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There are 6 ways to get from Betim to Rio de Janeiro by bus, plane or car

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Bus, fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Betim to Aeroporto Confins
  2. Fly from Belo Horizonte Confins (CNF) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) CNF - SDU

R$ 117 - R$ 986

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Bus  •  8h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Belo Horizonte to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio

R$ 95 - R$ 183

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Bus, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Betim to Aeroporto Confins
  2. Fly from Belo Horizonte Confins (CNF) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) CNF - GIG

R$ 222 - R$ 1005

Bus via Barbacena  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Belo Horizonte to Barbacena
  2. Take the bus from Barbacena to Rio de Janeiro

R$ 123 - R$ 303

Bus via Rio Pomba  •  12h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Belo Horizonte to Rio Pomba
  2. Take the bus from Rio Pomba to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio

R$ 165 - R$ 313

Drive  •  5h 38m

  1. Drive from Betim to Rio de Janeiro 456.3 km

R$ 260 - R$ 390

Betim → Rio de Janeiro
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rio de Janeiro is 136.

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The social distance requirement in Rio de Janeiro is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Betim to Rio de Janeiro is to bus which costs R$ 90 - R$ 190 and takes 8h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Betim to Rio de Janeiro is to bus and fly which costs R$ 110 - R$ 1000 and takes 3h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Betim to Rio de Janeiro. However, there are services departing from Betim and arriving at Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio via Belo Horizonte. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 33m.

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The distance between Betim and Rio de Janeiro is 343 km. The road distance is 456.3 km.

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The best way to get from Betim to Rio de Janeiro without a car is to bus which takes 8h 33m and costs R$ 90 - R$ 190.

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It takes approximately 3h 40m to get from Betim to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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Betim to Rio de Janeiro bus services, operated by Util, depart from Belo Horizonte station.

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The quickest flight from Belo Horizonte Confins Airport to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Betim to Rio de Janeiro bus services, operated by Util, arrive at Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Betim to Rio de Janeiro is 456 km. It takes approximately 5h 38m to drive from Betim to Rio de Janeiro.

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  • Distance: 343.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 40m

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

Util operates a bus from Belo Horizonte to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio every 2 hours. Tickets cost R$ 118 and the journey takes 7h 20m. Viação Cometa also services this route 4 times a day.

Airlines
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Belo Horizonte Confins to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 230 - R$ 1000
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Belo Horizonte Confins to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 100 - R$ 750
Flights from Belo Horizonte Confins to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 160 - R$ 900
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Belo Horizonte Confins to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 140 - R$ 1400
Bus operators
UNIR
Phone
+55 31 3663-8000 / +55 31 3271–1335
Website
expressounir.com.br
Bus from Betim to Aeroporto Confins
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 45 - R$ 440
Schedules at
conexaoaeroporto.com.br
Shared
R$ 210
Private
R$ 437
Util
Phone
0800 886 1000 / 0800 883 8830
Email
faleconosco@util.com.br
Website
util.com.br
Bus from Belo Horizonte to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
R$ 118
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Util
Bus from Barbacena to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 99
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Util
Viação Cometa
Phone
0800-942-0030 / +55 4004-9600
Email
contato@viacaocometa.com.br
Website
viacaocometa.com.br
Bus from Belo Horizonte to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 70 - R$ 140
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viacaocometa.com.br
SemiLeito Premium
R$ 65 - R$ 85
Cama
R$ 120 - R$ 170
Convencional
R$ 90 - R$ 130
Executivo
R$ 95 - R$ 140
Atual
Phone
+55 (31) 3479-4300 / 3479-4300
Email
sac@gruposaritur.com.br
Website
ciaatual.com.br
Bus from Belo Horizonte to Barbacena
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 60 - R$ 85
Schedules at
portaldepassagens.com.br
Setelagoano
Phone
+55 31 3073-7575 / +55 31 2106-6600
Website
setelagoano.com.br
Bus from Belo Horizonte to Barbacena
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 3 - R$ 130
Schedules at
portaldepassagens.com.br
Comercial
R$ 3 - R$ 40
Convencional
R$ 45 - R$ 65
Passaro Verde
Phone
0800 033 7575 / +55 31 3073-7575
Website
passaroverde.com.br
Bus from Belo Horizonte to Barbacena
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 45 - R$ 110
Schedules at
portaldepassagens.com.br
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portaldepassagens.com.br
Bus from Belo Horizonte to Rio Pomba
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 60 - R$ 110
Schedules at
portaldepassagens.com.br
Book at
portaldepassagens.com.br
Grupo Paraibuna
Phone
+55 32 2101-3333 / 0800 880 2006
Email
rp@paraibunatransportes.com.br
Website
paraibunatransportes.com.br
Bus from Barbacena to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 126
Schedules at
clickbus.com.br
Empresa Unida
Phone
+55 32 2101-7200 / 0800 880 2006
Email
unida@empresaunida.com.br
Website
webrodoviaria.com.br
Bus from Rio Pomba to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 80 - R$ 160
Schedules at
webrodoviaria.com.br
Convencional
R$ 95 - R$ 160

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