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There are 5 ways to get from Rio de Janeiro to Serra da Canastra National Park by bus, taxi, car or plane

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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Bus, taxi  •  16h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Rio de Janeiro to Franca
  2. Take a taxi from Franca to Serra da Canastra National Park

4 alternative options

Bus, taxi via Varginha  •  18h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Río de Janeiro to Varginha
  2. Take the bus from Varginha Bus Station to Passos Rua Comendador F. Avelino Maia
  3. Take a taxi from Passos Rua Comendador F. Avelino Maia to Serra da Canastra National Park

Drive  •  11h 50m

  1. Drive from Rio de Janeiro to Serra da Canastra National Park 743.4 km

Fly to Ribeirao Preto, bus, taxi  •  8h 27m

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) to Ribeirao Preto (RAO) SDU - RAO
  2. Take the bus from Ribeirao Preto to Cássia
  3. Take a taxi from Cássia to Serra da Canastra National Park

Fly to Uberlandia, bus, taxi  •  8h 24m

  1. Fly from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) to Uberlandia (UDI) SDU - UDI
  2. Take the bus from Uberlândia to Araxá
  3. Take a taxi from Araxá to Serra da Canastra National Park

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The cheapest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Serra da Canastra National Park is to bus and taxi which costs R$ 440 - R$ 500 and takes 16h 3m.

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The fastest way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Serra da Canastra National Park is to fly and bus and taxi. Taking this option will cost R$ 600 - R$ 1600 and takes 8h 24m.

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The distance between Rio de Janeiro and Serra da Canastra National Park is 494 km. The road distance is 743.4 km.

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The best way to get from Rio de Janeiro to Serra da Canastra National Park without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 16h 3m and costs R$ 440 - R$ 500.

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It takes approximately 16h 3m to get from Rio de Janeiro to Serra da Canastra National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport to Ribeirao Preto Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rio de Janeiro to Serra da Canastra National Park is 743 km. It takes approximately 11h 50m to drive from Rio de Janeiro to Serra da Canastra National Park.

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Gol Transportes Aéreos, LATAM Chile, Voepass Linhas Aéreas and Azul offer flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport to Ribeirao Preto Airport.

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Map of how to get from Rio de Janeiro to Serra da Canastra National Park.
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  • Distance: 494.3 km
  • Duration: 16h 3m

What companies run services between Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Serra da Canastra National Park, Brazil?

There is no direct connection from Rio de Janeiro to Serra da Canastra National Park. However, you can take the bus to Franca then take the taxi to Serra da Canastra National Park. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Varginha Bus Station, take the bus to Passos Rua Comendador F. Avelino Maia, then take the taxi to Serra da Canastra National Park.

Airlines
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Ribeirao Preto
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R$ 420 - R$ 1100
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Ribeirao Preto via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 420 - R$ 1100
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Ribeirao Preto via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 420 - R$ 1100
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Uberlandia
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 460 - R$ 2200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Uberlandia via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 460 - R$ 2200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Uberlandia via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 460 - R$ 2200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Uberlandia via Porto Alegre
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 460 - R$ 2200
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Ribeirao Preto
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 440 - R$ 900
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Ribeirao Preto via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 500 - R$ 1300
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Uberlandia via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R$ 470 - R$ 1600
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Uberlandia via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 470 - R$ 1600
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Ribeirao Preto via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 490 - R$ 1200
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Uberlandia via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 650 - R$ 2000
Voepass Linhas Aéreas
Website
voepassaredo.com.br
Flights from Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont to Ribeirao Preto
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 440 - R$ 900
Bus operators
Sampaio
Phone
+55 21 3907-3900 / +55 4020-0800
Email
faleconosco@viacaosampaio.com.br
Website
viacaosampaio.com.br
Bus from Río de Janeiro to Varginha
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 70 - R$ 120
Book at
viacaosampaio.com.br
Convencional
R$ 80 - R$ 110
Executivo
R$ 85 - R$ 120
Semi-Leito
R$ 110 - R$ 140
Empresa Santa Cruz
Phone
+55 (53) 98158-1870
Email
contato@empresasantacruz.com.br
Website
empresasantacruz.com.br
Bus from Varginha Bus Station to Passos Rua Comendador F. Avelino Maia
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 5 - R$ 90
Schedules at
empresasantacruz.com.br
Passaro Verde
Phone
0800 033 7575 / +55 31 3073-7575
Website
passaroverde.com.br
Bus from Ribeirao Preto to Cássia
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 40 - R$ 65
Schedules at
portaldepassagens.com.br
Book at
portaldepassagens.com.br
Gontijo
Phone
0800 728 0044 / +55 31 3419-1299
Website
comprepassagem.com.br
Bus from Uberlândia to Araxá
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 55 - R$ 80
Book at
comprepassagem.com.br
Convencional
R$ 60 - R$ 80
Executivo
R$ 55 - R$ 65
Other operators
Taxi from Franca to Serra da Canastra National Park
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Estimated price
R$ 250 - R$ 300
Taxi Franca
Phone
+55 16 99369-5265
Website
facebook.com
Aliança Taxi
Phone
+55 16 99380-8448
Website
facebook.com
ABC Taxi Franca
Phone
+55 16 99967-2223
Website
abc-taxi-franca-sp.negocio.site

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