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There are 5 ways to get from Bussaco to Guimarães by train, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the train from Pampilhosa to Guimaraes Ic

€12 - €17

4 alternative options

Night bus  •  4h 31m

  1. Take the night bus from Coimbra to Guimaraes N795

€14 - €17

Taxi  •  1h 36m

  1. Take a taxi from Bussaco to Guimarães 155.7 km

€85 - €110

Drive  •  1h 36m

  1. Drive from Bussaco to Guimarães 155.7 km

€18 - €27

Towncar  •  2h 32m

  1. Take a town car from Buçaco to Porto Airport
  2. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Guimarães

€166 - €207

Bussaco to Guimarães by train

The train journey time between Bussaco and Guimarães is around 3h 21m and covers a distance of around 169 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 21m. Operated by Comboios De Portugal, the Bussaco to Guimarães train service departs from Luso-Bucaco and arrives in Guimaraes. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 21m
Fastest train time:
3h 21m
Train distance:
169 km
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€12
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
12:28
Last train departs at:
12:28

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bussaco to Guimarães train schedules

Bussaco → Guimarães
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Guimarães is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Guimarães is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Guimarães is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 808 24 24 24.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bussaco to Guimarães is to train which costs €11 - €17 and takes 3h 20m.

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The fastest way to get from Bussaco to Guimarães is to taxi which takes 1h 36m and costs €85 - €110.

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No, there is no direct train from Bussaco to Guimarães. However, there are services departing from Luso-Bucaco and arriving at Guimaraes via Pampilhosa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 20m.

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The distance between Bussaco and Guimarães is 118 km. The road distance is 155.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bussaco to Guimarães without a car is to train which takes 3h 20m and costs €11 - €17.

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It takes approximately 3h 20m to get from Bussaco to Guimarães, including transfers.

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Bussaco to Guimarães train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Pampilhosa station.

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Bussaco to Guimarães train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Guimaraes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bussaco to Guimarães is 156 km. It takes approximately 1h 36m to drive from Bussaco to Guimarães.

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Map of how to get from Bussaco to Guimarães.
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  • Distance: 117.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 20m

What companies run services between Bussaco, Portugal and Guimarães, Braga, Portugal?

Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Pampilhosa to Guimaraes once daily. Tickets cost €11 - €16 and the journey takes 2h 8m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a vehicle from Coimbra to Guimaraes once daily. Tickets cost €12 - €15 and the journey takes 3h.

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 Pampilhosa to Guimaraes
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€11 - €16
Bus operators
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
Night bus from Coimbra to Guimaraes
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Buçaco to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€110 - €140
More information at
VMTransfers
Towncar from Porto Airport to Guimarães
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€50 - €60
More information at
VMTransfers
Taxi from Bussaco to Guimarães
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Estimated price
€85 - €110
Praça de Táxis da República
Phone
+351 239 822 287
Politáxis Praça 25 De Abril S. José
Phone
+351 239 499 090
Central de Radio Taxis de Coimbra
Phone
+351 239 499 090

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