We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Companhia do Metropolitano de Sao Paulo - Metro

Save
Share
Review Highlights
Modern

Fast, reliable and safe. Needs to be like that in a city of 20 million people. Fantastic system... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2018
Peter D
,
Belgium
via mobile
Fastest way to navigate the city

The subway is the fastest way to navigate São Paulo, but be aware that at rush hours - 6am-9am and... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2017
PaulistanaCA
,
Sao Paulo, SP
Read all 86 reviews
84
All photos (84)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good62%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Mar 18, 2018
“Modern ”
Aug 31, 2017
“Fastest way to navigate the city”
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
70°
54°
Jul
74°
55°
Aug
74°
59°
Sep
Contact
Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Ipiranga
Website
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Sao Paulo
from $20.90
More Info
Reviews (86)
Filter reviews
5 results
Traveler rating
0
5
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
0
5
0
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Fast, reliable and safe. Needs to be like that in a city of 20 million people. Fantastic system with the closed doors in a glass panel between the platform and the rails, till the train stops. An additional safety measure, particularly during rush hours when...More

Thank Peter D
Reviewed August 31, 2017

The subway is the fastest way to navigate São Paulo, but be aware that at rush hours - 6am-9am and after 4pm until 7pm, they are very crowded. It is easy to make connections between the lines. You can get a map with the cashier....More

Thank PaulistanaCA
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

Coming from London where things are done pretty well (considering how old they are), it was nice to see the Brazilians getting this right. Everything is clear and easy to understand. Trains are spacious but some of the seats are positioned weirdly normally with a...More

Thank TravelReviewer1983
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

One of the most modern subways in the world. Is still expanding, and could have more lines compared to other meteopolis in the world. But it is very clean, has bicycle parking, restrooms. You can buy a ticket with cash ($3,75), or carry a subway...More

Thank Tatiana R
Reviewed August 8, 2016

The São Paulo metro system is ridiculously small for such a gigantic city and should be avoided during peak periods when it can get frighteningly overloaded. Having said that, I would recommend it to the tourist as it provides a quicker and more pleasant alternative...More

Thank Paulista668
View more reviews
Nearby
Ipiranga
Named after the Ipiranga River, this region is home to
Independence Park, where it’s said Brazilian
Independence was proclaimed. Its gardens and the
tree-lined main street offer visitors a gracious view.
The neighborhood also hosts assorted museums and has a
strong local feel. Ipiranga is a calm area, with a
variety of good dining places and its own Municipal
Market, which features flowers, meat, vegetables,
...More
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Companhia do Metropolitano de Sao Paulo - Metro staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines