Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia

Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia

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Instant
18:00
Petropolis Bus Station, Rio de Janeiro
16h 50m bus ride in Executive
10:50
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Brasilia Bus Station
Instant Fastest
01:30
Barbacena Bus Station, Minas Gerais
13h bus ride in Executive
14:30
Brasilia Bus Station
Instant
19:50
SDU Santos Dumont Airport, Rio de Janeiro
17h 35m Flight+Flight. Self-connect 1 stop in GRU 14h 45m
13:25
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BSB Brasilia Airport

From Petropolis Bus Station to Brasilia by bus

Instant
18:00
Petropolis Bus Station, Rio de Janeiro
16h 50m bus ride in Executive
10:50
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Brasilia Bus Station

From Barbacena Bus Station to Brasilia by bus

Instant Fastest
01:30
Barbacena Bus Station, Minas Gerais
13h bus ride in Executive
14:30
Brasilia Bus Station

From Santos Dumont Airport to Brasilia by flight and flight

Instant
19:50
SDU Santos Dumont Airport, Rio de Janeiro
17h 35m Flight+Flight. Self-connect 1 stop in GRU 14h 45m
13:25
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BSB Brasilia Airport

Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia Schedule

Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
GOL Economy #G3184106:30 - 08:20BRL 1,128
GOL Economy #G3180508:25 - 10:15BRL 674
LATAM Airlines Group Economy #LA346411:55 - 13:40BRL 2,499
LATAM Airlines Group Economy #LA307914:30 - 16:15BRL 7,229
LATAM Airlines Group Economy #LA347216:55 - 18:45BRL 2,084
GOL Economy #G3180318:00 - 19:45BRL 1,475
LATAM Airlines Group Economy #LA307121:10 - 23:00BRL 3,597
UTIL Sleeper 20:30 - 14:30BRL 228
Kaissara Regular 20:10 - 12:25BRL 261
UTIL Sleeper 23:30 - 14:30BRL 190

Transportation from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia

How to get from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia

Travelling between Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia is possible by Flight and bus. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you BRL 2,683 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere BRL 106.

How long does it take to get from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia?

It can take you anywhere between 2 and 27 hours to travel between Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h 45m. Flight does a much slower job and take about 1d 2h 30m to reach Brasilia.

How much does it cost to get from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia?

Travelling between Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia can be as cheap as BRL 106 if you opt for a UTIL bus and as expensive as BRL 2,683 if you buy a GOL flight ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia ?

  • 1 from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia starting from 06:00 Brasilia Airport until 22:05 Brasilia Airport
  • 1 from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia starting from 01:00 Brasilia Bus Station until 23:30 Brasilia Bus Station

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?

Flights

Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as BRL 775.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia

Azul, GOL, LATAM Airlines Group, Voepass Linhas Aereas (Voepass Linhas Aéreas)

Bus

Travelling from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia

Kaissara, Passaro Verde, UTIL

What is the most popular transport to get from Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with Bus remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% opted for a bus