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There are 4 ways to get from São Paulo to Montevideo by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Sao Paulo  •  6h

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Montevideo (MVD) GRU - MVD

$81 - $762

3 alternative options

Fly from Sao Paulo Congonhas  •  11h 7m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo Congonhas (CGH) to Montevideo (MVD) CGH - MVD

$132 - $953

Bus  •  30h

  1. Take the bus from São Paulo to Montevideo São Paulo / ...

$87

Drive  •  24h 28m

  1. Drive from São Paulo to Montevideo 1966.9 km

$280 - $420

São Paulo to Montevideo by bus

The bus journey time between São Paulo and Montevideo is around 30h 57m and covers a distance of around 2032 km. The fastest bus normally takes 30h. Services are operated by EGA and TTL - Transporte Turismo. Typically two buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
30h 57m
Fastest bus time:
30h
Buses per week:
2
Cheapest price:
$87
Carbon emissions:
253 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
23:30
Last bus departs at:
23:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

São Paulo to Montevideo bus schedules

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Uruguay

Domestic travel is restricted within Uruguay due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Uruguay

Currently, we are unable to provide travel restriction information for leaving Brazil. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status in Brazil, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Brazil

Last updated: June 20 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from São Paulo to Montevideo is to bus, which costs R$ 472 and takes 30h.

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The quickest way to get from São Paulo to Montevideo is to fly which costs R$ 440 - R$ 4200 and takes 6h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from São Paulo and arriving at Montevideo. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 30h.

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The distance between São Paulo and Montevideo is 1565 km. The road distance is 1966.9 km.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Montevideo without a car is to bus which takes 30h and costs R$ 472.

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It takes approximately 6h to get from São Paulo to Montevideo, including transfers.

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São Paulo to Montevideo bus services, operated by EGA, depart from São Paulo station.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Montevideo is to fly which takes 6h and costs R$ 440 - R$ 4200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs R$ 472 and takes 30h.

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The quickest flight from Sao Paulo Airport to Montevideo Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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São Paulo to Montevideo bus services, operated by EGA, arrive at Montevideo station.

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Map of how to get from São Paulo to Montevideo.
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  • Distance: 1564.5 km
  • Duration: 6h

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Montevideo, Uruguay?

LATAM Chile and Gol Transportes Aéreos fly from São Paulo to Montevideo once daily. Alternatively, EGA operates a bus from São Paulo to Montevideo once a week. Tickets cost $120 - $150 and the journey takes 30h. TTL - Transporte Turismo also services this route once a week.

Airlines
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Montevideo via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Montevideo via Curitiba, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Montevideo via Vitoria, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Montevideo via Brasilia, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Montevideo via Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Montevideo via Porto Alegre, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Montevideo via Florianopolis, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Montevideo via Campo Grande, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $370
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Sao Paulo to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $200
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Montevideo via Curitiba, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $250
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Montevideo via Campo Grande, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $370
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Montevideo via Navegantes, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $270
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Montevideo via Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $250
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Montevideo via Goiania, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $360
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Montevideo via Vitoria, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $340
Bus operators
EGA
Phone
+(598) 2-4025164
Website
ega.com.uy
Bus from São Paulo to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
30h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Schedules at
ega.com.uy
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Bed
$130 - $190
Regular
$120 - $150
TTL - Transporte Turismo
Phone
0800 645 9007
Email
fretamento@unesul.com.br
Website
ttl.com.br
Bus from São Paulo - Tietê to Montevideo
Ave. Duration
31h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$87
Book at
TTL - Transporte Turismo

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Yes, the driving distance between São Paulo to Montevideo is 1967 km. It takes approximately 24h 28m to drive from São Paulo to Montevideo.

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Gol Transportes Aéreos and LATAM Chile offer flights from Sao Paulo Airport to Montevideo Airport.

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There are 111+ hotels available in Montevideo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Sao Paulo Airport is to shuttle which takes 39 min and costs R$ 57.

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