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There are 10 ways to get from Porto to Le Mans by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Nantes, train  •  6h 32m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Nantes (NTE) OPO - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Le Mans

83€ - 529€

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Fly to Tours St Symphorien, train  •  6h 33m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Tours St Symphorien (TUF) OPO - TUF
  2. Take the train from Tours to Le Mans

58€ - 204€

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Fly to Paris Orly, train  •  6h 54m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Paris Orly (ORY) OPO - ORY
  2. Take the train from Massy-TGV to Le Mans

91€ - 252€

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  7h 24m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Paris CDG (CDG) OPO - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Le Mans

111€ - 272€

Fly to Rennes, train  •  10h 38m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Rennes (RNS) OPO - RNS
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Le Mans

125€ - 431€

Bus, train via Bayonne  •  19h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Bayonne
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Le Mans Tgv / ...

175€ - 256€

Bus, train  •  23h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Tours
  2. Take the train from Tours to Le Mans Ter

78€ - 111€

Bus, train #2  •  24h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto to Tours
  2. Take the train from Tours to Le Mans Ter

89€ - 134€

Train, night train  •  20h 36m

  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
  4. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Le Mans Tgv / ...

202€ - 312€

Drive  •  13h 25m

  1. Drive from Porto to Le Mans 1435.4 km

160€ - 250€

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The cheapest way to get from Porto to Le Mans is to bus and train which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 23h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Le Mans is to fly and train which costs 80€ - 550€ and takes 6h 32m.

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No, there is no direct train from Porto to Le Mans. However, there are services departing from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas and arriving at Le Mans via Coimbra, Hendaye and Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 36m.

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The distance between Porto and Le Mans is 1032 km. The road distance is 1435.4 km.

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The best way to get from Porto to Le Mans without a car is to bus and train via Bayonne which takes 19h 47m and costs 170€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 6h 32m to get from Porto to Le Mans, including transfers.

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Porto to Le Mans train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas station.

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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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Le Mans is 1h ahead of Porto. It is currently 5:31 PM in Porto and 6:31 PM in Le Mans.

Porto to Le Mans train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Le Mans station.

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Map of how to get from Porto to Le Mans.
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  • Distance: 1032.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 32m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Le Mans, France?

There is no direct connection from Porto to Le Mans. However, you can take the subway to Aeroporto, take the walk to Porto airport, fly to Nantes, take the walk to Nantes-Atlantique, take the bus to Gare Sud, take the walk to Nantes, then take the train to Le Mans. Alternatively, you can take the subway to Aeroporto, take the walk to Porto airport, fly to Paris Orly, take the walk to Orly 4, take the bus to Antony, take the walk to Antony, take the train to Massy Palaiseau, take the walk to Massy-TGV, then take the train to Le Mans.

Airlines
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Porto to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 370€
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 380€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Porto to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 180€
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 200€
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 160€
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
29€ - 160€
Flights from Porto to Rennes via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 390€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 320€
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 220€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
Flights from Porto to Rennes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 480€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 220€
Flights from Porto to Rennes via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 600€
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€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 350€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 410€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 500€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
140€ - 360€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Tours St Symphorien
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
26€ - 150€
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 Nantes to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
50€ - 60€
1st Class
50€ - 65€
Train from Rennes to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
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 Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 55€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
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€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nantes to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
22€ - 35€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 50€
Train from Tours to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 30€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
Rail 1st Class
21€ - 30€
Train from Rennes to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
20€ - 29€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 45€
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
24€ - 35€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 50€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Nantes to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 95€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Massy-TGV to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 100€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Rennes to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
Transportes Barquense
Phone
(+351) 258 454 303
Email
info@barquense.com
Website
barquense.pt
Bus from Porto to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
13h 2m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Schedules at
barquense.pt
Bus from Porto to Tours
Ave. Duration
21h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Schedules at
barquense.pt
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto to Tours
Ave. Duration
22h 36m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
iberocoach.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Le Mans is 1435 km. It takes approximately 13h 25m to drive from Porto to Le Mans.

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

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There are 64+ hotels available in Le Mans. 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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