Emergency & Important Numbers

Embassies & Consulates

Bolivian Consulate Visas can normally be issued on the same day; for US citizens, the fee is a whopping US$160.

Entry & Exit Formalities


Polícia Federal The Brazilian immigration office is an unmarked door on Av Presidente Dutra, but you can use the main entrance on Av Quintino Bocaiúva after hours and on weekends.


There are numerous moneychangers at the port in Guayaramerín, on the Bolivian side – take your time to get the best rate and always carefully count your notes.

Banco do Brasil Exchanges US cash but not traveler's checks.

Bradesco Reliable ATMs.