How to get to Guimarães


Via Oporto airport – Aeroporto Sá Carneiro

The closest airport to Guimarães is Sá Carneiro Airport in Oporto, about 50 km away. From this point, there are three ways to get to Guimarães:

1 - GETBUS – Visit the
portal where you can consult the GETBUS schedules to reach the Guimarães easily and for a fair price.

2 - Subway + train to get to Guimarães:

  • Get the subway (Line E) at the airport: direction Estádio do Dragão (violet line).
  • The stop-off is Campanhã, which gives direct access to the Railway Station, with the same name.
  • Trains ( bound for Guimarães depart from the station of Campanhã.

3 - Taxi
Normally, one can expect to pay between 50€ to 60€ for a ride between the airport and Guimarães city centre. Within city limits, the rates charged are those shown in the meter at the end of the ride. But the average fare is calculated at €0.51 per Km after leaving the city limits. Any tolls (round trip) are paid by the client. On Saturdays, Sundays and national holidays, and Monday to Friday between 10p.m. and 6 a.m., a 20% rate applies to normal fares.


Visit the portal where you can consult the train schedules and available lines to reach Guimarães from other cities in the country.
Tel.: +351 808208208


The address is:
Universidade do Minho
Campus de Azurém - Building 14
Avenida da Universidade
4800-058, Guimarães
GPS: [latitude: 41° 27′ 6.85” N – longitude: 8° 17′ 33.19” W]