Save with a New Joint Discount Card

MetrôRio and 99 (a taxi hailing app) have come together to offer MetrôRio 99, a metrocard that provides discounts on both subway and taxi fares in RIO.  The metrocard is available at all metro stations and costs R$20.  Read on for more details about this new promotion, aimed at increasing ridership in RIO.

MetrôRio and Rio Taxi App 99 Launch New Joint Discount Card

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MetrôRio to Run Nonstop during Rock in Rio 2017

So here’s the skinny: the only way to reach Cidade do Rock (Rock City) for Rock in RIO 2017 (taking place on September 15, 16, 17, 21, 22, 23 and 24) is via public transportation.  As a convenience to the public, MetrôRio will operate 24 hours a day during the event.  Event organizers say that Rock in RIO will also feature a couple more surprises to make the event extra special, including a major upgrade to the Cidade do Rock space and special Rock in RIO performances in BRT terminals:

MetrôRio Announces 24 Hour Program During Rock in Rio 2017

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