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There are 7 ways to get from Salvador to Caraiva by plane, car ferry, car, bus or night bus

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Fly, car ferry, drive  •  7h 4m

  1. Fly from Salvador (SSA) to Porto Seguro (BPS) SSA - BPS
  2. Take the car ferry from Porto Seguro to Arraial D'Ajuda
  3. Drive from Arraial D'Ajuda to Caraiva

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Bus, car ferry  •  16h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Salvador Bus Station to Porto Seguro Bus Station
  2. Take the car ferry from Porto Seguro to Arraial D'Ajuda
  3. Take the bus from Balsas para Porto Seguro to Caraíva

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Car ferry, bus, drive  •  15h 44m

  1. Take the car ferry from Salvador to Bom Despacho
  2. Take the bus from Bom Despacho BA Bus Station to Porto Seguro Bus Station
  3. Take the car ferry from Porto Seguro to Arraial D'Ajuda
  4. Drive from Arraial D'Ajuda to Caraiva

Car ferry, bus  •  19h 23m

  1. Take the car ferry from Salvador to Bom Despacho
  2. Take the bus from Bom Despacho to Camamu
  3. Take the bus from Camamu to Itacaré
  4. Take the bus from Itacaré to Porto Seguro
  5. Take the car ferry from Porto Seguro to Arraial D'Ajuda
  6. Take the bus from Balsas para Porto Seguro to Caraíva

Car ferry, night bus, drive  •  15h 44m

  1. Take the car ferry from Salvador to Bom Despacho
  2. Take the night bus from Bom Despacho BA Bus Station to Porto Seguro Bus Station
  3. Take the car ferry from Porto Seguro to Arraial D'Ajuda
  4. Drive from Arraial D'Ajuda to Caraiva

Night bus, car ferry, bus  •  16h 43m

  1. Take the night bus from Salvador Bus Station to Porto Seguro Bus Station
  2. Take the car ferry from Porto Seguro to Arraial D'Ajuda
  3. Take the bus from Balsas para Porto Seguro to Caraíva

Drive  •  11h 14m

  1. Drive from Salvador to Caraiva 742.2 km
Salvador → Caraiva
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Caraiva is 136.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Caraiva is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Caraiva is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 136.

Last updated: 29 Jan 2023
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The cheapest way to get from Salvador to Caraiva is to bus and car ferry which costs R$ 205 - R$ 209 and takes 16h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Salvador to Caraiva is to fly and car ferry and drive which costs R$ 350 - R$ 1500 and takes 7h 4m.

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The distance between Salvador and Caraiva is 434 km. The road distance is 742.2 km.

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The best way to get from Salvador to Caraiva without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 16h 43m and costs R$ 205 - R$ 209.

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It takes approximately 7h 4m to get from Salvador to Caraiva, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Salvador Airport to Porto Seguro Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salvador to Caraiva is 742 km. It takes approximately 11h 14m to drive from Salvador to Caraiva.

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Voepass Linhas Aéreas and Azul offer flights from Salvador Airport to Porto Seguro Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Caraiva. Prices start at R$ 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Salvador to Salvador Airport is to line 1001 bus which takes 1h 20m and costs R$ 6 - R$ 290.

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Map of how to get from Salvador to Caraiva.
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  • Distance: 433.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 4m

What companies run services between Salvador, Brazil and Caraiva, Brazil?

There is no direct connection from Salvador to Caraiva. However, you can take the line 1001 bus to Salvador Airport, take the walk to Salvador airport, fly to Porto Seguro, take the drive to Porto Seguro, take the car ferry to Arraial D'Ajuda, then take the drive to Caraiva. Alternatively, you can take the car ferry to Bom Despacho, take the walk to Bom Despacho BA Bus Station, take the bus to Porto Seguro Bus Station, take the drive to Porto Seguro, take the car ferry to Arraial D'Ajuda, then take the drive to Caraiva.

Airlines
Azul
Website
voeazul.com.br
Flights from Salvador to Porto Seguro
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 470 - R$ 1500
Voepass Linhas Aéreas
Website
voepass.com.br
Flights from Salvador to Porto Seguro
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 550 - R$ 1200
Bus operators
Águia Branca
Phone
+55 4004-1010 / +55 73 2102-5353
Email
sac@aguiabranca.com.br
Website
aguiabranca.com.br
Bus from Bom Despacho BA Bus Station to Porto Seguro Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 146
Private
R$ 146
Bus from Salvador Bus Station to Porto Seguro Bus Station
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
R$ 146
Private
R$ 146
Águia Azul
Phone
+55 73 3575-1170
Email
vendas@viacaoaguiaazul.com.br
Website
viacao-aguia-azul.webnode.com
Bus from Balsas para Porto Seguro to Caraíva
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 22
Schedules at
viacao-aguia-azul.webnode.com
Viacao Cidade Sol
Phone
+55 0800 284 9900 / +55 0800 075 0010
Website
viacaocidadesol.com.br
Bus from Bom Despacho to Camamu
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
R$ 50 - R$ 95
Schedules at
viacaocidadesol.com.br
Book at
passagemonline.cidadesol.com.br
Economy
R$ 50 - R$ 60
Executive
R$ 50 - R$ 65
Economy Plus
R$ 51 - R$ 57
Coach bus
R$ 74
Coach bus Plus
R$ 94
Bus from Camamu to Itacaré
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 16 - R$ 29
Schedules at
viacaocidadesol.com.br
Book at
passagemonline.cidadesol.com.br
Economy
R$ 22 - R$ 26
Executive
R$ 19 - R$ 25
Economy Plus
R$ 16 - R$ 18
Coach bus
R$ 23
Coach bus Plus
R$ 29
Economy
R$ 20
Rota Transportes
Phone
0800 075 0010
Website
rotatransportes.com.br
Bus from Itacaré to Porto Seguro
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 80 - R$ 130
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Rota Transportes
Convencional
R$ 80 - R$ 110
Semi Leito
R$ 95 - R$ 130
Executivo
R$ 90 - R$ 130
Ferry operators
Rionave Administração Portuária
Phone
+55 73 3268-0219
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Porto Seguro to Arraial D'Ajuda
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
R$ 20
Schedules at
arraialdajuda.tur.br
Internacional Travessias
Phone
+55 71 3103-2050 / 0800 028 2723
Email
cac@internacionaltravessias.com.br
Website
internacionaltravessias.com.br
Car ferry from Salvador to Bom Despacho
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R$ 5 - R$ 65
Schedules at
internacionaltravessias.com.br
Book at
internacionaltravessias.com.br
Passageiro (Seg-Sex)
R$ 6
Passageiro (Sab-Dom e Feriados)
R$ 7
Carro (Seg-Sex)
R$ 46
Carro (Sab-Dom e Feriados)
R$ 65

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