As with most cities around the world, taxis are an expensive way to travel in Sao Paulo. There are two kinds of taxis in the city – owner-drive and radio cabs. Both are fairly well-maintained and have a minimum fare of R$3.20 after which R$1.80 is charged for each kilometer and R$0.40 for every minute that you are stuck in traffic. Below is the contact information for several taxi companies in the city:
    - Coopertaxi, tel: 011-6941-2555
    - Delta Rádio Táxi; tel: 011-5572-6611
    - Ligue-Taxi; tel: 011-3866-3030