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There are 3 ways to get from Moledo to Vigo by car ferry, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Car ferry, bus  •  2h 48m

  1. Take the car ferry from Caminha to A Guarda Santa Rita
  2. Take the bus from Pias to Vigo Xg883

8€ - 9€

2 alternative options

Train  •  2h 17m

  1. Take the train from Moledo Do Minho to Valenca Re
  2. Take the train from Valenca to Vigo Guixar Ic

9€ - 12€

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Moledo to Vigo 62.4 km

6€ - 9€

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vigo is 112.

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

The social distance requirement in Vigo is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

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

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Moledo to Vigo is to drive which costs 6€ - 9€ and takes 52 min.

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The fastest way to get from Moledo to Vigo is to drive. Taking this option will cost 6€ - 9€ and takes 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Moledo to Vigo. However, there are services departing from Moledo Do Minho and arriving at Vigo Guixar via Valenca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 17m.

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The distance between Moledo and Vigo is 44 km. The road distance is 62.4 km.

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The best way to get from Moledo to Vigo without a car is to train which takes 2h 17m and costs 9€ - 12€.

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It takes approximately 2h 48m to get from Moledo to Vigo, including transfers.

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Moledo to Vigo train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Moledo Do Minho station.

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Vigo is 1h ahead of Moledo. It is currently 6:01 AM in Moledo and 7:01 AM in Vigo.

Moledo to Vigo train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Vigo Guixar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Moledo to Vigo is 62 km. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Moledo to Vigo.

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  • Distance: 44.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 48m

What companies run services between Moledo, Viana do Castelo, Portugal and Vigo, Spain?

You can take a train from Moledo to Vigo via Valenca in around 2h 17m.

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 Moledo Do Minho to Valenca
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
2€ - 3€
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 Valenca to Vigo Guixar
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
Lugove
Phone
646 34 92 24
Website
lugove.gal
Bus from Pias to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€
Schedules at
lugove.gal
Ferry operators
Municipality of Caminha
Phone
258 092 564
Website
cm-caminha.pt
Car ferry from Caminha to A Guarda
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
1€ - 2€
Website
Municipality of Caminha

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