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There are 4 ways to get from Porto to Durham by plane, train or bus

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  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU)

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Fly to Richmond, bus

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Richmond (RIC)
  2. Take the bus from Richmond to Durham, NC

Fly to Greensboro/High Point, train

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO)
  2. Take the train from High Point to Durham Amtrak Station

Fly to Charlotte, train

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Charlotte (CLT)
  2. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak Station to Durham Amtrak Station

Porto (OPO) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) flights

The flight time between Porto (OPO) and Raleigh/Durham (RDU) is around 15h 41m and covers a distance of around 3725 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 49m. The fastest flight normally takes 11h 51m. Services are operated by United Airlines, TAP Portugal, Air Transat and others. Typically 86 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
10h 51m
Layover time:
4h 49m
Total time:
15h 41m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
11h 51m
Flight distance:
3725 miles
Flights per week:
86
Cheapest price:
$334
Carbon emissions:
1208 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
05:05
Last flight departs at:
15:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Porto (OPO) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) flight schedules

Portugal → United States
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International entry into United States from Portugal

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal
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Allowed for: All visitors arriving by air. Canada and Mexico land borders are closed to non-essential travel

Restricted for: Foreign nationals that have visited EU Schengen Area, Brazil, China, India, Iran, Ireland, South Africa and United Kingdom in the past 14 days. Canada and Mexico land borders are closed to non-essential travel

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Conditions of entry into United States from Portugal

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days prior to boarding for air passengers 2 years of age or older
  • Unvaccinated travellers are recommended to quarantine for a minimum of 7 days; take a COVID-19 test 3 days after arriving. If test is positive arrivals need to self-isolate until fully recovered
  • Vaccinated travellers are recommended to get tested with a viral test 3-5 days after travel; self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms; isolate and get tested if symptoms develop
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in United States

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Considerations leaving from Portugal

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into United States from Portugal is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Durham is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Durham is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Durham is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Portugal from United States.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Centers for Disease control and prevention (CDC).

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Porto to Durham is to fly and bus which costs €280 - €900 and takes 18h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Durham is to fly which costs €280 - €950 and takes 15h 58m.

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The distance between Porto and Durham is 3731 miles.

It takes approximately 15h 58m to get from Porto to Durham, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Porto Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport. The quickest flight takes 15h 11m and has one stopover.

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Durham is 5h behind Porto. It is currently 8:38 PM in Porto and 3:38 PM in Durham.

Air Transat, easyJet, Delta and four other airlines offer flights from Porto Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport.

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There are 103+ hotels available in Durham. Prices start at $100 USD 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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Map of how to get from Porto to Durham.
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  • Distance: 3731 miles
  • Duration: 15h 58m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Durham, NC, USA?

United Airlines, TAP Portugal and nine other airlines fly from Porto to Durham every 2 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Porto to Raleigh/Durham via Newark
Ave. Duration
13h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Porto to Raleigh/Durham via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
16h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Porto to Raleigh/Durham via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 58m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,600
Flights from Porto to Greensboro/High Point via Newark
Ave. Duration
12h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Porto to Greensboro/High Point via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
16h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Porto to Greensboro/High Point via Frankfurt, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
16h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,600
Flights from Porto to Richmond via Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Porto to Richmond via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Porto to Richmond via Frankfurt, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Porto to Charlotte via Newark
Ave. Duration
13h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Porto to Charlotte via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Porto to Raleigh/Durham via Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 58m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,600
Flights from Porto to Raleigh/Durham via Lisbon, Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h 8m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Porto to Raleigh/Durham via Lisbon, Toronto
Ave. Duration
16h 38m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Flights from Porto to Greensboro/High Point via Newark
Ave. Duration
12h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Porto to Charlotte via Lisbon, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
19h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Porto to Greensboro/High Point via Madrid, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
17h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Porto to Charlotte via Toronto
Ave. Duration
12h 11m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,700
Flights from Porto to Charlotte via Madrid
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Porto to Charlotte via Lisbon, Boston
Ave. Duration
13h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Porto to Raleigh/Durham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,000
Flights from Porto to Richmond via Amsterdam Schiphol, Boston
Ave. Duration
16h 22m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Porto to Richmond via Amsterdam Schiphol, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Raleigh/Durham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,000
Flights from Porto to Richmond via Amsterdam Schiphol, Boston
Ave. Duration
16h 22m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Porto to Richmond via Amsterdam Schiphol, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Raleigh/Durham via Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 51m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Porto to Richmond via Frankfurt, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Raleigh/Durham via Lisbon, Boston
Ave. Duration
16h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Porto to Richmond via Lisbon, Boston
Ave. Duration
14h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Porto to Charlotte via Lisbon, Boston
Ave. Duration
13h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from High Point to Durham Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $50
Train from Charlotte Amtrak Station to Durham Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Richmond to Durham, NC
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Book at
megabus.com
One way - 1 traveller
$27 - $35

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