Move | Guimarães
The closest airport, Sá Carneiro Airport in Porto, is about 50km away from the city (by car). You can rent a car at the airport, travel by metro ("purple" line) to Campanhã station and follow the train, or catch one of the GETBUS with direct connection to the city of Guimarães.
At Campanhã station, you have at your disposal the urban trains connecting Porto-Guimarães. For the Guimarães-Braga route there is no train connection. Although the cities are nearby they have independent railway lines.
The Guimarães train station is around 15 minutes' walk from the historic city center.
If you want to visit the most central area of Portugal, like the city of Coimbra, Fátima, Nazaré, Batalha and Alcobaça, you will have to make the train trip to Porto. In Porto, there are several timetables that connect to the Center region.
Rede Expressos and Trandesv provide the Guimarães-Braga route on a journey of about 30 minutes. For the route Guimarães-Porto the trip lasts 50min. The Expresso of 13h continues with destination to Coimbra and Fatima.
To reach cities further south and on the coast, you can consult the website of Rede Expressos or use the local road services of RodoTejo.
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