AIRPORT by Bus:
Leave the airport and go through the parking lot to find the bus stop. Take the bus to ‘Praca da Sé’ stop (R$3,60). From Praça da Sé bus stop, first walk to the square Terreiro de Jesus. Walk further down to the square Largo do Pelourinho. From here you walk down and take the second street on the left side up (the street just after the police van). There will be a sign calling the street ‘Rua Ribeiro dos Santos’. Don’t worry you’re in the right place, it’s the old name of it. (the total walk is about 800 meters).
BUS STATION by Bus:
Walk the high passway until the local bus station. Take the ‘Barroquinha’ bus (R$3,60) and get out at the ‘Ricardo Eletro’ bus stop, in the ‘Baixa dos Sapateiros’ street. Ricardo Eletro is a red store, easy to recognize, but we recommend you to ask the bus driver or assistant to tell you when to get out. From Ricardo Eletro store you just walk towards Pelourinho (50 meters walk). Don’t go left up to the square, but take a right and immediately left (you will see a police stand; the street is on the right side of them). You will see Rua do Passo street, the hostel is by the side of the police parking garage. There will be a sign calling the street ‘Rua Ribeiro dos Santos’. Don’t worry you’re in the right place, it’s the old name of it.
Any by UBER or TAXI or OWN TRANSPORT (recommended between 11PM and 5AM):
Ask for the taxi to bring you to Rua do Passo street. Through ‘Baixa dos Sapateiros’ street he will turn right at the red Ricardo Eletro Store and head to Rua do Passo.
From the Airport: UberX ~R$45 / Taxi ~R$80.
From the Bus Station: UberX ~R$20 / Taxi ~R$30
*** Negotiate the price with the Taxi driver before you enter the car and if they don’t accept, look for another taxi, they will end up accepting.