Bus from Rio de Janeiro to Porto Alegre

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Facts about the Rio de Janeiro Porto Alegre bus route

Cheapest Bus$39.30
Fastest Bus24h 35m
Earliest Bus7:30 AM
Latest Bus8:15 PM
Daily Bus Routes9 Ø
Distance696.6 miles
Bus CompaniesViação Penha, Viação Kaissara, Guichê Virtual
Are you searching for a bus from Rio de Janeiro to Porto Alegre?
You've come to the right place! With CheckMyBus, you can compare all available offers for the Rio de Janeiro Porto Alegre 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 Viação Kaissara or Viação Penha. 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 Porto Alegre 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 Porto Alegre so you’ll know where to go. If you’re continuing your journey beyond Porto Alegre, you can find options for onward trips and alternative destinations from Rio de Janeiro, as well as popular airport shuttles from Porto Alegre.

The cheapest bus routes from Rio de Janeiro to Porto Alegre

Today
from $75.72
Tomorrow
from $101.36
12/03
from $101.36
12/04
from $98.08
12/05
from $101.36
12/06
from $101.36

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

  • Viação Penha
    7:30 AM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 2h 35m
    10:05 AM
    Porto Alegre, RS - central bus station
    from$39.30
  • Viação Kaissara
    5:00 PM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 2h 0m
    7:00 PM
    Porto Alegre, RS - central bus station
    from$50.21
  • Viação Penha
    8:15 PM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 13h 15m
    9:30 AM
    Porto Alegre, RS - central bus station
    from$65.12
  • Viação Kaissara
    5:00 PM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 3h 0m
    8:00 PM
    Porto Alegre, RS - central bus station
    from$65.49
  • Viação Penha
    7:30 AM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 8h 30m
    4:00 PM
    Porto Alegre, RS - central bus station
    from$66.90
  • Viação Kaissara
    5:00 PM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 1h 5m
    6:05 PM
    Porto Alegre, RS - central bus station
    from$75.72
  • Viação Kaissara
    5:00 PM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 0h 35m
    5:35 PM
    Porto Alegre, RS - central bus station
    from$75.72
  • Viação Penha
    8:00 AM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 2h 35m
    10:35 AM
    Porto Alegre, RS - central bus station
    from$101.36
  • Guichê Virtual
    12:00 PM
    Rio de Janeiro, RJ - Rodoviária Novo Rio
    Duration 14h 35m
    2:35 AM
    Porto Alegre, RS - central bus station
    from$109.72

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Bus Rio de Janeiro Porto Alegre: 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 Porto Alegre 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 Porto Alegre bus route. Then, you can consider several factors. Viação Penha offers the cheapest tickets at $39.30, while the fastest connection takes 24h 35m. 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 Porto Alegre. 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 Porto Alegre!

Bus stops in Rio de Janeiro and Porto Alegre

Stations
Porto Alegre (Brazil)
Largo Vespasiano Júlio Veppo 70, 90035-040 Porto Alegre (Brazil)
90200-320 Porto Alegre (Brazil)
Porto Alegre (Brazil)
R. Casemiro de Abreu 273-427, 90420-001 Porto Alegre (Brazil)
90560-002 Porto Alegre (Brazil)
R. Voluntários da Pátria 3220, 90030-002 Porto Alegre (Brazil)

Bus Rio de Janeiro to Porto Alegre: FAQs about the route

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

Among other factors, this depends on the day and time of travel. The cheapest bus ticket for this route starts from $39.30 and takes 26h 35m to get to Porto Alegre. Save money by comparing bus tickets!

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

This route is connected by 2 bus companies with ticket prices ranging from $39.30 to $109.72. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as early as you can to ensure you get the cheapest bus deal to Porto Alegre.

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

Each day, the bus route from Rio de Janeiro to Porto Alegre is offered by about 9 connections. You can compare bus times to find the perfect trip with our search engine.

How long does the Rio de Janeiro Porto Alegre bus route take?

Viação Kaissara offers the quickest bus from Rio de Janeiro to Porto Alegre, which can take 24h 35m. Tickets for this connection cost $75.72. 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 Porto Alegre?

For the Rio de Janeiro Porto Alegre bus route, our search engine currently compares 27 direct bus connections with the following companies: Viação Kaissara and Viação Penha

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

The earliest bus to Porto Alegre departs from Rio de Janeiro at 7:30 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 Porto Alegre bus route?

The latest bus trip from Rio de Janeiro to Porto Alegre departs at 8:15 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 Porto Alegre bus route?

When taking the Rio de Janeiro Porto Alegre bus route, passengers can choose between companies, such as Viação Kaissara and Viação Penha. 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 Porto Alegre?

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 Porto Alegre 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 Porto Alegre?

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 Porto Alegre on your preferred travel date.

Compare Rio de Janeiro and Porto Alegre

$1.44
$1.43
Rio de Janeiro
Porto Alegre
A cab ride in Rio de Janeiro is 1% more expensive than in Porto Alegre.
$0.71
$0.70
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Porto Alegre
A bus fare in Rio de Janeiro is 2% more expensive than in Porto Alegre.
$1.31
$1.50
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Porto Alegre
A large beer in Rio de Janeiro is 13% cheaper than in Porto Alegre.
$0.51
$0.55
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Porto Alegre
A bottle of water in Rio de Janeiro is 8% cheaper than in Porto Alegre.
$5.66
$5.41
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Porto Alegre
A meal in Rio de Janeiro is 5% more expensive than in Porto Alegre.

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