Transportation to the sambadrome
The best and safe way to get to the Sambadrome is to take our Transfer Service.
If you are looking for a way to get to Sambadrome with comfort and without worry, the best option for you is to purchase your Transfer with Bookers International. The streets around the Sambadrome are closed which makes it difficult and prevents the entrance of private cars and street taxis so our tip is to reserve your transfer in advance to avoid inconveniences during Rio Carnival 2020.
Our transfer takes you to the Sambadrome with comfort and security.
Our Shuttle service has English, Spanish and Portuguese speaking guide, who will accompany you to the Sambadrome, the carnival stage of Rio de Janeiro. In the video below you can check more about our Special Transfer.
From the Hotel to the Sambadrome:
Pick-up at several hotels in Rio de Janeiro, with 3 timetables for the Sambadrome.
We serve the main hotels of Leme, Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon, Barra da Tijuca, Centro, Flamengo and Botafogo districts.
To check the boarding point options and schedules go to:
Important Note: Hotels and boarding times are subject to change and will be available for scheduling a few months before Carnival.
From the Sambadrome to Hotels:
At the end of each samba school parade a bus or van will leave from the Sambadrome to hotels. Our transfer service will leave you at the same location where you were picked up.
Price per person - U$ 98.00 round trip.
Private Transfer to the Sambadrome:
We offer guided private transportation service for families and groups. Our private transfer service includes guided transportation from the hotel to the sambadrome and back to the hotel at any time you wish.
Our guide will be at your disposal throughout the parade, and you should be advised of the return time only 30 minutes before the desired time. This service uses a Sprinter type car with a capacity of up to ten people.
To request a quote send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Taxi to the Sambadrome:
We suggest using private taxi companies instead of street taxis. The estimated value is approximately R$130 reais each way.
There are two taxi companies that are authorized to get into the Sambadrome on parade days:
- COOPATUR - serves the even side - Phone: +55 21 3885-1000 / whatsapp: +55 21 98245 9732.
- COOPERTRAMO – serves the odd side - Phone: +55 21 2209 9292 / whatsapp: +55 21 98008 0055.