The Fernão Dias highway near the city of Atibaia.
The Rodovia Fernão Dias (official designation BR-381) is a federal highway which runs in the Brazilian states of São Paulo and southern region of Minas Gerais. In Atibaia, the Fernão Dias highway intersects the Dom Pedro I highway, which runs from Campinas to Jacareí.
The highway is thus named in honour of Fernão Dias Paes Leme, a Brazilian explorer and "bandeirante" of the 17th century. It is 1,029 km long.
Major cities cut by the BR-381
Location of the toll plazas
Note: All squares are bidirectional.
- BR-381. Ministry of Transportation.