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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the train from Porto - Sao Bento to Covas 15151 / ...

€4 - €6

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Porto Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal to Guimarães
  2. Take the bus from Guimarães to Covas

€6 - €9

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Porto to Candoso 51.7 km

€35 - €50

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Porto to Candoso 51.7 km

€6 - €9

Porto to Candoso by train

The train journey time between Porto and Candoso is around 1h 11m and covers a distance of around 55 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 8m. Operated by Comboios De Portugal, the Porto to Candoso train service departs from Porto - Sao Bento and arrives in Covas. Typically 91 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 11m
Fastest train time:
1h 8m
Train distance:
55 km
Trains per week:
91
Cheapest price:
€4
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:20
Last train departs at:
23:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Porto to Candoso train schedules

Porto → Candoso
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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

COVID-19 help in Portugal

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 808 24 24 24

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Portugal.

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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 Candoso is 808 24 24 24.

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

The social distance requirement in Candoso 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: 28 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Porto to Candoso is to train which costs €4 - €6 and takes 1h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Candoso is to taxi which costs €35 - €50 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Porto to Candoso. However, there are services departing from Porto Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal and arriving at Covas via Guimarães. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Porto - Sao Bento and arriving at Covas. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 8m.

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It is 39 km from Porto to Candoso. It is approximately 51.7 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Porto to Candoso without a car is to train which takes 1h 8m and costs €4 - €6.

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The train from Porto - Sao Bento to Covas takes 1h 8m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Porto to Candoso bus services, operated by Arriva Portugal – Tranportes, Lda., depart from Porto Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal station.

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Porto to Candoso train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Porto - Sao Bento station.

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The best way to get from Porto to Candoso is to train which takes 1h 8m and costs €4 - €6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €5 - €9 and takes 1h 11m.

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Map of how to get from Porto to Candoso.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 39.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 8m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Candoso, Braga, Portugal?

Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Porto - Sao Bento to Covas hourly. Tickets cost €4 - €6 and the journey takes 1h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Porto to Candoso via Guimarães in around 1h 11m.

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 - Sao Bento to Covas
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€4 - €6
Bus operators
Arriva Portugal – Tranportes, Lda.
Phone
253 423 500
Email
geral@arriva.pt
Website
arriva.pt
Bus from Porto Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal to Guimarães
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Schedules at
arriva.pt
Transdev Portugal
Phone
225 100 100
Website
transdev.pt
Bus from Porto — Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal to Guimarães
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Schedules at
transdev.pt
Bus from Guimarães to Covas
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Schedules at
transdev.pt
Other operators
Taxi from Porto to Candoso
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Taxis Invicta
Phone
+351 225 076 400
Website
taxisinvicta.com
RadiTaxis
Phone
+351 225 073 900
Porto Taxi
Phone
+351 302 099 910
Website
portotaxi.com

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Porto to Candoso bus services, operated by Transdev Portugal, arrive at Covas station.

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Porto to Candoso train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Covas station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Candoso is 52 km. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Porto to Candoso.

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