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There are 4 ways to get from France to Coimbra by train, bus, shuttle or car

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Train  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the train from Caminha to Porto(Campanha) Ir / ...
  2. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Coimbra-B Ic / ...

$27 - $46

3 alternative options

Bus, shuttle  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Vila Nova de Cerveira to Porto Airport
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Porto Airport to Coimbra

$173 - $175

Bus  •  4h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Seixas to Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto
  2. Take the bus from Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto to Coimbra Bus Terminal

$31 - $40

Drive  •  2h 11m

  1. Drive from France to Coimbra 135.1 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from France to Coimbra is to bus which costs 27€ - 35€ and takes 4h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from France to Coimbra is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2h 11m.

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The distance between France and Coimbra is 190 km. The road distance is 216.2 km.

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The best way to get from France to Coimbra without a car is to train which takes 3h 20m and costs 23€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 3h 20m to get from France to Coimbra, including transfers.

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The best way to get from France to Coimbra is to train which takes 3h 20m and costs 23€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 27€ - 35€ and takes 4h 52m.

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Yes, the driving distance between France to Coimbra is 216 km. It takes approximately 2h 11m to drive from France to Coimbra.

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There are 302+ hotels available in Coimbra. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from France to Coimbra.
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  • Distance: 118.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h 20m

What companies run services between France, Viana do Castelo, Portugal and Coimbra, Portugal?

You can take a train from France to Coimbra via Caminha and Porto(Campanha) in around 3h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from France to Coimbra via Seixas and Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto in around 4h 52m.

Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional 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 train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Caminha to Porto(Campanha)
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$10 - $16
Train from Porto(Campanha) to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$11 - $18
Bus operators
Andrade Express Turismo
Phone
+351 258 109 556
Email
andradeexpressoturismo@gmail.com
Website
andradeexpressturismo.com
Bus from Vila Nova de Cerveira to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
andradeexpressturismo.com
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Shuttle from Porto Airport to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Seixas to Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto, Campo 24 de Agosto to Coimbra Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt

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