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Fly Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Asuncion  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) to Asuncion (ASU) SDU - ASU

$305 - $895

Cheapest option

Bus Pluma  •  29 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio to Asunción

$73 - $94

6 alternative options

Fly Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Foz do Iguacu, bus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) to Foz do Iguacu (IGU) SDU - IGU
  2. Take the bus from Foz do Iguaçu to Ciudad del Este

$97 - $421

Fly Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Foz do Iguacu, bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to Foz do Iguacu (IGU) GIG - IGU
  2. Take the bus from Foz do Iguaçu to Ciudad del Este

$90 - $327

Fly Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Asuncion  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) to Asuncion (ASU) GIG - ASU

$237 - $659

Fly Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Cascavel, bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) to Cascavel (CAC) SDU - CAC
  2. Take the bus from Cascavel to Ciudad del Este

$145 - $617

Bus JBL Turismo  •  38 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro to Posadas
  2. Take the bus from Encarnación to Asunción

$91 - $161

Drive  •  21 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Rio de Janeiro to Asunción 1112.2 miles

$180 - $280

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

Gol Transportes Aéreos, LATAM Chile and two other airlines fly from Rio de Janeiro to Luque every 4 hours. Alternatively, Pluma operates a bus from Rio de Janeiro to Asunción twice a week. Tickets cost $60 - $85 and the journey takes 29 h 35 min.

Airlines
Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Foz do Iguacu via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Foz do Iguacu via Curitiba
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Foz do Iguacu via Porto Alegre
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Foz do Iguacu via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Cascavel via Curitiba
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Cascavel via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Cascavel via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Curitiba
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Cascavel via Sao Paulo, Curitiba
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Cascavel via Curitiba, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Cascavel via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Asuncion via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Foz do Iguacu via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Foz do Iguacu via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Foz do Iguacu via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Foz do Iguacu via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Asuncion via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Asuncion via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Asuncion via Curitiba, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Foz do Iguacu via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Foz do Iguacu via Curitiba
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Foz do Iguacu via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Foz do Iguacu via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Asuncion via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Asuncion via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Asuncion via Porto Alegre
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Asuncion
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Avianca Brazil
Website
avianca.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro-Galeao to Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Bus operators
Pluma
Phone
08000 950 836
Email
sac@pluma.com.br
Website
pluma.com.br
Bus from Cascavel to Ciudad del Este
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
pluma.com.br
Bus from Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio to Asunción
Ave. Duration
29 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
pluma.com.br
JBL Turismo
Phone
+55 51 3475.4440 / 0800 6484440
Email
contato@jblturismo.com.br
Website
jblturismo.com.br
Bus from Rio de Janeiro to Posadas
Ave. Duration
30 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Schedules at
jblturismo.com.br
Book at
jblturismo.com.br
CONVENCIONAL
$75 - $100
LEITO
$100 - $130
NSA
Phone
+595 21 289 1000
Email
info@nsa.com.py
Website
nsa.com.py
Bus from Encarnación to Asunción
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
nsa.com.py
Book at
centraldepasajes.com.ar

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rio de Janeiro and Paraguay is 1533 km. The road distance is 1780 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Paraguay is to bus which costs R$ 260 - R$ 350 and takes 29 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Paraguay is to fly which takes 4 h 20 min and costs R$ 1100 - R$ 3300.

No, there is no direct bus from Rio de Janeiro to Paraguay. However, there are services departing from Brs 1,4 - Praça Tiradentes and arriving at Asunción via Rio de Janeiro, Posadas and Encarnación. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 57 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Rio de Janeiro to Paraguay, including transfers.