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Aeroporto Internacional de Salvador - Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães
Terminal de Passageiros, 1º andar
CEP: 41520.570
FAX: (71) 204.1279
TELEFONE: (71)204.1261
 

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Salvador International Airport is a large beautiful facility most recently with its last large expansion coming in 2002. The main portal to the Northeast of Brazil it can handle up to 11 aircraft, simultaneously with ample vehicle parking  for 600. Salvador is Brazil's 6th busiest airport with over 80 daily flights. It is located 32km (20 miles) from downtown.
 In addition to air taxis, helicopters you will find a large beautiful modern facility with good restaurants, fast food, a bar, clothing stored, jewelry store, bookstore and tourist information.

MONEY: The bank machines are all in the arrivals hall area (to the left, past the Policia Federal). Cambio Gradual offers 24-hour money-change services.

Aeroporto Internacional Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães >> to english by google
official site by  www.infraero.gov.br 
2004 web site makeover is much improved but still no english
. Operated since 1974, by  Aeroportuária Infrastructure Infraero which it integrates over 66 airports and is responsible for 95% of Brazilian air traffic.

aeroportosalvador.hpg.ig.com.br || translated to English by google
not an official site
and last update was 2003 but extensive with lots of information

OFFICIAL

Visa Renewal
If you need to extend your visa go to the Policia Federal, Av. Oscar Pontes 339, lower city (tel. 071/319-6082). The fee is R$60 (US$20), and you may need to show your return ticket and evidence of sufficient funds to cover the remainder of your stay.

 [F] BahiaTursa Service Centers in Salvador (8) & the state (17)  including the aeroporto & the rodoveria (bus station) The tourist office has an excellent Salvador map for sale and free booklets with small maps of the main tourist areas.
 

Time Zone-- Salvador is on the same time zone as Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, 3 hours behind GMT (2 hours later than New York).

From North America
VARIG (www.varig.com) has daily flights from New York, Chicago, Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles via connections in Rio or São Paulo.
TAM (www.tamairlines.com) has one weekly (Sunday) direct non-stop flight from Miami to Salvador (beginning May 2, 2004). Flight time will be 7 hours and 40 minutes, in an Airbus 330-200 carrying up to 228 passengers.
From Great Britain - Europe
TAP-AirPortugal ( www.tap-airportugal.pt  ) offers seven weekly flights Lisbon - Salvador (direct and non-stop) with connecting flights from London (Heathrow), Copenhagen, Stockholm, Amsterdam, Brussels, Luxembourg, Paris (Orly), Frankfurt, Munich, Zurich, Geneva, and Milan (Malpensa).

Air Europa ( www.aireuropa.com  ) has three weekly direct non-stop flights from Madrid to Salvador with connection from London (Gatwick).

SAS ( www.sas.se ) and associated companies fly daily from Stockholm and Copenhagen via Madrid and São Paulo.

 AIRLINES
NATIONAL /DOMESTIC
*NOTE: If calling from outside Brazil, dial international access code then 55-71 before each number. If calling from within Brazil yet from outside Salvador dial 071.

Name

Address

Telephone

FAX

Hours

Note

ALA - ABAETÉ LINHAS AÉREAS

Luis Eduardo Magalhães International Airport - Salvador

377.2555

377.2802
204.1144

Daily 08h00 to 21h00

On Call 378.1542, (Álvaro). Toll Free: 0800-712555
Daily service to Jequié 15h00

GOL
Airport International of Salvador Deputado Luiz Eduardo Magalhães
Phone: 0300-7892121
Home page: www.
voegol.com.br
E-mail:
     

NORDESTE LINHAS AÉREAS/ RIO SUL

Luis Eduardo Magalhães International Airport - Salvador

204.1327

voeriosul.com.br

377.6179
377.2630

Daily 06h00 to 24h00

Reservations: Toll Free: 0800-992004

NORDESTE LINHAS AÉREAS/RIOSUL

Av. Tancredo Neves, 1672 - Ed. Catabas Empresarial - 1º andar, Caminho das Árvores, CEP 41820020 - Salvador

341.1641

Nordeste/Rio Sul.

