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There are 10 ways to get from Brig to Porto by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Brig to Gallarate
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Porto (OPO) MXP - OPO

61€ - 253€

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Train to Geneva, fly  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the train from Brig to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Porto (OPO) GVA - OPO

99€ - 224€

Train to Zurich, fly  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the train from Brig to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Porto (OPO) ZRH - OPO

102€ - 248€

Train to Basel, fly  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the train from Brig to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Porto (OPO) BSL - OPO

92€ - 290€

Train to Milan Bergamo, fly  •  7h 56m

  1. Take the train from Brig to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Porto (OPO) BGY - OPO

72€ - 193€

Train, bus via Bayonne  •  24h 13m

  1. Take the train from Brig to Genève Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bayonne Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Bayonne to Porto

281€ - 432€

Train, bus  •  29h 11m

  1. Take the train from Brig to Genève Ir90 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Genève to Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto

129€ - 225€

Train  •  29h 29m

  1. Take the train from Brig to Genève Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu Ter / ...
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  4. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Vigo Guixar Alv
  5. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Porto - Campanha Ic

218€ - 343€

Bus  •  34h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Brig Central Train Station to Lausanne Train Station Savona-Genua-Neuchatel / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lausanne P+R to Porto N1157

114€ - 148€

Drive  •  18h 5m

  1. Drive from Brig to Porto 1878.3 km

220€ - 320€

Brig to Porto by trains

The train journey time between Brig and Porto is around 2 days 1h and covers a distance of around 2522 km. The fastest train normally takes 2 days 1h. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), Trenitalia Eurocity, TGV inOui and others, the Brig to Porto train service departs from Brig and arrives in Porto - Campanha. Typically two trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2 days 1h
Fastest train time:
2 days 1h
Trains per week:
2
Cheapest price:
249€
Carbon emissions:
133 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
09:26
Last train departs at:
09:26

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brig to Porto train schedules

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brig to Porto is to bus which costs SFr 120 - SFr 170 and takes 34h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Brig to Porto is to train and fly which costs SFr 65 - SFr 280 and takes 7h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brig station to Porto. However, there are services departing from Brig Central Train Station and arriving at Porto via Lausanne, gare and Lausanne P+R. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brig to Porto. However, there are services departing from Brig and arriving at Porto - Campanha via Geneve, Lyon Part Dieu, Barcelona-Sants and Vigo Guixar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 29m.

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The distance between Brig and Porto is 1449 km. The road distance is 1878.3 km.

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The best way to get from Brig to Porto without a car is to train and bus via Bayonne which takes 24h 13m and costs SFr 310 - SFr 480.

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It takes approximately 7h 19m to get from Brig to Porto, including transfers.

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Brig to Porto bus services, operated by ExpressBus, depart from Brig Central Train Station.

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Brig to Porto train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Brig station.

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The best way to get from Brig to Porto is to train which takes 29h 29m and costs SFr 240 - SFr 380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 120 - SFr 170 and takes 34h 12m.

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Map of how to get from Brig to Porto.
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  • Distance: 1448.5 km
  • Duration: 7h 19m

What companies run services between Brig, Switzerland and Porto, Portugal?

You can take a train from Brig to Porto via Geneve, Lyon Part Dieu, Barcelona-Sants, and Vigo Guixar in around 29h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brig to Porto via Lausanne, gare, Lausanne, Parc Vélodrome, and Lausanne P+R in around 34h 12m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 230€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
75€ - 230€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
75€ - 230€
Flights from Geneva to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 230€
Flights from Geneva to Porto via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 230€
Flights from Zurich to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 230€
Flights from Basel to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 270€
Flights from Basel to Porto via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 270€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
18€ - 140€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
18€ - 140€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
18€ - 140€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Porto via Valencia
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Porto via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Porto via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Porto via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Porto via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
120€ - 1000€
Flights from Geneva to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 290€
Flights from Geneva to Porto via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 290€
Flights from Zurich to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 230€
Flights from Zurich to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 220€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
Flights from Geneva to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 290€
Flights from Geneva to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 280€
Flights from Zurich to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 230€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 420€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 420€
Flights from Geneva to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 310€
Flights from Zurich to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 260€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 750€
Flights from Zurich to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 300€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
55€ - 290€
Flights from Zurich to Porto via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 230€
Flights from Basel to Porto via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 750€
Flights from Basel to Porto via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 600€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 420€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 420€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
Flights from Zurich to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 220€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
28€ - 160€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Porto via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 230€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Basel to Porto via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 600€
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Gallarate
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brig to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brig to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
65€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brig to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brig to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
60€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 75€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brig to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
45€ - 65€
1st Class
85€ - 120€
Train from Brig to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
45€ - 65€
1st Class
85€ - 120€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Geneve to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
80€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
80€ - 95€
1st Class
90€ - 110€
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 30€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
20€ - 23€
1st Class
25€ - 30€
Renfe SNCF
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Vigo Guixar
Ave. Duration
13h 36m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
75€ - 95€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Guixar to Porto - Campanha
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
Transportes Barquense
Phone
(+351) 258 454 303
Email
info@barquense.com
Website
barquense.pt
Bus from Bayonne to Porto
Ave. Duration
10h 58m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Schedules at
barquense.pt
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Genève to Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto
Ave. Duration
25h 37m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
80€ - 110€
Website
iberocoach.com
ExpressBus
Phone
+41 842 000 888
Email
info@expressbus.ch
Website
expressbus.ch
Bus from Brig Central Train Station to Lausanne Train Station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
ExpressBus
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 Lausanne P+R to Porto
Ave. Duration
30h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
85€ - 110€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Brig to Porto bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Porto station.

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Brig to Porto train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Porto - Campanha station.

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