Local transport


There is no railway connection to the airport.

Car and bus

The airport is located about 28 kilometers north east of the downtown Salvador. Take the BA099 along the coast and follow the road signs. The airport is clearly indicated on the road signs.

There are regular bus services (Praça da Se/ Aeroporto bus) to the center. There are also bus services to Salvador's most important bus station (Rodviaira). The bus station is situated a few kilometers outside of the city.

Car rental Salvador International Airport

There are several car rental agencies at the airport: Avis, Budget, Europcar and Hertz. You can also book a rental car in advance at EasyTerra, this website compares several car rental agencies and their rates simultaneously.


Taxicabs are available in front of the terminal. A trip to Salvador costs about USD 35.00. You can book a taxi with several companies, such as Abaete Aerotaxi (tel. +55(0)71 377 2255) and Aerostar (tel. +55(0)71 377 1763).

Parking at the airport

There are 600 parking spaces directly in front of the terminal. There are short and long term parking facilities.