How to get around the cities
In order to move around the same city:
- Public transportation:
buses are the most common means of transportation in Brazilian cities, followed by trains. In the capitals Belo Horizonte – MG, Brasília- DF, Fortaleza – CE, Porto Alegre – RS, Recife – PE, Rio de Janeiro – RJ, Salvador – BA, São Paulo – SP and Teresina – PI there are subway systems. The fares vary according to the city.
private or rental vehicles move freely in Brazilian cities, although in some metropolis traffic jams and a lack of parking spots may occur. Taxis are easy to find, can be ordered on the streets, through phone calls or apps.
the implementation of bike paths is rapidly expanding in Brazilian capitals.
To move around between cities:
traveling by plane can be the most practical way of moving around the country, depending on the distance to be covered. For the complete list of Brazilian airports, please access:
bus terminals are spread all over the country, allowing increased flexibility when choosing destinations. The fares are determined according to the distance and the bus company.
the conditions of Brazilian roads vary according to the state, but it is possible to cover long distances by car. Many of them are toll roads.