Transportation

Uber - Uber now operates in São Paulo and provides cheap fares and the possibility to share rides (car pool) to reduce fares. To request a car, you must download the application on your cell phone.

Taxis

Taxis in São Paulo are generally safe, especially if picked up at the hotel, and all of the taxi fares from the hotels listed near campus should be under R$25 one-way.  Some suggestions of such on-call taxi services follow:

Easy Taxi - download the application and request taxis on your mobile phone

99 Taxi- download the application and request taxis on your mobile phone
Taxi Use Taxi: 5583-2000 or also on the website.
Taxi Bat Taxi: 3851-4268/3538-6900 or also on the website.

At the University of São Paulo, there are also several phone numbers you can call for taxis based on campus:

Ponto de Taxi - Reitoria: 3091-3556

Ponto de Taxi - FEA:  3091-1488

Ponto de Taxi - HU: 3091-3536

Bus

The bus service is even less expensive. Information about routes inside and outside the campus can be found here.

Additionally to the city's bus routes, two bus lines leave from Butantã subway station. You can access the map and the routes here

Subway and Trains

Places in São Paulo are easily reached by subway and train. You can check the system's map here or on the website.