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There are 6 ways to get from Porto Airport (OPO) to Monsanto by train, taxi, bus, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Entroncamento Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Entroncamento to Castelo Branco Ic / ...
  3. Take a taxi from Castelo Branco to Monsanto

€61 - €84

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Vilar Formoso 745 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vilar Formoso to Penamacor Blue

€36 - €50

4 alternative options

Drive  •  3h 16m

  1. Drive from Porto Airport (OPO) to Monsanto 297.4 km

€35 - €50

Towncar, taxi  •  3h 29m

  1. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Guarda
  2. Take a taxi from Guarda to Monsanto

€249 - €303

Towncar, bus  •  5h 14m

  1. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Guarda
  2. Take the bus from Guarda to Fundao CitiExpress / ...

€241 - €294

Towncar, bus, taxi  •  6h 4m

  1. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Guarda
  2. Take the bus from Guarda to Sabugal Red
  3. Take the bus from Sabugal to Penamacor
  4. Take a taxi from Penamacor to Monsanto

€224 - €271

Porto Airport (OPO) → Monsanto
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  • 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 Monsanto is 808 24 24 24.

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

The social distance requirement in Monsanto 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.

Last updated: 18 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Porto Airport (OPO) to Monsanto is to drive which costs €35 - €50 and takes 3h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto Airport (OPO) to Monsanto is to drive which costs €35 - €50 and takes 3h 16m.

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The distance between Porto Airport (OPO) and Monsanto is 187 km. The road distance is 297.4 km.

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The best way to get from Porto Airport (OPO) to Monsanto without a car is to train and taxi which takes 7h 31m and costs €60 - €85.

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It takes approximately 7h 31m to get from Porto Airport (OPO) to Monsanto, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porto Airport (OPO) to Monsanto is 297 km. It takes approximately 3h 16m to drive from Porto Airport (OPO) to Monsanto.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Monsanto. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Porto Airport (OPO) to Monsanto.
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  • Distance: 187 km
  • Duration: 7h 31m

What companies run services between Porto Airport (OPO), Portugal and Monsanto, Castelo Branco, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Porto Airport (OPO) to Monsanto via Carmo, Porto, Vilar Formoso, Vilar Formoso, and Penamacor in around 9h 9m.

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 Porto - Campanha to Entroncamento
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€16 - €23
Train from Entroncamento to Castelo Branco
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€8 - €13
Bus operators
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 Porto to Vilar Formoso
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Viuva Monteiro
Website
viuvamonteiro.pt
Bus from Vilar Formoso to Penamacor
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Schedules at
viuvamonteiro.pt
Bus from Guarda to Sabugal
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Schedules at
viuvamonteiro.pt
Bus from Sabugal to Penamacor
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Schedules at
viuvamonteiro.pt
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Guarda to Fundao
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Schedules at
Citi Express
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
+351 21 75 24 524
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Guarda to Fundao
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Porto Airport to Guarda
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€200 - €250
More information at
VMTransfers
Taxi from Castelo Branco to Monsanto
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Táxis Domingos Roque
Phone
+351 966 082 639
Website
portugalio.com
Praça Táxis Antral De Castelo Branco
Phone
+351 272 341 539

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