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Belo Horizonte - Vitoria train

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Belo Horizonte - Vitoria train

I can't seem to find current information about the train from Belo Horizonte to Vitoria. All I'm getting is the reverse route - Vitoria to BH. Is there still a daytime train from BH to Vitoria?

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1. Re: Belo Horizonte - Vitoria train

Belo Horizonte to Vitória:

http://bit.ly/2Fskyif

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2. Re: Belo Horizonte - Vitoria train

Thank you very much.

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I saw people buying tickets for trains at the railway station in Belo Horizonte. It was a very slow queue and I didn't bother to find out where they were going. No one spoke English and the Vale website seems to be broken. Very disappointing!

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4. Re: Belo Horizonte - Vitoria train

I find it quite impressive that you made it all the way to BH and only now find out most people in Brazil don’t speak English!

Anyway, here’s a link to the website (start page in English): vale.com/brasil/…default.aspx

The train connects Belo Horizonte with Vitoria, the capital of Espírito Santo, on the coast. The train stops in several smaller cities along the way. There is one departure per day.

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@david-tre I now see that the link on that English start page is broken. Maybe that’s where you got stuck.

Here’s a link to a page (in Portuguese) that does have more info on the Vale train between BH and Vitória: vale.com/brasil/…default.aspx

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6. Re: Belo Horizonte - Vitoria train

Also checked out that page, so disappointing that the English version doesnt work -.- Guess that would be another reason to work on my Portuguese before the Brasil trip lol.

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