How to get there
|Auditório Municipal de Lousada
Rua da Constituição da República
(atrás da Caixa Geral de Depósitos)
4620 - 657 Lousada
T +351 255 820 590
GPS: 41° 16' 42.665" N | 8° 16' 54.976" O
» By Car
From the North of Portugal through the A28 (Caminha/Porto) or the A3 (Valença/Porto), take the A41 CREP (Paços de Ferreira) and then the A42 (Felgueiras) and exit at Lousada/Alvarenga/Silvares.
If you choose the A7 (Vila Pouca de Aguiar/Póvoa de Varzim), exit onto the A11 (Felgueiras) and then to the A42 (Lousada). If you choose the A24 (Chaves/Viseu), take the A7 (Guimarães), the A11 (Felgueiras) and A42 (Lousada).
If you are coming from the Center or the South of Portugal through the A1 (Lisboa/Porto) or the A29 (Albergaria-a-Velha/Vila Nova de Gaia) take the A41 CREP. Then take the A42 (Felgueiras) and exit at Lousada/Alvarenga/Silvares.
If you prefer the A24 (Viseu/Chaves), in Vila Real take the IP4/A4 (Porto), exit onto the A11 (Felgueiras) and then to the A42 (Lousada).
From Porto take the A3 (Valença), then the A41 CREP (Paços de Ferreira), A42 (Felgueiras) and exit at Lousada/Alvarenga/Silvares toward the center of Lousada.» By Bus
You can make the trip between Porto and Lousada by bus. The trip takes about an hour and a half.» By Train
From the center of Porto (São Bento Train Station), you can choose the Porto Urban Line "Caíde/Marco de Canaveses" or the Regional Line “Porto/Régua – Pocinho”. Exit at Penafiel Train Station, which is about 10 km the Congress venue. This distance can be traveled in about 15 minutes by taxi or bus.» By Plane
The closest airport is Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport, in Porto, about 45 km away. A taxi to the Auditório Municipal de Lousada takes about 30 minutes.
If you prefer, you can go to the center of Porto by bus or subway and then proceed to Lousada by bus or train.