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There are 8 ways to get from Porto to Piacenza by plane, shuttle, 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.

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Fly to Milan Malpensa, shuttle  •  7h 2m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) OPO - MXP
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Malpensa Airport Terminal 1 to Piacenza

€49 - €312

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Bergamo, shuttle  •  6h 58m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) OPO - BGY
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Piacenza

€46 - €237

6 alternative options

Fly to Milan Linate  •  8h 27m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Milan Linate (LIN) OPO - LIN

€78 - €272

Fly to Bologna, train  •  8h 13m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Bologna (BLQ) OPO - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Piacenza

€78 - €218

Train  •  33h 3m

  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 Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  4. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve Ter / ...
  5. Take the train from Geneve to Milano Centrale Ec
  6. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Piacenza Ic / ...

€274 - €467

Bus, train  •  33h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Chambéry
  2. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Milano P.Garibaldi Tgv
  3. Take the train from Milano Greco Pirelli to Piacenza R38 / ...

€145 - €178

Bus  •  34h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto to Nice
  2. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Savona 404
  3. Take the bus from Savona to Piacenza Viale S. Ambrogio

Drive  •  18h 36m

  1. Drive from Porto to Piacenza 1977 km

€240 - €360

Porto to Piacenza by train

The train journey time between Porto and Piacenza is around 3 days 4h and covers a distance of around 2754 km. The fastest train normally takes 3 days 4h. Operated by Renfe Viajeros, Renfe SNCF, SNCF and others, the Porto to Piacenza train service departs from Porto - Campanha and arrives in Piacenza. Typically only one train runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3 days 4h
Fastest train time:
3 days 4h
Trains per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€278
Carbon emissions:
145 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 Piacenza train schedules

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International entry into Italy from Portugal

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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Portugal

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from 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 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Piacenza is 1500.

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

The social distance requirement in Piacenza is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

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

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Porto to Piacenza is to fly and shuttle, which costs €45 - €240 and takes 6h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Piacenza is to fly and shuttle which costs €45 - €240 and takes 6h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Porto to Piacenza. However, there are services departing from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto and arriving at Piacenza Viale S. Ambrogio via Nice Airport, Savona FS and Savona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Porto to Piacenza. However, there are services departing from Porto - Campanha and arriving at Piacenza via Vigo Guixar, Barcelona-Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, Geneve and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h 3m.

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The distance between Porto and Piacenza is 1544 km. The road distance is 1977 km.

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The best way to get from Porto to Piacenza without a car is to train which takes 33h 3m and costs €270 - €470.

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It takes approximately 7h 2m to get from Porto to Piacenza, including transfers.

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Porto to Piacenza bus services, operated by Iberocoach, depart from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto station.

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

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The best way to get from Porto to Piacenza is to fly which takes 8h 27m and costs €75 - €280. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €270 - €470 and takes 33h 3m, you could also bus, which costs and takes 34h 13m.

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Map of how to get from Porto to Piacenza.
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  • Distance: 1544.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 2m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Piacenza, Italy?

Lufthansa, Air France and 14 other airlines fly from Porto to Piacenza hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Porto to Piacenza via Vigo Guixar, Barcelona-Sants, Lyon Part Dieu, Geneve, and Milano Centrale in around 33h 3m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€17 - €95
Flights from Porto to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€17 - €150
Flights from Porto to Milan Bergamo via Malaga
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€17 - €150
Flights from Porto to Milan Bergamo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€17 - €150
Flights from Porto to Milan Bergamo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€17 - €150
Flights from Porto to Milan Bergamo via Valencia
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€17 - €150
Flights from Porto to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €160
Flights from Porto to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €160
Flights from Porto to Bologna via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €160
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €650
Flights from Porto to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €700
Flights from Porto to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €350
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €320
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €320
Flights from Porto to Milan Linate via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €440
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €260
Flights from Porto to Bologna via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€55 - €270
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €320
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€75 - €240
Flights from Porto to Milan Linate via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €750
Flights from Porto to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Linate via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €320
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€19 - €160
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €310
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €1100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€130 - €900
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Piacenza
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Train from Milano Centrale to Piacenza
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€5 - €9
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€5 - €9
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Piacenza
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €20
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Milano Centrale to Piacenza
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€9 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€9 - €13
Base Standard
€23 - €35
Base Premium
€29 - €45
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Piacenza
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €21
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€18 - €21
Train from Milano Centrale to Piacenza
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€5 - €11
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €11
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 Bologna Centrale to Piacenza
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€100 - €180
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€20 - €29
Rail 1st Class
€30 - €45
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 Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €45
1st Class
€35 - €45
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Milano P.Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€60 - €75
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€60 - €70
1st Class
€60 - €75
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Greco Pirelli to Piacenza
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenord
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Malpensa Airport Terminal 1 to Piacenza
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€30 - €180
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€31 - €34
Private
€95 - €180
Shuttle from Orio al Serio Airport to Piacenza
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€30 - €160
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€30 - €33
Private
€85 - €160
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 Chambéry
Ave. Duration
26h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€75 - €95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nice Airport to Savona
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto to Nice
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
iberocoach.com
Satam Bus
Phone
+39 0871 344969
Email
satam@gruppolapanoramica.it
Website
satambus.it
Bus from Savona to Piacenza Viale S. Ambrogio
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
satambus.it

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

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Porto to Piacenza bus services, operated by Satam Bus, arrive at Piacenza Viale S. Ambrogio station.

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Piacenza is 1h ahead of Porto. It is currently 7:29 AM in Porto and 8:29 AM in Piacenza.

Porto to Piacenza train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Piacenza station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Piacenza is 1977 km. It takes approximately 18h 36m to drive from Porto to Piacenza.

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Ryanair, Wizz Air, Air Europa and six other airlines offer flights from Porto Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Piacenza. 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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