Travel safely with Welcome Pickups
Net Safety Score
We’ve introduced a metric indicating how safe travellers feel when using our services during the COVID-19 pandemic. After every ride, we ask each traveller to leave a review.
20 minute gap between transfers
Following each ride, our drivers have at least 20 minutes to thoroughly clean the surfaces of the car and ventilate the cabin.
Regular Car Sanitisation
Our drivers thoroughly sanitise and disinfect cars according to Welcome Safety Protocol
When you book, you can request to have zero contact with the driver during the transfer with just one click. In this case, the driver won’t help you with your luggage or shake hands.
Sanitiser in every car
We provide hand sanitisers and hand wipes for all our travellers. Our drivers have their own sanitiser, which they use before and after every ride
Reliable Porto airport transfers
After a long and tiring flight, the last thing you want to do is start queuing up for transport or having to try and navigate the public metro. Instead, why not book a private, direct and reliable Porto airport taxi for your transfer?
As soon as you land at Porto airport (OPO), your selected driver will be waiting for you just outside of the arrivals hall, holding a sign with your name on it. If your flight is delayed, there’s no need to worry. All of our driver’s receive live updates on your plane’s arrival time. After a warm greeting, your driver will help you with your luggage and will lead you to your pre-paid vehicle.
While you embark on your Porto airport transfer, your driver will let you know of a few great sites to see or destinations to visit while you are in Porto. We manage a large and efficient fleet of taxis and all of our employees are qualified English speakers. So, all that’s required of you is a to sit back and enjoy your ride with Welcome Pickups.
While you’re in Porto, you can still use Welcome Pickups for your trips, or you can get a local Porto Taxi by hailing one from the street, walking to a taxi rank or calling one of the many radio taxi companies in the city.
Hand picked & english speaking drivers
Same price as a regular Taxi from the line
Drivers are always on time
24/7 Email & Phone support
How much does a taxi cost?
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Our Porto airport taxi fleet
Welcome Pickups offers a vast range of taxi services from Porto airport (OPO). We operate an impressive fleet of sedans and minivans that can accommodate a variety of group sizes. If you have a standard sized group of less than 4, we recommend taking one of our stylish sedans. Alternatively, for larger groups of up to 8, we also have spacious minivans available.
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Directions for your Porto airport transfer
Porto airport, locally known as Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport (OPO), is an international airport and the second busiest in Portugal. It is situated north of the city centre, around 11.9 km away, so a taxi from Porto airport shouldn’t take more than 20 minutes. There’s one major highway that links the city to the airport, so after leaving the airport compound, your driver will drive down the VRI Highway. They will then come to an intersection and turn right to take the A4 to a roundabout, where your driver will exit onto the A28 towards Av. de Sidonio Pais. This road leads directly to the city centre, so from here your driver will use the local roads to reach your hotel.
Why choose a Porto airport taxi?
Porto public transport can be stressful, busy and time-consuming. Not to mention the fact that you will have to drag your heavy luggage from metro station to metro station. If you’d like an easier transfer option, that will drop you off directly at your hotel door, then a Porto airport taxi is for you.
Porto airport taxi prices
The local taxis from Porto airport don’t offer a flat-rate fee for the journey into the city centre. Instead, you will be charged using a taximeter based on the distance you travel. The average cost for this 20 minute journey is €24 during the day and €27 at night. Bear in mind that there may be additional fees added to this price for things such as travelling during major holidays, vehicle type and excess luggage. To secure a flat-rate fee for your Porto airport transfer, we suggest booking it in advance with Welcome Pickups.
The benefits of booking a Welcome Airport Taxi
Welcome is raising the bar for taxi services worldwide, by being the first company to offer unique, fully personalised, in-destination travel experiences. After booking your Porto airport transfer with us, you open up a whole world of travel extras. For example, you can pre-book tickets for some of the top attractions in the city, such as Porto’s World of Discoveries and Igerja do Carmo, and your driver will hand-deliver them to you on the day of your pickup. We also offer exciting Sightseeing Tours throughout Porto, so you can explore more of the city your way. Choose the stops you want to make, the time you spend in each and the driver that takes you.