By Georgia Grimond, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Making use of Brazil’s extensive coach network has always been a good way to get around the country. Without a train system, buses provide a safe, comfy and affordable way to cover vast distances, as well as shorter ones, and enjoy the scenery at the same time.

A number of different companies operate the bus routes and so working out which one you need to take and how to buy the ticket can be remarkably complicated, particularly for tourists. Some firms require a Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here