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Rail Station Sao Bento

Praca Almeida Garrett, Porto 4000-069, Portugal
+351 22 200 2722
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tile work” (117 reviews)
“beautiful tiles” (111 reviews)
“entrance hall” (104 reviews)
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Praca Almeida Garrett, Porto 4000-069, Portugal
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+351 22 200 2722
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We saw this rail station in a walking boot that we did looking at the historic area. On one day trip you can hit many many of the buildings monasteries and historical and sites. We did not do a tour bus prefer to walk around...More

Thank McK5nz
Reviewed 2 days ago

Even if you dont intend to take a train just go to have a look at the fantastic tiled forecourt area, you wont be dissapointed and maybe like me you will wonder why our stations cannot be as impressive.

Thank BigMalcBedsU_K_
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

From the outside, the building is not very appelaing, ut do not stop at that and get inside Te hall is a really nice place, worth the visit !

Thank Kalisis6
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is the main train station in Porto. The inside is covered with beautiful blue painted tile work depicting the history of Porto.

Thank kellben2014
Reviewed 3 days ago

The most picturesque railway station in Portugal, even more than Santa Apolónia railway station in Lisbon. I think São Bento is incomparably more beautiful than its Lisbon counterpart. Nevertheless, be aware of annoying beggars and dubious people, which, anyway, is the norm at any major...More

Thank geodonkey
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You need to learn the story of this station. And the meaning of the drawings on the tiles. But it's a must see. Enjoy!

Thank elise h
Reviewed 3 days ago

Have a look in the station concourse. Fantastic murals made from tiles. Typical European railway station with beggars and dodgy characters. Visit in the day.

Thank MARTIN B
Reviewed 4 days ago

The tiles are amazing. Well worth going to see when in Porto. Additionally, a great looking building.

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Railway station in the heart of Porto,easy to navigate and beautiful azulejos to look at while you're waiting for your train to come.

Thank LVB0789
Reviewed 4 days ago

Upon our travels in Porto, approaching the Douro River, we came across the Sao Bento Train Station. Truly worthwhile to just walk in and take a peak at some beautiful architecture and tremendous tiled walls.

Thank filebay
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Han Z
4 August 2017|
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Response from Laurentia21 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I can remember the switch at Campanha was free. There are clear signs when you stop on the track where to go underneath the rail to the other side of the track. It was free because we didn't exit the station but merely... More
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frederick p
4 June 2017|
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Response from venicefish | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. We saw many taxis. Apologies for the late reply.
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Hei S
5 August 2016|
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Response from Raquel_Leite | Reviewed this property |
Hello, you can go to cp.pt , there's the english option so you can see the schedules there. Hope to have helped :)
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