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Had a Porto card for bus rail and metro, very reliable clean and comfy travelling. Recommended for... read more

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Here for the first time, I have taken the metro only 1 time from the airport to the city center... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a Porto card for bus rail and metro, very reliable clean and comfy travelling. Recommended for travelling the city.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Here for the first time, I have taken the metro only 1 time from the airport to the city center. Very fast, clean, good space and Cheap!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MattR476
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Simple and efficient system, it seems very extensive for a city of Porto's size, certainly compared to Lisbon. The trains are basically trams and relatively short.The service to the airport seems quite infrequent, about every 30 mins or so. The centre of Porto is easily...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

The best way to visit my city. The system it's not the very easy of the gender but if you're visiting buy the Andante Tour for 1 ou more days. Travel comfortably and on time from one side to the other of the city.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sara T
Reviewed 2 November 2018

The good news is that the system is easy to use and the line from the airport to the historical center is extremely practical. The bad news is the system for buying tickets is super complicated and the instructions in English are not helpful. Back...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Karl G
Reviewed 2 November 2018

An easy subway with an Oyster card ticket system divided into Zones ,a Zone 2 will suffice for central areas but a Zone 4 is required for the airport and this costs 2 Euros per trip.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nigel57
Reviewed 1 November 2018

simple to navigate from the airport into town. ticket purchasing not the easiest however you don't need a ticket to enter and no-one checked our tickets so i wouldn't worry too much.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cdrum1710
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We berthed at the new cruise terminal in Leixoes Port &it was a 10 minute walk to the Metro stop. Machines have a choice of languages so was easy to buy tickets we bought a day ticket so we could use trams etc in Porto...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JAMS51
Reviewed 28 October 2018

bought me a 3 day pass for the public transport, metro and bus and this worked out very very well, the metro system is reliable and very punctuable and the announcements are even made in English

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank otmarwbaertl
Reviewed 26 October 2018

We bought a 3 day ticket at the airport for €15 euro and whizzed around the city on it. Efficient clean and a perfect way to travel. We were even able to travel out to the lovely seaside of town Póvoa de Varzim on it....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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ifeoma O
31 August 2018|
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Response from Lee P | Reviewed this property |
Agree about the pass. Can also use trams and buses. Combine it with museums etc.
ifeoma O
31 August 2018|
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Response from stratis k | Reviewed this property |
it depends on the zone. first you must by a card (0.60 euro if i remember well) and you refill it each time you use the metro! i used metro for long distances (airport) and i walk to see as more as buildings and sightseeings!
15 August 2018|
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Response from Karen C | Reviewed this property |
AT the metro station, we grabbed the pamphlet with the schedule on it. We tucked it in our backpack for reference. You should be able to get the info there or on the website. Good luck!