Rio de Janeiro and Lima is 3776 km. The road distance is 4854.5 km.

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The best way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Lima without a car is to bus which takes 3 days 16 h and costs R$ 850 - R$ 1300.

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It takes approximately 9 h 22 min 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 9 h 22 min and costs R$ 1000 - R$ 2600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs R$ 850 - R$ 1300 and takes 3 days 16 h.

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Map of how to get from Rio de Janeiro to Lima.
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  • Distance: 2360.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 22 min

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

LATAM Chile and Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras fly from Rio de Janeiro to Lima 4 times a day. Alternatively, Expreso Internacional Ormeño operates a bus from Rio de Janeiro to Lima once a week. Tickets cost $220 - $310 and the journey takes 3 days 16 h.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Lima via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Lima via Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Lima via Sao Paulo Congonhas, Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Lima via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Lima via Sao Paulo, Cordoba
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Lima
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Lima via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Lima via Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Lima via Santiago
Ave. Duration
10 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $900
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Lima
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Lima via Bogota
Ave. Duration
10 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
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