Fortaleza - Eng. João Thomé bus station

Buses from Fortaleza - Eng. João Thomé


Avenida Borges de Melo, 1600 – Fátima
Fortaleza – CE


(85) 3256-2200

Fortaleza - Eng. João Thomé

Fortaleza Bus Station (CE) also known as Engenheiro João Thomé Bus Terminal has a privileged location, guaranteeing passengers quick access to International Airport, Iracema Beach and central area of Fortaleza (Capital of Ceará state).

The bus terminal has been operating for 37 years and has been renovated to ensure comfort in the surrounding area. The station is serviced by 35 bus companies which together offer 200 routes throughout Brazil. At least eight thousand people pass through the station daily.


  • Taxis

    The place has adequate structure for costumers with special needs as the elderly, pregnant women, people with disabilities and wheelchair users.

    You will find there free luggage carts, exclusive parking spaces, two (2) wheelchairs at the service desk, three (3) access ramps to the platforms and upper disembarking area, four (4) elevators to access boarding and disembarking areas and adapted bathrooms. 

  • Lost and Found

    Lost and found service opens only during business hours at the station administration area.

  • Bathrooms

    The Bus Station of Fortaleza has 10 bathrooms in the building. Prices: toilets - R$ 0.75, showers - R$ 2.00.


  • Shops

    Fortaleza Bus Terminal offers gift shops, restaurants, coffee shops, waiting room with armchairs and TV.

  • ATMs

    ATMs offered by Bradesco, Itaú, HSBC, Banco do Brasil and Banco 24 Horas.

  • Parking

    There are 220 parking spaces available 24/7. Prices: 1 hour - R$ 2.30; 3 hours - R$ 3.00, 6 hours - R$ 3.50, 12 hours - R$ 4.00, 18 hours - R$ 5.00, 24/7 - R$ 6.00.

  • Bagage Storage

    The service operates 24/7 at the entrance hall. Luggage can be stored for up to 12 hours. Small volumes cost R$ 3.10 and larger R$ 6.20.