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There are 11 ways to get from Porto to France by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly to Nantes  •  4h 36m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Nantes (NTE) OPO - NTE

€33 - €434

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Fly to Toulouse  •  4h 36m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Toulouse (TLS) OPO - TLS

€27 - €116

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Fly to Paris Orly  •  5h 17m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Paris Orly (ORY) OPO - ORY

€37 - €184

Fly to Lyon  •  5h 16m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Lyon (LYS) OPO - LYS

€62 - €221

Fly to Paris CDG  •  5h 26m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Paris CDG (CDG) OPO - CDG

€47 - €161

Fly to Montpellier  •  5h 22m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Montpellier (MPL) OPO - MPL

€63 - €154

Bus, train  •  17h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Bayonne 786
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv

€152 - €199

Bus via Gare De Bercy  •  24h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Paris 783 / ...

€81 - €99

Bus  •  26h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Paris Charenton

€77 - €98

Train, night train  •  19h 12m

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Coimbra-B Ic / ...
  2. Take the night train from Coimbra to Hendaye
  3. Take the train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv

€180 - €259

Drive  •  14h 42m

  1. Drive from Porto to Paris 1575.6 km

€180 - €270

Porto to France by bus, walk, train and subway

The journey time between Porto and France is around 17h 4m and covers a distance of around 1594 km. The fastest journey normally takes 17h 4m. Operated by FlixBus, TGV inOui and Paris Metro, the Porto to France service departs from Porto and arrives in Cité. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
17h 4m
Fastest journey time:
17h 4m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€152
Carbon emissions:
145 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
20:20
Last service departs at:
20:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Porto to France bus, walk, train and subway schedules

Portugal → France
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International entry into France from Portugal

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: Argentina, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, India, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Turkey and Uruguay

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Conditions of entry into France from Portugal

  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Portugal
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Health declaration required
This does not apply to fully vaccinated nationals
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  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, Norway, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
  • Health declaration required
This does not apply to fully vaccinated nationals

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Rules to follow in France

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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


Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Portugal.

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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 France is 800 130 000.

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

The social distance requirement in France is 1 metre.

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

No, but conditions apply when returning to Portugal from France.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Porto to France is to fly which costs €27 - €120 and takes 4h 36m.

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The fastest way to get from Porto to France is to fly which takes 4h 36m and costs €27 - €120.

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No, there is no direct bus from Porto to France. However, there are services departing from Porto and arriving at Notre-Dame - Quai De Montebello via Gare De Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Porto to France. However, there are services departing from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas and arriving at Cité via Coimbra, Hendaye and Montparnasse-Bienvenue. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 12m.

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The distance between Porto and France is 1036 km. The road distance is 1575.6 km.

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The best way to get from Porto to France without a car is to bus and train which takes 17h 11m and costs €150 - €200.

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It takes approximately 4h 36m to get from Porto to France, including transfers.

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Porto to France bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Porto station.

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Porto to France 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 France is to fly which takes 4h 36m and costs €30 - €440. Alternatively, you can bus via Gare De Bercy, which costs €80 - €100 and takes 24h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Porto to France.
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  • Distance: 1035.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 36m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and France?

easyJet and Transavia France fly from Porto to Nantes twice daily. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Porto to Paris once daily. Tickets cost €80 - €100 and the journey takes 23h 55m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Porto to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €180
Flights from Porto to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€29 - €220
Flights from Porto to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€29 - €220
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €230
Flights from Porto to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €220
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €270
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €270
Flights from Porto to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€55 - €220
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Porto to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €390
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €320
Flights from Porto to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €320
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €200
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €320
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €200
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €200
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Lyon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €270
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €350
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €290
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €220
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €220
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€22 - €70
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €470
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€160 - €440
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€140 - €390
Train operators
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 Bayonne to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€110 - €150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€110 - €130
1st Class
€120 - €150
Train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€110 - €160
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€110 - €140
1st Class
€130 - €160
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
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€8 - €12
Night train from Coimbra to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€60 - €85
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Porto to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Porto to Paris
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€80 - €100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Transportes Barquense
Phone
(+351) 258 454 303
Email
info@barquense.com
Website
barquense.pt
Bus from Porto to Paris Charenton
Ave. Duration
26h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€75 - €95
Schedules at
barquense.pt

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The quickest flight from Porto Airport to Nantes Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Porto to France bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris station.

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France is 1h ahead of Porto. It is currently 11:32 PM in Porto and 12:32 AM in France.

Porto to France train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porto to France is 1576 km. It takes approximately 14h 42m to drive from Porto to France.

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easyJet and Transavia France offer flights from Porto Airport to Nantes Airport.

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There are 13+ hotels available in France. 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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