341.1382

Monday to Friday 08h00 to 12h00 and 13h30 to 17h30

Reservations: 0800-710737

TAM - Transportes Aéreos Marília

Luis Eduardo Magalhães International Airport - Salvador

204.1167 tam.com.br 
www.tamairlines.com
daily flights from New York, Chicago, Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles via connections in Rio or São Paulo

204.1267 (NLA)

Monday to Friday 05h30 to 00h30/Sat. 05h30 to 19h00/Sun 08h00 to 00h30

Reservations: 0800-123100

TRANSBRASIL

Luis Eduardo Magalhães International Airport - Salvador

377.2467

transbrasil.com.br

204.1085

Monday to Friday 04h00 to 02h00/Sat 04h00 to 21h00/Sun 06h00 to 02h00

Reservations: Tel: 339.7777
Reservations after 19h00 Tel: 0800-151151

TRANSBRASIL
Rua Marques de Leão , 465 - Barra - Salvador

339.7777
339.7766
transbrasil.com.br

339.7744

Monday to Friday 08h00 to 18h00/Sat 08h00 to 12h00

Reservations: Tel: 339.7777
Reservations after 19h00 Tel: 0800-151151

VARIG-CRUZEIRO

Luis Eduardo Magalhães International Airport - Salvador

204.1395
204.1077
.
varig.com.br
daily flights from New York, Chicago, Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles via connections in Rio or São Paulo

204.1277

Daily 06h00 to 00h00

Reservations: Tel: 243.9311
After 20h00 Tel: 0800-997000

VARIG-CRUZEIRO

Rua Carlos Gomes, 103, Centro, CEP 40060330 - Salvador

243.9311
204.1390

varig review by orbitz.com

241.7982

Monday to Friday 08h30 às 18h/sat 08h30 às 12h.

Cargo: Sat 07h00 to 19h00 Reservations: Tel: 243.9311 0800-997000

VARIG-CRUZEIRO

Rua Miguel Calmon, 19 - Ed. Catalina sala 401 - Comércio - Salvador

242.5222
243.9311

varigbrasil.com/english/.

241.7982
243.5062

Monday to Friday 08h30 to 18h00/Sat 08h30 to 12h00

Cargo: Sat 07h00 to 19h00
Reservations: Tel: 243.9311 0800-997000

VASP

Luis Eduardo Magalhães International Airport - Salvador

377.2464
vasp.com.br 
29 Cities, Domestic only
Portuguese only

377.0248

Daily 06h00 to 22h00

Reservations: Tel: 0800. 998277- Tel. 377.2522 (Cargo).

VASP

Rua Miguel Calmon, 27, Comércio, CEP 40015010 - Salvador

353.7044
243.7320

243.7320

Monday to Friday 08h00 to 18h00

Reservations:
Tel: 0800-998277

VASP

Rua Almirante Marques de Leão, 455, Barra, CEP 40140230 - Salvador

245.5193
235.1764

245.5193

Monday to Friday 08h00 to 18h/Sat 08h00 to 12h00

Reservations:
Tel: 0800-998277

VASP

Rua Chile, 27 - Centro - Salvador

322.0122

322.0122

Monday to Friday 08h00 to 18h00/Sat 08h00 to 12h00

Toll Free: 0800-998277

INTERNATIONAL AIRLINES

*NOTE: If calling from outside Brazil, dial international access code then 55-71 before each number. If calling from within Brazil yet from outside Salvador dial 071
.
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Name

Address

Telephone / internet

FAX

Hours

Note

AEROLÍNEAS ARGENTINAS - KLM - CORÉIA AIRLINES

Av. Tancredo Neves, 3343 - Centro Empresarial Previnor - bloco A sala 605 - Pituba, CEP 41820021

341.0217
341.0279

340.6459
341.4953

Monday to Friday from 09h00 to 18h00

The three companies operate out of the same office with the same phone number

AIR EUROPA

Luis Eduardo Magalhães International Airport - Salvador

204.1140
air-europa.com
Espanol & English
three weekly direct non-stop flights from Madrid to Salvador with connection from London (Gatwick).

204.1141

Daily from 08h00 to 19h00

Telephone for Reservations: 340.6418 - Fax: 340.6419.

AIR EUROPA
Av. Tancredo Neves, 3343, Centro Empresarial Previnor-Sala 605 A Pituba - Salvador

340.6418

340.6419

Monday to Friday 09h00 to 11h00 and 14h00 to 18h00.

 

AIR FRANCE
(has merged with KLM)

 

(021) 212.6226
airfrance.com & skyteam.com

 

The company does not maintain an office in Bahia. The contact office is in Rio de Janeiro. No flights shown in 2004

ALITÁLIA

Av. Tancredo Neves, 3343 - Centro Empresarial Previnor - bloco B salas 508 a 510, Pituba, CEP 41820021 Salvador

341.5831
340.6475

www.alitalia.com.br

341.5831

Monday to Friday 08h00 to 12h00 and 14h00 to 18h00

 

AMERICAN AIRLINES

Trav. Marques de Leão, 13 Ed. Centro Empresarial da Barra, Sala 307 Barra, CEP 40140-230 - Salvador

245.0477

www.aa.com

237.6660

Monday to Friday 08h45 to 12h30 and 14h00 to 18h15.

Toll Free Number: 0800 216176

IBÉRIA

Rua Portugal, 17 - Ed. Regente Feijó sala 903/904, Comércio, CEP 40015000 - Salvador

242.2124
242.9046

241.4374

Monday to Friday 08h30 to 18h30.

 

LANCHILE

Rua Miguel Calmon, 555 - Ed. Citybank sala 609, Comércio, CEP 40015010 - Salvador

241.1401

www.lan.com

243.9882

Monday to Friday 08h00 to 12h00 and 14h00 to 18h00

 

LUFTHANSA

Av. Tancredo Neves, 805 - Ed. Espaço Empresarial -sala 601, Pituba, CEP 41820021 - Salvador

341.5100

www.lufthansa.com

341.4710

Monday to Friday 08h30 to 12h00 and 14h00 to 18h00.

 

SAS ( www.sas.se )
daily from Stockholm and Copenhagen via Madrid and São Paulo
     

TAP - AIR PORTUGAL
Av. Estados Unidos, 137 - Ed. Cidade de Ilhéus sala 401, Comércio, CEP 40010020 - Salvador

243.6122 www.tap-airportugal.pt seven weekly flights Lisbon - Salvador (direct and non-stop) with connecting flights from London (Heathrow), Copenhagen, Stockholm, Amsterdam, Brussels, Luxembourg, Paris (Orly), Frankfurt, Munich, Zurich, Geneva, and Milan (Malpensa).

243.6968

Monday to Friday 08h30 to 12h30 and 14h00 to 18h00

 

UNITED AIRLINES/
OFB - CITUR

Av. Tancredo Neves, 805 - Ed.. Espaço Empresarial s/601 - Pituba - Salvador

341.5100
341.4710

341.4710

Monday to Friday 08h30 to 12h30 and 13h30 to 18h00

Toll Free Number for United Airlines Tel.: 0800 162.323

Air Taxi charter flight companies
Salvador Airport (SSA)
Aeroporto Internacional Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães - São Cristovão
DAC - Departamento de Aviação Civil
ABAETÉ AEROTAXI
ZIP CODE: 41520-970
Phone: (71) 377-2555
Fax: (71) 204-1144 e 377-2802
Home page: www.abaete.com.br

 
Guanambi, Bom Jesus da Lapa, Barreiras
BATA - BAHIA TÁXI AÉREO LTDA
ZIP CODE: 41500-570
Phone: (71) 377-2897
ADEI TÁXI AÉREO
ZIP CODE: 41510-250
Phone: (71) 377-1993
LÍDER TÁXI AÉREO
ZIP CODE: 41500-570
Phone: (71) 377-1416
www.lidertaxiaereo.com.br  English version. Charters, inc. helicopter at Porto Seguro & sales too
AERO STAR
ZIP CODE: 41500-570
Phone: (71) 377-1763
www.aerostar.com.br
Morro de São Paulo, Chapada Diamantina, Ituberá, Baía de Camamu, Ilha de Itaparica (Club Med), Valença, Itacaré e Ilhéus, Porto Seguro
 
BAHIA CHARTER FLIGHT COMPANIES
ADEY TÁXI AÉREO LTDA
Endereço: AEROPORTO INTERNACIONAL DOIS DE JULHO, S/N
SALVADOR - BA - 41551-970
Tel: (71)358-8498

ADVENTURE AIR CHARTER Aéreo TÁXI LTDA
Endereço: AV BEIRA MAR , KM 64 PRAIA DE CURUIPE
PORTO SEGURO - BA - 45810-000
Tel: (73)288-1756

