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There are 6 ways to get from São Paulo to Puerto Maldonado by plane, car or bus

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Fly to Puerto Maldonado  •  11h 40m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Puerto Maldonado (PEM) GRU - PEM

$226 - $868

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Bus  •  2 days 6h

  1. Take the bus from Sao Paulo to Puerto Maldonado

$120 - $250

4 alternative options

Fly to Cobija, drive  •  16h 42m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Cobija (CIJ) GRU - CIJ
  2. Drive from Cobija to Puerto Maldonado

$180 - $366

Fly to Rio Branco, drive  •  15h 8m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Rio Branco (RBR) GRU - RBR
  2. Drive from Rio Branco to Puerto Maldonado

$160 - $505

Fly to Rurrenabaque, drive  •  41h 7m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Rurrenabaque (RBQ) GRU - RBQ
  2. Drive from Rurrenabaque to Puerto Maldonado

$410 - $730

Drive  •  2 days 3h

  1. Drive from São Paulo to Puerto Maldonado 3766.2 km

$400 - $600

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Conditions of entry into Peru from Brazil

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 1
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Peru from Brazil is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Puerto Maldonado is 113.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Puerto Maldonado is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Puerto Maldonado is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 113.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Brazil from Peru.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Puerto Maldonado is to bus which costs R$ 700 - R$ 1400 and takes 2 days 6h.

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The quickest way to get from São Paulo to Puerto Maldonado is to fly which costs R$ 1200 - R$ 4800 and takes 11h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Sao Paulo and arriving at Puerto Maldonado. Services depart once a week, and operate Thursday. The journey takes approximately 2 days 6h.

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The distance between São Paulo and Puerto Maldonado is 2672 km. The road distance is 3766.2 km.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Puerto Maldonado without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 6h and costs R$ 700 - R$ 1400.

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It takes approximately 11h 40m to get from São Paulo to Puerto Maldonado, including transfers.

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São Paulo to Puerto Maldonado bus services, operated by Expreso Internacional Ormeño, depart from Sao Paulo station.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Puerto Maldonado is to fly which takes 11h 40m and costs R$ 1200 - R$ 4800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs R$ 700 - R$ 1400 and takes 2 days 6h.

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There is no direct flight from Sao Paulo Airport to Puerto Maldonado Airport. The quickest flight takes 8h 56m and has one stopover.

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São Paulo to Puerto Maldonado bus services, operated by Expreso Internacional Ormeño, arrive at Puerto Maldonado station.

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Map of how to get from São Paulo to Puerto Maldonado.
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  • Distance: 2671.6 km
  • Duration: 11h 40m

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Puerto Maldonado, Peru?

LATAM Chile and Sky Airline fly from São Paulo to Puerto Maldonado 3 times a day. Alternatively, Expreso Internacional Ormeño operates a bus from Sao Paulo to Puerto Maldonado once a week. Tickets cost $120 - $250 and the journey takes 2 days 6h.

Airlines
Amaszonas
Website
amaszonas.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cobija via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Sao Paulo to Rurrenabaque via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
17h 48m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $600
Flights from Sao Paulo to Rurrenabaque via La Paz
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $550
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Puerto Maldonado via Lima
Ave. Duration
8h 56m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Sao Paulo to Puerto Maldonado via Lima, Cuzco
Ave. Duration
10h 57m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Sao Paulo to Rio Branco
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Sao Paulo to Rio Branco via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Boliviana de Aviación
Website
boa.bo
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cobija via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
12h 52m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $480
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cobija via Lima, La Paz
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Eco Jet
Website
ecojet.bo
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cobija via Santa Cruz, Trinidad
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $600
Flights from Sao Paulo to Cobija via Santa Cruz, La Paz
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $800
Sky Airline
Website
skyairline.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Puerto Maldonado via Lima
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Sao Paulo to Rio Branco via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $300
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Puerto Maldonado is 2h behind São Paulo. It is currently 3:25 PM in São Paulo and 1:25 PM in Puerto Maldonado.

Yes, the driving distance between São Paulo to Puerto Maldonado is 3766 km. It takes approximately 2 days 3h to drive from São Paulo to Puerto Maldonado.

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Sky Airline and LATAM Chile offer flights from Sao Paulo Airport to Puerto Maldonado Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Puerto Maldonado. 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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