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Porto – Alfandega Porto Congress Centre

Alfandega Porto Congress Centre

R. Nova da Alfândega,
4400 Porto
Portugal
Tel: (+351) 223 403 000/24 | Email: geral@ccalfandegaporto.com | Website: www.ccalfandegaporto.com

Alfandega Fact Sheet | Information about Porto | Events

Alfandega Congress Centre – Porto is the ideal place for corporate, scientific, cultural and commercial events. It is one of the biggest and best congress centres in Portugal. It has a wide set of auditoriums, multi-use rooms and spaces with high quality for conferences, exhibitions, summit conferences, meetings, products launch, workshops, cocktails, gala dinners and other similar events. The venue consists of: 36,000 square metres of flexible area, 22 multifunctional spaces and 400 parking spaces. It also has Wi-Fi total coverage, rooms with built-in translation booths and a shipping dock.  It can host: Congresses up to 3000 pax, Banquets up to 1700 pax, Exhibitions up to 10,000 sq.m and Concerts up to 1200 pax.

Transportation

Alfandega Congress Centre is located in the historic city centre of Porto, by the Douro River. It can be reached by:

BY PLANE

For information about flights to Porto, please visit the ANA Aeroporto website. To arrive at the Alfândega Porto Congress Centre from the airport, there are 2 options:

1st option:

  • Catch the metro “Line E”, Destination “Estádio do Dragão”. Exit at “Trindade”
  • Duration of trip: 24 minutes
  • Travel ticket: Z4
  • At “Trindade” change to “Line D” – Destination “Santo Ovidio” and exit at “São Bento”
  • Duration of trip: 4 minutes
  • Travel ticket: Use same travel ticket as before
  • Exit the metro station and at the STCP bus stop, catch the “500″ bus – Destination “Matosinhos (Mercado)”- Exit at “Alfândega” bus stop.
  • Duration of trip: 4 minutes
  • Travel ticket: Use same travel ticket as before

2nd Option

  • Taxi – aprox. 25 minutes.

BY CAR

A1:

  • Follow the A1 highway until Via Panorâmica Edgar Cardoso in Porto.
  • Keep to the right at the intersection to continue on the A1 and follow the directions to IC2/Porto-Arrábida/Gaia Centro/IC1/V.na Castelo.
  • Exit at Campo Alegre (750m)
  • Keep left in direction to Via Panorâmica Edgar Cardoso (260m)
  • Turn right in direction to R. da Rainha Dona Estefânia (280m)
  • Turn right in direction to R. de Dom Pedro V (600m)
  • Turn left in direction to Viaduto do Cais das Pedras (850m)
  • Continue until R. Nova da Alfândega (220m)

A3:

  • Follow the A3 highway until Via Panorâmica Edgar Cardoso in Porto.
  • Keep right and exit and exit 6 to change to A20/IC23 in direction to VCI/Porto/Boavista/Gaia/Arrábida (4,1km)
  • Continue until A1/IC23 (2,1km)
  • Exit at Campo Alegre (1,4km)
  • Keep left in direction to Via Panorâmica Edgar Cardoso (260m)
  • Turn right in direction to R. da Rainha Dona Estefânia (280m)
  • Turn right in direction to R. de Dom Pedro V (600m)
  • Turn left in direction to Viaduto do Cais das Pedras (850m)
  • Continue until R. Nova da Alfândega (220m)

A4:

  • Follow the A4 highway until Via Panorâmica Edgar Cardoso in Porto.
  • Keep right to change to A3 in direction to Porto/A1/Lisboa (3km)
  • Keep right and take exit 6 to change to A20/IC23 in direction to VCI/Porto/Boavista/Gaia/Arrábida (4,1km)
  • Continue until A1/IC23 (2,1km)
  • Exit at Campo Alegre (1,4km)
  • Keep left in direction to Via Panorâmica Edgar Cardoso (260m)
  • Turn right in direction to R. da Rainha Dona Estefânia (280m)
  • Turn right in direction to R. de Dom Pedro V (600m)
  • Turn left in direction to Viaduto do Cais das Pedras (850m)
  • Continue until R. Nova da Alfândega (220m)

A28:

  • Follow the A28 until Via Panorâmica Edgar Cardoso in Porto.
  • Follow directions to keep on the A28
  • Keep right to change to A1/IC23 in direction to Gaia/Lisboa (2km)
  • Exit at Campo Alegre (1,4km)
  • Keep left in direction to Via Panorâmica Edgar Cardoso (260m)
  • Turn right in direction to R. da Rainha Dona Estefânia (280m)
  • Turn right in direction to R. de Dom Pedro V (600m)
  • Turn left in direction to Viaduto do Cais das Pedras (850m)
  • Continue until R. Nova da Alfândega (220m)

BY TRAIN

For information about train trips to Porto, please visit the CP website. To travel to the Alfândega Porto Congress Centre by train, there are two possible train stations:

Campanhã Train Station

  • 1st Option:
    • Catch the train/metro to “São Bento”
    • Duration of trip: 4 minutes
    • Travel ticket: Z2
    • Exit the train/metro station and at the STCP bus stop, catch the “500” bus – Destination “Matosinhos (Mercado)”- Exit at “Alfândega” bus stop.
    • Duration of trip: 5 minutes
    • Travel ticket: Use same travel ticket as before
  • 2nd Option:
    • Catch the Metro “Line A, B, C, E or F” at “Campanhã” and exit at “Trindade”.
    • Duration of trip: 6 minutes
    • Travel ticket: Z2
    • Change to “Line D”, destination “Santo Ovideo” and exit at “São Bento”
    • Duration of trip: 4 minutes
    • Travel ticket: Use same travel ticket as before
  • 3rd Option:
    • Taxi: approx. 12 minutes

S. Bento Train Station

  • Exit the train/metro station and at the STCP bus stop, catch the “500” bus – Destination “Matosinhos (Mercado)”- Exit at “Alfândega” bus stop.
  • Duration of trip: 5 minutes
  • Travel ticket: Z2

BY BUS

The Alfândega Porto Congress Centre can be reached by the following bus lines:

  • 500: Praça da Liberdade – Matosinhos (Mercado)
  • ZR: Alfândega – Areias
  • ZM: Cordoaria – Bom Sucesso (Boavista)

BY SUBWAY

To reach the Alfândega Porto Congress Centre by metro, catch the A, B, C, E or F line, exit at “Trindade” and change to line D, destination “Santo Ovidio” and exit at “São Bento”.

Exit the metro station and catch the STCP “500” Bus, destination “Matosinhos (Mercado)” and exit at “Alfândega”.

  • Duration of trip: 5 minutes
  • Travel ticket: Z2

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