Travelling by bus
From Fortaleza to Canoa
Quebrada and back
The São Benedito bus company has
several daily direct buses from the central Fortaleza bus station (Rodoviária).
See timetable below.
During high season it is recommended to buy your tickets in advance.
Canoa Quebrada, the bus stop is located in front of the entertainment
centre, at the beginning of “Broadway” street (Main Street).
From Fortaleza to Aracati and back
Viação Nordeste e Guanabara: these two bus companies don’t go up to Canoa Quebrada but stop in Aracati. From there, there
are 15 km to get to Canoa Quebrada.
Catch a taxi from the bus station
or, cheaper, a van departing every 20 minutes from opposite the Matriz
Church. The bus station and the Matriz are a little distant from each
other; if you don’t have heavy luggage, you’ll find moto-taxi
to drive you there.
the buses Fortaleza – Aracati – Canoa Quebrada
Daily departures from the central Fortaleza
bus station (Rodoviária)
Central Fortaleza bus station (São Tomé) – Phone:
Bus station of Aracati – Phone: (088) 3421-3074
|Viação SÃO BENEDITO
(085) 3272-1232 Fortaleza
(088) 3421-2020 Aracati
|Fortaleza <--> Canoa Quebrada (direto)
*except on Sundays
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The Pinto Martins International
Airport of Fortaleza is located at about 10 km from the centre of the city
and 166 kilometers of Canoa Quebrada. It receives daily flights from several
domestic and International capitals.
Companies serving the Fortaleza airport:
- Ocean Air
- CTACV (Transportes Aéreos Cabo Verde)
- TAP (Europe)
- Delta Airlines (Atlanta-USA)
(Rome and Milan Italy)
- Air Italy
Fortaleza Air Taxi Service proposes
flights to Aracati/Canoa Quebrada or Jericoacoara with private plane or
The airport was opened in 1998; it is fully air
conditioned and divided into four floors. Its annual traffic reaches about
2.5 million passengers.
Useful Phone numbers: Phone: (085) 3392-1030. Fax:
(085) 3392-1127 / 3392-1132.
Website: www.infraero.gov.br - The site is
maintained by INFRAERO, the Official Brazilian Airports Agency.
of Ceará has started to expand and modernize the Aracati/Canoa
Quebrada airport. 600 meters will be added to the runway in order to receive international flights.
Transfers Canoa Quebrada / Fortaleza /
Hotels can provide shuttle services to Canoa Quebrada
from Pinto Martins airport or for your hotel in Fortaleza. Prices vary
from a hotel to another and can be obtained at the time of your reservation.
A one-way journey in a taxi with air-conditioning costs between R$ 180
- 250. Ask for details at the reception desk of your hotel.
Have a good
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