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There are 8 ways to get from Valença to Rio de Janeiro by bus, plane, ferry, taxi or car

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Bus to Ilheus, fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  9h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Valença to Ilhéus
  2. Fly from Ilheus (IOS) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) IOS - SDU

R$ 286 - R$ 681

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Ferry, ferry to Salvador, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  9h 29m

  1. Take the ferry from Valença to Morro de São Paulo
  2. Take the ferry from Morro de São Paulo to Salvador - Terminal Maritimo
  3. Fly from Salvador (SSA) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) SSA - GIG

R$ 241 - R$ 1414

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Ferry, ferry to Salvador, fly to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont  •  8h 23m

  1. Take the ferry from Valença to Morro de São Paulo
  2. Take the ferry from Morro de São Paulo to Salvador - Terminal Maritimo
  3. Fly from Salvador (SSA) to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont (SDU) SSA - SDU

R$ 256 - R$ 1245

Bus to Ilheus, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao  •  11h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Valença to Ilhéus
  2. Fly from Ilheus (IOS) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) IOS - GIG

R$ 941 - R$ 1050

Taxi, bus  •  28h 11m

  1. Take a taxi from Valença to Gandu
  2. Take the bus from Gandu to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio

R$ 603 - R$ 797

Bus  •  29h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Valença to Ilhéus
  2. Take the bus from Ilhéus to Rio de Janeiro

R$ 242 - R$ 402

Bus via Leopoldina  •  30h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Valença to Jequié 402
  2. Take the bus from Jequie to Leopoldina
  3. Take the bus from Leopoldina to Rio de Janeiro

R$ 337 - R$ 416

Drive  •  20h 28m

  1. Drive from Valença to Rio de Janeiro 1464.9 km

R$ 800 - R$ 1300

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The cheapest way to get from Valença to Rio de Janeiro is to bus which costs R$ 240 - R$ 410 and takes 29h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Valença to Rio de Janeiro is to ferry and fly which costs R$ 250 - R$ 1300 and takes 8h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Valença to Rio de Janeiro. However, there are services departing from Valença and arriving at Rio de Janeiro via Ilhéus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 50m.

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The distance between Valença and Rio de Janeiro is 1146 km. The road distance is 1464.9 km.

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The best way to get from Valença to Rio de Janeiro without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 28h 11m and costs R$ 600 - R$ 800.

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It takes approximately 9h 45m to get from Valença to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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Valença to Rio de Janeiro bus services, operated by Águia Branca, depart from Valença station.

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There is no direct flight from Ilheus Airport to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 45m and has one stopover.

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Valença to Rio de Janeiro bus services, operated by Gontijo, arrive at Rio de Janeiro station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Valença to Rio de Janeiro is 1465 km. It takes approximately 20h 28m to drive from Valença to Rio de Janeiro.

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  • Distance: 1145.6 km
  • Duration: 9h 45m

What companies run services between Valença, Bahia, Brazil and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil?

You can take a bus from Valença to Rio de Janeiro via Ilhéus in around 29h 50m.

Airlines
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 290 - R$ 1200
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 140 - R$ 1200
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 140 - R$ 1200
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Vitoria
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 140 - R$ 1200
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 140 - R$ 1200
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 100 - R$ 1200
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 100 - R$ 1200
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Brasilia
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 100 - R$ 1200
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 1800
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Salvador
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 1800
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 290 - R$ 1200
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 290 - R$ 1200
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 290 - R$ 1200
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo Viracopos, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 290 - R$ 1200
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Salvador, Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 290 - R$ 1200
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R$ 290 - R$ 1200
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 170 - R$ 1100
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Belo Horizonte Confins
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 170 - R$ 1100
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 160 - R$ 1200
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 900 - R$ 1900
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Belo Horizonte Confins, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 900 - R$ 1900
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Belo Horizonte Confins, Brasilia
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 2400
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 290 - R$ 1600
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 290 - R$ 1600
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 180 - R$ 1000
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo Congonhas
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 180 - R$ 1000
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 180 - R$ 1000
Flights from Salvador to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 240 - R$ 1200
Flights from Ilheus to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 2400
Bus operators
Águia Branca
Phone
+55 4004-1010 / +55 73 2102-5353
Email
sac@aguiabranca.com.br
Website
aguiabranca.com.br
Bus from Valença to Ilhéus
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 52
Book at
aguiabranca.com.br
Gontijo
Phone
0800 728 0044 / +55 31 3419-1299
Website
comprepassagem.com.br
Bus from Gandu to Rio de Janeiro - Novo Rio
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 250 - R$ 380
Book at
comprepassagem.com.br
Convencional
R$ 300 - R$ 380
Executivo
R$ 310 - R$ 360
Bus from Ilhéus to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 190 - R$ 350
Book at
comprepassagem.com.br
Convencional
R$ 270 - R$ 350
Executivo
R$ 280 - R$ 340
Viação Nacional
Phone
0800 728 0044
Website
comprepassagem.com.br
Bus from Jequie to Leopoldina
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
R$ 230 - R$ 270
Book at
comprepassagem.com.br
Convencional
R$ 230 - R$ 270
1001
Phone
+55 4004-5001
Email
sac@autoviacao1001.com.br
Website
autoviacao1001.com.br
Bus from Leopoldina to Rio de Janeiro
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 60 - R$ 95
Book at
1001
Convencional
R$ 60 - R$ 85
Conv. C/Ar
R$ 70 - R$ 95
Viação RioDoce
Ferry operators
ferry
Ferry from Valença to Morro de São Paulo
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
R$ 25
Schedules at
dicas.morrodesaopaulocatamara.com
Biotur
Phone
+55 75 3641-3327
Email
contato@biotur.com.br
Website
biotur.com.br
Ferry from Morro de São Paulo to Salvador
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 97
Schedules at
biotur.com.br
Book at
biotur.com.br
Farol do Morro
Phone
+ 55 75 3652-1011 / +55 71 3319-4570
Email
info@faroldomorro.com.br
Website
facebook.com
Ferry from Morro de São Paulo to Salvador
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 112
Schedules at
pousadafaroldomorro.com.br
Other operators
Taxi from Valença to Gandu
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Estimated price
R$ 350 - R$ 420
Taxi Valença/RJ
Phone
+55 (24) 99202-8394
Website
facebook.com
Táxi Executivo Thiago Coutinho
Phone
+55 (24) 99932-2696
Website
facebook.com
Ponto de Táxi Nº 05
Phone
+55 (24) 2453-4230

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