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There are 6 ways to get from Porto to Rwanda by plane, car or train

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Fly Porto to Kigali  •  15h 22m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Kigali (KGL) OPO - KGL

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Fly Porto to Kamembe  •  16h 37m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Kamembe (KME) OPO - KME

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Fly Porto to Goma  •  20h 18m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Goma (GOM) OPO - GOM

Fly Porto to Bujumbura, drive  •  19h 38m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Bujumbura (BJM) OPO - BJM
  2. Drive from Bujumbura to Butare

Train to Lisbon, fly to Kigali  •  18h 20m

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Lisboa - Oriente
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Kigali (KGL) LIS - KGL

Drive  •  5 days 18h

  1. Drive from Porto to Kigali 10993.1 km

Porto (OPO) to Kigali (KGL) flights

The flight time between Porto (OPO) and Kigali (KGL) is around 12h 45m and covers a distance of around 6197 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 52m. The fastest flight normally takes 12h 5m. Services are operated by Turkish Airlines, KLM, Brussels Airlines and others. Typically nine flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
10h 52m
Layover time:
1h 52m
Total time:
12h 45m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
12h 5m
Flight distance:
6197 km
Flights per week:
9
Cheapest price:
$341
Carbon emissions:
1256 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
05:00
Last flight departs at:
16:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Porto (OPO) to Kigali (KGL) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Rwanda

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Rwanda. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Rwanda.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Rwanda.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Rwanda due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Rwanda

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Rwanda from June 2.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Rwanda

Limited international flights leaving Portugal began to resume from June 15.

Last updated: October 14 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Porto to Rwanda is to fly which costs €210 - €480 and takes 16h 37m.

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The fastest way to get from Porto to Rwanda is to fly which takes 15h 22m and costs €290 - €650.

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The distance between Porto and Rwanda is 6183 km. The road distance is 10993.1 km.

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It takes approximately 15h 22m to get from Porto to Rwanda, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Porto Airport to Kigali Airport. The quickest flight takes 12h 5m and has one stopover.

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Rwanda is 1h ahead of Porto. It is currently 11:51 PM in Porto and 12:51 AM in Rwanda.

Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Rwanda is 10993 km. It takes approximately 5 days 18h to drive from Porto to Rwanda.

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Brussels Airlines, Rwandair Express, Turkish Airlines and KLM offer flights from Porto Airport to Kigali Airport.

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There are 150+ hotels available in Rwanda. Prices start at $100 USD 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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Map of how to get from Porto to Rwanda.
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  • Distance: 6182.5 km
  • Duration: 15h 22m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Rwanda?

Turkish Airlines, KLM and two other airlines fly from Porto to Kigali once daily.

Airlines
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Goma via Paris CDG, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Porto to Goma via Geneva, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Flights from Porto to Goma via London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Porto to Goma via Brussels, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Porto to Goma via Istanbul, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Porto to Goma via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Porto to Bujumbura via Paris CDG, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Porto to Bujumbura via London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Porto to Bujumbura via Geneva, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,400
Flights from Porto to Bujumbura via Brussels, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,500
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from Porto to Kigali via Brussels
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $750
Flights from Porto to Goma via Brussels, Kigali
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Porto to Bujumbura via Brussels, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,500
Flights from Lisbon to Kigali via Brussels
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Porto to Kamembe via Brussels, Kigali
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Flights from Porto to Kamembe via Istanbul, Kigali
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Porto to Kamembe via Amsterdam Schiphol, Kigali
Ave. Duration
26h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Porto to Bujumbura via Brussels, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,500
Flights from Lisbon to Kigali via Munich, Cairo
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Lisbon to Kigali via Frankfurt, Cairo
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Lisbon to Kigali via Madrid, Cairo
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Lisbon to Kigali via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Kigali via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Lisbon to Kigali via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Porto to Goma via Paris CDG, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Porto to Bujumbura via Paris CDG, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Bujumbura via Brussels
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Flights from Lisbon to Kigali via Brussels
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Bujumbura via Frankfurt, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,500
Flights from Porto to Bujumbura via Brussels, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,500
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
+351 808 109 110
Email
apoiocliente@cp.pt
Website
cp.pt
Train from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
$27 - $40

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