05-06-2019

São João Races

Travel by train and take part in the races: Oporto, on June 16, and Braga, on June 22.

Enjoy the discounts and benefits available for the participants of the sports competition.

 

CP Services: Intercidades | Regional and InterRegional | Oporto urban trains

The São João Race of Oporto takes place on June 16, 2019, at around 10:00, in the city of Vila Nova de Gaia, and will comprise a 15-km race and a 7-km walk.

Further details regarding this race at https://www.runporto.com/pt/eventos/corrida-s-joao/corrida-de-s-joao-2019/

Travel

We recommend the General Torres Station which is near the starting point and the finish line.

Discounts

Intercidades, Regional, InterRegional

30% off return journeys, valid between June 15 and 17, on Intercidades, Regionais and InterRegionais trains in both classes.

Oporto Urban Trains

Special €2 return ticket, valid on June 16, for journeys from any station to Oporto São Bento or General Torres.

The proof that you are entitled to the discount is shown at the time you buy the train ticket and on board, during the inspection, upon presenting the proof of registration or the race number and the personal identification document.

On sale from

Intercidades, Regional and InterRegional

Available from the Online Ticket Office, CP ticket officesCP App and other sales points, or on board when the departure site does not have an available ticket office. The payment on board can only be made in cash or with the CPmais card.

The 30% discount is only available from the CP ticket offices or on board.

Oporto Urban Trains

The special €2 ticket is available for purchase from the CP ticket offices and Ticket Vending Machines from June 12, or on board on the day itself if none of the aforementioned sales points are available at the departure site. The payment on board can only be made in cash.

To travel on the Oporto Urban Trains, you just need a Siga card, without journeys, or a CP card. If you do not have a Siga card, you can buy one for an additional cost of €0.50.

You shall present the race’s proof of registration during the inspection. Before boarding the train, you must always validate your ticket.

Other benefits

If you travel on the Oporto Urban Trains, you can use a large range of free car parks and we offer you special rates at the paid parks.

The 6th Edition of the São João Race of Braga takes place on June 22, 2019, at around 21:30.

The event includes two competitions: a 12-km timed race and a non-competitive race/walk of 5 km.

Travel

The Braga Station is 2.4 km from Av. João Paulo II (starting point), which is approximately a 30-minute walk.

Discounts

Intercidades, Regional, InterRegional

30% off return journeys, valid between June 21 and 23, on Intercidades, Regionais and InterRegionais trains in both classes.

Oporto Urban Trains

Special €2 return ticket, valid on June 22, for journeys from any station to Braga.

The proof that you are entitled to the discount is shown at the time you buy the train ticket and on board, during the inspection, upon presenting the proof of registration or the race number and the personal identification document.

On sale from

Intercidades, Regional and InterRegional

Available from the Online Ticket Office, CP ticket officesCP App and other sales points, or on board when the departure site does not have an available ticket office. The payment on board can only be made in cash or with the CPmais card.

The 30% discount is only available from the CP ticket offices or on board.

Oporto Urban Trains

The special €2 ticket is available for purchase from the CP ticket offices and Ticket Vending Machines from June 18, or on board on the day itself if none of the aforementioned sales points are available at the departure site. The payment on board can only be made in cash.

To travel on the Oporto Urban Trains, you just need a Siga card, without journeys, or a CP card. If you do not have a Siga card, you can buy one for an additional cost of €0.50.

You shall present the race’s proof of registration during the inspection. Before boarding the train, you must always validate your ticket.

Other benefits

If you travel on the Oporto Urban Trains, you can use a large range of free car parks and we offer you special rates at the paid parks.