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Bus Rio de Janeiro to Santiago: Trip Overview

2
Daily Buses
7:00 AM
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures
$148
Average Ticket Price
Average Bus Trip Duration

Trip Reviews for Rio de Janeiro - Santiago

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Paul H.December 18, 2019 | 

well-equipped, comfortable bus, but weird staff and horrible time management

Rio de Janeiro to Santiago Buses

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Bus Companies

Rio de Janeiro to Santiago bus tickets are provided by JBL Turismo.

Stations & Stops

For a bus leaving from Rio de Janeiro, the trip starts at Novo Rio, Aeroporto Internacional Tom Jobim, Av. Pedro Calmon, Campo Grande, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil or Rodoviária.

In Santiago, your bus travel ends at Terminal Sur, Terrapuerto Los Heroes, San Borja, Pajaritos, Omnium, Terminal ETM, Cruce Colon, Antonio Bellet, Arturo Alessandri or Bellavista.

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses2
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures7:00 AM
Minimum Price$122
Average Ticket Price$148
Minimum Trip Duration
Average Bus Trip Duration
Bus Companies on This RouteJBL Turismo

Rio de Janeiro to Santiago Route Map

Rio de Janeiro to Santiago Route Map

Frequently asked questions for your trip Rio de Janeiro - Santiago

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

The cheapest average bus price from Rio de Janeiro to Santiago is $148. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Rio de Janeiro to Santiago is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to raise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

How long is the bus ride from Rio de Janeiro to Santiago?

The average travel time between Rio de Janeiro and Santiago is around 2d 16h, although the fastest bus will take about 1d 15h.This is the time it takes to travel the 1809 miles that separates the two cities.

How many daily bus connections are there between Rio de Janeiro and Santiago?

The number of buses from Rio de Janeiro to Santiago can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 2 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Rio de Janeiro to Santiago by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

Which bus companies travel from Rio de Janeiro to Santiago?

When taking the bus from Rio de Janeiro to Santiago, you can travel comfortably and safely with JBL Turismo.

What are the departure and arrival stations when taking the bus from Rio de Janeiro to Santiago?

Buses traveling between Rio de Janeiro and Santiago leave from Novo Rio or Aeroporto Internacional Tom Jobim and arrive at Terminal Sur, Terrapuerto Los Heroes, San Borja.

What are the best sights and things to do in Santiago?

Once in Santiago, you can start exploring the city and discover its surroundings. The top sights and things to do are Cajon del Maipo, Teatro Municipal de Santiago, Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino, Parque Forestal, Cerro San Cristóbal.

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 Santiago!

Start sightseeing the minute your bus leaves the station. If you're on the night bus from Rio de Janeiro to Santiago, get comfy and count the stars.

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 Santiago.

Make a music playlist for your bus ride from Rio de Janeiro to Santiago, and enjoy the scenery to tunes from your own personal soundtrack.

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.

It takes 27 hours to go by bus from Lima to Cusco, one of the craziest bus trips on the world. This route is used daily by locals and backpackers.

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 Santiago to Rio de Janeiro.

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