How to get from Porto to Guimarães

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. 500 / ...

$4 - $11

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Regional

$5 - $9

Metro, taxi  •  1 h 39 min

  1. E

$67

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. 33.6 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  36 min

  1. 33.6 miles

$7 - $12

Rideshare  •  54 min

  1. 33.1 miles

$5

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

Arriva Portugal – Tranportes, Lda. operates a bus from Porto to Guimarães hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 11 min. Four other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Porto to Guimarães hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min.

Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Porto(Sao Bento) to Guimaraes
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$5 - $9
Metro do Porto
Phone
+351 22 508 1000
Email
metro@metro-porto.pt
Website
metrodoporto.pt
Train from Trindade to Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
metrodoporto.pt
Bus operators
Arriva Portugal – Tranportes, Lda.
Phone
253 423 500
Email
geral@arriva.pt
Website
arriva.pt
Bus from Porto to Guimaraes
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
arriva.pt
Transdev Portugal
Phone
225 100 100
Website
transdev.pt
Bus from Porto to Guimarães
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
transdev.pt
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto to Guimarães
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
citiexpress.eu
Bus from Porto to Guimarães
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
citiexpress.eu
Autocares Lázara
Phone
+34 (0) 902 23 95 79
Email
info@rutasvigo.com
Website
autocareslazara.com
Bus from Porto to Guimarães
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
autocareslazara.com
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Taxi from Porto Airport to Guimarães
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Porto to Guimaraes
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Porto to Guimarães
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Porto and Guimarães is 42 km. The road distance is 54 km.

The cheapest way to get from Porto to Guimarães is to rideshare which costs 4€ and takes 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Porto to Guimarães is to taxi which takes 36 min and costs 40€ - 50€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Porto(Sao Bento) and arriving at Guimaraes. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Porto and arriving at Guimaraes. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

The bus from Porto to Guimaraes takes 1 h 11 min including transfers and departs every four hours.