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There are 5 ways to get from Benfica (Station) to Porto by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 52m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Oriente to Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas Ic

24€ - 36€

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Bus  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Porto RedeExpressos / ...

14€ - 22€

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Bus via Estação Oriente  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Porto, Porto 1010 / ...

19€ - 23€

Drive  •  2h 59m

  1. Drive from Benfica (Station) to Porto 313.7 km

35€ - 55€

Line 18400 train, fly  •  2h 55m

  1. Take the line 18400 train from Benfica to Lisboa - Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Porto (OPO) LIS - OPO

31€ - 109€

Benfica (Station) → Porto
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The cheapest way to get from Benfica (Station) to Porto is to bus which costs 14€ - 23€ and takes 3h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Benfica (Station) to Porto is to line 18400 train and fly which costs 30€ - 110€ and takes 2h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Benfica (Station) to Porto. However, there are services departing from R. Venezuela and arriving at Porto, Porto via Lisbon, Lisbon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from Benfica (Station) to Porto. However, there are services departing from Benfica and arriving at Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas via Lisboa - Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 52m.

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The distance between Benfica (Station) and Porto is 272 km. The road distance is 313.7 km.

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The best way to get from Benfica (Station) to Porto without a car is to train which takes 3h 52m and costs 24€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 3h 52m to get from Benfica (Station) to Porto, including transfers.

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Benfica (Station) to Porto bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lisbon, Lisbon station.

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Benfica (Station) to Porto train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Lisboa - Oriente station.

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The best way to get from Benfica (Station) to Porto is to train which takes 3h 52m and costs 24€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 23€ and takes 3h 54m.

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  • Distance: 272.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 52m

What companies run services between Benfica (Station), Portugal and Porto, Portugal?

Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Lisboa - Oriente to Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas every 2 hours. Tickets cost 23€ - 35€ and the journey takes 2h 37m. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Porto hourly. Tickets cost 14€ - 18€ and the journey takes 3h 30m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 190€
Train operators
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban and intercity trains; international and domestic high-speed trains; and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto – these connect to trains in Portugal's cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa - Oriente to Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
23€ - 35€
Train from Benfica to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 2€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
1€ - 2€
Bus operators
Rede Expressos

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 18€
Website
Citi Express
RenEX
Phone
+351 707 223 344
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
RenEX
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Porto, Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Porto Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Benfica (Station) to Porto bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Porto, Porto station.

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Benfica (Station) to Porto train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Benfica (Station) to Porto is 314 km. It takes approximately 2h 59m to drive from Benfica (Station) to Porto.

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TAP Portugal offers flights from Lisbon Airport to Porto Airport.

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