Getting There

Portugal’s nearest airport is located in Oporto, 50km from Braga.
We suggest three possibilities of travelling from the airport to Braga: by shuttle, by train, or by taxi.


The most cost-effective possibility is to take a shuttle directly from the Airport to Braga. The trip takes around 50 minutes and the price is 8€. There is no baggage charge. Even though it is not mandatory, it is recommended to buy tickets online until the day before the trip. The shuttle will take you to Braga Coach Station, from which you can get a bus to the University of Minho  or a taxi to your hotel.

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The cheapest possibility is to take the metro at the Airport station (Line E - direction Estádio do Dragão) to Campanhã station (Z4 travel ticket: 1.95€) and from there travel by train to Braga, which is comfortable and fast (around 1 hour). From Campanhã’s train station there is a train to Braga at least every 60 minutes between 06:20-22:50. The cheapest ticket is around 3.15€ and can be bought at the automatic machine using coins.

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The more comfortable possibility is to take a taxi at the airport directly to Braga. The medium price should be around 50 to 60 euros. To make sure that there is no problem regarding the price, people should ask the price before the journey starts. There is no baggage charge. The trip will take around 45 minutes.Payment of transports can’t be made by credit card.

Conference Venue


Universidade do Minho
Campus de Gualtar
4710-057 Braga

GPS Coordinates

41.56131, -8.393804
41°33 '33.8'' N | 8°23'54.3'' W