Ilhéus in detail
The airport is in Pontal, 3.5km from the center. A taxi from the center costs around R$25. Also running along the waterfront between Pontal and the center are bright yellow Via Metro buses (R$3.50).
A taxi between the bus station and the center takes about 10 minutes and costs around R$20 to R$25. From the center, buses labeled 'Teotônio Vilela' pass the bus station.
City buses can be flagged down along their routes or caught at the local bus terminal .