Transportation

Bus in São Paulo

SPTrans

São Paulo’s immense public-transport system, run by SPTrans, is arguably the world’s most complex, boasting 15,000 buses and 1333 lines. Buses (R$3.50) are crowded during rush hours and can be prone to pickpockets. …
Subway in São Paulo

Metrô São Paulo

You can reach many places on the excellent Metrô São Paulo, the city's rapidly expanding subway system. The metro is cheap, safe and fast and runs from 4:40am to midnight. A single ride costs R$3.50. Refillable Bilh…
Shuttle in São Paulo

Airport Bus Service

The Airport Bus Service is the most efficient way to/from GRU Airport, making stops at Aeroporto Congonhas, Barra Funda, Tiête, Praça da República and various hotels around Av Paulista and Rua Augusta
Taxi in São Paulo

Guarucoop

Guarucoop is the only taxi service allowed to operate from the international airport and charges vacation-spoiling prices to the city (R$135.64 to Av Paulista, R$161.04 to Vila Madalena).
Taxi in Centro & Around

Paulo, Marco and Stefan

A family of taxi drivers who hang around outside the Praça da República Airport Bus Service stop - they'll take you faster in a taxi for the same price.
Bicycle Hire in São Paulo

Bike Sampa

Both Bradesco-sponsored CicloSampa and Itaú-sponsored Bike Sampa have bike hire stations around town, but it remains a bike-at-your-own risk city.
Bicycle Hire in São Paulo

CicloSampa

Both Bradesco-sponsored CicloSampa and Itaú-sponsored Bike Sampa have bike hire stations around town, but it remains a bike-at-your-own risk city.
Train in São Paulo

CPTM

The city's commuter rail system, known as CPTM (Companhia Paulista de Trens Metropolitanos).
Bus in Centro & Around

Airport Bus Service to Airport

Praça da República departure point for Airport Bus Service.
Bus in Avenida Paulista, Jardins & Around

Airport Bus Service to Airport

Airport Bus Service departure point at Hotel Maksoud Plaza.