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There are 6 ways to get from Porto to Messines-Alte by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Lisboa - Oriente Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Lisboa - Oriente to Messines-Alte Ic

€41 - €57

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Lisboa Sete Rios RedeExpressos / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to S B Messines RedeExpressos

€27 - €34

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Drive  •  4h 45m

  1. Drive from Porto to Messines-Alte 507.6 km

€55 - €90

Fly Porto to Faro, train  •  5h 13m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Faro (FAO) OPO - FAO
  2. Take the train from Faro to Messines-Alte

€28 - €101

Fly Porto to Lisbon, train  •  6h 19m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Lisbon (LIS) OPO - LIS
  2. Take the train from Lisboa - Oriente to Messines-Alte

€50 - €153

Train to Lisbon, fly to Faro, train  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Lisboa - Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Faro (FAO) LIS - FAO
  3. Take the train from Faro to Messines-Alte

€68 - €197

Porto to Messines-Alte by train

The train journey time between Porto and Messines-Alte is around 6h 20m and covers a distance of around 577 km. The fastest train normally takes 6h 9m. Operated by Comboios De Portugal, the Porto to Messines-Alte train service departs from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas and arrives in Messines-Alte. Typically 21 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
6h 20m
Fastest train time:
6h 9m
Trains per week:
21
Cheapest price:
€41
Carbon emissions:
30 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:37
Last train departs at:
14:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Porto to Messines-Alte train schedules

Porto → Messines-Alte
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Rules to follow in Portugal

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Observe COVID-19 safety rules
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Inter-regional travel is permitted
Regional restriction measures in place
Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

COVID-19 help in Portugal

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 808 24 24 24

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Portugal.

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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 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Messines-Alte is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Messines-Alte is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Messines-Alte is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 808 24 24 24.

Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Porto to Messines-Alte is to bus which costs €26 - €35 and takes 7h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Messines-Alte is to drive which costs €55 - €90 and takes 4h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Porto to Messines-Alte. However, there are services departing from Porto and arriving at S B Messines via Lisboa Sete Rios. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 24m.

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No, there is no direct train from Porto to Messines-Alte. However, there are services departing from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas and arriving at Messines-Alte via Lisboa - Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 34m.

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The distance between Porto and Messines-Alte is 434 km. The road distance is 507.6 km.

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The best way to get from Porto to Messines-Alte without a car is to train which takes 6h 34m and costs €40 - €60.

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It takes approximately 6h 34m to get from Porto to Messines-Alte, including transfers.

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Porto to Messines-Alte bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Porto station.

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Porto to Messines-Alte 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 Messines-Alte is to train which takes 6h 34m and costs €40 - €60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €26 - €35 and takes 7h 24m.

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Map of how to get from Porto to Messines-Alte.
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  • Distance: 433.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 34m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Messines-Alte, Portugal?

You can take a train from Porto to Messines-Alte via Lisboa - Oriente in around 6h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Porto to Messines-Alte via Lisboa Sete Rios and S B Messines in around 7h 24m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €180
Flights from Lisbon to Faro
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €150
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Faro
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€22 - €140
Train operators
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 Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€23 - €35
Train from Lisboa - Oriente to Messines-Alte
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€18 - €25
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€18 - €25
Train from Faro to Messines-Alte
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€3 - €6
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€3 - €6
Bus operators
Rede Expressos

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto to Lisboa Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to S B Messines
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto to Lisboa Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €18
Schedules at
Citi Express

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The quickest flight from Porto Airport to Faro Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Porto to Messines-Alte bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at S B Messines station.

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Porto to Messines-Alte train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Messines-Alte station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Messines-Alte is 508 km. It takes approximately 4h 45m to drive from Porto to Messines-Alte.

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Ryanair offers flights from Porto Airport to Faro Airport.

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There are 449+ hotels available in Messines-Alte. 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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