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Introducing São Paulo


São Paulo's cultural richness means there is something for everyone in the city. Those who want to get to explore the city's culture and history have myriad options with its incredible range of museums. If you are after a more hands-on experience, you can use the extensive and affordable public transportation system to explore the city's streets. Of course, any trip requires time to relax and re-energize. The city is full of lakes and walking paths and Ibirapuera Park is an idyllic spot to take some well-deserved rest. The famous Brazilian coffee served all over the city is delicious and is sure to put a spring in your step.

São Paulo is known for:


Entertainment and Shopping Culinary Swimming Diving Seaside Urban

Quick information

NEARBY CITIES
Curitiba (406 km)
Campo Grande (52 km)
Rio de Janeiro (436 km)
CURRENCY
Brazilian Real (BRL)

COUNTRY CODE
+55

ELECTRIC POWER
C, A, B

TIME ZONE
GMT -3

AVG. PRICE OF A COFFEE
€1.55

AVG. PRICE OF A MEAL (2 PEOPLE)
€32.85

Average Temperature

São Paulo airport information

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PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

The 40 km from São Paulo Guarulhos Airport (GRU) to the city center can easily made by bus. A shuttle service as well as the 1, 2, and 4 express buses run from the terminal. The shuttles leave every half hour between 6:00a.m. and 11:00 p.m. and cost about BRL 32 (real). There are also several public buses running from the airport that take about 50 minutes to reach the city center.

Average time from airport: 50 minutes

Distance from airport: 40 km

TAXI:

If you take a taxi from the airport to your destination in São Paulo, you can expect to pay around BRL 105, and it will take between 35 and 60 minutes, depending on traffic.

Average taxi price: BRL 105

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