Train in Ouro Preto

Ouro Preto-Mariana Tourist Train

On weekends, the Vale mining company operates a renovated historic tourist train between Ouro Preto and Mariana, leaving Ouro Preto’s train station once daily on Thursday and twice daily Friday, Saturday and Sunday.…
Bus in Ouro Preto


From the local bus stop just northeast of Praça Tiradentes, Transcotta offers frequent service to Mariana (R$4.45, every 20 minutes from 6am to 11pm), stopping at Minas de Passagem en route.
Bus in Ouro Preto


Services to Rio (R$100 to R$123, eight hours, 10am and 9:30pm daily) and São Paulo (R$154, 11 hours, 7pm daily); the São Paulo bus stops en route at São João del Rei (R$68, 3½ hours).
Bus Station in Ouro Preto

Bus Station

Long-distance buses leave from Ouro Prêto’s main bus station at the northwest end of town. During peak periods, buy tickets a day in advance.
Bus in Ouro Preto

Pássaro Verde

Services to Belo Horizonte (R$34, two hours, hourly from 6am to 8pm).
Bus in Ouro Preto

Local Bus Stop (for Mariana & Minas da Passagem)

Located just northeast of Praça Tiradentes.
Train in Ouro Preto

Train Station