Transportation

Most of the international commercial flights from the USA and Europe
to Sao Paulo Guarulhos International Airport (GRU) arrive early
in the morning, from 7:00 to 10:00 AM.

Sao Paulo - Boraceia Beach: July 5
At 11:30 AM of July 05, a MaxEnt Bus will depart from GRU Airport to Boraceia Beach.
At 2:00 PM of July 05, another bus will depart from the University of Sao Paulo (USP),
stopping at 2:30 PM at the Hotel Mercury Sao Paulo Jardins and from there to Boraceia.

Boraceia Beach - Sao Paulo: July 11
On July 11, at 2:00 PM, the MaxEnt bus will depart from Boraceia to GRU Airport.
At 3:00 PM of July 11, another bus will depart from Boraceia to the Hotel Mercury Sao Paulo Jardins
and the University of Sao Paulo (USP).

If you want to use one of these bus options, send an e-mail to maxent2008@gmail.com
informing which alternative do you want, and the complete names/document numbers
(yours and of people travelling with you).

IF-USP Van

The Institute of Physics (IF) of the University of Sao Paulo may lent us a van.
This van may be used for some shuttle trips to Boraceia.
However, the users must share the costs envolved (gas and driver).

Cost per trip: R$ 200,00 (approx. US$ 125,00).

Tentative Schedule :

Sao Paulo (GRU Airport) --> Boraceia Beach:
- Saturday July 05, 9:00
- Saturday July 05, 17:30
- Sunday July 06, 11:30

Boraceia Beach --> Sao Paulo:
- Thursday July 10, 11:30
- Saturday July 12, 11:30

If you want to use one of these Van options, send an e-mail to maxent2008@gmail.com
informing which alternative do you want, and the complete names/document numbers
(yours and of people travelling with you).

Taxi Service

It is possible to take a taxi from GRU airport to Boraceia Beach,
at a cost of R$ 277,40 (approx. US$ 174.00). The taxi company,
Guarucoop, is located inside GRU airport.

Car Rental

Several large rental companhies operate at GRU airport. For example:
Hertz - (Click here for phone numbers)
Localiza
LocarAlpha

As in the case of Visas, the documents required are stipulated by the reciprocity principle.
Citizens of most countries (including USA, England, France, Germany, Italy, Argentine)
are required to present just the national driver's licence and passport (both from the same
country). Please check at your rental company for other countries or further details.

Please keep in mind that you will not be able to return the car at Boraceia,
so you have to rent a car until you return it in Sao Paulo after the event.

Commercial Bus Lines

Most lines from Sao Paulo to Boraceia area depart from TIETE Bus/Metro Terminal.
From GRU to TIETE you can take a shuttle, see Airport Service Company for details.

From TIETE, LITORANEA has Sao Sebastiao as its final destination, stopping at Boraceia.
Further details at http://www.litoranea.com.br or +55-11-6221-0244.

Most bus line employees do not speak English, but will understand Spanish.