How to Reach Fortaleza - The Easiest Way to Reach Fortaleza

Travel Information: Getting To and Around

The nearest airport is Pinto Martins International Airport and airlines fly to every major city in Brazil and other South American capitals. There are also a number of European destinations like Lisboa and Amsterdam. The main bus station also serves most of the country, if by connections at times.

 You can get to most places in Fortaleza by bus. There are a number of bus companies that operate in the city and all you need to do is contact the tourism office for more up to date information.  You can also take a taxi to get outlying destinations quickly. Traffic is hectic so hiring a car is not advised. 

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Modes of Transportation in Fortaleza

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Fortaleza. The most preferred mode of transport in Fortaleza is Bus/Trolleybus.

Average distance: 13.87 km Average time: 48.83 min

  • Bus/Trolleybus 42.86%
    Bus 41.67 min Waiting 14 min Walking 3.67 min Overall average time for 7.4 kms 59.33 min
  • Car 42.86%
    Driving 38.33 min Overall average time for 20.33 kms 38.33 min

How to Reach Fortaleza from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Poco da pedra to Fortaleza 102.04 km 1 hour 42 mins
Feira de santana to Fortaleza 741.5 km 12 hours 21 mins
Salvador to Fortaleza 804.68 km 13 hours 24 mins
Belém to Fortaleza 1112.76 km 18 hours 32 mins
Belo horizonte to Fortaleza 1477.7 km 24 hours 37 mins
Duque de caxias to Fortaleza 1681.92 km 28 hours 1 mins
São josé dos campos to Fortaleza 1795.02 km 29 hours 55 mins
Sao paulo to Fortaleza 1847.71 km 30 hours 47 mins
Paramaribo to Fortaleza 1984.88 km 33 hours 4 mins
Curitiba to Fortaleza 2095.62 km 34 hours 55 mins
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