Bus from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza

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Facts about the Rio de Janeiro Fortaleza bus route

Cheapest Bus$74.03
Fastest Bus45h 15m
Earliest Bus10:00 AM
Latest Bus7:42 PM
Daily Bus Routes2 Ø
Distance1,362.1 miles
Bus CompaniesItapemirim, Expresso Guanabara
Are you searching for a bus from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza?
You've come to the right place! With CheckMyBus, you can compare all available offers for the Rio de Janeiro Fortaleza bus route. In our search engine, you receive info about departure times, the exact bus stops, travel durations as well as the the best ticket prices. We’ll help you compare bus companies offering this route, including Expresso Guanabara or Itapemirim. Want to know if the bus offers air conditioning, WiFi or electrical sockets? We’ll show you which equipment different companies have.
You can see cheap buses to Fortaleza from Rio de Janeiro over the next few days on this page. We also show you more info about the bus stops in Rio de Janeiro and Fortaleza so you’ll know where to go. If you’re continuing your journey beyond Fortaleza, you can find options for onward trips and alternative destinations from Rio de Janeiro, as well as popular airport shuttles from Fortaleza.

The cheapest bus routes from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza

Today
from $77.66
Tomorrow
from $78.68
12/03
12/04
12/05
12/06
from $77.66

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • Itapemirim
    1:30 PM
    Rio de Janeiro
    Duration 0h 20m
    1:50 PM
    Fortaleza
    from$74.03
  • Itapemirim
    1:30 PM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 21h 15m
    10:45 AM
    Fortaleza, CE - Terminal Rodoviário Eng. João Thomé
    from$77.66
  • Expresso Guanabara
    7:42 PM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 2h 14m
    9:56 PM
    Fortaleza, CE - Terminal Rodoviário Eng. João Thomé
    from$78.76
  • Expresso Guanabara
    7:12 PM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 2h 12m
    9:24 PM
    Fortaleza, CE - Terminal Rodoviário Eng. João Thomé
    from$78.76
  • Expresso Guanabara
    10:00 AM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 22h 40m
    8:40 AM
    Fortaleza, CE - Terminal Rodoviário Eng. João Thomé
    from$78.96
  • Expresso Guanabara
    10:00 AM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 22h 27m
    8:27 AM
    Fortaleza, CE - Terminal Rodoviário Eng. João Thomé
    from$81.46
  • Itapemirim
    2:00 PM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 21h 15m
    11:15 AM
    Fortaleza, CE - Terminal Rodoviário Eng. João Thomé
    from$100.21
  • Expresso Guanabara
    10:00 AM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 23h 41m
    9:41 AM
    Fortaleza, CE - Terminal Rodoviário Eng. João Thomé
    from$127.27

The cheapest carpooling offers from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    4:40 AM
    Rio de Janeiro
    Duration 17h 0m
    9:40 PM
    Fortaleza
    from$56.23
  • BlaBlaCar
    8:00 AM
    Rio de Janeiro
    Duration 18h 30m
    2:30 AM
    Fortaleza
    from$81.35

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Bus Rio de Janeiro Fortaleza: Further Information

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Are you planning on returning to Rio de Janeiro? You can select the date for your return trip as well for the Fortaleza Rio de Janeiro bus route.
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After getting all the results, you can compare all bus tickets for the Rio de Janeiro Fortaleza bus route. Then, you can consider several factors. Itapemirim offers the cheapest tickets at $74.03, while the fastest connection takes 45h 15m. In the end, you can decide if you'd prefer the cheapest ticket, the quickest journey or the bus with the most amenities. Regardless of what you're searching for, we can help you find the best deal for your travel needs!
Optimize your search results based on your travel needs. You can sort by by price, departure and arrival time and filter bus stops and companies for the most relevant results.
You can also compare other modes of transportation departing from Rio de Janeiro and arriving in Fortaleza. In our search results, you can also compare available trains, carpooling and flights.
We hope you enjoy your bus trip from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza!

Bus stops in Rio de Janeiro and Fortaleza

Stations
Fortaleza (Brazil)
Quintino Cunha , 60320-504 Fortaleza (Brazil)
60862-730 Fortaleza (Brazil)
Travessa Campos Belos , 60763-677 Fortaleza (Brazil)
R. Guilherme Rocha , 60030-140 Fortaleza (Brazil)
60010-681 Fortaleza (Brazil)
Fortaleza (Brazil)
Av. Jornalista Tomaz Coelho , 60842-020 Fortaleza (Brazil)
R. Castro e Silva , 60020-030 Fortaleza (Brazil)
Avenida Borges de Melo 1630, 60415-672 Fortaleza (Brazil)

Bus Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza: FAQs about the route

How much does a bus ticket from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza cost?

Among other factors, this depends on the day and time of travel. The cheapest bus ticket for this route starts from $74.03 and takes 48h 20m to get to Fortaleza. Save money by comparing bus tickets!

How much can I save after comparing tickets for the Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza bus route?

This route is connected by 2 bus companies with ticket prices ranging from $74.03 to $127.27. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as early as you can to ensure you get the cheapest bus deal to Fortaleza.

How many daily bus routes are available from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza on average?

Each day, the bus route from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza is offered by about 2 connections. You can compare bus times to find the perfect trip with our search engine.

How long does the Rio de Janeiro Fortaleza bus route take?

Itapemirim offers the quickest bus from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza, which can take 45h 15m. Tickets for this connection cost $77.66. However, keep in mind that the bus route can take longer when there is traffic.

Is there a direct bus route from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza?

For the Rio de Janeiro Fortaleza bus route, our search engine currently compares 7 direct bus connections with the following companies: Expresso Guanabara and Itapemirim

When does the first trip depart for the Rio de Janeiro Fortaleza bus route?

The earliest bus to Fortaleza departs from Rio de Janeiro at 10:00 AM. However, bus schedules may vary on weekends and holidays. To find exactly when the bus is running on your planned travel date, check our search engine.

When does the last trip depart for the Rio de Janeiro Fortaleza bus route?

The latest bus trip from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza departs at 7:42 PM. Please keep in mind that departure times may vary on weekends and holidays. You can use our search engine to find the available times on your planned travel date.

Which companies are running for the Rio de Janeiro Fortaleza bus route?

When taking the Rio de Janeiro Fortaleza bus route, passengers can choose between companies, such as Expresso Guanabara and Itapemirim. By using our search engine, you can compare all available bus trips to find one that works for you.

What can I bring with me on the bus from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza?

Different bus companies have varying restrictions about what is and isn't allowed on board. Typically, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you for the Rio de Janeiro Fortaleza bus route for free. Find a bus that best serves your travel needs by using our search engine for your preferred travel date.

What equipment is available on the bus from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza?

What equipment is on board differs from company to company. Generally, many intercity buses provide WiFi to let you keep your friends up to date about your location during the trip. Air conditioning systems provide ventilation to maximize comfort while travelling. With our search engine, you can find precise information about the equipment of the bus from Rio de Janeiro to Fortaleza on your preferred travel date.

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