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Tips to know when travelling to Rio de Janeiro

Travelers usually depart from Ministro Pistarini International, Aeroparque Jorge Newbery, Buenos Aires - Combis Puerto Madero, Buenos Aires - Retiro, or Buenos Aires - Obelisco when they travel from Buenos Aires to Rio de Janeiro. Book your trip to arrive at Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International, or Santos Dumont. The distance between Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro is 1971 km. The most popular airlines for this route are LATAM Airlines, Aerolineas Argentinas, Gol Transportes Aéreos, Azul, and Air Canada. Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro have 247 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Rio de Janeiro, consider visiting Sugarloaf Mountain, Brazil, Governador Island, Cristo Redentor, and Ipanema Beach.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
LATAM AirlinesLANLAYes
Aerolineas ArgentinasARGARYes
Gol Transportes AéreosGLOG3Yes
AzulAZUADYes
Air CanadaACAACYes

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Buenos Aires to Rio de Janeiro?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro takes around 2.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro?
The flight distance between Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro is 1971 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro?
Several carriers operate flights between Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Aerolineas Argentinas.
What are the most popular routes to and from Buenos Aires?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Buenos Aires and Puerto Iguazú, Santiago de Chile, London, Dublin, Salta, Bariloche, San Salvador de Jujuy, Córdoba, Barcelona, El Calafate, São Paulo, San Miguel de Tucumán, Mendoza, Posadas, Lima, Ushuaia, Corrientes, Asunción, Sydney, Neuquén.
What are the most popular routes to and from Rio de Janeiro?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Rio de Janeiro and London, Dublin, São Paulo, Santiago de Chile, Lima, Foz do Iguaçu, Montevideo, Salvador, Fortaleza, Porto Alegre, Belo Horizonte, Bangkok, Cusco, Curitiba, Calama, Brasília, Florianópolis, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Recife, Porto Seguro.
Which airports are there in Buenos Aires?
Buenos Aires is mainly served by Ministro Pistarini International. But there are other airports nearby, including Aeroparque Jorge Newbery, El Palomar.
What airports are near Rio de Janeiro?
The main airport in Rio de Janeiro is Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International. It is also served by Cabo Frio International, Zona da Mata Regional.
What buses and trains depart from Buenos Aires?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Buenos Aires, including Tienda León.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Buenos Aires and Rio de Janeiro?
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