BUS (STCP) and Metro adjust the offer of services for the end of the year

  • Dulce Pereira Abrantes

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Miguel Nogueira

STCP bus fleet and Metro lines in Porto will adjust the offer of services on the last day of 2020 and the first day of 2021, in line with the measures in place, under the State of Emergency, and in accordance with the slump in demand. Thus, on 31st December, buses (STCP) will run following the Saturday schedule, and the first day of 2021, the early hours service will not take place, and as of 6am, the Sundays and Holidays timetables will enter in place. It should be noted that there will be a reduction in some lines, starting at 1pm.

STCP also announces that trams will be operating, on 31st December, under the regular timetable and will stop running at 7pm. On 1st January 2021, the service will be suspended the entire day.

Over the weekend, on 2nd and 3rd January, timetables remain unaltered, with the usual weekend reduction starting at 1pm. Historic trams will also not be operating during that timetable.

For further information, please see the STCP website or contact the services via the email

As regards the Metro do Porto, lines will operate until 11pm. Thus, last departures on 31st December are scheduled for 11pm. See here for further information.

On 1st January, the Metro operation will be like the one on holidays, starting at 6am, and on 2nd and 3rd January, the usual offer is that of Saturdays and Sundays. On 4th January, the Metro do Porto resumes the usual operation.