Tips for moving around in São Paulo

Metro System / CPTM

Closest station to the Corinthians Arena: Corinthians-Itaquera line 11-Coral from the CPTM system and Artur Alvim line 3-Red (Metro system). Fans with tickets for the east or noth sectors should take the CPTM train. For the west or south sectors, fans should take the metro.

"Expresso Copa": in match days, CPTM train will run between Luz station, in the city centre, and Corinthians-Itaquera in an estimated time of 19 minutes, without stops.

Fare: R$ 3.00 (single ticket)

Hours of operation:
Sunday to Friday from 04:40am to 12:00am
Saturday: 04:40 am to 01:00 am

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Approximate price from Congonhas Airport to the Corinthians Arena: R$ 100.00
Approximate price from Guarulhos Airport to the Corinthians Arena: R$ 100.00

Taxis at the specific stand at the Guarulhos Airport are not allowed to charge extra fees for inter-municipal journeys, like from the airport (in the town to Guarulhos) to the Corinthians Arena (in the city of São Paulo). However, normal street taxis in Guarulhos may by law, when the passenger is not using them to return, add 50% to the total of the inter-municipal fare. Taxis in the city of São Paulo are not allowed to charge the return fee (50%) for an inter-municipal journey when going to Guarulhos Airport.

At São Paulo: Taxi meter starts on R$ 4.10

Rate 1: R$ 2.50
» Monday to Saturday from 06:00am to 08:00pm

Rate 2: R$ 3.25
» On working days from 08:00pm to 06:00am
» Sundays and holidays
» Hour waiting: R$ 33.00
» Piece of luggage: R$2.50, when using the boot


Special lines

Congonhas Airport – Corinthians Arena
On match days (12, 19, 23 and 26 June, 1 and 9 June), two lines will connect the Congonhas Airport to the São Judas and Conceição stations, Line 1 (blue) of the metro system. From then on, visitors take the metro to the Corinthians-Itaquera, Line 3(red).
Special line fare: R$ 3.00 (the same as municipal urban buses)

Guarulhos Airport – Corinthians Arena
A special metropolitan bus line has been created to provide transport services from the International Guarulhos Airport to the Corinthians Arena in São Paulo. The service will be in operation on match days (12, 19, 23 and 26 June, plus 1 and 9 July) in the city of São Paulo during the 2014 FIFA World Cup.  The line is part of the Airport Bus Service line and will operate the route with 15 buses going from the airport to the stadium and 9 making the return journey. The line's time of operation may be seen at

The new line will provide executive buses with air conditioning, upholstered and reclinable seats, as well as television and water. The fare will cost R$ 36.50 and may be paid in case, debit or credit card. It will be an express service, with no stops along the way, except at the terminals at the international airport.

From the Guarulhos airport, it is possible to take the bus to several places in the city. Further information on bus lines (