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There are 7 ways to get from Mosbach to Rio de Janeiro by train, plane or bus

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Recommended option

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  21h 18m

  1. Take the train from Bad Friedrichshall Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) STR - GIG

R$ 1987 - R$ 6658

Cheapest option

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  17h 33m

  1. Take the train from Mosbach(Baden) to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) FRA - GIG

R$ 1491 - R$ 3921

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Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  19h 42m

  1. Take the train from Mosbach(Baden) to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) FRA - SDU

R$ 1576 - R$ 4302

Train, bus to Luxembourg, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  23h 36m

  1. Take the train from Mosbach(Baden) to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Merzig(Saar)
  3. Take the bus from Merzig, Bahnhof to Kirchberg, Hugo Gernsback
  4. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) LUX - GIG

R$ 2380 - R$ 6395

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  22h 45m

  1. Take the train from Mosbach(Baden) to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  4. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) ZRH - GIG

R$ 1770 - R$ 8931

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  22h 9m

  1. Take the train from Mosbach(Baden) to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  4. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) ZRH - SDU

R$ 1755 - R$ 7912

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Sao Paulo, bus  •  23h 50m

  1. Take the train from Mosbach(Baden) to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Sao Paulo (GRU) FRA - GRU
  4. Take the bus from São Paulo – Tietê to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio

R$ 1683 - R$ 3849

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The cheapest way to get from Mosbach to Rio de Janeiro is to train and fly which costs 220€ - 600€ and takes 17h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Mosbach to Rio de Janeiro is to train and fly which costs 220€ - 600€ and takes 17h 33m.

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It is approximately 9553 km to get from Mosbach to Rio de Janeiro.

It takes approximately 21h 18m to get from Mosbach to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Stuttgart Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport. The quickest flight takes 16h 15m and has one stopover.

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Rio de Janeiro is 5h behind Mosbach. It is currently 9:27 PM in Mosbach and 4:27 PM in Rio de Janeiro.

Gol Transportes Aéreos, Eurowings, British Airways and five other airlines offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport.

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There are 4711+ hotels available in Rio de Janeiro. Prices start at R$ 500 per night.

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  • Distance: 9552.7 km
  • Duration: 21h 18m

What companies run services between Mosbach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil?

There is no direct connection from Mosbach to Rio de Janeiro. However, you can take the train to Bad Friedrichshall Hbf, take the train to Stuttgart Hbf, take the train to Stuttgart Flughafen/Messe, take the walk to Stuttgart airport, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, take the walk to Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 1455, then take the line 2101 bus to Rio de Janeiro. Alternatively, you can take the train to Mannheim Hbf, take the train to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, take the walk to Frankfurt airport, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, take the walk to Avenida Vinte De Janeiro próximo ao 1455, then take the line 2101 bus to Rio de Janeiro.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1900 - R$ 6500
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3400 - R$ 12000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 6000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 5000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Vitoria
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 5000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 5000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Curitiba
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 5000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 5000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Goiania
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 5000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 11000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via London Heathrow, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2900 - R$ 4200
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 42m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 5000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 27m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2900 - R$ 4200
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 11000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Curitiba
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 11000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Barcelona, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
R$ 2900 - R$ 4200
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 14000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 6000
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Munich, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2200 - R$ 6000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 7000
Flights from Luxembourg to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 6000
Flights from Luxembourg to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Porto
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 6000
Flights from Luxembourg to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Porto, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 6000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 9500
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Porto
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 9500
Flights from Frankfurt to Sao Paulo via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
14h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 9500
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 7000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 4500 - R$ 13000
Flights from Luxembourg to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Porto
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 6000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 9500
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Lisbon, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 14000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sao Paulo via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
14h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 9500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3600 - R$ 37000
Flights from Luxembourg to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 14000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 11000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3400 - R$ 7000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sao Paulo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3600 - R$ 11000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 7500
Flights from Stuttgart to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 8000
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2800 - R$ 7500
Flights from Luxembourg to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2300 - R$ 7500
Flights from Luxembourg to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2400 - R$ 7500
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 7000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sao Paulo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2800 - R$ 7500
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 7000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 6000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 6500
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo, Porto Alegre
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 11000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sao Paulo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 6500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2400 - R$ 7500
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2800 - R$ 7500
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 6000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Paris CDG, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
24h 10m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 6500
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2400 - R$ 7500
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3400 - R$ 12000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3100 - R$ 22000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sao Paulo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 6500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3600 - R$ 37000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 14000
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2500 - R$ 11000
Flights from Frankfurt to Sao Paulo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3600 - R$ 11000
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 2400 - R$ 7500
Flights from Frankfurt to Sao Paulo via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2700 - R$ 7500
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Zurich to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Madrid, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
20h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 4400
Flights from Frankfurt to Sao Paulo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1800 - R$ 3800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Sao Paulo via Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2600 - R$ 4100
Train operators
Go Ahead BW
Phone
+49 711 400 534 44
Website
go-ahead-bw.de
Train from Bad Friedrichshall Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Go Ahead BW
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Bad Friedrichshall Hauptbahnh. to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 50 - R$ 70
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Bad Friedrichshall Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bad Friedrichshall Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
R$ 70 - R$ 100
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mosbach(Baden) to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 80 - R$ 120
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Merzig(Saar)
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
R$ 170 - R$ 250
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Bus
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mosbach, Bahnhof to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Bus
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 140 - R$ 190
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 320 - R$ 450
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
R$ 150 - R$ 220
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
R$ 95 - R$ 150
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 180 - R$ 250
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 95 - R$ 140
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 160 - R$ 370
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
R$ 160 - R$ 230
1st Class
R$ 260 - R$ 370
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
R$ 190 - R$ 350
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
R$ 160 - R$ 230
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
R$ 200 - R$ 230
1st Class
R$ 160 - R$ 190
Bus operators
RGTR
Phone
+352 2465 2465
Email
service@verkeiersverbond.lu
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Merzig, Bahnhof to Kirchberg, Hugo Gernsback
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 0
Website
Mobiliteit
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
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

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