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There are 9 ways to get from Porto to Brioude by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Lyon, train  •  9h 52m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Lyon (LYS) OPO - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Clermont-Ferrand
  3. Take the train from Clermont-Ferrand to Brioude

93€ - 218€

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Bus, train  •  23h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Clermont-Ferrand N1157
  2. Take the train from Clermont-Ferrand to Brioude Cfclpu / ...

76€ - 104€

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Fly to Le Puy  •  9h

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Le Puy (LPY) OPO - LPY

83€ - 284€

Fly to Geneva, train  •  12h 28m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Geneva (GVA) OPO - GVA
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Clermont-Ferrand
  4. Take the train from Clermont-Ferrand to Brioude

116€ - 242€

Fly to Montpellier, train  •  11h 23m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Montpellier (MPL) OPO - MPL
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nimes
  3. Take the train from Nîmes to Brioude

102€ - 374€

Fly to Toulouse, train  •  13h 19m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Toulouse (TLS) OPO - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse Matabiau to Nimes
  3. Take the train from Nîmes to Brioude

102€ - 223€

Bus, train via Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto  •  23h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto to Clermont-ferrand
  2. Take the train from Clermont-Ferrand to Brioude Cfclpu / ...

90€ - 129€

Train  •  26h 58m

  1. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar Ic
  2. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Barcelona-Sants Alv
  3. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Nimes Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Nîmes to Brioude Ter

161€ - 237€

Drive  •  13h 41m

  1. Drive from Porto to Brioude 1454.2 km

170€ - 250€

Porto to Brioude by trains

The train journey time between Porto and Brioude is around 2 days 9h and covers a distance of around 2119 km. The fastest train normally takes 2 days 9h. Operated by Renfe Viajeros, Renfe SNCF, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and others, the Porto to Brioude train service departs from Porto - Campanha and arrives in Brioude. Typically two trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2 days 9h
Fastest train time:
2 days 9h
Trains per week:
2
Cheapest price:
199€
Carbon emissions:
111 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:13
Last train departs at:
08:13

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Porto to Brioude train schedules

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Brioude is 800 130 000.

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

The social distance requirement in Brioude is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

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The most affordable way to get from Porto to Brioude is to bus and train, which costs 75€ - 110€ and takes 23h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Brioude is to fly which costs 80€ - 290€ and takes 9h.

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No, there is no direct train from Porto to Brioude. However, there are services departing from Porto - Campanha and arriving at Brioude via Vigo Guixar, Barcelona-Sants and Nîmes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26h 58m.

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The distance between Porto and Brioude is 1074 km. The road distance is 1454.2 km.

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The best way to get from Porto to Brioude without a car is to bus and train which takes 23h 6m and costs 75€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 9h 52m to get from Porto to Brioude, including transfers.

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Porto to Brioude train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Porto - Campanha station.

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The best way to get from Porto to Brioude is to fly which takes 9h and costs 80€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 160€ - 240€ and takes 26h 58m.

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The quickest flight from Porto Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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Brioude is 1h ahead of Porto. It is currently 1:21 AM in Porto and 2:21 AM in Brioude.

Map of how to get from Porto to Brioude.
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  • Distance: 1074.3 km
  • Duration: 9h 52m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Brioude, France?

TAP Portugal, Twin Jet and three other airlines fly from Porto to Brioude 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Porto to Brioude via Vigo Guixar, Barcelona-Sants, and Nîmes in around 26h 58m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Porto to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 180€
Flights from Porto to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 230€
Flights from Porto to Geneva via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 230€
Flights from Porto to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 270€
Flights from Porto to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
22€ - 220€
Flights from Porto to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
22€ - 220€
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Porto to Le Puy via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 260€
Flights from Porto to Le Puy via Geneva, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 350€
Flights from Porto to Le Puy via Nice, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
100€ - 360€
Flights from Porto to Le Puy via Barcelona, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 330€
Flights from Porto to Le Puy via Lisbon, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 310€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 290€
Flights from Porto to Geneva via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 290€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Porto to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 290€
Flights from Porto to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 290€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Porto to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 370€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Lyon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 230€
Flights from Porto to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 270€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 470€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 310€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Geneva via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 310€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 230€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
30€ - 95€
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Clermont-Ferrand to Brioude
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Nîmes to Brioude
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
65€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
43€ - 47€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Standard
43€ - 47€
First
70€ - 73€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Clermont Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
26€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 55€
Train from Clermont Ferrand to Brioude
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 14€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
Rail 1st Class
9€ - 14€
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nimes
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 21€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
7€ - 12€
Rail 1st Class
14€ - 21€
Train from Nimes to Brioude
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
27€ - 60€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
27€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 60€
Train from Toulouse Matabiau to Nimes
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
43€ - 47€
Website
en.oui.sncf
Standard
43€ - 47€
First
70€ - 73€
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 Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nimes
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 30€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
25€ - 30€
1st Class
18€ - 22€
Train from Toulouse Matabiau to Nimes
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
43€ - 47€
Website
Oui.SNCF
Standard
43€ - 47€
First
70€ - 73€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nimes
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Nimes
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
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 Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Guixar to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
13h 53m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
75€ - 95€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Porto to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
60€ - 80€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto to Clermont-ferrand
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
iberocoach.com

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Porto to Brioude train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Brioude station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Brioude is 1454 km. It takes approximately 13h 41m to drive from Porto to Brioude.

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Transavia France, Lufthansa, KLM and easyJet offer flights from Porto Airport to Lyon Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Brioude. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Porto to Porto Airport is to subway which takes 27 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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