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There are 8 ways to get from São Paulo to Washington by plane, train 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.

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Fly Sao Paulo to Washington Dulles  •  13h 37m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Washington Dulles (IAD) GRU - IAD

$288 - $618

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Fly Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington  •  15h 45m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Reagan Washington (DCA) GRU - DCA

$272 - $563

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Fly Sao Paulo to Baltimore, train  •  16h 30m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Baltimore (BWI) GRU - BWI
  2. Take the train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station

$352 - $565

Fly Sao Paulo to Newark, train  •  15h 32m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Newark (EWR) GRU - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark to Washington Union Station

$336 - $1,344

Fly Sao Paulo to New York JFK, train  •  16h 8m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to New York JFK (JFK) GRU - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station

$286 - $1,351

Bus to Sao Paulo Viracopos, fly to Washington Dulles  •  17h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Eldorado Shopping Mall to Viracopos Airport
  2. Fly from Sao Paulo Viracopos (VCP) to Washington Dulles (IAD) VCP - IAD

$359 - $1,039

Bus to Sao Paulo Viracopos, fly to Reagan Washington  •  17h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Eldorado Shopping Mall to Viracopos Airport
  2. Fly from Sao Paulo Viracopos (VCP) to Reagan Washington (DCA) VCP - DCA

$353 - $1,034

Bus to Sao Paulo Viracopos, fly to Baltimore, train  •  17h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Eldorado Shopping Mall to Viracopos Airport
  2. Fly from Sao Paulo Viracopos (VCP) to Baltimore (BWI) VCP - BWI
  3. Take the train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station

$353 - $1,096

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from São Paulo to Washington is to fly, which costs R$ 1400 - R$ 3100 and takes 15h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from São Paulo to Washington is to fly which costs R$ 1500 - R$ 3400 and takes 13h 37m.

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The distance between São Paulo and Washington is 4769 miles.

It takes approximately 13h 37m to get from São Paulo to Washington, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Sao Paulo Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 9h 55m.

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Washington is 1h behind São Paulo. It is currently 8:14 PM in São Paulo and 7:14 PM in Washington.

Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A., United Airlines, Copa Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Sao Paulo Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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There are 548+ hotels available in Washington. 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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  • Distance: 4768.9 miles
  • Duration: 13h 37m

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Washington, DC, USA?

United Airlines, Copa Airlines and five other airlines fly from São Paulo to Washington hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via Miami
Ave. Duration
13h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,640 - $1,670
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
15h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,640 - $1,670
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
17h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,640 - $1,670
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via Miami, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,640 - $1,670
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via Miami, Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
14h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,640 - $1,670
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via Miami, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
14h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,640 - $1,670
Flights from Sao Paulo to Baltimore via Miami
Ave. Duration
13h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Baltimore via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
15h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Baltimore via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
15h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Baltimore via Miami, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
15h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Newark via Miami
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,400
Flights from Sao Paulo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,400
Flights from Sao Paulo to New York JFK via Miami
Ave. Duration
13h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,400
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Washington Dulles via Orlando, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
15h 1m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Washington Dulles via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Reagan Washington via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Miami
Ave. Duration
15h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Reagan Washington via Brasilia, Orlando
Ave. Duration
14h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Reagan Washington via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
15h 4m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Reagan Washington via Orlando, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
15h 8m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Baltimore via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Miami
Ave. Duration
15h 44m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Baltimore via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
18h 58m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Baltimore via Orlando, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
15h 13m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Baltimore via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
15h 19m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $1,900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Washington Dulles via Newark
Ave. Duration
13h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,400 - $1,900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,700 - $1,730
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,700 - $1,730
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via Houston
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,700 - $1,730
Flights from Sao Paulo to Baltimore via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
15h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Baltimore via Houston
Ave. Duration
17h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Newark
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $3,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
12h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $3,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
14h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $3,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Newark via Houston
Ave. Duration
15h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $3,000
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Washington Dulles via Orlando
Ave. Duration
12h 27m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Washington Dulles via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
14h 49m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Washington Dulles via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
13h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $470
Flights from Sao Paulo to Washington Dulles via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $490
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $500
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
13h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $480
Flights from Sao Paulo to Baltimore via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $470
Flights from Sao Paulo to Baltimore via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
13h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $440
Flights from Sao Paulo to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $480
Flights from Sao Paulo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
9h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $460
Flights from Sao Paulo to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
14h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $550
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Reagan Washington via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
14h 26m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Baltimore via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Baltimore via Orlando, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
15h 52m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via Miami
Ave. Duration
13h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,640 - $1,670
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
15h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,640 - $1,670
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
17h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,640 - $1,670
Flights from Sao Paulo to Newark via Miami
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,400
Flights from Sao Paulo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,400
Flights from Sao Paulo to New York JFK via Miami
Ave. Duration
13h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,400
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Reagan Washington via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Miami
Ave. Duration
15h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Washington Dulles via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Reagan Washington via Orlando
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Reagan Washington via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Nashville
Ave. Duration
15h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Reagan Washington via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Orlando
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Baltimore via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Baltimore via Orlando
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Baltimore via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Orlando
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Baltimore via Brasilia, Miami
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Baltimore via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Nashville
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Copa Airlines
Website
copaair.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Washington Dulles via Panama City
Ave. Duration
13h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,000
Flights from Sao Paulo to New York JFK via Panama City
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,000
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Washington Dulles via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
14h 49m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Washington Dulles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h 18m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Washington Dulles via Montreal
Ave. Duration
14h 9m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via Toronto
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Flights from Sao Paulo to Baltimore via Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h 14m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
13h 16m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Reagan Washington via Boston
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Flights from Sao Paulo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $3,600
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Washington Dulles via Bogota
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$800 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Reagan Washington via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
12h 31m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Baltimore via Brasilia, Orlando
Ave. Duration
14h 29m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
Train from Newark to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$95 - $180
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40
Train from Newark to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
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
$0 - $80
Schedules at
voeazul.com.br
Private
$55 - $80

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