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Best price $ 72.49
Journey duration 47 h 50 min
Connections per day 2
First departure 10:00
Last departure 14:00
Distance 1,361.4 mi

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How much will I pay for bus tickets from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza?

On average, a bus ticket from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza will cost you $ 82.57. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $ 69.21. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

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Buses from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza

How much time will it take to go from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza by bus?

The distance between Rio de Janeiro and Fortaleza is around 1,362 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 48 h 5 min. However, the fastest routes between Rio de Janeiro and Fortaleza take 44 h 45 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

At what time of the day can I travel from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza?

The first journey of the day departs from Rio de Janeiro at 11:30. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 14:00. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Rio de Janeiro and Fortaleza. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

How many journeys from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza are there every day?

On average, there are 2 daily departures from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 6 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Itapemirim, EXPRESSO GUANABARA and Clickbus, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 2 departures from Rio de Janeiro which travel directly to Fortaleza. There are 0 journeys with one change or more.