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There are 5 ways to get from Valledupar to Rio de Janeiro by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  9h 58m

  1. Fly from Valledupar (VUP) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) VUP - GIG

R$ 1018 - R$ 3020

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Fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  12h 22m

  1. Fly from Valledupar (VUP) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) VUP - SDU

R$ 1113 - R$ 3415

Bus, train  •  6 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Valledupar to Aguachica
  2. Take the bus from Aguachica to Cali
  3. Take the bus from Cali to Mendoza
  4. Take the bus from Mendoza to Santa Cruz
  5. Take the train from Santa Cruz to Central do Brasil

R$ 1118 - R$ 2535

Bus  •  6 days 15h

  1. Take the bus from Valledupar to Bogotá
  2. Take the bus from Bogotá to Sao Paulo
  3. Take the bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio

R$ 1282 - R$ 1941

Drive  •  4 days 21h

  1. Drive from Valledupar to Rio de Janeiro 5326.9 miles

R$ 3300 - R$ 4900

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The cheapest way to get from Valledupar to Rio de Janeiro is to bus which costs $340 - $550 and takes 6 days 15h.

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The quickest way to get from Valledupar to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs $270 - $850 and takes 9h 58m.

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The distance between Valledupar and Rio de Janeiro is 4948 km. The road distance is 8523.1 km.

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The best way to get from Valledupar to Rio de Janeiro without a car is to bus and train which takes 6 days 0h and costs $300 - $700.

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It takes approximately 9h 58m to get from Valledupar to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Valledupar to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which takes 9h 58m and costs $270 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $340 - $550 and takes 6 days 15h.

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There is no direct flight from Valledupar Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport. The quickest flight takes 8h 42m and has one stopover.

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Rio de Janeiro is 2h ahead of Valledupar. It is currently 3:58 AM in Valledupar and 5:58 AM in Rio de Janeiro.

Yes, the driving distance between Valledupar to Rio de Janeiro is 8523 km. It takes approximately 4 days 21h to drive from Valledupar to Rio de Janeiro.

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Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and LATAM Chile offer flights from Valledupar Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport.

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Map of how to get from Valledupar to Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Distance: 3092.8 miles
  • Duration: 9h 58m

What companies run services between Valledupar, Colombia and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil?

Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and LATAM Chile fly from Valledupar to Rio de Janeiro every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Valledupar to Rio de Janeiro via Bogotá, Sao Paulo, Sé, Portuguesa-tietê, and São Paulo – Tietê in around 6 days 15h.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Valledupar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Bogota, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
11h 53m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 1000 - R$ 3600
Flights from Valledupar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Bogota, Santiago
Ave. Duration
15h 44m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 4400
Flights from Valledupar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Bogota, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
12h 58m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 4100
Flights from Valledupar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Bogota, Lima, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 3m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1300 - R$ 4400
Flights from Valledupar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Bogota, Sao Paulo, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
17h 38m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 4500
Flights from Valledupar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Bogota, Sao Paulo, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
19h 13m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 4200
Flights from Valledupar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Bogota, Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto
Ave. Duration
16h 53m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 4200
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Valledupar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Bogota
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1000 - R$ 3000
Flights from Valledupar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Bogota, Lima
Ave. Duration
11h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 3400
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Valledupar to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Bogota, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
12h 17m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1100 - R$ 3400
Train operators
Supervia
Phone
08007269494
Email
superviafone@supervia.com.br
Website
supervia.com.br
Train from Santa Cruz to Central do Brasil
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
R$ 5
Schedules at
supervia.com.br
Bus operators
Copetran
Phone
+57 (7) 6448167 / 1 800 0912848
Email
servicioalcliente2@copetran.com.co
Website
copetran.com
Bus from Valledupar to Aguachica
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 40 - R$ 60
Schedules at
copetran.com
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copetran.com
Bus from Valledupar to Bogotá
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
R$ 95 - R$ 150
Schedules at
copetran.com
Book at
copetran.com
Cotaxi
Website
cotaxi.com.co
Bus from Valledupar to Aguachica
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
cotaxi.com.co
Expreso Brasilia
Phone
01 8000 51 8001
Email
contactenos@expresobrasilia.com
Website
expresobrasilia.com
Bus from Aguachica to Cali
Ave. Duration
15h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 80 - R$ 210
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Book at
redbus.co
Premium
R$ 150 - R$ 210
Regular
R$ 80 - R$ 120
Bus from Valledupar to Bogotá
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 80 - R$ 200
Schedules at
expresobrasilia.com
Book at
expresobrasilia.com
Premium
R$ 140 - R$ 200
Regular
R$ 80 - R$ 120
Linea de Los Andes
Phone
+57 (2) 641 0936 Colombia / +58 (424) 7017720 / (276) 415 78 01 Venezuela / (212) 762 94 06 Caracas
Email
reservascali@lineasdelosandes.com.co
Website
lineasdelosandes.com.co
Bus from Cali to Mendoza
Ave. Duration
3 days 17h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 1300 - R$ 1900
Schedules at
lineasdelosandes.com.co
Expreso Internacional Ormeño
Phone
Argentina: +54 11-431-32259 // Bolivia: +59 12-2280834 // Brasil: +55 11-20891196 // Chile: +56 2-779-3443 // Colombia: +57 1 410 7522 / +57 1 428-9210 / +57 310 609-6250 // Ecuador: +593 4-213-0847 / +593 2-245-6632 // Perú: +51 1 4725000 / +51 1 4721710
Email
servicioalclienteormeno@hotmail.com, adm.guayaquil@grupo-ormeno.com.pe
Website
grupo-ormeno.com.co
Bus from Cali to Mendoza
Ave. Duration
3 days 20h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
R$ 800 - R$ 1300
Schedules at
grupo-ormeno.com.pe
Bus from Bogotá to Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
5 days 16h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
R$ 1100 - R$ 1600
Schedules at
grupo-ormeno.com.pe
Fronteras
Phone
(071) 4249090
Website
fronteras.com.co
Bus from Valledupar to Bogotá
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 130 - R$ 190
Schedules at
fronteras.com.co
Book at
fronteras.com.co
1001
Phone
+55 4004-5001
Email
sac@autoviacao1001.com.br
Website
autoviacao1001.com.br
Bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 95 - R$ 140
Schedules at
autoviacao1001.com.br
Convencional
R$ 95 - R$ 140
Executivo
R$ 100 - R$ 120
Semi Leito
R$ 115 - R$ 125
Leito Cama
R$ 180 - R$ 220
Kaissara
Phone
0800 723 2121 / 0800 726 0246
Email
faleconosco@kaissara.com.br
Website
kaissara.com.br
Bus from São Paulo - Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
R$ 120
Book at
ad.zanox.com
Brasileiro
Website
expressobrasileiro.com
Bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 128
Book at
ad.zanox.com
Gontijo
Phone
0800 728 00 44
Website
clickbus.com.br
Bus from São Paulo - Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 95 - R$ 130
Schedules at
gontijo.com.br
Book at
comprepassagem.com.br
Convencional
R$ 95 - R$ 130
Executivo
R$ 95 - R$ 120

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There are 3423+ hotels available in Rio de Janeiro. Prices start at R$ 145 per night.

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The best way to get from Valledupar to Valledupar Airport is to taxi which takes 5m and costs $3 - $5.

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