There are 5 ways to get from France to Coimbra by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Vila Nova de Cerveira to Porto - Boavista
  2. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Coimbra-B Intercity

$28 - $46

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Valenca to Porto(Campanha) Ic
  2. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Coimbra-B Intercity

$36 - $57

Bus via Porto  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Vila Nova de Cerveira to Porto
  2. Take the bus from Porto to Coimbra 10

$32 - $44

Bus InterNorte  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Tui to Coimbra

$42 - $63

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from France to Coimbra 135.1 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

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 bus and train which takes 2 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min 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 3 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 46 min.

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

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There are 291+ hotels available in Coimbra. Prices start at $46 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: 2 h 44 min

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

You can take a train from France to Coimbra via Valenca and Porto(Campanha) in around 3 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from France to Coimbra via Vila Nova de Cerveira, Porto, Cordoaria, Batalha, and Porto in around 3 h 46 min.

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 Porto(Campanha) to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$11 - $18
Train from Valenca to Porto(Campanha)
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$10 - $14
1st Class
$12 - $19
Bus operators
Autna
Phone
+34 (0) 986 288 030
Email
autna@autna.com
Website
autna.com
Bus from Vila Nova de Cerveira to Porto - Boavista
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
autna.com
Bus from Vila Nova de Cerveira to Porto
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
autna.com
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Tui to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
internorte.pt

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