How to travel from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães

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Travel Information between Viana do Castelo and Guimarães

distanceDistance32 miles (52 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$5 - $7
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $5 (€4) • 2 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $7 (€6) • 2 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRede Expressos or Comboios De Portugal

Travel 32 miles (52 km) by train or bus from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Rede Expressos or Comboios De Portugal among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães.

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from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães

How to get from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
bus

The best way to travel from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Rede Expressos
08:45AM2h05
Viana do Castelo
10:50AMGuimarães, Alameda Dr. Mariano Felgueiras
$91One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Rede Expressos
08:45AM2h05
Viana do Castelo
10:50AMGuimarães, Alameda Dr. Mariano Felgueiras
$91One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
R - Regional
06:42AM1h51
Viana do Castelo
08:33AMCovas Halt
$101One-way
1 transfer
Other options
IR - InterRegional
10:08AM3h28
Viana do Castelo
01:36PMCovas Halt
$111One-way
2 transfers
U - Urban
10:14AM3h27
Areia-Darque
01:41PMEstação Ferroviária de Guimarães
$111One-way
2 transfers
IR - InterRegional
08:03AM3h30
Viana do Castelo
11:33AMCovas Halt
$111One-way
2 transfers
FlixBus
10:40AM3h25
Viana do Castelo
02:05PMGuimarães, Alameda Dr. Mariano Felgueiras
$151One-way
1 transfer
Rede Expressos
05:30PM2h20
Viana do Castelo
07:50PMGuimarães, Alameda Dr. Mariano Felgueiras
$91One-way
1 transfer
FlixBus
07:40AM4h05
Viana do Castelo
11:45AMGuimarães, Alameda Dr. Mariano Felgueiras
$151One-way
1 transfer

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Travel between Viana do Castelo and Guimarães on Comboios De Portugal travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Comboios Portugal (CP) is the main travel company in Portugal operating medium and long-distance train services operating across Portugal. CP train types include International (IN) which connect Portugal with Spain and France; Alfa Pendular (AP) operating high-speed trains up to 220 km/h between Porto, Lisbon and Faro; Intercidades, long-distance trains operating up to 200km/h; Inter-Regional (IR), which offer medium distance services; and Regional, CP's local services. There are two types of fares available for CP trains: Promo (booked 5-60 days in advance and non-refundable) and Normal (refundable for a fee) available for both 1st and 2nd class tickets. Take a travel with CP from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães.

    FAQs: Travel from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães

    FAQs: Travel to Guimarães 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 Viana do Castelo to Guimarães.
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    There are 2 options to travel to Guimarães from Viana do Castelo including taking a train or bus.

    The cheapest way to go to Guimarães from Viana do Castelo is by taking a train, which costs on average $5 (€4).

    This is compared to other ways of getting from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães:

    A train is $2 (€2) less than a bus with an average ticket price of $7 (€6) from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães.

    The fastest way from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães is by bus with an average journey time of 2 h 5 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Guimarães that take longer:

    Train takes on average 2 h 25 min.

    The Viana do Castelo to Guimarães distance is around 32 miles (52 km).

    The average frequency per day from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães is:

    • 1 bus a day.
    • 8 trains a day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães:

    • Buses from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães most often leave from Viana do Castelo and arrive in Guimaraes.
    • Trains from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães most often leave from Viana do Castelo and arrive in Estação Ferroviária de Guimarães.

    The following travel companies offer services from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães:

    • Rede Expressos, BlaBlaCar, FlixBus or Alsa can take you to Guimarães by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for FlixBus from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães for $7 (€6).
    • Comboios De Portugal, R - Regional, IR - InterRegional or U - Urban can take you to Guimarães by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for R - Regional from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães for $5 (€4).

    Yes, there are direct routes from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães with the following travel companies:

    • You can find 1 direct bus per day to Guimarães with Alsa.

    Direct services to Guimarães tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

    Omio customers who travel from Viana do Castelo to Guimarães often also extend their vacation to go to Porto, Lisbon, Braga, Canidelo or Valbom. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Guimarães and these popular destinations at a great price.

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