Vouga Historical Train

The Vouga Historical Train runs on Saturdays between July and September.

Discover a new route full of history. This is ther first time there has been a historical train in the Vouga line, running from Aveiro to Macinhata do Vouga with a visit to the historical centre of Águeda.

Come on a journey back through time on an old diesel locomotive with three coaches from the early 20th century.

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Note: Runs every Saturday between July and September. We will disclose further details about the 2018 information as soon as possible.

The one-day programme leaves Aveiro at 13:40 and arrives in Macinhata do Vouga at 15:00. There is live entertainment on board with a group of local singers and musicians and you can try the local parties. Once you get to Macinhata do Vouga, there is a visit to the railway museum why you can also taste and buy local products. Return at 16:25 with a call at Águeda and a visit to the old town centre, where you can see the famous The Umbrella Sky - a display of thousands of colourful umbrellas ion the streets of the town. Arrival back in Aveiro at 19:01.

You can buy the Vouga Historical Train programme and add on a journey to anywhere in the country at special that include the return journey on Alfa Pendular, Intercidades, Regional and Oporto urban trains.

Vouga Historical Train

  • Adult €29.50
  • Child €16 (4 to 12 inclusive)

Connecting journeys to Aveiro

  • 30% off long-distance journeys (Alfa Pendular  Intercidades | Regional and InterRegional) when bought together with the Vouga Historical train ticket from a CP ticket office or on board the train if you cannot buy a ticket at the station where you got on;
  • Outward journey valid on the same day or the day before the historical train trip (Friday and Saturday)
  • Return journey valid on the same day or the day after the historical train trip (Saturday or Sunday)
  • €2 return on the Oporto urban trains

These tickets cannot be refunded or reissued.

Cannot be used in conjunction with any other discounts or special offers.

Saturdays between 8 July and 30 September: 

  • Outward: Aveiro 13:40 > Macinhata do Vouga 15:00;
  • Return: Macinhata do Vouga 16:25 > Águeda 16:48 / Águeda 18:11 > Aveiro 19:01.

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

  • Price - €54.00
  • Child - €26,50

The all-in-one tickets are only sold at ticket offices.

Special conditions if you show your ticket