The transfer from Arraial do Cabo to Abraão on Ilha Grande is complete in legs on 3 different transport mode. First, you are collected from your accommodation in Arraial do Cabo by a support car that will take you to a secure meeting point where you will be put on a passing shuttle heading to the Rio de Janeiro airport. At the airport, you will be changed to another shuttle which will transfer you a few hours south of Rio to where you change to a speed boat for the crossing to Abraão on Ilha Grande.
Villa do Abraão is the main port of the island and location of the majority of the hotels, restaurants, and shops. There are no vehicles on Ilha Grande or roads to other parts of the island, and we recommend if taking this transfer that you stay in Abraão town. You will arrive at the main pier in the town where you need to walk to your hotel.
If you need to know how to get from Arraial do Cabo to Ilha Grande quicker, it is also possible to book yourself a private vehicle transfer below, which will drive you directly to where the boats depart for Abraão, and here you will be provided passage on the next departing speed boat.