Carnival is by train

Make the most of the benefits of travelling by train and put on your dancing shoes this Carnival

Get your friends and family and make the most of the fact that the train stations are near where all the fun is, without any worries!

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How to get there

Between March 3 and 5 we will offer more seats, as well as the special return ticket, for only 2€, in advanced purchases from February 18 to March 3 from the ticket offices or ticket vending machines.

On the Carnival night of March 4 and early morning of March 5, we have a special offer that will take you to the fun of the Noite Mágica em Ovar [Magical Night in Ovar]; of the Noite de Carnaval em Estarreja [Estarreja Carnival Night] and Famalicão [Famalicão Carnival Night].

On March 4, besides the tickets in force, you will be able to buy the special return ticket per person, valid for 3 or more urban areas, which will cost 3.50€ from the ticket offices and ticket vending machines.


The special 2€ and 3.50€ tickets are valid per person, for a return journey between any station from the Oporto Urban Trains network, between 12h of March 4 and 12h of March 5.

For the Carnival parades of March 3 and 5, you may, on the same day, buy the special return ticket per person, for only 2€, valid from any station of the Oporto Urban Trains network, to Ovar, Estarreja or Famalicão. This ticket will be available from the ticket officesticket vending machines or on board if the departure station does not have an available sales point.

Special tickets cannot be refunded and these special offer cannot be used together with others in force.

If you do not have a Siga card, you can buy one for an additional cost of €0.50. 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.

Further details on the Carnival events:

Get to where the fun is by train, avoiding traffic and without having to worry about parking your car.

The cities and villages of Barcelos, Ovar, Estarreja, Torres Vedras, Mealhada, Nelas, Canas de Senhorim, Figueira da Foz, Buarcos and Torres Vedras are celebrating Carnival with several street events, near the stations.

Whether you travel solo or with a friend, enjoy the discounts CP has for you.

Further details on the Carnival events: