Getting Around

Around town, taxis marked ‘Lotação’ operate like buses, following fixed routes and carrying up to four passengers (R$4).

The airport is 3.5km northwest of the city center. To get there, you can take a ‘Carana-Aeroporto’ bus 206 (R$3, 6am to 11:15pm) from the bus terminal on Av Dr Silvio Botelho. Taxis to/from the airport and center charge R$30.

The bus station is 2.5km southwest of the center. Several buses go there, including ‘214-Jockei Clube’ and ‘215-Nova Ciudad’ (all R$3, every 20 to 30 minutes, 5:30am to midnight). A taxi from the center to the bus station costs about R$15, a lotação cab is R$4.