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  • Galeão International Airport (Rio de Janeiro) Premium Ônibus 2018 (R$16, one to two hours, every 30 minutes) buses to Flamengo, Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon and other neighborhoods. Radio taxis (set fare R$130, 45 to 90 minutes) to Copacabana and Ipanema. Metered yellow-and-blue comum (common) taxis cost between R$82 and R$100. Ride-sharing services cost around R$60. Shuttle service costs R$25.

  • GRU Airport (São Paulo) The Airport Bus Service (www.airportbusservice.com.br; R$50) is the most efficient way to/from GRU Airport. Guarucoop (www.guarucoop.com.br) is the only taxi service allowed to operate at the airport (R$150 to Jardins or Vila Madalena, R$157 to Vila Mariana). Ride-share services cost about half as much. By train, the brand new CPTM Linha 13 (Jade) connects GRU Airport with Engenheiro Goulart station on Linha 12 (Safira) in northeast São Paulo.