There are 6 ways to get from Porto to Coimbra by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Coimbra-B Intercity

$9 - $17

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Porto to Coimbra 74.1 miles

$9

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Coimbra 10 / ...

$11 - $29

Train via Aveiro  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Porto(Sao Bento) to Aveiro Regional
  2. Take the train from Aveiro to Coimbra Regional

$11 - $19

Taxi  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Porto to Coimbra 74.1 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Porto to Coimbra 74.1 miles

$16 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Porto to Coimbra is to rideshare which costs 8€ and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Coimbra is to train which costs 8€ - 15€ and takes 53 min.

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The distance between Porto and Coimbra is 106 km. The road distance is 118.5 km.

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The train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Coimbra-B takes 53 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Porto and arriving at Coimbra. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vila Nova de Gaia and arriving at Coimbra-B. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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The best way to get from Porto to Coimbra without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs 8€ - 15€.

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Porto to Coimbra train services, operated by Portuguese Railways (CP), arrive at Santa Apolónia station.

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Map of how to get from Porto to Coimbra.
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  • Distance: 66.4 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Coimbra, Portugal?

Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Porto to Coimbra hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $17 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Porto to Coimbra hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
cp.pt
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$10 - $17
Train from Porto(Sao Bento) to Aveiro
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
cp.pt
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$6 - $10
Train from Aveiro to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cp.pt
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$5 - $9
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Other operators
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Porto to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Porto to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Taxis Invicta
Phone
+351 225 076 400
Website
taxisinvicta.com
Porto Taxi
Phone
+351 302 099 910
Website
portotaxi.com
RadiTaxis
Phone
+351 225 073 900

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