Public transportation

Choose the best way to reach your destination

Public transportation

Choose the best way to get to your destination:

There are several ways to arrive and depart from the Salvador Bahia Airport by surface: subway connecting the airport to downtown Salvador, a bus terminal with different itineraries to the Metropolitan Region and to the main destinations on the North Shore (Litoral Norte), in addition to taxi and car rental.

Subway:  The new Airport Station has free transfer to the airport terminal, with buses provided with air conditioning and accessibility facilities for people bearing special needs.

From Monday through Sunday (including holidays): from 5AM through midnight

Ticket fare
Unitary: R$ 3.70


There are two executive bus options operating to/from the Salvador Bahia Airport: First Class Bus (hotel itinerary) and Executive Airport-Downtown lines (S040, S041 and S041-01). Regular buses leave from a terminal located next to the airport parking lot and include lines to the main sights of Salvador and the North Shore (Litoral Norte).

First Class

Secretaria Municipal de Mobilidade – Semob (City Mobility Secretariat)


At the Salvador Bahia Airport, you also have special taxi services, with fixed rates, and regular taxis available in front of the parking lot.

Airport -> Downtown Salvador: 26.5 km
Airport -> Praia do Forte: 59.3 km