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Buses from Buzios to Rio de Janeiro

There are two ways to travel from Buzios to Rio de Janeiro, you can either take a direct bus or you can travel with a privat transfer that will take pick you up in Buzios and drop you off at your accommodation in Rio or at one of the Airports.

 Buzios to Rio de Janeiro Bus Route

Buzios to Rio de Janeiro by Bus


The bus ride from Buzios to Rio de Janeiro takes approximately 3 hours. The company offering the direct route depart from Terminal Rodoviário de Buzios (Buzios bus terminal), arriving at Rodoviaria Internacional Novo Rio (Rio de Janeiro's main bus terminal):



The class of buses used on this route is:


  • Convencional - Semi-bed half recline



Remember to arrive to the Buzios bus terminal at least 40 minutes before the scheduled departure because you will need to redeem your ticket at the Ticket Desk of your chosen company;  there they will also tell you which is the boarding platform for this particular trip. We suggest you to take something to drink and eat since there are no snacks or drinks onboard and some of the buses won’t stop at all. Also take a coat or jacket with you as the air conditioning is usually very strong.


To purchase a ticket online directly you may need a CPF number which is like a Brazilian Tax File number.



Buzios to Rio de Janeiro by Transfer


The Green Toad can reserve you a 10 seater van which will drop off at locations in Rio's Southern Zone, Centro, Santa Terressa, and Lapa.


There are 5 daily transfers from Buzios to Rio that make pick-ups from Pousadas, hotels and hostels all over the Armacao dos Buzios peninsular. Drop-off's can only be made to the GIG international Airport and hotels in the southern zone of Rio: Leblon, Ipanema, and Copacabana.


For more information about the transfer go to this link:  Buzios.

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