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There are 6 ways to get from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 46m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas Ic

23€ - 35€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3h 52m

  1. Take the rideshare from Lisbon to Porto 311 km

11€ - 23€

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Porto RedeExpressos / ...

15€ - 28€

Bus via Estação Oriente  •  4h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon to Porto 1000 / ...

18€ - 22€

Drive  •  2h 58m

  1. Drive from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto 312 km

35€ - 55€

Train, fly  •  2h 51m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Lisboa - Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Porto (OPO) LIS - OPO

33€ - 129€

Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto by trains

The train journey time between Lisboa - Santa Apolonia and Porto is around 3h 1m and covers a distance of around 332 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 46m. Operated by Comboios De Portugal, the Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto train service departs from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia and arrives in Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas. Typically 79 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 1m
Fastest train time:
2h 46m
Trains per week:
79
Cheapest price:
23€
Carbon emissions:
17 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:30
Last train departs at:
22:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto train schedules

Lisboa - Santa Apolonia → Porto
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto is to rideshare, which costs 11€ - 23€ and takes 3h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto is to train which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto. However, there are services departing from R. Bica Sapato and arriving at Porto via Lisbon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 43m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia and arriving at Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 46m.

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The distance between Lisboa - Santa Apolonia and Porto is 274 km. The road distance is 312 km.

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The best way to get from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto without a car is to train which takes 2h 46m and costs 23€ - 35€.

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The train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas takes 2h 46m including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lisbon station.

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Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia station.

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The best way to get from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto is to train which takes 2h 46m and costs 23€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 15€ - 28€ and takes 4h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto.
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  • Distance: 274.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 46m

What companies run services between Lisboa - Santa Apolonia, Portugal and Porto, Portugal?

Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas every 2 hours. Tickets cost 23€ - 35€ and the journey takes 2h 46m. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Porto hourly. Tickets cost 14€ - 18€ and the journey takes 3h 30m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 170€
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 Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
23€ - 35€
Train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
1€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
1€
Bus operators
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
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 18€
Schedules at
Citi Express
RenEX
Phone
+351 707 223 344
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
RenEX
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 Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 23€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Porto Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Porto station.

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Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto is 312 km. It takes approximately 2h 58m to drive from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto.

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TAP Portugal offers flights from Lisbon Airport to Porto Airport.

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There are 623+ hotels available in Porto. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Lisboa - Santa Apolonia and Porto. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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