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Cheap buses leaving today
One passenger / one way

9:30 AM5:00 PM
$104
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
9:30 AM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
5:00 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
$104USD
9:25 AM5:25 PM
$108
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
9:25 AM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
5:25 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
$108USD
12:10 PM8:00 PM
$111
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
12:10 PM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
8:00 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
$111USD
9:30 AM5:00 PM
$104
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
9:30 AM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
5:00 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
$104USD

Cheap buses leaving tomorrow
One passenger / one way

9:30 AM1:40 PM
$107
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
9:30 AM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
1:40 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
$107USD
9:25 AM5:20 PM
$108
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
9:25 AM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
5:20 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
$108USD
12:10 PM8:00 PM
$113
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
12:10 PM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
8:00 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
$113USD
9:30 AM1:40 PM
$107
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
9:30 AM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
1:40 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
$107USD

Cheap buses leaving Friday
One passenger / one way

9:25 AM5:20 PM
$81
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
9:25 AM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
5:20 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
$81USD
9:30 AM1:25 PM
$107
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
9:30 AM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
1:25 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
$107USD
12:10 PM8:00 PM
$105
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
12:10 PM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
8:00 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
$105USD
9:25 AM5:20 PM
$81
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
9:25 AM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
5:20 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
$81USD

Cheap buses leaving Saturday
One passenger / one way

9:30 AM1:40 PM
$107
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
9:30 AM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
1:40 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
$107USD
12:10 PM8:00 PM
$108
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
12:10 PM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
8:00 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
$108USD
9:30 AM1:40 PM
$107
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
9:30 AM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
1:40 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
$107USD

Cheap buses leaving Sunday
One passenger / one way

9:30 AM12:00 PM
$104
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
9:30 AM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
12:00 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
$104USD
12:10 PM8:00 PM
$108
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
12:10 PM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
8:00 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
$108USD
9:30 AM12:00 PM
$104
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
9:30 AM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
12:00 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
$104USD

Cheap buses leaving Monday
One passenger / one way

9:30 AM1:25 PM
$107
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
9:30 AM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
1:25 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
$107USD
12:10 PM8:00 PM
$108
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
12:10 PM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
8:00 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Águia Branca
$108USD
9:30 AM1:25 PM
$107
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
9:30 AM
Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1
1:25 PM
Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador
Kaissara
$107USD

Bus Rio de Janeiro to Salvador: Trip Overview

2
Daily Buses
8:30 AM - 2:10 PM
Departure Time
$129
Average Price
Average Trip Duration

Trip Reviews for Rio de Janeiro - Salvador

3.6 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travelers who booked a bus ticket from Rio de Janeiro to Salvador

Ratings and Reviews (2)


Jennifer R.March 28, 2018 | Staff: 2 | 

I am going to directly complain to the company as an hour into our journey the bus broke down. We waited 2 hours by the side of the road for a replacement bus which was to a much lower standard than the one we had paid for. Then spent a further 31 hours 20 minutes on this appalling bus. Despite only being delayed by 2 hours, our bus arrived in Salvador 7 hours after schedule.

Tal P.August 24, 2016 | Timeliness: 3 | Staff: 4 | 

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Rio de Janeiro to Salvador Buses

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Whether it is cheap bus tickets or more luxurious buses going to Salvador from Rio de Janeiro, we help you find what you're looking for based on how much of a budget you have.

Bus Companies

Rio de Janeiro to Salvador buses are provided by Águia Branca and Kaissara.

Stations & Stops

For a bus leaving from Rio de Janeiro, the trip starts at Avenida Francisco Bicalho, 1, Tom Jobim International Airport (GIG), Av. Pedro Calmon, 102 or Terminal Padre Henrique Otte.

In Salvador, your bus travel ends at Terminal Rodoviário de Salvador.

Daily Buses2
Departure Time8:30 AM - 2:10 PM
Average Price
$129
Average Trip Duration
Bus Companies on This RouteÁguia Branca, Kaissara

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Make friends with the driver. They usually know a lot about your destination and may even recommend which side of the bus to sit on to get the best views on the road between Rio de Janeiro and Salvador!

Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from Rio de Janeiro to Salvador, riding the bus will expose you to some of most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.

Buses are energy-efficient. Carrying a passenger over 100 kms by coach only takes 0.6-0.9 liters of gas. Compare that to the 2.6 liters required by high-speed train, 6.6 liters by airplane and 7.6 liters by gas-powered car, and it's clear that the bus is a more environmentally-conscious option for your bus transportation from Rio de Janeiro to Salvador.

Create your own real life musical score by curating a personalized bus travel playlist - the perfect accompaniment to your bus ride from Rio de Janeiro to Salvador.

Did you know?

Did you know that 80% of the buses in North America are equipped with WiFi and power outlets ? And 60% of bus travelers have used their electronic device on board during 2014.

The word 'bus' is an abbreviation of 'omnibus" which means 'for all' in Latin as buses were meant to be transportation for everybody.

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

Will you be returning to Rio de Janeiro by bus?

If you are looking for the return bus journey, check out buses from Salvador to Rio de Janeiro.

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