Travel from Brazil to Portugal is: Restricted. See details.

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There are 3 ways to get from São Paulo to Madeira by plane or bus

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Fly from Sao Paulo  •  16h 38m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Funchal (FNC) GRU - FNC

€374 - €914

2 alternative options

Fly from Sao Paulo Congonhas  •  17h 54m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo Congonhas (CGH) to Funchal (FNC) CGH - FNC

€376 - €956

Bus to Sao Paulo Viracopos, fly  •  18h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Eldorado Shopping Mall to Viracopos Airport
  2. Fly from Sao Paulo Viracopos (VCP) to Funchal (FNC) VCP - FNC

€456 - €1071

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International entry into Portugal from Brazil

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Brazil
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Portugal, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area

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Conditions of entry into Portugal from Brazil

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This applies to arrivals from Brazil
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, India, Nepal and South Africa
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Portugal

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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Portugal from Brazil is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Madeira is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Madeira is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Madeira is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 808 24 24 24.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Brazil from Portugal.

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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Madeira is to fly which costs R$ 2400 - R$ 6500 and takes 16h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from São Paulo to Madeira is to fly which costs R$ 2400 - R$ 6500 and takes 16h 38m.

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The distance between São Paulo and Madeira is 7009 km.

It takes approximately 16h 38m to get from São Paulo to Madeira, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sao Paulo Airport to Funchal Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 30m and has one stopover.

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Madeira is 4h ahead of São Paulo. It is currently 10:23 PM in São Paulo and 2:23 AM in Madeira.

LATAM Chile, Gol Transportes Aéreos, British Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Sao Paulo Airport to Funchal Airport.

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There are 487+ hotels available in Madeira. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Sao Paulo Airport is to shuttle which takes 39 min and costs R$ 57.

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Map of how to get from São Paulo to Madeira.
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  • Distance: 7009.3 km
  • Duration: 16h 38m

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Madeira, Portugal?

TAP Portugal, Iberia and seven other airlines fly from São Paulo to Santa Cruz every 2 hours.

Airlines
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Sao Paulo to Funchal via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€360 - €900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Funchal via Porto, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€380 - €950
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Funchal via Belo Horizonte Confins, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€370 - €950
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Funchal via Rio De Janeiro Santos Dumont, Belo Horizonte Confins, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€380 - €1000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Funchal via Fortaleza, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€380 - €950
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Funchal via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€450 - €1000
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Funchal via Belo Horizonte Confins, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€490 - €1300
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Funchal via Brasilia, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Funchal via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
18h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Funchal via Recife, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€490 - €1300
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Funchal via Porto Alegre, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€550 - €1400
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Funchal via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€360 - €900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Funchal via Porto, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€380 - €950
Flights from Sao Paulo to Funchal via Belo Horizonte Confins, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€360 - €900
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Funchal via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€380 - €950
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Funchal via Brasilia, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€380 - €1000
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Funchal via Recife, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€380 - €950
Flights from Sao Paulo Congonhas to Funchal via Salvador, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€380 - €950
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Funchal via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€450 - €1000
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Funchal via Belo Horizonte Confins, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€490 - €1300
Flights from Sao Paulo Viracopos to Funchal via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
18h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Funchal via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €1100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Funchal via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€310 - €900
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Funchal via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€470 - €1300
Bus operators
Azul
Phone
+55 4003 1118 / 0800 887 1118
Email
facebook@voeazul.com.br
Website
voeazul.com.br
Bus from Eldorado Shopping Mall to Viracopos Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€0 - €65
Schedules at
voeazul.com.br
Private
€45 - €65

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