Douro Valley train
Train in the Douro Valley

Trains from Regua to Pocinho are a great way to travel when you are visiting Portugal’s Douro Valley.

Running along the banks of the stunning Douro River, the route offers great views of the vineyards and the landscapes in the region. Make sure to have your camera ready!

Trains between the cities are Interregional trains (demarcated at IR on timetables). They are generally fast and reliable, but make sure to build some time into your schedule to account for minor delays.

There are five daily trains from Regua to Pocinho on weekdays, weekends, and public holidays. Departure times vary slightly on weekends and public holidays, but the first train always departs at 9:13 in the morning and the last train at 19:07 in the evening.

The travel time on this route is between 1 hour and 22 minutes and 1 hour and 23 minutes, depending on which train you take. As mentioned previously, minor delays can occur, so make sure to leave yourself at least 1 hour and 40 minutes to complete the journey.

Tickets for trains from Regua to Pocinho cost 6.60 euros for singles, making the train a relatively cheap way to travel in the Douro Valley. You can purchase tickets at the station before you depart.