There are 5 ways to get from Sintra to Porto by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Portela de Sintra to Lisboa Oriente Regional / ...
  2. Take the train from Lisboa Oriente to Vila Nova de Gaia Intercity

$25 - $55

Cheapest option

Train, fly  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Portela de Sintra to Lisboa Roma-Areeiro
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Porto (OPO) LIS - OPO

$14 - $81

3 alternative options

Bus Rede Expressos  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa to Porto

$24 - $32

Bus Autna  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon to Porto

$28 - $42

Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Sintra to Porto 207.8 miles

$45 - $70

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

You can take a train from Sintra to Porto via Lisboa Oriente in around 3 h 59 min. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Sintra to Porto hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $28 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $150
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $100
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Portela de Sintra to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$3 - $5
1st Class
$3 - $5
Train from Lisboa Oriente to Vila Nova de Gaia
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Portela de Sintra to Lisboa Roma-Areeiro
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$3 - $5
1st Class
$2 - $4
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa to Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Autna
Phone
+34 (0) 986 288 030
Email
autna@autna.com
Website
autna.com
Bus from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
autna.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sintra and Porto is 269 km. The road distance is 332 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sintra to Porto is to bus which costs 20€ - 28€ and takes 4 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Sintra to Porto is to train and fly which takes 3 h 8 min and costs 11€ - 70€.

No, there is no direct train from Sintra to Porto. However, there are services departing from Portela de Sintra and arriving at Vila Nova de Gaia via Lisboa Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 59 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Sintra to Porto, including transfers.