Why BA?

Fly with British Airways and enjoy award-winning service, excellent value for money and no hidden charges:

  • Seat selection available online 24hrs in advance
  • Inclusive 23kg checked baggage allowance
  • Airport, online or mobile check-in
  • Complimentary onboard food and bar service
  • Enjoy the latest movies, TV, and music on your personal seatback screen
  • Earn Avios points when you fly to spend on reward flights

Fly with us to Porto

Fly to Porto with British Airways and discover the charm of Portugal's second city. Fly direct from London Gatwick (LGW) to Porto Airport (OPO) in just under two hours and thirty minutes, you’ll be enjoying port and cheese in no time.

As one of the oldest European centres, there is no shortage of culture and history waiting for you in Porto. Take a ramble through the winding streets of Ribeira (the old town), with its traditional homes and tiled churches. Before finding a spot by the Douro River to discover the city's most famous export in the form of the local port wine. Whatever you choose to do, with regular British Airways flights from London Gatwick, you’ll start your holiday in Porto in style.

Porto flight facts

Flight duration.

Flight duration from London to Porto Airport

Depart from London and find yourself soaking up the culture of Porto in no time. Our flights from London Gatwick (LGW) deliver you direct to the city's Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport (OPO) in just 2 hours and 20 minutes. Choose to fly with hand baggage only or pick a price that includes a 23kg checked baggage allowance and free seat selection 24 hours before you fly.

Flying to Porto with British Airways.

Flying to Porto with British Airways

Our direct flights from London to Porto leave multiple times every week from Heathrow Airport, making it easy to find a flight time to suit you. Make the most of free seat selection 24 hours in advance, a 23kg checked baggage allowance and three handy check-in options, and arrive in sunny Portugal feeling relaxed and ready to enjoy your break.

Arriving in Porto.

Arriving in Porto

When you touch down at Porto's Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport, you'll find yourself less than seven miles from the city centre. Reach the heart of the action quickly and easily, using Line E of the Porto Metro which links to the downtown area and main train station, or grab a taxi or bus, which link quickly to the city. Why not hire a car at the airport and enjoy the city and the surrounding area at your own pace?

Flying to Porto from London.

Flying to Porto with British Airways

When you fly with British Airways, you can choose a departure date that suits you and you’ll enjoy a safe and comfortable journey. Our cabin crew will be happy to help you with anything you need, so you can simply relax. Choose to fly with hand baggage only or pick a price that includes a 23kg checked baggage allowance and free seat selection 24 hours before you fly. From 11 January 2017 you can also buy delicious food from British food favourite M&S on board all flights flying from/to London Heathrow and London Gatwick. That means you can sit back, relax and enjoy the food you love from the British high street while in the air. For your convenience we will only accept credit/debit cards on board.

Weather in Porto.

Weather in Porto

Porto enjoys a Mediterranean climate, with warm, dry summers and relatively mild winters. Rainfall can be frequent, so pack accordingly.

Porto weather

Prepare for the weather before your holiday

Average seasonal temperatures°C/°F
  • 10°Jan
  • 11°Feb
  • 12°Mar
  • 13°Apr
  • 15°May
  • 18°Jun
  • 20°Jul
  • 19°Aug
  • 19°Sep
  • 16°Oct
  • 13°Nov
  • 12°Dec
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
  • 110
  • 160
  • 90
  • 100
  • 70
  • 40
  • 20
  • 20
  • 60
  • 160
  • 150
  • 180
Average daily sunshine (hours)
  • 2
  • 2
  • 4
  • 8
  • 9
  • 11
  • 11
  • 11
  • 7
  • 5
  • 3
  • 2

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