AÉREO STAR TÁXI AÉREO LTDA
Endereço: AV ANTONIO CARLOS MAGALHÃES, 846 - SL 462 BAIRRO ITAIGARA
SALVADOR - BA - 41852-900

ATA AÉROTÁXI ABAETÉ LTDA
Endereço: AEROPORTO INTERNACIONAL 2 DE JULHO - BOX

AÉROTÁXI ABAETÉ
SALVADOR - BA - 41510-250
Tel: (71)377-2555

ATLANTA TÁXI AÉREO S/A
Endereço: AEROPORTO INTERNACIONAL 2 DE JULHO
SALVADOR - BA - 41510-250
Tel: (71)204-1041

ATS - AÉREO TÁXI SALVADOR LTDA
Endereço: RUA DO LAZI, 180
Lauro de Freitas - BA

BATA BAHIA TÁXI AÉREO LTDA
Endereço: RUA RUY BARBOSA,15 CONJ.905
SALVADOR - BA - 40020070
Tel: (71)243-2037

EMPRESA BAIANA DE TÁXI AÉREO LTDA
Endereço: AEROPORTO INTERNACIONAL DOIS DE JULHO AREA DE AVIAÇÃO GERAL
SALVADOR - BA - 41551-970
Tel: (71)377-0355

ITAPARICA TÁXI AÉREO LTDA
Endereço: AEROPORTO INTERNACIONAL 2 DE JULHO
SALVADOR - BA - 41510-250
Tel: (71)204-1332

PARADISE AÉROTÁXI LTDA
Endereço: ESTRADA DO ARRAIAL D'AJUDA
PORTO SEGURO - BA - 69048-790

PRAIA DO FORTE TÁXI AÉREO LTDA
Endereço: KM 1 ROD LINHA VERDE PRAIA DO FORTE
MATA DE SÃO JOÃO - BA - 48280-000
Tel: (71)971-0514 

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BOAT

www.comab.com.br/  [to english by google]
for  Bom Despacho Bus & Ferry Terminal
 on  ITAPARICA Island

Connect to Valenca here which is connected to the island by a bridge. This is the hub for many other resorts further south on the coast including nearby Morro de São Paulo in Archipelago of Tinharé, Camamu, Itcare and Porto Seguro

www.codeba.com.br 404?  
The port of Salvador
has mooring facilities for cruise liners. It operates from 8am to 12pm and from 1h30am to 5h30pm
[Phone: ]
(71) 320-1100/1270 ou 243-5352

 [F] Ports of Bahia

 
 The law of 16/JUN/98, modified the current name of the airport by adding the name of political leader, Luis Eduardo Magalhães to the more common name of Salvador International Airport. It still is common to find the airport listed as "Dois De Julho."
 
 
BUS
English & Espanol Official Salvador City Visitor Site

The City is over 30 km from the airport. Taxis are regulated from the airport. You can ask about the executive bus, the Praça da Sé/Aeroporto bus, which is cheaper. For ticket information and schedules, travelers need to contact the specific bus company directly. However, the general bus station number will tell you which company to phone.
 [F] Bus Companies of Bahia (Salvador locations) Make Salvador your Gateway to the history and mystery of Bahia
 [F] Ticket Agencies in Salvador
--Ticket Agencies in Bahia & Brazil by itapemirim.com.br

Salvador Rodviária Bus Terminal:
Av. ACM (Antônio Carlos Magalhães) 4362, Pituba tel. 071/460-8300

The Main Bus station or Rodviária is 5 km from city center next to Salvador's largest shopping centre Iguatemi. The Terminal Rodoviaria de Salvador Armando Viana de Castro, is usually simply known as Rodoviaria.

Praça de Sé is the busy bus stop near the Pelourinho center at the top of the Lacerda you will get to know. Praça de Sé is also the name of the bus to take to visit the Atlantic Beaches as far as Praia Famengo and Avenida da Franca

Ticket Center outlets: Tickets for bus companies Águia Branca, Bomfim, Itapemirim, and São Geraldo, as well as the Ferry Boats and Catamarans to Itaparica, at

  • Piedade (across from Shopping Piedade), on Rua Junquiera Ayres, 148, telephone 329-5433,
  •  Shopping Iguatemi on the second floor, telephone 450-0144.

www.comab.com.br/ 
for  Bom Despacho Bus Terminal & :: São Joaquim Bus Terminal- Salvador

 

TAXI
To Pelourinho costs about R$65 (US$21), to Ondina R$62 (US$20)
To the northern beaches (such as Itapuã;), R$27 (US$9). Regular taxis can be cheaper
CAR

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To use this car rental engine you will get best results if you use the 3 letter airport code.  Airport Codes (for best global lookup resources) or simply  CODES for 268 Brazil Airports 

 largest car rental companies. However if you are planning to mostly spend time in the City of Salvador you should avoid the hassle since the public transportation is good and streets are narrow, hilly and often unmarked. However this is the best way to see the coast and interior of Bahia 

Avis, Av. Presidente Vargas 3097, Ondina (tel. 0800/198-456 or 071/247-8958);
Hertz,
Salvador International Airport (tel. 0800/147-300 or 071/377-3633);
Localiza,
Av. Presidente Vargas 3057, Rio Vermelho (tel. 0800/312-121 or 071/332-1999); and
Unidas,
Salvador International Airport (tel. 0800/121-121 or 071/377-9767).

