Porto is quiet an accessible city with regular flights from all over Europe, including low-cost carriers. If you prefer to take another means of transportation and want to visit France or Spain, you can rent a car and drive to Porto. If you visit Lisbon before heading to Porto, you can also take a high-speed train that connects both cities.
There are no direct flights from the United States to Porto. The easiest way would be to fly to London, Paris or Frankfurt and then take a direct flight to Portugal’s second-largest city. The following airlines offer interesting fares:
Although there are various carriers that offer direct flights to Lisbon from Toronto and Montreal, you’ll need a connecting flight to get to Porto.
There are numerous non-stop flights from the United Kingdom to Porto. The following carriers offer the best fares:
Once you have your flights booked, check the best ways to get from Porto Airport to the city center.
If you prefer to drive to Porto, Portugal has good highways. We recommend you use Google Maps to plan your trip:
If you travel to Lisbon, Faro, Coimbra or Braga before heading to Porto, you can take a high-speed train to Porto called the Alfa Pendular.