There are 3 ways to get from Salvador to Valença by car ferry, bus, ferry or car

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

Recommended option

Car ferry, bus  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Salvador to Bom Despacho
  2. Take the bus from Bom Despacho to Valença Bom Despacho

$6 - $11

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Salvador to Valença

$20

Ferry, drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the ferry from Salvador to Bom Despacho
  2. Drive from Bom Despacho to Valença

$11 - $18

What companies run services between Salvador, Brazil and Valença, Bahia, Brazil?

Santana operates a bus from Salvador to Valença once a week. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 6 h 10 min.

Bus operators
Santana
Phone
+55 (71) 3450-5614 / 3450-4951
Website
empresasantana.com.br
Bus from Salvador to Valença
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
empresasantana.com.br
Ferry operators
Internacional Travessias
Phone
+55 71 3103-2050 / 0800 028 2723
Email
cac@internacionaltravessias.com.br
Website
internacionaltravessias.com.br
Car ferry from Salvador to Bom Despacho
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
internacionaltravessias.com.br
Book at
internacionaltravessias.com.br

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Salvador to Valença?

The distance between Salvador and Valença is 75 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Salvador to Valença?

The cheapest way to get from Salvador to Valença is to car ferry and bus which costs R$ 22 - R$ 40 and takes 3 h 46 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Salvador to Valença?

The quickest way to get from Salvador to Valença is to ferry and drive which takes 2 h 23 min and costs R$ 35 - R$ 65.

Is there a direct bus between Salvador and Valença?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salvador and arriving at Valença. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

How long does it take to get from Salvador to Valença?

It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Salvador to Valença, including transfers.