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There are 5 ways to get from São Paulo to Columbia by plane, car 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 Columbia  •  18h 47m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Columbia (COU) GRU - COU

$565 - $1,380

Cheapest option

Fly to Quincy, drive  •  20h 47m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Quincy (UIN) GRU - UIN
  2. Drive from Quincy to Columbia

$412 - $628

3 alternative options

Fly to St. Louis, bus  •  20h 4m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to St. Louis (STL) GRU - STL
  2. Take the bus from St Louis to Columbia

$433 - $606

Fly to Springfield, drive  •  19h 59m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Springfield (SGF) GRU - SGF
  2. Drive from Springfield to Columbia

$677 - $1,035

Fly to Kansas City, bus  •  22h 3m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Kansas City (MCI) GRU - MCI
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City to Columbia

$436 - $665

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Columbia is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Columbia is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Columbia is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 8 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Columbia is to fly and drive which costs R$ 2200 - R$ 3500 and takes 20h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from São Paulo to Columbia is to fly which costs R$ 3000 - R$ 7500 and takes 18h 47m.

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The distance between São Paulo and Columbia is 5262 miles.

It takes approximately 18h 47m to get from São Paulo to Columbia, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sao Paulo Airport to Columbia Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h 53m and has one stopover.

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Columbia is 2h behind São Paulo. It is currently 12:14 AM in São Paulo and 10:14 PM in Columbia.

United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Sao Paulo Airport to Columbia Airport.

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There are 35+ hotels available in Columbia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Sao Paulo Airport is to shuttle which takes 39 min and costs R$ 57.

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Map of how to get from São Paulo to Columbia.
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  • Distance: 5261.8 miles
  • Duration: 18h 47m

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Columbia, MO, USA?

United Airlines and American Airlines fly from São Paulo to Columbia every 30 minutes.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Columbia via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
17h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Flights from Sao Paulo to Columbia via Miami, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
17h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Flights from Sao Paulo to Columbia via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
16h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Sao Paulo to Columbia via Miami, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
17h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,500
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Miami, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
15h 46m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Dallas/Ft.Worth, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
17h 1m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Miami, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
19h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
18h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
15h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Atlanta, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
15h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $600
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Atlanta, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
16h 11m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$390 - $600
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Chicago O'Hare, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
16h 16m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
16h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Houston, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
16h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via New York JFK, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
20h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
17h 12m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Toronto, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
17h 26m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to St. Louis via Miami
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to St. Louis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to St. Louis via New York JFK, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
16h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to St. Louis via Miami, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Springfield via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Springfield via Miami, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Springfield via Miami, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
16h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Springfield via Miami, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
16h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Kansas City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Kansas City via Miami
Ave. Duration
14h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Kansas City via New York JFK, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
17h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Kansas City via Miami, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
17h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Columbia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
16h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Sao Paulo to Columbia via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
15h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Sao Paulo to Columbia via Newark, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
17h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Sao Paulo to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo to St. Louis via Houston
Ave. Duration
14h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo to St. Louis via Newark
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo to St. Louis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
16h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
15h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Sao Paulo to Springfield via Houston
Ave. Duration
18h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Sao Paulo to Springfield via Newark, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
17h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $1,900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Springfield via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
17h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,800
Flights from Sao Paulo to Kansas City via Houston
Ave. Duration
12h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo to Kansas City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo to Kansas City via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
14h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo to Kansas City via Newark
Ave. Duration
15h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
15h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Atlanta, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
15h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $600
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Atlanta, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
16h 11m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$390 - $600
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Chicago O'Hare, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
16h 16m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
16h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Houston, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
16h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
17h 12m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via Toronto, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
17h 26m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Quincy via New York JFK, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
17h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $500
Flights from Sao Paulo to Springfield via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Springfield via New York JFK, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Kansas City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to St. Louis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
14h 7m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Kansas City via Toronto
Ave. Duration
20h 19m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,000
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from St Louis to Columbia
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $28
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Kansas City to Columbia
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70

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