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There are 7 ways to get from Bussaco to Peneda-Gerês National Park by train, taxi, towncar, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the train from Coimbra-B to Braga Ic
  2. Take a taxi from Braga to Peneda-Gerês National Park

€40 - €51

6 alternative options

Towncar, bus  •  5h 35m

  1. Take a town car from Buçaco to Porto Airport
  2. Take the bus from Porto Airport to Braga Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Braga Bus Terminal to Gerês

Train, bus  •  6h 9m

  1. Take the train from Coimbra-B to Braga Ic
  2. Take the bus from Braga Bus Terminal to Gerês

Bus  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Coimbra to Braga RedeExpressos
  2. Take the bus from Braga Bus Terminal to Gerês

Taxi  •  2h 15m

  1. Take a taxi from Bussaco to Peneda-Gerês National Park 197.9 km

€100 - €130

Drive  •  2h 15m

  1. Drive from Bussaco to Peneda-Gerês National Park 197.9 km

€23 - €35

Taxi, fly  •  2h 45m

  1. Take a taxi from Bussaco to Viseu
  2. Fly from Viseu (VSE) to Vila Real (VRL) VSE - VRL
  3. Take a taxi from Vila Real to Peneda-Gerês National Park

€118 - €335

Bussaco to Peneda-Gerês National Park by train, bus and walk

The journey time between Bussaco and Peneda-Gerês National Park is around 9h 44m and covers a distance of around 247 km. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 30m. Operated by Comboios De Portugal, Transportes Urbanos de Braga and Empresa Hoteleira do Gerês, the Bussaco to Peneda-Gerês National Park service departs from Luso-Bucaco and arrives in Peneda-Gerês National Park. Typically 19 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
9h 44m
Fastest journey time:
6h 30m
Journey distance:
247 km
Services per week:
19
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:05
Last service departs at:
18:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bussaco to Peneda-Gerês National Park train, bus and walk schedules

Bussaco → Peneda-Gerês National Park
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Peneda-Gerês National Park is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Peneda-Gerês National Park is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Peneda-Gerês National Park 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: 25 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bussaco to Peneda-Gerês National Park is to drive which costs €23 - €35 and takes 2h 15m.

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The fastest way to get from Bussaco to Peneda-Gerês National Park is to taxi which takes 2h 15m and costs €100 - €130.

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The distance between Bussaco and Peneda-Gerês National Park is 150 km. The road distance is 197.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bussaco to Peneda-Gerês National Park without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4h 3m and costs €35 - €55.

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It takes approximately 4h 3m to get from Bussaco to Peneda-Gerês National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Viseu Airport to Vila Real Airport is the direct flight which takes 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bussaco to Peneda-Gerês National Park is 198 km. It takes approximately 2h 15m to drive from Bussaco to Peneda-Gerês National Park.

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Sevenair offers flights from Viseu Airport to Vila Real Airport.

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There are 48+ hotels available in Peneda-Gerês National Park. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Bussaco to Peneda-Gerês National Park.
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  • Distance: 150.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 3m

What companies run services between Bussaco, Portugal and Peneda-Gerês National Park, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Bussaco to Peneda-Gerês National Park via Coimbra, Coimbra, Braga, Braga Bus Terminal, and Gerês in around 6h 52m.

Airlines
Sevenair
Website
fly.sevenair.com
Flights from Viseu to Vila Real
Ave. Duration
10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€7 - €200
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 Coimbra-B to Braga
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €18
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€12 - €18
Bus operators
Get Bus
Phone
0035 1253 262 371
Email
info@getbus.eu
Website
getbus.eu
Bus from Porto Airport to Braga Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
Get Bus
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Porto Airport Sa Carneiro to Braga
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Coimbra to Braga
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €21
Website
alsa.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 Porto to Braga
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Empresa Hoteleira do Gerês
Phone
+351 253 615 896
Website
hoteisgeres.com
Bus from Braga Bus Terminal to Gerês
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
hoteisgeres.com
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
+351 21 75 24 524
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Coimbra to Braga
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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
Taxi from Braga to Peneda-Gerês National Park
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
€26 - €31
Taxi 24Hrs Braga
Phone
+351 915 106 347
Praça de Taxis
Phone
+351 917 126 060
Website
taxisbraga.pt
Braga Taxi
Phone
+351 253 253 253
Website
bragataxis.pt

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