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Fly Paris Orly to Porto, towncar  •  5h 49m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Porto (OPO) ORY - OPO
  2. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Braga

€79 - €217

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Bus  •  22h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Braga 783 / ...

€75 - €180

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Fly Paris CDG to Porto, towncar  •  5h 59m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Porto (OPO) CDG - OPO
  2. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Braga

€96 - €233

Bus to Beauvais, fly to Porto, towncar  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Porte Maillot to Paris Beauvais Airport
  2. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Porto (OPO) BVA - OPO
  3. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Braga

€79 - €221

Fly Paris Orly to Vigo, bus  •  10h 10m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Vigo (VGO) ORY - VGO
  2. Take the bus from Vigo to Braga

€145 - €172

Train, bus  •  16h 51m

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bordeaux St Jean Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Braga

€131 - €175

Train  •  20h 58m

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Hendaye Tgv
  2. Take the train from Irun to Segovia Guiomar Alv
  3. Take the train from Segovia Guiomar to Vigo Guixar Alv
  4. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Nine Ic

€194 - €262

Drive  •  14h 27m

  1. Drive from Gare Montparnasse to Braga 1548.5 km

€180 - €270

France → Portugal
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International entry into Portugal from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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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), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area

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Conditions of entry into Portugal from France

  • 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
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
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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, Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
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  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Portugal from France.

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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
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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

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

The social distance requirement in Braga 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 France from Portugal.

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Last updated: 25 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Braga is to bus and fly and towncar which costs €75 - €230 and takes 6h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Braga is to fly and towncar which costs €75 - €220 and takes 5h 49m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris and arriving at Braga. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Braga. However, there are services departing from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 and arriving at Braga via Hendaia, Irun, Segovia Guiomar, Vigo Guixar and Nine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 58m.

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The distance between Paris and Braga is 1169 km. The road distance is 1548.5 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Braga without a car is to train and bus which takes 16h 51m and costs €130 - €180.

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It takes approximately 5h 49m to get from Paris to Braga, including transfers.

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Paris to Braga bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris station.

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Paris to Braga train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Braga is to train which takes 20h 58m and costs €190 - €270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €75 - €180 and takes 22h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Braga.
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  • Distance: 1169.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 49m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Braga, Portugal?

You can take a train from Gare Montparnasse to Braga via Hendaye, Hendaia, Irun, Irun, Segovia Guiomar, Vigo Guixar, and Nine in around 20h 58m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Braga 3 times a day. Tickets cost €75 - €95 and the journey takes 22h 55m. ALSA also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €280
Flights from Paris Orly to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €280
Flights from Paris CDG to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €280
Flights from Paris Orly to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €210
Flights from Paris Orly to Vigo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€130 - €180
Flights from Paris Orly to Vigo via Milan Malpensa, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€130 - €180
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€30 - €280
Flights from Paris Orly to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €270
Flights from Paris Orly to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €280
Flights from Paris Orly to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €210
Flights from Paris Orly to Vigo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€130 - €180
Flights from Paris Orly to Vigo via Milan Malpensa, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€130 - €180
Flights from Paris Orly to Vigo via Madrid, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€150 - €210
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €360
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€25 - €280
Flights from Paris Orly to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€25 - €280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €280
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Beauvais to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€13 - €160
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Porto via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €600
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Porto via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€160 - €750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Porto via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€220 - €850
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €250
Train operators
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 Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€85 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€85 - €100
1st Class
€95 - €110
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€110 - €160
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€110 - €140
1st Class
€130 - €160
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Irun to Segovia Guiomar
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Segovia Guiomar to Vigo Guixar
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Guixar to Nine
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
Phone
0892 68 20 66
Website
aeroportparisbeauvais.com
Bus from Paris Porte Maillot to Paris Beauvais Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€16
Website
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
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 Vigo to Braga
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Braga
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€75 - €95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Transportes Barquense
Phone
(+351) 258 454 303
Email
info@barquense.com
Website
barquense.pt
Bus from Bordeaux to Braga
Ave. Duration
13h 47m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Schedules at
barquense.pt
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Braga
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€130 - €180
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Porto Airport to Braga
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€50 - €65
More information at
VMTransfers

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Porto Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 10m.

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Paris to Braga bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Braga station.

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Braga is 1h behind Paris. It is currently 11:28 PM in Paris and 10:28 PM in Braga.

Paris to Braga train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Nine station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Braga is 1549 km. It takes approximately 14h 27m to drive from Paris to Braga.

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Iberia, Vueling Airlines, Transavia France and TAP Portugal offer flights from Paris Orly Airport to Porto Airport.

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Book your Paris to Braga bus tickets online with Omio, FlixBus and Busbud.

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There are 122+ hotels available in Braga. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs €5 - €9.

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