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There are 5 ways to get from Vigo to Porto by train, bus, rideshare, car or towncar

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Train  •  2h 22m

  1. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Porto - Campanha Ic

14€ - 18€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the rideshare from Vigo to Porto 146.4 km

10€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Vigo to Porto, Porto 1783 / ...

11€ - 20€

Drive  •  1h 31m

  1. Drive from Vigo to Porto 145.3 km

14€ - 21€

Towncar  •  3h 14m

  1. Take a town car from Vigo to Porto Airport 149.7 km

146€ - 178€

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The cheapest way to get from Vigo to Porto is to rideshare which costs 10€ and takes 1h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Vigo to Porto is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1h 31m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Vigo and arriving at Porto, Porto. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 40m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vigo Guixar and arriving at Porto - Campanha. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 22m.

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The distance between Vigo and Porto is 121 km. The road distance is 145.3 km.

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The best way to get from Vigo to Porto without a car is to train which takes 2h 22m and costs 14€ - 18€.

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The train from Vigo Guixar to Porto - Campanha takes 2h 22m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Vigo to Porto bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Vigo station.

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Vigo to Porto train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Vigo Guixar station.

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The best way to get from Vigo to Porto is to train which takes 2h 22m and costs 14€ - 18€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 11€ - 20€ and takes 2h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Vigo to Porto.
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  • Distance: 120.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 22m

What companies run services between Vigo, Spain and Porto, Portugal?

Renfe Viajeros operates a train from Vigo Guixar to Porto - Campanha once daily. Tickets cost 14€ - 18€ and the journey takes 2h 22m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Vigo to Porto, Porto 5 times a day. Tickets cost 11€ - 14€ and the journey takes 2h 40m. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
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 Vigo Guixar to Porto - Campanha
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vigo to Porto, Porto
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Vigo to Oporto
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
alsa.com
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 Vigo to Porto, Casa da Musica
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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rede-expressos.pt
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Vigo to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
10€
Book at
blablacar.es
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Vigo to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
140€ - 180€
More information at
VMTransfers

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Vigo to Porto bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Porto, Porto station.

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Porto is 1h behind Vigo. It is currently 2:29 PM in Vigo and 1:29 PM in Porto.

Vigo to Porto train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Porto - Campanha station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vigo to Porto is 145 km. It takes approximately 1h 31m to drive from Vigo to Porto.

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Book your Vigo to Porto bus tickets online with FlixBus, Omio and Busbud.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Vigo and Porto. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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