To & From The Airport
To get a bus to the center from the airport, walk out of the airport to the bus stop on the main road and catch the 409 (R$3.75, buy ticket from airport). A taxi costs around R$30 to R$40.
Local buses 61 and 87 (R$3.75) connect the long-distance bus station to the city center. To use city buses you need to buy an a passe de ônibus (bus pass) from news stands, pharmacies or bus stop kiosks. They come as one-time use (unitário) or rechargeable (recarregável). A taxi to the center will cost around R$30.