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

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Fly  •  6h 28m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Porto (OPO) CPH - OPO

€42 - €181

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Train, bus via Bordeaux  •  33h 1m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ice
  4. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Bordeaux St Jean Tgv
  5. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Porto

€281 - €555

Train  •  44h 46m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Zuerich Hb Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Barcelona-Sants Tgv
  5. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Vigo Guixar Alv
  6. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Porto - Campanha Ic

€393 - €633

Train, bus  •  46h 40m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg central bus station to Cologne central station
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Trier Hbf Re / ...
  4. Take the bus from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière L30
  5. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto

Bus  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen central train station to Cologne South 073
  2. Take the bus from Cologne South to Guimaraes
  3. Take the bus from Guimarães to Porto Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal

€137 - €172

Drive, car train  •  32h 44m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Hamburg Altona
  2. Take the car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
  3. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Porto

Drive  •  26h 35m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Porto 2899 km

€340 - €500

Copenhagen to Porto by train

The train journey time between Copenhagen and Porto is around 3 days 19h and covers a distance of around 4616 km. The fastest train normally takes 3 days 19h. Operated by Danish Railways (DSB), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Eurocity and others, the Copenhagen to Porto train service departs from København H 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:
3 days 19h
Fastest train time:
3 days 19h
Trains per week:
2
Cheapest price:
€393
Carbon emissions:
243 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
15:26
Last train departs at:
15:26

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Copenhagen to Porto train schedules

Denmark → Portugal
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International entry into Portugal from Denmark

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Denmark
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Portugal, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area

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Conditions of entry into Portugal from Denmark

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, India, Nepal and South Africa
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Portugal

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Considerations leaving from Denmark

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Portugal from Denmark.

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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

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

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

The social distance requirement in Porto 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.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Denmark from Portugal.

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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Porto is to fly which costs 310 kr - 1400 kr and takes 6h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Porto is to fly which costs 310 kr - 1400 kr and takes 6h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen station to Porto. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen central train station and arriving at Porto Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal via Cologne South and Guimarães. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0h.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Porto. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Porto - Campanha via Hamburg Hbf, Zuerich Hb, Paris Gare De Lyon, Barcelona-Sants and Vigo Guixar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44h 46m.

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It is 2230 km from Copenhagen to Porto. It is approximately 2899 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Porto without a car is to train and bus via Bordeaux which takes 33h 1m and costs 2000 kr - 4200 kr.

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It takes approximately 6h 28m to get from Copenhagen to Porto, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Porto bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Copenhagen central train station.

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Copenhagen to Porto train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Porto is to fly which takes 6h 28m and costs 310 kr - 1400 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 2900 kr - 4800 kr and takes 44h 46m, you could also bus, which costs 1000 kr - 1300 kr and takes 2 days 0h.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Porto.
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  • Distance: 2230.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 28m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Porto, Portugal?

Ryanair, Lufthansa and nine other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Porto every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Porto via Hamburg Hbf, Zuerich Hb, Paris Gare De Lyon, Barcelona-Sants, and Vigo Guixar in around 44h 46m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €310
Flights from Copenhagen to Porto via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €310
Flights from Copenhagen to Porto via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €310
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Porto via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €260
Flights from Copenhagen to Porto via Basel
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €260
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €330
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Porto via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
€130 - €420
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Porto via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Porto via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€220 - €600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Porto via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
8h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€150 - €210
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€80 - €120
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Trier Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
10h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€80 - €110
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg central station to Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€22 - €28
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Hamburg central bus station to Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€23 - €29
Website
Flixtrain
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€65 - €130
Website
Thalys
Standard
€65 - €90
Comfort
€75 - €100
Premium
€90 - €130
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 Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€130 - €180
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€130 - €160
1st Class
€150 - €180
Train from Zuerich Hb to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€95 - €130
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€95 - €110
1st Class
€100 - €130
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
renfe-sncf.com
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.

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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
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Trier Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
Transportes Barquense
Phone
(+351) 258 454 303
Email
info@barquense.com
Website
barquense.pt
Bus from Bordeaux to Porto
Ave. Duration
13h 38m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Schedules at
barquense.pt
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Luxembourg to Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto
Ave. Duration
30h 13m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
iberocoach.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 Copenhagen central train station to Cologne South
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne South to Guimaraes
Ave. Duration
32h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€95 - €120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Portugal – Tranportes, Lda.
Phone
253 423 500
Email
geral@arriva.pt
Website
arriva.pt
Bus from Guimarães to Porto Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Schedules at
arriva.pt
Transdev Portugal
Phone
225 100 100
Website
transdev.pt
Bus from Guimarães to Porto — Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Schedules at
transdev.pt

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Porto Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 25m.

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

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Porto is 1h behind Copenhagen. It is currently 6:03 AM in Copenhagen and 5:03 AM in Porto.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Porto is 2899 km. It takes approximately 26h 35m to drive from Copenhagen to Porto.

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Swiss, Brussels Airlines, British Airways and six other airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Porto Airport.

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There are 622+ hotels available in Porto. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 45 kr - 65 kr.

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