The subway station Aeroporto isn't directly connected with the terminal, but lies right opposite. You can quickly reach Porto Alegre's center by subway, but there's little room for baggage.
Car and bus
The airport is situated only 10 kilometers from Porto Alegre's center. The airport is easily accessible by rental car via the Avenida dos Estados.
Several buses run from the bus station to Porto Alegre's center. You can buy tickets for long-distance buses (Veppo, Tel. +55(0)51 3328 0699) at a desk in the Arrivals Hall.
Car rental Porto Alegre Airport
There are a total of six companies renting out cars at Porto Alegre Airport, two international companies, Avis and Hertz, and the local providers Localiza, Locar Alpha, Movida and Unidas. You can also book a rental car in advance using the service provided by EasyTerra; they compare the rates of several providers in a single quote.
Taxis from the company COOTAERO (Tel. +55(0)51 3342 5000) run to and from Porto Alegre Airport. This company has fixed rates and apart from Portuguese the drivers speak at least English.
A large parking garage is directly connected with the terminal and outside there's also an open-air parking lot. You pay 5 real for the first half hour, 7 real for the first hour and afterwards 2 real per hour. The day rate is 30 real.