Portugal by train

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There is a lot more to this tiny nation than meets the eye.

This country has a very long history as a seafaring culture, most renowned for its food and fortified wines. You can explore sun-splashed beaches, visit a fairytale castle, vineyards tumbling down the hillsides, islands that make your travel a great experience. Portugal has something for everyone.


Train Travel in Portugal

Portugal boasts a railway network of over 2,700 km of tracks. The national railway company of Portugal, the Comboios de Portugal (CP), operates several types of trains including the Alfa Pendular, which is the fastest train in Portugal. The train can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. The Alfa Pendular runs between Braga and Faro passing through Oporto, Aveiro, Coimbra and Lisbon. Other trains in Portugal are the Intercidades, the Inter-Regional, the Regional and the Urbano.






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