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

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 to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  15 h 16 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  •  16 h 37 min

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

$392 - $716

Fly to Cabo Frio, bus  •  28 h 29 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

$1,031 - $3,346

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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 16 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 16 min.

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

It takes approximately 15 h 16 min to get from Rome to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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There are 3586+ hotels available in Rio de Janeiro. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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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 16 min

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

Alitalia, Royal Air Maroc and 10 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 Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,000
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 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
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
19 h 35 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, Porto Alegre
Ave. Duration
19 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Rome to Cabo Frio via Lisbon, Recife, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
26 h 11 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from Rome to Cabo Frio via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,800
Flights from Rome to Cabo Frio via Lisbon, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
32 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
Flights from Rome to Cabo Frio via Sao Paulo, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,900
Flights from Rome to Cabo Frio via Lisbon, Salvador, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
32 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,300
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,200
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18 h 7 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
19 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,100
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via London Heathrow, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
24 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
27 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,500
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Amsterdam, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,600
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 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
14 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,200
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 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 35 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
14 h 50 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
14 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rome to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,000
Bus operators

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