Cabeçalho Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro

The Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro is located at Rua Marquês de São Vicente, 225, in the Gávea neighborhood, in the South Zone of the city of Rio de Janeiro. Click here to see the Map of PUC-Rio.

PUC-Rio has two main accesses:
- Rua Marquês de São Vicente, 225
- with an exclusive entrance for pedestrians; - and another one at Rua Padre Leonel Franca - with entrance for vehicles and pedestrians.

The rotary parking for students and visitors is located at Rua Padre Leonel Franca, before the main access gate to PUC-Rio. The amount charged is R$ 10.00 and must to be paid at the Campus City Hall which is located in the Frings Wing of the “Edifício da Amizade”.

Taxi stand
Located on the right side of the main entrance of PUC-Rio on Padre Leonel Franca Street, taxis are parked for everyone.

The Metro-Rio is also an option to get to PUC-Rio. See more information on the website:

Urban Buses
Some buses stop in front of the entrance to Padre Leonel Franca Avenue of PUC-Rio, others pass in front of the entrance of Marquês de São Vicente Street, and there are those passing near (point of the planetarium).
See the best option for you on the Rio Bus website.   |   facebook