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Travelers usually depart from Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International, or Salvador Bus Station when they travel from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro. Book your trip to arrive at Santos Dumont, Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International, or Terminal Padre Henrique Otte. The distance between Salvador and Rio de Janeiro is 1218 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Azul, Gol Transportes Aéreos, LATAM Airlines, Passaredo, and TAP Portugal. Salvador and Rio de Janeiro have 166 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Rio de Janeiro, consider visiting Cristo Redentor, Ipanema Beach, Governador Island, and Sugarloaf Mountain, Brazil.

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TAP Portugal on and Fridays.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
AzulAZUADYesUnknownNo
Gol Transportes AéreosGLOG3YesUnknownNo
LATAM AirlinesLANLAYesUnknownNo
PassaredoPTB2ZYesUnknownNo
TAP PortugalTAPTPYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Salvador and Rio de Janeiro takes around 2.1 hours.

What is the flight distance between Salvador and Rio de Janeiro?

The flight distance between Salvador and Rio de Janeiro is 1218 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Salvador and Rio de Janeiro?

Several carriers operate flights between Salvador and Rio de Janeiro. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Gol Transportes Aéreos, LATAM Airlines, TAP Portugal.

What are the most popular routes to and from Salvador?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Salvador and São Paulo–Congonhas, Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International, Recife/Guararapes–Gilberto Freyre International, Porto Seguro, Afonso Pena International, Marechal Cunha Machado International, Eurico de Aguiar Salles, Tancredo Neves International, Senador Petronio Portella, Palmas, Londrina.

What are the most popular routes to and from Rio de Janeiro?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo–Guarulhos International, Salgado Filho International, Brasília International, Hercílio Luz International, Afonso Pena International, Navegantes, Santa Genoveva, Eurico de Aguiar Salles, Tancredo Neves International, Senador Petronio Portella, Uberlandia.

What airports are near Salvador?

The main airport in Salvador is Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International. It is also served by Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International, Feira de Santana, Valença.

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 Zona da Mata Regional, Cabo Frio International.

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