There are 6 ways to get from Porto to Serra da Estrela by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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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Train, taxi  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Coimbra-B
  2. Take the train from Coimbra-B to Nelas
  3. Take a taxi from Nelas to Serra da Estrela

$56 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus Citi Express  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Covilhã L01

$36 - $46

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Coimbra-B Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Coimbra to Loriga 20

$41 - $58

Bus via Viseu  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Viseu Centro
  2. Take the bus from Viseu to Covilhã

$49 - $66

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Porto to Serra da Estrela 119.5 miles

$27 - $40

Bus, fly, taxi  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Vila Real
  2. Fly from Vila Real (VRL) to Viseu (VSE) VRL - VSE
  3. Take a taxi from Viseu to Serra da Estrela

$98 - $291

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The cheapest way to get from Porto to Serra da Estrela is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Serra da Estrela is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Porto and Serra da Estrela is 124 km. The road distance is 191.2 km.

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The best way to get from Porto to Serra da Estrela without a car is to train and taxi which takes 3 h 54 min and costs 45€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Porto to Serra da Estrela, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Vila Real Airport to Viseu Airport is the direct flight which takes 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Serra da Estrela is 191 km. It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to drive from Porto to Serra da Estrela.

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Sevenair offers flights from Vila Real Airport to Viseu Airport.

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There are 265+ hotels available in Serra da Estrela. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Porto to Serra da Estrela.
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  • Distance: 77.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 54 min

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Serra da Estrela, Portugal?

Citi Express operates a bus from Porto to Serra da Estrela 5 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 47 min.

Airlines
Sevenair
Website
fly.sevenair.com
Flights from Vila Real to Viseu
Ave. Duration
10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$17 - $190
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional 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 train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$11 - $18
Train from Coimbra-B to Nelas
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$7 - $12
Bus operators
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
citiexpress.eu
Bus from Porto to Covilhã
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
citiexpress.eu
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Coimbra to Loriga
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Transportes Barquense
Phone
(+351) 258 454 303
Email
info@barquense.com
Website
barquense.com
Bus from Porto to Viseu
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
barquense.com
Rodonorte
Phone
+ 351 259 340 710
Email
geral@rodonorte.pt
Website
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Viseu to Covilhã
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Porto to Vila Real
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
rodonorte.pt
Other operators
Taxi from Nelas to Serra da Estrela
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50

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