Vouga Historical Train

The Vouga Historical Train runs annually between June and October, for the Aveiro and Macinhata do Vouga route.

A journey through time, an old diesel locomotive, three carriages from the early 20th century. A historical train on the Vouga Line, on a journey starting in Aveiro all the way to Macinhata do Vouga and a visit to the historic centre of Águeda.

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Note: It runs on Saturdays, between June and October. We will provide new information for 2020 as soon as possible.

One-day programme, departing from Aveiro at 13:40 and arriving at Macinhata do Vouga at around 15:00. Entertainment on board with a musical group and traditional songs from the region and tasting of the famous ‘Águeda’ pastries. Once you arrive in Macinhata do Vouga, visit the Railway Museum, with the possibility of tasting or acquiring regional products.

Return at 16:25 with a stop in Águeda and visit to its historic centre, where you can admire the famous 'The Umbrella Sky' - thousands of colourful umbrellas around the city streets. Arrival to Aveiro at 19:00.

You can buy the programme for the Vouga Historical Train journey, and add the journey from anywhere in the country with special prices, which also includes the return journey on Alfa Pendular, Intercidades, Regional and Oporto Urban Trains.

Vouga Historical Train

  • Adult €30.00
  • Children €16.50 (4 to 12 years old, inclusive)

Connecting journeys to Aveiro

  • 30% off Long-distance journeys (Alfa Pendular  Intercidades | Regional and InterReginal) when bought together with the Vouga Historical train ticket from a CP ticket office or on board if the departure station does not have an available ticket office;
  • Outward journey valid on the same day or on the day before the historical train journey (Friday and Saturday);
  • Homeward journey valid on the same day or on the day after the historical train journey (Saturday or Sunday);
  • €2 return ticket on the Oporto Urban Trains.

This programme cannot be refunded nor reissued.

It cannot be used together with any other discounts or special offers in force.

Soon available.

The tickets for the Historical Train can be bought up to 6 months before the date of the journey.

Get 25% off if you buy a ticket for the Vouga Historical train and the Douro Historical Train at the same time:

  • Adult - €54.50
  • Children - €27.00

All-in-one Tickets are only available for sale at the ticket offices.

Special conditions upon presenting the ticket