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There are 10 ways to get from Porto to Lindau by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Zurich, train  •  7h 58m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Zurich (ZRH) OPO - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Flughafen to Bregenz

72€ - 210€

Cheapest option

Fly to Memmingen, train  •  8h 9m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Memmingen (FMM) OPO - FMM
  2. Take the train from Memmingen to Lindau-Reutin

60€ - 284€

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Fly to Basel, train  •  9h 5m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Basel (BSL) OPO - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Friedrichshafen Stadt

87€ - 317€

Fly to Munich, train  •  9h 15m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Munich (MUC) OPO - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Lindau-Reutin

81€ - 235€

Fly to Geneva, train  •  11h 20m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Geneva (GVA) OPO - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Zürich HB
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Bregenz

147€ - 325€

Bus, train via Bayonne  •  26h 34m

  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 l'Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf Re / ...

278€ - 423€

Train  •  33h 24m

  1. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar Ic
  2. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Barcelona-Sants Alv
  3. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Zuerich Hb Tgv
  5. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Bregenz Ec

305€ - 435€

Bus  •  36h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Zurich Bus Station N1157
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Lindau

131€ - 165€

Bus, train  •  36h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto to Zürich
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Bregenz Ec

125€ - 189€

Drive  •  20h 11m

  1. Drive from Porto to Lindau 2110.7 km

240€ - 360€

Porto to Lindau by train

The train journey time between Porto and Lindau is around 3 days 0h and covers a distance of around 3322 km. The fastest train normally takes 3 days 0h. Operated by Renfe Viajeros, Renfe SNCF, TGV inOui and others, the Porto to Lindau train service departs from Porto - Campanha and arrives in Lindau Hbf. Typically two trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3 days 0h
Fastest train time:
3 days 0h
Trains per week:
2
Cheapest price:
305€
Carbon emissions:
175 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:13
Last train departs at:
08:13

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Porto to Lindau train schedules

Portugal → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Portugal

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from Albania, Andorra, Australia, China, Falkland Islands, Hong Kong, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Portugal

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Azores, Madeira in Portugal
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Mayotte, French Guiana, Guadeloupe
Finland: Satakunta, Uusimaa, Varsinais-Suomi
Norway: Innlandet
Portugal: Azores, Madeira

This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Belgium, Denmark, France, Greece, Ireland, Latvia, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Germany

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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 Germany from Portugal is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lindau is 116 117.

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

The social distance requirement in Lindau is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

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

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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The cheapest way to get from Porto to Lindau is to fly and train which costs 60€ - 290€ and takes 8h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Lindau is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 210€ and takes 7h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Porto to Lindau. However, there are services departing from Porto and arriving at Lindau via Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36h 26m.

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No, there is no direct train from Porto to Lindau. However, there are services departing from Porto - Campanha and arriving at Lindau Hbf via Vigo Guixar, Barcelona-Sants, Paris Gare De Lyon, Zuerich Hb and Bregenz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h 24m.

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It is 1614 km from Porto to Lindau. It is approximately 2110.7 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Porto to Lindau without a car is to bus and train via Bayonne which takes 26h 34m and costs 270€ - 430€.

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It takes approximately 7h 58m to get from Porto to Lindau, including transfers.

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

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Porto to Lindau train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Porto - Campanha station.

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The best way to get from Porto to Lindau is to train which takes 33h 24m and costs 300€ - 440€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 130€ - 170€ and takes 36h 26m.

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  • Distance: 1614 km
  • Duration: 7h 58m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Lindau, Bavaria, Germany?

You can take a train from Porto to Lindau via Vigo Guixar, Barcelona-Sants, Paris Gare De Lyon, Zuerich Hb, and Bregenz in around 33h 24m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Porto to Lindau via Zurich in around 36h 26m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Porto to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 230€
Flights from Porto to Basel
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 270€
Flights from Porto to Basel via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
35€ - 270€
Flights from Porto to Munich via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 230€
Flights from Porto to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
Flights from Porto to Geneva via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 320€
Flights from Porto to Zurich via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 320€
Flights from Porto to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 480€
Flights from Porto to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
Flights from Porto to Geneva via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 350€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Porto to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 320€
Flights from Porto to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 500€
Flights from Porto to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
Flights from Porto to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 350€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Zurich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 280€
Flights from Porto to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 600€
Flights from Porto to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 370€
Flights from Porto to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 390€
Flights from Porto to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 480€
Flights from Porto to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 480€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Porto to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
35€ - 230€
Flights from Porto to Munich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 220€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Flights from Porto to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Munich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 480€
Flights from Porto to Geneva via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 210€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Memmingen
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Porto to Memmingen via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to Munich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 480€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Geneva via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 280€
Train operators
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 Zuerich Flughafen to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 65€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
70€ - 130€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
DB ZugBus RAB GmbH
Website
zugbus-rab.de
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
DB ZugBus RAB
Schedules at
SBB
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 to Lindau-Reutin
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Memmingen to Lindau-Reutin
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Lindau-Reutin
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Memmingen to Lindau-Reutin
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Paris l'Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Paris l'Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 130€
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
95€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 130€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Guixar to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
13h 53m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
75€ - 95€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
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
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Porto to Zurich Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
95€ - 120€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Zurich to Lindau
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto to Zürich
Ave. Duration
33h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
iberocoach.com

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The quickest flight from Porto Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Porto to Lindau bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, arrive at Lindau station.

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Lindau is 1h ahead of Porto. It is currently 6:35 PM in Porto and 7:35 PM in Lindau.

Porto to Lindau train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Bregenz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Lindau is 2111 km. It takes approximately 20h 11m to drive from Porto to Lindau.

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easyJet, Lufthansa, Air Europa and three other airlines offer flights from Porto Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 136+ hotels available in Lindau. 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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