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Airports in Salvador Da Bahia

Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport (SSA)


Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães International Airport is generally just known as Salvador International Airport. It has recently been upgraded and boasts a spotlessly clean terminal serving many air passengers entering or exiting Brazil.


The airport is located 14 miles (22km) north of downtown Salvador de Bahia.

Getting to the city

Public buses run from the airport to the city centre. Two kinds of buses are available: the 'executivo' and the urban bus. The buses provide transportation to the main city sights such as Pelourinho, Barra, Mercado Modelo, and the Lacerda Elevator. Tickets can be bought on the bus or within the terminal and the trip takes approximately 90 minutes.


Local time is GMT -3


Tel: +55 (0)71 204 1130.

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Salvador International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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