Transportation

Transportation

Espinho is easily accessed by any means of transportation. Both the main railway and highway goes through the city.

From Porto

Porto International Airport is located 25 kilometers from Espinho and therefore the best choice for flying to the event. There is a metro leaving from the airport three times an hour starting at 06:00 in the morning til 00:35 at night. The easiest way is to get off at Campanhã and there change to a train towards Espinho.

On the airport you should by a z6 ticket (this covers both the metro ride and the train) and costs from Porto Airport all the way to Espinho 2.65 Euros. Don’t forget to validate your ticket before entering the metro and/or the train!. They check and the fines are expensive!

More information about the Metro in the Porto area can be found at www.metrodoporto.pt

Trains leave from the stations Campanhã and São Bento and will take from 17 minutes up to 30 minutes, depending on number of stations served on the way, at a cost of 1.70 Euros. These cheap trains are called suburb and have the final destination Ovar or Aveiro. You can buy the tickets in one of the machines or at the ticket office of the two stations.

From Lisbon and other cities in Portugal

Espinho train station is served by the main railway in Portugal and is generous with connections. If you are flying to Lisbon airport, 260 kilometers from Espinho, there are many trains departing stopping in Espinho. From Lisbon the ride takes 2 hours and 40 minutes and with prices starting at 23 Euros. More information about the Trains in Portugal can be found at www.cp.pt

More information:

Porto International airport http://www.ana.pt/portal/page/portal/ANA/AEROPORTO_PORTO/
Lisbon International airport http://www.ana.pt/portal/page/portal/ANA/AEROPORTO_LISBOA/

Driving

If you are driving to Espinho there are some main highways passing very close to the city. A1 and A29 will bring you to the event fast and easily.