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Journey details

Best price 65.38 $
Journey duration 32 h 5 min
Connections per day 2
First departure 06:00
Last departure 07:00
Distance 1211 km

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

The prices for bus tickets from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro will cost 3.01 $. The average bus ticket price is approximately 70.97 $. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

Buses from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro

How long is the journey from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro by bus?

The journey between Salvador and Rio de Janeiro by bus usually takes 31 h 51 min to cover a distance of 1211. The shortest journey from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro will take you 27 h 15 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Rio de Janeiro quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What time are the departures from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro, which usually leaves at 04:00. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 07:00. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

How many times a day do departures from Salvador leave for Rio de Janeiro?

On average, there are 2.5 daily departures from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro. 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 8 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include KAISSARA, Águia Branca and Águia Branca, 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 2.5 departures from Salvador which travel directly to Rio de Janeiro. There are 0 journeys with one change or more.