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There are 6 ways to get from São Paulo to Rio Branco by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Sao Paulo  •  7h 49m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Rio Branco (RBR) GRU - RBR

R$ 610 - R$ 2360

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Bus to Sao Paulo Viracopos, fly  •  11h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Eldorado Shopping Mall to Viracopos Airport
  2. Fly from Sao Paulo Viracopos (VCP) to Rio Branco (RBR) VCP - RBR

R$ 377 - R$ 2937

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Fly from Sao Paulo Congonhas  •  9h 55m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo Congonhas (CGH) to Rio Branco (RBR) CGH - RBR

R$ 487 - R$ 1707

Bus via Cuiabá  •  2 days 9h

  1. Take the bus from Sao Paulo - Barra Funda to Cuiabá Cuiabá / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cuiabá to Rio Branco

R$ 610 - R$ 977

Bus  •  2 days 14h

  1. Take the bus from São Paulo - Barra Funda to Ariquemes Sao Paulo Term. Barra Funda
  2. Take the bus from Ariquemes to Rio Branco

R$ 644 - R$ 954

Drive  •  2 days 12h

  1. Drive from São Paulo to Rio Branco 4225.2 km

R$ 2400 - R$ 3600

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rio Branco is 136.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rio Branco is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Rio Branco is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 136.

Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Rio Branco is to bus which costs R$ 600 - R$ 1000 and takes 2 days 14h.

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The quickest way to get from São Paulo to Rio Branco is to fly which costs R$ 600 - R$ 2400 and takes 7h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from São Paulo to Rio Branco. However, there are services departing from Sao Paulo - Barra Funda and arriving at Rio Branco via Cuiabá. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 9h.

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The distance between São Paulo and Rio Branco is 2706 km. The road distance is 4225.2 km.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Rio Branco without a car is to bus via Cuiabá which takes 2 days 9h and costs R$ 600 - R$ 1000.

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It takes approximately 7h 49m to get from São Paulo to Rio Branco, including transfers.

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São Paulo to Rio Branco bus services, operated by Eucatur, depart from Sao Paulo - Barra Funda station.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Rio Branco is to fly which takes 7h 49m and costs R$ 600 - R$ 2400. Alternatively, you can bus via Cuiabá, which costs R$ 600 - R$ 1000 and takes 2 days 9h.

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The quickest flight from Sao Paulo Airport to Rio Branco Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 10m.

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São Paulo to Rio Branco bus services, operated by Eucatur, arrive at Rio Branco station.

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Map of how to get from São Paulo to Rio Branco.
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  • Distance: 2706.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 49m

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Rio Branco, Brazil?

LATAM Chile and Gol Transportes Aéreos fly from São Paulo to Rio Branco 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from São Paulo to Rio Branco via Cuiabá in around 2 days 9h.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Rio Branco
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 700 - R$ 2300
Flights from Sao Paulo to Rio Branco via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 700 - R$ 2300
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Rio Branco via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 480 - R$ 2600
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Rio Branco via Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 500 - R$ 2700
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Rio Branco via Vitoria, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 550 - R$ 3100
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Rio Branco via Florianopolis, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 500 - R$ 2900
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Rio Branco via Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 650 - R$ 3600
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Rio Branco via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 600 - R$ 3400
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Sao Paulo to Rio Branco
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 700 - R$ 2300
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Rio Branco via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 480 - R$ 2600
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Rio Branco via Vitoria, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 550 - R$ 3100
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Rio Branco via Florianopolis, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 500 - R$ 2900
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Rio Branco via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 600 - R$ 3400
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Rio Branco via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R$ 700 - R$ 3700
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Rio Branco via Porto Alegre, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 800 - R$ 4100
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
R$ 800 - R$ 1700
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Rio Branco via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Manaus
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1000 - R$ 1400
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Rio Branco via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1000 - R$ 1400
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Rio Branco via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 370 - R$ 2500
Bus operators
Azul
Phone
+55 4003 1118 / 0800 887 1118
Email
facebook@voeazul.com.br
Website
voeazul.com.br
Bus from Eldorado Shopping Mall to Viracopos Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 0 - R$ 430
Schedules at
voeazul.com.br
Private
R$ 310 - R$ 430
Eucatur
Phone
0800 69 0800 / +55 69 3416-3700
Website
eucatur.com.br
Bus from Sao Paulo - Barra Funda to Cuiabá
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 240 - R$ 410
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eucatur.com.br
Convencional
R$ 290 - R$ 410
Leito
R$ 360 - R$ 460
Executivo
R$ 340 - R$ 460
Bus from Cuiabá to Rio Branco
Ave. Duration
28h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 370 - R$ 550
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eucatur.com.br
Convencional
R$ 370 - R$ 550
Leito
R$ 460 - R$ 600
Executivo
R$ 440 - R$ 600
Bus from Ariquemes to Rio Branco
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 140 - R$ 200
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eucatur.com.br
Convencional
R$ 140 - R$ 200
Leito
R$ 180 - R$ 240
Executivo
R$ 150 - R$ 210
Andorinha
Phone
+55 65 3621-3422 / 0800 704 8780
Email
andorinha@andorinha.com
Website
andorinha.com
Bus from Sao Paulo - Barra Funda to Cuiabá
Ave. Duration
29h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 340 - R$ 430
Schedules at
clickbus.com.br
Rode Rotas
Phone
+55 (34) 3256-9666 / +55 0800 940 8090
Email
atendimento@viajerotas.com.br
Website
roderotas.com
Bus from São Paulo - Barra Funda to Cuiabá
Ave. Duration
27h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 270 - R$ 390
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Rode Rotas
Bus from São Paulo - Barra Funda to Ariquemes
Ave. Duration
2 days 1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 500 - R$ 750
Book at
Rode Rotas

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More Questions & Answers

Rio Branco is 2h behind São Paulo. It is currently 10:10 AM in São Paulo and 8:10 AM in Rio Branco.

Yes, the driving distance between São Paulo to Rio Branco is 4225 km. It takes approximately 2 days 12h to drive from São Paulo to Rio Branco.

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Gol Transportes Aéreos and LATAM Chile offer flights from Sao Paulo Airport to Rio Branco Airport.

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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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