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There are 5 ways to get from Teófilo Otoni to Rio de Janeiro by bus, plane or car

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Bus to Governador Valadares, fly  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Teófilo Otoni to Governador Valades
  2. Fly from Governador Valadares (GVR) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) GVR - SDU

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Bus  •  12h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Teófilo Otoni to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio

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Bus to Ipatinga, fly  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Teófilo Otoni to Ipatinga
  2. Fly from Ipatinga (IPN) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) IPN - SDU

Bus via Ipatinga  •  18h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Teófilo Otoni to Ipatinga
  2. Take the bus from Ipatinga Av. João Valentim Pascoal to Juiz de Fora Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Juiz de Fora Bus Station to Rio de Janeiro

Drive  •  10h 29m

  1. Drive from Teófilo Otoni to Rio de Janeiro 718.8 km
Teófilo Otoni → Rio de Janeiro
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Yes, travel within Brazil is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rio de Janeiro is 136.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rio de Janeiro is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Rio de Janeiro is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 136.

Last updated: 3 Oct 2022
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The most affordable way to get from Teófilo Otoni to Rio de Janeiro is to bus, which costs R$ 170 - R$ 200 and takes 12h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Teófilo Otoni to Rio de Janeiro is to bus and fly which costs R$ 480 - R$ 2900 and takes 6h 57m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Teófilo Otoni and arriving at Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12h 52m.

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The distance between Teófilo Otoni and Rio de Janeiro is 588 km. The road distance is 718.8 km.

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The best way to get from Teófilo Otoni to Rio de Janeiro without a car is to bus which takes 12h 52m and costs R$ 170 - R$ 200.

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It takes approximately 6h 57m to get from Teófilo Otoni to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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Teófilo Otoni to Rio de Janeiro bus services, operated by Viação Nacional, depart from Teófilo Otoni station.

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There is no direct flight from Governador Valadares Airport to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Teófilo Otoni to Rio de Janeiro bus services, operated by Viação Nacional, arrive at Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Teófilo Otoni to Rio de Janeiro is 719 km. It takes approximately 10h 29m to drive from Teófilo Otoni to Rio de Janeiro.

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  • Distance: 588 km
  • Duration: 6h 57m

What companies run services between Teófilo Otoni, Brazil and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil?

Viação Nacional operates a bus from Teófilo Otoni to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio once daily. Tickets cost R$ 170 - R$ 200 and the journey takes 12h 52m.

Airlines
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Governador Valadares to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R$ 430 - R$ 3900
Flights from Governador Valadares to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Vitoria
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R$ 430 - R$ 3900
Flights from Governador Valadares to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 430 - R$ 3900
Flights from Governador Valadares to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R$ 430 - R$ 3900
Flights from Governador Valadares to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R$ 430 - R$ 3900
Flights from Governador Valadares to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 430 - R$ 3900
Flights from Ipatinga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 850 - R$ 2200
Flights from Ipatinga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 850 - R$ 2200
Flights from Ipatinga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 850 - R$ 2200
Flights from Ipatinga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Vitoria
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R$ 850 - R$ 2200
Flights from Ipatinga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 850 - R$ 2200
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Ipatinga to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1500 - R$ 2000
Bus operators
Viação Nacional
Phone
0800 728 0044
Website
comprepassagem.com.br
Bus from Teófilo Otoni to Governador Valades
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 30 - R$ 35
Book at
comprepassagem.com.br
Convencional
R$ 30 - R$ 35
Bus from Teófilo Otoni to Ipatinga
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 50 - R$ 65
Book at
comprepassagem.com.br
Convencional
R$ 50 - R$ 65
Bus from Teófilo Otoni to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
12h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 170 - R$ 200
Book at
comprepassagem.com.br
Convencional
R$ 170 - R$ 200
Empresa Unida
Phone
+55 32 2101-7200
Email
unida@empresaunida.com.br
Website
empresaunida.com.br
Bus from Ipatinga Av. João Valentim Pascoal to Juiz de Fora Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 160 - R$ 260
Schedules at
webrodoviaria.com.br
Convencional
R$ 160 - R$ 260
Util
Phone
0800 886 1000 / 0800 883 8830
Email
faleconosco@util.com.br
Website
util.com.br
Bus from Juiz de Fora Bus Station to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 58
Shared
R$ 58

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