Venue

Venue

University of Aveiro, Campus Universitário de Santiago 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal

University videoAveiro Municipality video

Travel Information

Flying to Portugal: the closest airport is Francisco Sá Carneiro International Airport in Oporto, located 80 km to the north of Aveiro. 

From Oporto Airport

To reach Aveiro from Oporto Airport you can use:

  • Public transport
  • Hire a car (driving time to Aveiro 1 hour)
  • Taxi (~ 100€)

– From Oporto Airport to Aveiro by public transport:

  • At the airport, you can catch the METRO (subway) to the city centre (Line E – Trindade; Ticket Z4 ~2.60€). At Porto-Trindade, validate the same ticket and change to any of the following lines to reach the train station “Porto-Campanhã” Subway Map and Timetables:
    • Line A and B (direction “Estádio do Dragão”)
    • Line C (direction “Campanhã”)
    • Line F (direction “Fânzeres”)
  • Exit at Campanhã and go to the train station (~2min walk).
  • Alternatively, a taxi from the airport to the train station (Porto-Campanhã) costs approximately 20€ and takes about 30 minutes.
  • At Campanhã Train station:
    • Trains to Aveiro run regularly throughout the day (one every hour). The ticket costs 3.55€ and the trip takes 50 min to 1 h 10 min. Faster trains (Alpha or Intercidades) are also available. Please consult the website www.cp.pt for more information.

More information can be found on Public Transportation | Porto Airport (aeroportoporto.pt)


– To reach the University Campus from Aveiro train station/city centre:

  • Aveiro railway station is located about 30 minutes walking distance.
  • Taxi or ride-hailing (e.g. Uber, Bolt, Free Now, etc.) takes about 5 minutes (~3€ -6€).
  • The Aveiro Bus Line 11 stops at the Venue (Universidade – Reitoria) after stopping at Universidade – Antiga Reitoria (it is not listed in the schedule but it is a stop). The ride takes approximately 10 min and the ticket costs 2.05€ (you can buy the ticket in the bus). Schedule information – AVEIRO BUS_Paragem – Horario linha_297x297_L11_2009.
  • The bus stops in several points of the city. Check the previous link or ask the hotel about the closest bus stop.
From Lisbon Airport

Portela / Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon Airport) is located about 250 km south of the city of Aveiro. As this is a long trip, the best is to take a train from Lisbon to Aveiro using an Intercidades or an Alfa Pendular train.

To go from the Lisbon Airport to the main train station (Lisboa – Oriente), you can:

– Take the Metro, using the red line to Oriente train station. The ticket costs just 1.50 €.

– Take a taxi, which costs about 10 € and takes around 15 min.

– Take the bus (705 and 744) to the bus station Oriente, which costs about 1.80 €. You can buy your ticket inside the bus.

When you get to Lisbon – Oriente train station, you can take the high-speed Intercidades or Alfa Pendular train to Aveiro. The Intercidades and Alfa Pendular trains take about 2 h and 2h30 min, respectively, to reach Aveiro Intercidades costs between 21-31 € and Alfa Pendular between 28-40 €).

– Local suburban trains offer a regular service throughout the day. The trip takes about 70 min and costs 3.55 €.

You can find the timetable of the different trains here: https://www.cp.pt/passageiros/en/train-times

The Aveiro train station is within walking distance (15 minutes) from the city center. From the Aveiro train station you can also take the Bus or Taxi to move around the city.

The Aveiro Bus Line 11 stops at the Venue (Universidade – Reitoria) after stopping at Universidade – Antiga Reitoria (it is not listed in the schedule but it is a stop). The ride takes approximately 10 min and the ticket costs 2.05€ (you can buy the ticket in the bus). Schedule information – AVEIRO BUS_Paragem – Horario linha_297x297_L11_2009.

Alternatively, you can also rent a car at Lisbon airport and drive north to Aveiro. This is a 255 km trip, mostly on the highway, and should take about 2h45 min.

ORGANIZATION

PLATINUM SPONSORSHIP

GOLD SPONSORSHIP