There are 6 ways to get from Braga to Barcelos by bus, train, rideshare, taxi, car or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the bus from Braga to Barcelinhos 40

$2 - $9

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  35 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Braga to Barcelos 14.6 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Braga to Nine Regional / ...
  2. Take the train from Nine to Barcelos Regional

$3 - $6

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Braga to Barcelos 14.5 miles

$18 - $22

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Braga to Barcelos 14.5 miles

$3 - $5

Walk  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Walk from Braga to Barcelos 12.9 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Braga to Barcelos is to rideshare which costs 2€ and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Braga to Barcelos is to taxi which costs 15€ - 19€ and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Braga and arriving at Barcelinhos. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Braga to Barcelos. However, there are services departing from Braga and arriving at Barcelos via Nine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

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The distance between Braga and Barcelos is 17 km. The road distance is 23.2 km.

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The best way to get from Braga to Barcelos without a car is to bus which takes 32 min and costs 2€ - 8€.

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The bus from Braga to Barcelinhos takes 32 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Braga to Barcelos bus services, operated by Transdev Portugal, depart from Braga station.

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Braga to Barcelos train services, operated by Portuguese Railways (CP), depart from Braga station.

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The best way to get from Braga to Barcelos is to bus which takes 32 min and costs 2€ - 8€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 2€ - 6€ and takes 1 h 27 min.

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Map of how to get from Braga to Barcelos.
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  • Distance: 10.4 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Braga, Portugal and Barcelos, Portugal?

Transdev Portugal operates a bus from Braga to Barcelos hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 32 min. Rede Expressos also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Braga to Barcelos via Nine in around 1 h 27 min.

Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional 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 train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Braga to Nine
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$2 - $4
1st Class
$1 - $3
Train from Nine to Barcelos
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$2 - $3
1st Class
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Transdev Portugal
Phone
225 100 100
Website
transdev.pt
Bus from Braga to Barcelinhos
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
transdev.pt
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Braga to Barcelos
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Braga to Barcelos
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Braga to Barcelos
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Braga Taxi
Phone
+351 253 253 253
Website
bragataxis.pt

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