ARRIVING TO PORTO and ALFANDEGA CONGRESS CENTRE

Porto is located 300km north of Lisbon, in a privileged geographical position with access to the main European capitals. A good public transport network (bus, underground and taxi) connects the Metropolitan Area of Porto.

BY PLANE

The International Airport of Porto (Francisco Sá Carneiro), located 15km from the city, is a modern infrastructure, holder of several international awards. It serves 60 destinations operating with the main regular airlines. At the moment, Easy Jet has direct flights to Porto from Basel, Geneve, London, Lyon, Paris and Toulouse. Please, check their website for updates on additional flights.

BY METRO

From the Porto Airport take Metro Line E in direction to Estádio do Dragão. At Trindade metro station change to Line D in direction to D. João II. Leave metro at S. Bento metro station. At São Bento Railway station take bus 500 in the direction of Matosinhos (Mercado). Leave the bus at Alfândega bus stop and follow the sign to Ponte da Arrábida (Arrábida Bridge). You can also walk down from “Trindade” to “Alfandega” - 20 minutes walk. From São Bento, it is 15 minute walk.

Metro website

Itinerarium System

BY TRAIN

Porto is served by numerous trains with national and international connections. There are several daily connections to Lisbon and the rest of the country.

From the Campanhã Railway Station take Metro Line A, B, C or E in direction of Senhora da Hora. At Trindade metro station change to Line D in the direction to D. João II. Leave at S. Bento Railway station and take bus 500 in the direction of Matosinhos (Mercado). Leave the bus at Alfândega bus stop and follow the sign to Ponte da Arrábida (Arrábida Bridge).

BY CAR

Porto and the north of Portugal are served by a modern road network allowing visitors from north of Spain, Algarve and Lisbon an easy access by highway.

Highway A1 arriving from Lisboa: After crossing the Arrábida Bridge exit at Campo Alegre. At the first set of traffic lights turn right (direction Porto Centro / Palácio de Cristal). Turn at the 1st street on your right side (direction Alfândega Congress Centre and Exhibitions). Turn at your right at the traffic lights to D. Pedro V Street; at the end of the street turn left and keep going for another kilometer. Alfândega Congress Centre will be at your right hand side.

BY TAXI

RADI TAXI, tel 00351 22 507 3900‎ www.raditaxis.pt; Contact: www.raditaxis.pt/contatos.html; Click here for APP

TAXIS INVICTA, tel 00351 22 507 6400 http://taxisporto.com; Contact:http://taxisporto.com/index.php?page=contacts; Click here for APP

BY BOAT

The Leixões International Cruises Terminal /APDL Port located a few kilometres from Porto city centre welcomes cruiseships from many parts of the world.

USEFUL WEBSITES

www.transport.pt

Trains of Portugal: 808 208 208 CP-Comboios de Portugal

Buses: Rede-Expressos

Underground/Metro: Metro do Porto