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There are 5 ways to get from Porto to Valença by train, bus, taxi, car, subway or towncar

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Train  •  1h 50m

  1. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Valenca 855 / ...

9€ - 15€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Valenca RedeExpressos / ...

6€ - 17€

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1h 9m

  1. Take a taxi from Porto to Valença 115.5 km

80€ - 100€

Drive  •  1h 9m

  1. Drive from Porto to Valença 115.5 km

13€ - 20€

Subway, towncar  •  2h 7m

  1. Take the subway from Trindade to Aeroporto E
  2. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Valença

111€ - 142€

Porto to Valença by trains

The train journey time between Porto and Valença is around 1h 55m and covers a distance of around 129 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 41m. Operated by Comboios De Portugal and Renfe Viajeros, the Porto to Valença train service departs from Porto - Campanha and arrives in Valenca. Typically 48 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 55m
Fastest train time:
1h 41m
Trains per week:
48
Cheapest price:
9€
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:05
Last train departs at:
21:03

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Porto to Valença train schedules

Porto → Valença
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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


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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 Valença is 808 24 24 24.

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

The social distance requirement in Valença 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: 9 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Porto to Valença is to bus which costs 6€ - 17€ and takes 2h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Valença is to taxi which costs 80€ - 100€ and takes 1h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Porto and arriving at Valenca. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Porto - Campanha and arriving at Valenca. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 50m.

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The distance between Porto and Valença is 98 km. The road distance is 115.5 km.

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The best way to get from Porto to Valença without a car is to train which takes 1h 50m and costs 9€ - 15€.

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The train from Porto - Campanha to Valenca takes 1h 50m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Porto to Valença bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Porto station.

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Porto to Valença train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Porto - Campanha station.

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The best way to get from Porto to Valença is to train which takes 1h 50m and costs 9€ - 15€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 6€ - 17€ and takes 2h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Porto to Valença.
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  • Distance: 97.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 50m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Valença, Portugal?

Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Porto - Campanha to Valenca every 4 hours. Tickets cost 9€ - 13€ and the journey takes 1h 50m. Renfe Viajeros also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Porto to Valenca every 3 hours. Tickets cost 10€ - 13€ and the journey takes 2h 30m. Two other operators also service this route.

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 Porto - Campanha to Valenca
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
9€ - 13€
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Porto - Campanha to Valenca
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Metro do Porto
Phone
+351 22 508 1000
Email
metro@metro-porto.pt
Website
metrodoporto.pt
Subway from Trindade to Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 2€
Website
Metro do Porto
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 Valenca
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Auto Viação do Minho
Phone
258 800 340
Email
geral@avminho.pt
Website
avminho.pt
Bus from Porto — Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal to Valença
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Schedules at
avminho.pt
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Oporto to Valença Do Minho
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Porto Airport to Valença
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
110€ - 140€
More information at
VMTransfers
Taxi from Porto to Valença
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Estimated price
80€ - 100€
Taxis Invicta
Phone
+351 225 076 400
Website
taxisinvicta.com
RadiTaxis
Phone
+351 225 073 900
Porto Taxi
Phone
+351 302 099 910
Website
portotaxi.com

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Porto to Valença bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Valenca station.

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Porto to Valença train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Valenca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Valença is 115 km. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from Porto to Valença.

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