Thanks for my mate Ken, who is one of the main brains behind ‘Away Goals – Euro Chimes’, which is now available and would have been found with today’s program (‘Away Goals – Euro Chimes’: Downloadable PDF format) we have been able to bring you plenty of useful information if you are travelling to Portugal this week.
Well, there is still more so read on the latest shared with me…
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PORTUGUESE RAILWAYS – SUBURBAN SPECIAL SERVICE – UEFA CUP: V. S. C. DE GUIMARÃES x PORTSMOUTH F. C.
Portuguese Railways (CP), in articulation with Vitória Sport Clube de Guimarães and Portsmouth Football Club, have organized a special operation for the UEFA Cup first round, second leg tie, which will take place in the Dom Afonso Henriques Stadium, in Guimarães, at 9h35pm.
To go to Guimarães from Oporto, suburban train is the best option, because the local station is located within 20 minutes walk of the Guimarães stadium, and also because Portuguese Railways will have available more places in regular trains and will operate a special train between Guimarães and Oporto after the end of the game.
CP recommends the next train services:
2nd of October ( Porto > Guimarães):
3rd of October (Guimarães > Porto ) – Special Train:
These trains stop also at Porto Campanhã station, five minutes from Porto S. Bento station.
OTHER USEFUL INFORMATION
For higher comfort, Clients should purchase return tickets and board in advance, in a way to arrive early to the stadium and return easily.
A return suburban ticket between Oporto and Guimarães cost only 4,30?, and one way only ticket cost 2,15?. Tickets can be bought in the day of the match, at ticket offices and automatic selling machines.
For further information, please consult the Portuguese Railways WebPage www.cp.pt, or call 808 208 208 (local calls) or +351 213 185 990 (calls from outside Portugal ).
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