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There are 7 ways to get from Brussels to Porto by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Brussels  •  5h 20m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Porto (OPO) BRU - OPO

63€ - 770€

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Fly from Charleroi  •  5h 58m

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Porto (OPO) CRL - OPO

27€ - 276€

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Porto (OPO) AMS - OPO

112€ - 550€

Train, train to Eindhoven, fly  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Eindhoven Centraal
  3. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Porto (OPO) EIN - OPO

84€ - 325€

Train, bus  •  18h 59m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bordeaux St Jean Tgv / ...
  3. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Porto

185€ - 336€

Bus  •  30h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels South to Fafe, Fafe N1153
  2. Take the bus from Fafe to Porto — Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal 500

88€ - 108€

Drive  •  17h 41m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Porto 1857.5 km

230€ - 340€

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Porto is to fly which costs 27€ - 280€ and takes 5h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Porto is to fly which costs 60€ - 800€ and takes 5h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Porto. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels South and arriving at Porto — Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal via Fafe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30h 25m.

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The distance between Brussels and Porto is 1467 km. The road distance is 1857.5 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Porto without a car is to train and bus which takes 18h 59m and costs 180€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 5h 20m to get from Brussels to Porto, including transfers.

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Brussels to Porto bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Brussels, Brussels South station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Porto is to fly which takes 5h 20m and costs 60€ - 800€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 85€ - 110€ and takes 30h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Porto Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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Brussels to Porto bus services, operated by Arriva Portugal – Tranportes, Lda., arrive at Porto — Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal station.

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  • Distance: 1467.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 20m

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Porto, Portugal?

Ryanair, Brussels Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Brussels to Porto hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Porto via Fafe in around 30h 25m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 380€
Flights from Charleroi to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
21€ - 240€
Flights from Charleroi to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
21€ - 240€
Flights from Charleroi to Porto via Alicante
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
21€ - 240€
Flights from Eindhoven to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 460€
Flights from Eindhoven to Porto via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 460€
Flights from Eindhoven to Porto via Alicante
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 460€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 360€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 750€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 470€
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 600€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 750€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 750€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 700€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 470€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 470€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 650€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 850€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 1500€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 500€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 1300€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 430€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 650€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 410€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Thalys
Standard
60€ - 85€
Comfort
70€ - 95€
Premium
85€ - 120€
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Website
Thalys
Standard
75€ - 110€
Comfort
90€ - 120€
Premium
110€ - 160€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Breda to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 25€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
17€ - 25€
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 Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
85€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
85€ - 100€
1st Class
95€ - 110€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
60€ - 90€
Rail 1st Class
80€ - 120€
Bus operators
Transportes Barquense
Phone
(+351) 258 454 303
Email
info@barquense.com
Website
barquense.viageos.com
Bus from Bordeaux to Porto
Ave. Duration
13h 38m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Schedules at
barquense.viageos.com
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels South to Fafe, Fafe
Ave. Duration
28h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
80€ - 100€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Portugal – Tranportes, Lda.
Phone
253 423 500
Email
geral@arriva.pt
Website
arriva.pt
Bus from Fafe to Porto — Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 9€
Schedules at
arriva.pt
Transdev Portugal
Phone
225 100 100
Website
transdev.pt
Bus from Fafe to Porto — Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Schedules at
transdev.pt

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Porto is 1h behind Brussels. It is currently 11:27 PM in Brussels and 10:27 PM in Porto.

Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Porto is 1858 km. It takes approximately 17h 41m to drive from Brussels to Porto.

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Brussels Airlines, Iberia, Air Europa and five other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Porto Airport.

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There are 4213+ hotels available in Porto. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs 16€ - 18€.

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