There are 8 ways to get from Porto to Brussels by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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

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Fly to Brussels  •  5h 9m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Brussels (BRU) OPO - BRU

38€ - 240€

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Fly to Charleroi  •  6h 8m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Charleroi (CRL) OPO - CRL

45€ - 239€

Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  7h 9m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) OPO - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi

74€ - 332€

Bus, train  •  19h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto to Bordeaux
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi

223€ - 395€

Bus via Paris  •  28h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Coimbra
  2. Take the bus from Coimbra to Paris Gallieni
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Bruxelles, Midi 400 / ...

135€ - 212€

Bus  •  33h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Porto, Porto to Vigo 1783 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vigo to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station BlaBlaBus

151€ - 223€

Train, night train  •  20h 56m

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Coimbra-B Ic / ...
  2. Take the night train from Coimbra-B to Hendaye 310
  3. Take the train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi

245€ - 399€

Drive  •  17h 44m

  1. Drive from Porto to Brussels 1858.4 km

230€ - 350€

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The cheapest way to get from Porto to Brussels is to fly which costs 35€ - 240€ and takes 5h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Brussels is to fly which costs 35€ - 240€ and takes 5h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Porto to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Porto and arriving at Bruxelles, Midi via Coimbra and Paris, Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Porto to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas and arriving at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi via Coimbra-B, Hendaye, Montparnasse-Bienvenue and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 56m.

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The distance between Porto and Brussels is 1467 km. The road distance is 1858.4 km.

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The best way to get from Porto to Brussels without a car is to bus and train which takes 19h 33m and costs 220€ - 400€.

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It takes approximately 5h 9m to get from Porto to Brussels, including transfers.

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Porto to Brussels bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Porto station.

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Porto to Brussels train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas station.

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The best way to get from Porto to Brussels is to fly which takes 5h 9m and costs 35€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus via Paris, which costs 130€ - 220€ and takes 28h 10m.

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  • Distance: 1467.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 9m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Brussels, Belgium?

Brussels Airlines, TAP Portugal and nine other airlines fly from Porto to Brussels hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Porto to Brussels via Coimbra, Paris Gallieni, and Paris, Gallieni in around 28h 10m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 550€
Flights from Porto to Brussels via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 480€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 430€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 430€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 430€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 440€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Porto to Brussels via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 430€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 490€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via Basel
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 490€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 490€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 490€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 430€
Flights from Porto to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 430€
Flights from Porto to Brussels via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 430€
Flights from Porto to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 350€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 440€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 1100€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 550€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 900€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Porto to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 360€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Thalys
Standard
60€ - 85€
Comfort
70€ - 95€
Premium
85€ - 120€
Train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Website
Thalys
Standard
75€ - 110€
Comfort
90€ - 120€
Premium
110€ - 160€
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 50€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
23€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
85€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
85€ - 100€
1st Class
95€ - 110€
Train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 160€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 140€
1st Class
130€ - 160€
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 Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
75€ - 90€
1st Class
110€ - 140€
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 Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
8€ - 12€
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
Night train from Coimbra-B to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
11h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
14h 46m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
70€ - 95€
Website
iberocoach.com
Rede Expressos
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.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 Coimbra to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110€ - 170€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Vigo to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
29h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
140€ - 210€
Website
alsa.com
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 Paris, Paris to Brussels, Brussels South
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Porto, Porto to Vigo
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Porto Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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Porto to Brussels bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Bruxelles, Midi station.

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Brussels is 1h ahead of Porto. It is currently 11:08 AM in Porto and 12:08 PM in Brussels.

Porto to Brussels train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Brussels is 1858 km. It takes approximately 17h 44m to drive from Porto to Brussels.

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Brussels Airlines, Air Europa, easyJet and five other airlines offer flights from Porto Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 1169+ hotels available in Brussels. Prices start at 87€ 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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