The best way to reach the Montanhas Mágicas and move around the territory is by car. If you can’t move around on your own car, we suggest you consult the following car rental website:
The territory is reachable by the A32, A25, A24, A1 and A4 highways. From Lisbon the A1 will be the best option (about three hours trip) and from Porto the A32 (about one hour trip). To get to Castro Daire and São Pedro do Sul use the A25 and A24.
You can travel to the Montanhas Mágicas by bus from several parts of the country, as well as from other European countries, by using the internal connections between the territory municipalities.
See timetables and/or buy tickets at: Viagens a partir de Portugal:
To travel inside Portugal:
To travel from Europe:
The nearest train stations to Montanhas Mágicas are: Ovar, Espinho, Aveiro, Porto (S. Bento), Mosteirô (Douro line).
See timetables and/or buy tickets at:
To travel from Europe, please check:
The closest airport is the Aeroporto Francisco Sá Carneiro, in Oporto, but you can also travel from Lisbon and Faro, in the Algarve. When you get to the airport the best option is to rent a car.
The other option is to check the routes, timetables and connections available by bus and train.
Arouca: (+351) 256 944 424
Castro Daire: (+351) 232 382 131
Castelo de Paiva: (+351) 255 689 259
Cinfães: (+351) 255 563 133
São Pedro do Sul: (+351) 232 724 208 | 232 711 422 | 232 712 555 – Termas de S. Pedro do Sul
Sever do Vouga: (+351) 234 551 640
Vale de Cambra: (+351) 256 462 867 | 256 403 740