By plane

Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport
The Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport is located in the heart of the industrial north of the country, 11km from the city of Porto, making it a privileged access point to this valuable commercial area.

Having undergone intense renovation work, the Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport now receives passengers and other users in the greatest of comfort, taking up the role of primary travel hub for the north-western corner of the Iberian Peninsula.

Bus lines and Railway connection are available from the airport to the downtown of Porto.

Please, find details on the site of the airport:

Partnership between TAP Portugal and the
35th European Brewery Convention

TAP Portugal has agreed with the Convention Organization in the scope of the “35th European Brewery Convention”, to be held in Porto, Portugal, from the 24th to the 27th of May 2015, to offer a discount to the participants who make their flight booking and buy their ticket exclusively through TAP Portugal’s website.

The discounts offered are the following:
- 10% in economy class
- 20% in business class

In order to benefit from the discount the participant should
follow these steps 


By train
Coming from Lisbon take the train (Alfa Pendular or Intercidades) at train station Gare do Oriente or Santa Apolónia in direction to Porto - Campanhã train station. At Campanhã station take the urban train heading to São Bento train station in the city centre, where all the hotels are located. Note that no extra train ticket is necessary to reach São Bento. Metro, taxi or bus is also available at Campanhã train station.

By car
Coming from Lisbon you should take the motorway A1 to Porto. However, Porto is not a very car friendly city and this alternative is not advised . Should the participants still wish to travel by car, some of the hotel will have car parking facilities at some extra cost.


Participant Information

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Welcome to Porto

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Important Dates

Founded in 1958 and based in Brussels, The Brewers of Europe is the voice of the European brewing sector to the European institutions and international organisations. Current members are the national brewers’ associations from EU Member States, plus Norway, Switzerland and Turkey.
The mission of The Brewers of Europe is, “To equip Europe’s brewers with the tools to freely, cost-effectively and responsibly brew and market beer”.

Please consult the website of The Brewers of Europe for more information.

Convention Secretariat

Avenida 5 de Outubro, 53-2
1050 - 048 Lisboa - Portugal
T.: (+351) 21 315 51 35   F.: (+351) 21 355 80 02
Email: ebcporto@mundiconvenius.pt
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