How to Reach Belo Horizonte - The Easiest Way to Reach Belo Horizonte


  • By Train: FromBelo Horizonte's train station, just north of Parque Municipal, a daily train leaves for Vitória in the morning at 7:30am.
  • By Bus: Bus terminal rodoviária is atAv. Afonso Pena, and serves many important destinations around the country. Rio de Janiero is 7 hours away; Sao Paolo 8 hours.

By Air:

  • AeroportoConfins: Serves international (USA, the Caribbean, Europe)and domestic flights. Located 40km north of the city.
  • Aeroporto da Pampulha: 10km north of the city center, serves only domestic flights.


  • By Train: The Metro doesn’t cover too many of the city’s areas. Better to take taxis.
  • By Taxi: Fast and reliable and quite cheap. Excellent for tourists.

By Bus:

Buses are colored Red, Yellow, Orange, Green and Blue.

  • Reds are Express routes to distant destinations.
  • Yellow circle around the same area within the city.
  • Blues cut across the city diagonally from one area to another.
  • Orange are like Blues, but they don’t cut through the city.

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Modes of Transportation in Belo Horizonte

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Belo Horizonte. The most preferred mode of transport in Belo Horizonte is Car.

Average distance: 13.72 km Average time: 46.09 min

  • Car 47.06%
    Driving 41.56 min Walking 1.25 min Overall average time for 16.03 kms 42.81 min
  • Walking 14.71%
    Walking 23 min Bike 2.8 min Other 1.4 min Overall average time for 3.34 kms 27.2 min
  • Train/Metro 2.94%
    Waiting 15 min Train 15 min Walking 5 min Overall average time for 12 kms 35 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 29.41%
    Bus 46.4 min Waiting 10.7 min Walking 8.5 min Overall average time for 14.64 kms 65.6 min
  • Motorbike 5.88%
    Motorbike 27.5 min Overall average time for 17.5 kms 27.5 min

How to Reach Belo Horizonte from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Tiradentes to Belo Horizonte 98.89 km 1 hour 38 mins
Lagoa da prata to Belo Horizonte 177.93 km 2 hours 57 mins
Rio de janeiro to Belo Horizonte 254.76 km 4 hours 14 mins
Sao paulo to Belo Horizonte 412.93 km 6 hours 52 mins
Araraquara to Belo Horizonte 492.96 km 8 hours 12 mins
Brasilia to Belo Horizonte 542.23 km 9 hours 2 mins
San estanislao to Belo Horizonte 1430.85 km 23 hours 50 mins
Natal to Belo Horizonte 1548.4 km 25 hours 48 mins
Jackson heights to Belo Horizonte 4460.6 km 74 hours 20 mins
Clayton to Belo Horizonte 4492.11 km 74 hours 52 mins
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