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There are 4 ways to get from São Leopoldo to Rio Grande by bus, ferry, car or plane

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Bus  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Porto Alegre to Rio Grande

3 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  9h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Porto Alegre to São José do Norte
  2. Take the ferry from São José do Norte to Rio Grande

Drive  •  5h 14m

  1. Drive from São Leopoldo to Rio Grande 343.4 km

Fly, bus  •  5h 4m

  1. Fly from Porto Alegre (POA) to Pelotas (PET) POA - PET
  2. Take the bus from Pelotas to Rio Grande

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The most affordable way to get from São Leopoldo to Rio Grande is to bus, which costs R$ 95 - R$ 97 and takes 6h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from São Leopoldo to Rio Grande is to fly and bus which costs R$ 210 - R$ 700 and takes 5h 4m.

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The distance between São Leopoldo and Rio Grande is 269 km. The road distance is 343.4 km.

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The best way to get from São Leopoldo to Rio Grande without a car is to bus which takes 6h 5m and costs R$ 95 - R$ 97.

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It takes approximately 6h 5m to get from São Leopoldo to Rio Grande, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Porto Alegre Airport to Pelotas Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between São Leopoldo to Rio Grande is 343 km. It takes approximately 5h 14m to drive from São Leopoldo to Rio Grande.

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Azul offers flights from Porto Alegre Airport to Pelotas Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Rio Grande. Prices start at R$ 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from São Leopoldo to Rio Grande.
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  • Distance: 268.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 5m

What companies run services between São Leopoldo, Brazil and Rio Grande, Brazil?

Planalto operates a bus from Porto Alegre to Rio Grande 5 times a day. Tickets cost R$ 92 and the journey takes 4h 25m.

Airlines
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Porto Alegre to Pelotas
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 270 - R$ 700
Bus operators
Planalto
Phone
+55 55 3220-7470
Email
contato@planalto.com.br
Website
planalto.com.br
Bus from Porto Alegre to Rio Grande
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 92
Schedules at
planalto.com.br
Book at
planalto.com.br
Expresso Palmares
Phone
+55 51 3342-4295
Email
contacto@expressopalmares.com.br
Website
expressopalmares.com.br
Bus from Porto Alegre to São José do Norte
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 107
Schedules at
e-commerce.passagensweb.net
Book at
e-commerce.passagensweb.net
Expresso Embaixador
Ferry operators
Transnorte RS
Phone
(53) 3032-1060
Email
atendimento@transnorters.com.br
Website
transnorters.com.br
Ferry from São José do Norte to Rio Grande
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
R$ 5
Schedules at
transnorters.com.br

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