 

Going South of Salvador by Car

  • From the Port of Mercado Modelo, in Salvador, there are several embarkations
  • Via Ferry Boat from Bom Despacho via Itaparica e BA001 to Valença
  • Via BR324, BR101 and BA542 or BA00
CONNECTING AIRPORTS
 [F] Sao Paulo International -- Guarulhos
 [F] Rio International -- Galeao

 [F] Recife International Airport

 [F] AIRPORTS of Brazil:  268 codes, the 66 Infraero airports which carry 96% of the traffic.

BAHIA AIRPORTS 

Bahia more than one hundred and twenty thousand beds available every day of the week. It also has two international airports: Salvador and Porto Seguro, six national and eight regional airports

SALVADOR
International Airport Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães
Praça Gago Coutinho, S/N, São Cristovão
Salvador - Bahia
Tel.: +55 (71) 204-1010 Altitude: 19m, Runway 1: 3005m x 45m,
Runway 2: 1520m x 45m, Tarmac: Asphalt
PORTO SEGURO
International Airport of Porto Seguro
Estrada do Aeroporto , S/N
Cidade Alta - Porto Seguro
Tel.: +55 (73) 288-3741
Altitude: 51m, Runway: 2.000m x 45m, Tarmac: Asphalt - CBUQ
Coordinates: 16º26'28"S - 39º05'00"W
ILHÉUS IOS
Airport of Ilhéus
Rua Brigadeiro Eduardo Gomes, S/N, Pontal
Tel.: +55 (73) 231-8962
Altitude: 004m, Runway: 1.575m x 45m, Tarmac: Asphalt - CBUQ
Coordinates: 14º48'51"S - 39º01'59"W
 Aeroporto de Ilhéus  by www.infraero.gov.br 

There are daily flies to Ilhéus from Salvador and most Brazilian capitals by the Brazilian companies TAM, VASP and Nordeste/Rio Sul.
LENÇÓIS
Airport Coronel Horácio de Matos
Br 242, Km 209, Tanquinho de Lençóis
Tel.: +55 (75) 625-8100
Altitude: 511m, Runway: 2.060m x 30m, Tarmac: Asphalt - CBUQ
Coordinates: 12º28'46"S - 41º16'51"W
VITÓRIA DA CONQUISTA
Airport of Pedro Otacílio de Figueiredo
Av Paraná, S/N, Patagônia - Cep 45.000-000
Tel.: +55 (77) 423-4220
Altitude: 915m, Runway: 1.775m x 30m, Tarmac: Asphalt - AFF
Coordinates: 10º50'13"S - 42º40'57"W
BARREIRAS
Airport of Barreiras
Serra Da Bandeira, S/N
Tel.: +55 (77) 811-4951
Altitude: 730m, Runway: 1.600m x 30m, Tarmac: Concrete
Coordinates: 12º04'45"S - 45º00'36"W
BOM JESUS DA LAPA
Airport of Bom Jesus da lapa
Av. Manoel Novaes, S/N, Consolação
Tel.: +55 (77) 481-4301
Altitude: 439m, Runway: 1.210m x 30m, Tarmac: Asphalt - CBUQ
Coordinates: 13º15'42"S - 43º24'28"W
TEIXEIRA DE FREITAS
Airport Timóteo Brito
Ba 290, Km 07
Altitude: 120m, Runway: 1.460m x 30m, Tarmac: Asphalt - CBUQ
Coordinates: 17º31'26"S - 39º40'13"W
AIRPORT CODES for Bahia
BQQ Barra ITN -Itabuna
BRA -Barreiras ITE -Itubera
BVM -Belmonte JCM -Jacobina
BMS -Brumado JEQ -Jequie
CCQ -Cachoeira PAV -Paulo Afonso
CNV -Canavieras BPS Porto Seguro
GNM -Guanambi PDF Prado
CRQ -Caravelas SSA Salvador
LOS -Ilheus SEI Senhor Do Bonfin
IPU -Ipiau VAL Valenca
IRE -Irece
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