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There are 6 ways to get from Calgary Airport (YYC) to Rio de Janeiro by plane or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  16h 36m

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) YYC - GIG

R$ 1837 - R$ 5077

Cheapest option

Fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  17h 10m

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) YYC - SDU

R$ 1500 - R$ 4400

4 alternative options

Fly to Sao Paulo, bus  •  22h 18m

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Sao Paulo (GRU) YYC - GRU
  2. Take the bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio

R$ 1788 - R$ 4959

Fly to Cabo Frio, bus  •  21h 9m

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Cabo Frio (CFB) YYC - CFB
  2. Take the bus from São Pedro da Aldeia to Rio de Janeiro

R$ 4822 - R$ 13222

Fly to Sao Paulo Viracopos, bus  •  25h 56m

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Sao Paulo Viracopos (VCP) YYC - VCP
  2. Take the bus from Campinas to Rio de Janeiro

R$ 3431 - R$ 6156

Fly to Belo Horizonte Confins, bus  •  26h 58m

  1. Fly from Calgary (YYC) to Belo Horizonte Confins (CNF) YYC - CNF
  2. Take the bus from Belo Horizonte to Barbacena
  3. Take the bus from Barbacena to Rio de Janeiro

R$ 1679 - R$ 4977

Canada → Brazil
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International entry into Brazil from Canada

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Canada
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Allowed for: All visitors arriving by air. Brazil land borders are closed to non-essential travel

Restricted for: Foreign nationals that have visited United Kingdom and South Africa in the past 14 days

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Conditions of entry into Brazil from Canada

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Brazil

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Considerations leaving from Canada

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Brazil from Canada.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rio de Janeiro is recommended.

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

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 136.

Yes, entry into Canada from Brazil is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Governo Brasil.

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The cheapest way to get from Calgary Airport (YYC) to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs $360 - $1,100 and takes 17h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Calgary Airport (YYC) to Rio de Janeiro is to fly which costs $420 - $1,200 and takes 16h 36m.

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It is approximately 10730 km to get from Calgary Airport (YYC) to Rio de Janeiro.

It takes approximately 16h 36m to get from Calgary Airport (YYC) to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Calgary Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h 30m and has one stopover.

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Rio de Janeiro is 3h ahead of Calgary Airport (YYC). It is currently 4:47 AM in Calgary Airport (YYC) and 7:47 AM in Rio de Janeiro.

Gol Transportes Aéreos, United Airlines, WestJet and three other airlines offer flights from Calgary Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport.

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There are 1158+ hotels available in Rio de Janeiro. Prices start at R$ 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Calgary Airport (YYC) to Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Distance: 10730.3 km
  • Duration: 16h 36m

What companies run services between Calgary Airport (YYC), Canada and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil?

United Airlines, WestJet and five other airlines fly from Calgary Airport (YYC) to Rio de Janeiro every 2 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Houston
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Houston, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 5500
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Chicago O'Hare, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
22h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 5500
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo via Houston
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
17h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Orlando
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Denver, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3400 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Denver, Orlando
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3400 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Toronto, Orlando
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Minneapolis, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Minneapolis, Orlando
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Toronto, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Atlanta, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3400 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Salt Lake City, Orlando
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Orlando
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3400 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Belo Horizonte Confins via Houston, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 5500
Flights from Calgary to Belo Horizonte Confins via Chicago O'Hare, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 5500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 6500
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 6500
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Seattle, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2400 - R$ 7000
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Salt Lake City, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 7000
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Atlanta, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1900 - R$ 5500
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo via Salt Lake City, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 6500
Flights from Calgary to Belo Horizonte Confins via Atlanta, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 5500
Flights from Calgary to Belo Horizonte Confins via Houston, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 5500
Flights from Calgary to Belo Horizonte Confins via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 5500
Flights from Calgary to Belo Horizonte Confins via Montreal, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Belo Horizonte Confins via Toronto, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 6000
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Montreal, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 6500
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Orlando
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Toronto, Orlando
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Minneapolis, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Minneapolis, Orlando
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Houston, Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3900 - R$ 10000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Toronto, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Atlanta, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3400 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Salt Lake City, Orlando
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo Viracopos via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Orlando
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3400 - R$ 6000
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via New York JFK, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 5500
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via New York JFK, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 4400
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 5500
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 4800
Flights from Calgary to Belo Horizonte Confins via New York JFK, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 4300
Flights from Calgary to Belo Horizonte Confins via Houston, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 5500
Flights from Calgary to Belo Horizonte Confins via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 5500
Flights from Calgary to Belo Horizonte Confins via Montreal, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Belo Horizonte Confins via Toronto, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 6000
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Houston, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 5500
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Toronto, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Cabo Frio via Houston, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 6500 - R$ 17000
Flights from Calgary to Cabo Frio via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 5000 - R$ 16000
Flights from Calgary to Cabo Frio via Toronto, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 6500 - R$ 18000
Flights from Calgary to Cabo Frio via Montreal, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 7000 - R$ 19000
Flights from Calgary to Cabo Frio via Ottawa, Toronto, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 7000 - R$ 19000
Flights from Calgary to Cabo Frio via New York JFK, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 4700 - R$ 14000
Flights from Calgary to Cabo Frio via Atlanta, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 17000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Toronto, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Montreal, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 6500
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo via Montreal
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo via Toronto
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2400 - R$ 6500
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo via Winnipeg, Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo via Edmonton, Toronto
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo via Winnipeg, Toronto
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2400 - R$ 6500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1900 - R$ 6500
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 5500
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Houston, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 5500
Flights from Calgary to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Toronto, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Sao Paulo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 6000
Flights from Calgary to Belo Horizonte Confins via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 5500
Eastern Airlines LLC
Website
goeasternair.com
Flights from Calgary to Belo Horizonte Confins via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
R$ 6300 - R$ 6700
Flights from Calgary to Belo Horizonte Confins via Minneapolis, Miami
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 6300 - R$ 6600
Bus operators
Brasileiro
Website
expressobrasileiro.com
Bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 102
Book at
Expresso Brasileiro
1001
Phone
+55 4004-5001
Email
sac@autoviacao1001.com.br
Website
autoviacao1001.com.br
Bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
R$ 110 - R$ 190
Book at
1001
Convencional
R$ 110 - R$ 160
Conv. C/Ar
R$ 140 - R$ 190
Bus from São Pedro da Aldeia to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
R$ 40 - R$ 70
Book at
1001
Convencional
R$ 40 - R$ 55
Conv. C/Ar
R$ 45 - R$ 60
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 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 50
Book at
Kaissara
Viação Cometa
Phone
0800-942-0030 / +55 4004-9600
Email
contato@viacaocometa.com.br
Website
viacaocometa.com.br
Bus from Campinas to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 80 - R$ 160
Book at
viacaocometa.com.br
SemiLeito Premium
R$ 65 - R$ 85
Cama
R$ 130 - R$ 180
Convencional
R$ 100 - R$ 140
Executivo
R$ 110 - R$ 160
Util
Phone
0800 886 1000 / 0800 883 8830
Email
faleconosco@util.com.br
Website
util.com.br
Bus from Campinas to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 110 - R$ 120
Book at
Util
Bus from Barbacena to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 99
Book at
Util
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
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

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