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There are 3 ways to get from Rome to Rio de Janeiro by plane or bus

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Fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  15 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) FCO - GIG

$373 - $1,317

2 alternative options

Fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  17 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) FCO - SDU

$392 - $716

Fly to Cabo Frio, bus  •  26 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Cabo Frio (CFB) FCO - CFB
  2. Take the bus from São Pedro da Aldeia to Rio de Janeiro

$1,032 - $3,351

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs 320€ - 1200€ and takes 15 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs 320€ - 1200€ and takes 15 h 57 min.

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The distance between Rome and Rio de Janeiro is 9199 km.

It takes approximately 15 h 57 min to get from Rome to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport is the direct flight which takes 12 h 15 min.

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Rio de Janeiro is 4 h behind Rome. It is currently 2:10 AM in Rome and 11:10 PM in Rio de Janeiro.

Alitalia, Royal Air Maroc, Iberia and six other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport.

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There are 3519+ hotels available in Rio de Janeiro. Prices start at $26 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs 10€ - 15€.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Distance: 5749.3 miles
  • Duration: 15 h 57 min

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

Alitalia, Royal Air Maroc and 11 other airlines fly from Rome to Rio de Janeiro hourly.

Airlines
Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Rome to Cabo Frio via Buenos Aires Ministro Pistarini
Ave. Duration
21 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $5,500
Flights from Rome to Cabo Frio via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
21 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,800
Flights from Rome to Cabo Frio via Lisbon, Fortaleza, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
31 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from Rome to Cabo Frio via Lisbon, Recife, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
31 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from Rome to Cabo Frio via Lisbon, Salvador, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
31 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,200
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,100
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,500 - $6,000
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via London Heathrow, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,500
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Zurich, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,200
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,500
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,200
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,800
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,700
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,100
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,000
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