Getting to and from the Airport
At the right place, at the right time
Just arrived in Madeira or departing from Funchal? Public transports will help you get to where you need to be. Discover the options and prepare your trip.
If you've just arrived, you're at the right place. The Aerobus departs from the Arrivals area towards the Formosa beach, with stops near several hotels for your convenience. And if your flight is delayed, the Aerobus will wait for you, for up to a maximum of one hour.
Check the schedules and the routes and get on your way.
Adults: Funchal / Airport – Airport / Funchal: 5.00 €
Children's ticket (ages 6 to 11): Funchal / Airport – Airport / Funchal: 2.50 €
Return ticket: 8.00 €
Airport – Formosa Beach itinerary
Airport, Estrada Boa Nova, Rua Ribeiro João Gomes, Rua do Anadia, Av. do Mar, Rua Dr. Brito Camara, São João, Av. Calouste Gulbenkian, Av. Infante, Estrada Monumental, Rua Passos Gouveia, Estrada Monumental, Praia Formosa.
Total duration of the trip: about 45 minutes. From the Formosa Beach, you can take a connection to the centre of Funchal, which lasts about 20 minutes.
With the exception of 25 December, several buses are available every day, bound for various locations on the island. Know the routes and choose what suits you.
Airport– Funchal €3.35
At the Madeira Airport, there is a taxi rank at Arrivals, on the Ground Flooor (0).
Regardless of your destination, on weekdays, the prices of trips from the airport begin at €4.00, with a 20% increase for trips made between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m., as well as all day on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.
When travelling with baggage or animals, an additional €1.50 fee will apply.