There are 7 ways to get from São Paulo to Iguazu Falls 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 Sao Paulo Congonhas  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo Congonhas (CGH) to Foz do Iguacu (IGU) CGH - IGU

$94 - $416

Cheapest option

Bus Pluma  •  17 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Foz do Iguaçu

$45 - $72

5 alternative options

Fly from Sao Paulo  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Foz do Iguacu (IGU) GRU - IGU

$85 - $409

Bus to Sao Paulo Viracopos, fly  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Barra Funda Terminal to Viracopos Airport
  2. Fly from Sao Paulo Viracopos (VCP) to Foz do Iguacu (IGU) VCP - IGU

$84 - $416

Bus Sol Del Paraguay  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from São Paulo - Tietê to Ciudad del Este

$46 - $61

Bus Auto Viação Catarinense  •  21 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from São Paulo, Barra Funda to Cascavel
  2. Take the bus from Cascavel to Ciudad del Este

$67 - $99

Drive  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Drive from São Paulo to Iguazu Falls 671.8 miles

$110 - $170

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Iguazu Falls, Argentina?

Gol Transportes Aéreos, LATAM Brasil and two other airlines fly from São Paulo to Iguazu Falls 4 times a day. Alternatively, Sol Del Paraguay operates a bus from São Paulo to Iguazu Falls twice daily. Tickets cost $45 - $60 and the journey takes 14 h 58 min. Pluma also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
LATAM Brasil
Website
latam.com
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Foz do Iguacu via Curitiba
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Sao Paulo to Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Sao Paulo to Foz do Iguacu via Curitiba
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Azul Linhas Aéreas Brasileiras
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Foz do Iguacu via Curitiba
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Sao Paulo to Foz do Iguacu via Porto Alegre
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Sao Paulo to Foz do Iguacu via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Foz do Iguacu via Curitiba
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Foz do Iguacu via Porto Alegre
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Foz do Iguacu via Curitiba
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Sao Paulo to Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Sao Paulo to Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Avianca Brazil
Website
avianca.com.br
Flights from Sao Paulo to Foz do Iguacu
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Bus operators
Azul
Pluma
Phone
08000 950 836
Email
sac@pluma.com.br
Website
pluma.com.br
Bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Ciudad del Este
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
pluma.com.br
Bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Foz do Iguaçu
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
pluma.com.br
Bus from Cascavel to Ciudad del Este
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
pluma.com.br
Auto Viação Catarinense
Phone
0800-470-470 / +55 4002-4700
Email
sac@catarinense.com.br
Website
catarinense.com.br
Bus from São Paulo, Barra Funda to Cascavel
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
vendas.jcaholding.com.br
Book at
vendas.jcaholding.com.br
Bus from Cascavel to Ciudad del Este
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
vendas.jcaholding.com.br
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Questions & Answers

How far is it from São Paulo to Iguazu Falls?

The distance between São Paulo and Iguazu Falls is 824 km. The road distance is 1075 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Iguazu Falls?

The cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Iguazu Falls is to bus which costs R$ 160 - R$ 220 and takes 16 h 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from São Paulo to Iguazu Falls?

The quickest way to get from São Paulo to Iguazu Falls is to fly which takes 3 h 32 min and costs R$ 320 - R$ 1500.

How long does it take to get from São Paulo to Iguazu Falls?

It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from São Paulo to Iguazu Falls, including transfers.