Bus Rio de Janeiro to São Paulo and return

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You can get a bus ticket from Rio de Janeiro to São Paulo or from São Paulo to Rio de Janeiro for only $123.37. Plataforma 10, Quero Passagem, BrasilByBus, Guichê Virtual, Voyenbus, ClickBus BR, Busbud and offer inexpensive and convenient bus rides between these two cities, allowing travellers to save money without compromising comfort. This route's fastest travel time starts at 6h 0m . The choice is yours: Just click "Find Now" and see all available departure times!

Rio de Janeiro to São Paulo Bus Information

Cheapest Bus$12.13
Fastest Bus6h 0m
Distance220.4 miles
Bus CompaniesExpresso Brasileiro, Guichê Virtual, 1001, Viação Kaissara
  Bus Rio de Janeiro - São Paulo    220 mi
Ø Bus connections20 x
Savings-54%

The cheapest bus routes from Rio de Janeiro to São Paulo

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      10:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    13 Nov
    Expresso BrasileiroExpresso Brasileiro
    from $12.13
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      10:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    11 Nov
    Expresso BrasileiroExpresso Brasileiro
    from $12.13
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      10:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    6 Nov
    Expresso BrasileiroExpresso Brasileiro
    from $12.13
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      10:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    26 Nov
    Expresso BrasileiroExpresso Brasileiro
    from $12.13
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      10:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    4 Dec
    Expresso BrasileiroExpresso Brasileiro
    from $12.13
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      10:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    7 Nov
    Expresso BrasileiroExpresso Brasileiro
    from $12.13
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      10:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    16 Nov
    Expresso BrasileiroExpresso Brasileiro
    from $12.13
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      10:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    13 Nov
    Expresso BrasileiroExpresso Brasileiro
    from $12.13
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      10:00 AM
      9:50 PM
    29 Oct
    Guichê VirtualGuichê Virtual
    from $21.75
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      10:00 AM
      10:50 PM
    8 Nov
    Guichê VirtualGuichê Virtual
    from $21.75
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      12:15 AM
      6:15 AM
    5 Nov
    10011001
    from $23.93
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      12:30 AM
      6:30 AM
    5 Nov
    10011001
    from $24.17
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      5:00 PM
      11:00 PM
    27 Nov
    Viação KaissaraViação Kaissara
    from $26.50
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      5:00 PM
      11:00 PM
    1 Nov
    Viação KaissaraViação Kaissara
    from $26.50


  Carpooling Rio de Janeiro - São Paulo    220 mi
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Rio de Janeiro to São Paulo

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      6:00 AM
      11:40 AM
    8 Feb
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $14.51
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      10:20 AM
      4:30 PM
    29 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $15.63
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      2:50 AM
      8:40 AM
    17 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $15.80
  • Rio de Janeiro
    São Paulo
      9:30 PM
      3:10 AM
    27 Nov
    +1
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $16.75


  Bus São Paulo - Rio de Janeiro    220 mi
Ø Bus connections20 x
Savings-83%

The cheapest bus routes from São Paulo to Rio de Janeiro

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      6:15 PM
      8:10 PM
    5 Nov
    Viação GarciaViação Garcia
    from $3.77
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      6:15 PM
      8:10 PM
    5 Nov
    Viação GarciaViação Garcia
    from $3.77
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      6:30 PM
      9:15 PM
    23 Oct
    Viação EucaturViação Eucatur
    from $9.12
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      10:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    29 Oct
    Expresso BrasileiroExpresso Brasileiro
    from $12.13
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      10:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    1 Nov
    Expresso BrasileiroExpresso Brasileiro
    from $12.13
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      10:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    30 Oct
    Expresso BrasileiroExpresso Brasileiro
    from $12.13
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      10:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    21 Nov
    Expresso BrasileiroExpresso Brasileiro
    from $12.13
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      10:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    3 Nov
    Expresso BrasileiroExpresso Brasileiro
    from $12.13
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      10:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    4 Nov
    Expresso BrasileiroExpresso Brasileiro
    from $12.13
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      10:00 AM
      4:30 PM
    29 Oct
    Expresso BrasileiroExpresso Brasileiro
    from $12.13
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      7:30 PM
      1:40 AM
    23 Oct
    +1
    Viação KaissaraViação Kaissara
    from $12.16
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      7:30 PM
      1:40 AM
    13 Nov
    +1
    Viação KaissaraViação Kaissara
    from $12.16
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      12:15 AM
      6:15 AM
    5 Nov
    10011001
    from $22.09
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      11:45 AM
      6:15 PM
    5 Nov
    10011001
    from $22.34


  Carpooling São Paulo - Rio de Janeiro    220 mi
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from São Paulo to Rio de Janeiro

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      1:30 AM
      7:40 AM
    30 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $15.80
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      11:10 PM
      5:10 AM
    1 Dec
    +1
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $16.75
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      3:00 PM
      9:00 PM
    24 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $16.75
  • São Paulo
    Rio de Janeiro
      2:00 PM
      7:40 PM
    25 Oct
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $16.75


Current ticket prices

A family visit is long overdue or you'd simply like to go away for a few days but you're a bit short of cash? Then the bus is the perfect option! Tickets for the trip of your choice from Rio de Janeiro to São Paulo can usually be booked for little money, especially so if you book in advance. Should you purchase your ticket last-minute, the trip might be a bit more expensive. If the bus sounds like a good idea but you're a bit worried about long travel times, simply opt for the fastest one and you'll reach your destination in no time at all.

Bus stops in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo

  Stations
Av. Auro Soares de Moura Andrade 644, 01156-001 São Paulo (Brazil)
R. Eudoro Lemos - Santana 259, 02030-000 São Paulo (Brazil)

More on bus features and services

Buses are the ideal option for smart travelers who want to save money without compromising comfort. Most operators have renovated their fleet and taking the bus has become one of the most convenient modes of transportation available.

Among the many amenities, you'll be able to find complimentary wireless internet, take at least one piece of baggage in the baggage compartment, and a small bag on-board. Low-cost snacks and drinks are also offered by ClickBus BR. When taking a bus from Rio de Janeiro to São Paulo, make sure you compare all available offers so that you find just the right bus.

On CheckMyBus you can find detailed info on departure times, the exact location of stops in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro as well as an overview of all available on-board features. We will always do our best to keep you up to date on special offers from our partners. Follow us on our social media channels for more info!

Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo: Useful Info

Rio de Janeiro
6.02 Million
São Paulo
45.09 Million
Taxi
$1.87
$1.76
Rio de Janeiro
São Paulo
A cab ride in Rio de Janeiro is 6% more expensive than in São Paulo.
Local buses
$0.92
$0.92
Rio de Janeiro
São Paulo
A bus fare in Rio de Janeiro is 0% more expensive than in São Paulo.
Beer
$1.70
$1.46
Rio de Janeiro
São Paulo
A large beer in Rio de Janeiro is 15% more expensive than in São Paulo.
Water
$0.67
$0.67
Rio de Janeiro
São Paulo
A bottle of water in Rio de Janeiro is 0% more expensive than in São Paulo.
Meal
$7.35
$6.70
Rio de Janeiro
São Paulo
A meal in Rio de Janeiro is 9% more expensive than in São Paulo.
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