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Travel Information between London and Porto

distanceDistance819 miles (1321 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $101
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $2 (€2) • 40 h 24 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $86 (€81) • 2 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or wizz air uk

Travel 819 miles (1321 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train from London to Porto. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $2 (€2). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or wizz air uk among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Porto.

Travel Tips: Travel from London to Porto

Travel Tips: Travel to Porto easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Porto.

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Porto, Portugal is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from United Kingdom enter Portugal?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Porto from London?

Conditions of entry into Portugal:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Porto, Portugal?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Portugal has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

This information was last checked on 11/17/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Porto from London.

The current restriction level for returning to London, United Kingdom from Portugal is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter London, United Kingdom from Porto, Portugal?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to London from Porto?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to London from Porto here.

There are 4 ways to travel between London and Porto including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel from London to Porto is by taking a train with an average price of $2 (€2).

This is compared to other travel options to Porto:

A train is $98 (€93) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from London to Porto costing on average $101 (€95).

A train is generally $84 (€79) less than a flight for the same trip. Taking a flight costs on average $86 (€81) from London to Porto.

The fastest way from London to Porto is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h 20 min.

There are alternative travel options to Porto that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 33 h 55 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 40 h 24 min   on average.

Porto is approximately 819 miles (1321 km) away from London.

The average frequency per day from London to Porto is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • 2 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from London to Porto as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from London to Porto:

  • Flights mostly depart from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Porto Airport.
  • Trains most often depart from London at London Victoria and arrive in Porto at Porto - Campanha.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Porto:

  • You can travel by bus to Porto from London with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus London to Porto tickets for $101 (€95) on Omio.
  • You can go to Porto from London by plane with wizz air uk. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $86 (€81) with wizz air uk from London to Porto on Omio.
Your trip from London to Porto doesn't have to end in Porto. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Lisbon, Madrid or Paris. If you’d like to add Lisbon, Madrid or Paris to your London to Porto tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Porto today!

Before traveling from London to Porto, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $101 (€95) one way on average for this trip.
  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $86 (€81) one way on average.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $2 (€2) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking London to Porto tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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