Day: 27 May 2024

How to get to Porto Santo Island by Air or Sea Transport?

Notice that several air companies haven’t yet published their winter schedules.

This page will be updated as soon as more information is available.

EasyJet will schedule direct flights from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Porto Santo (PXO) on 16 November, with return on 29 November.
We expect Easyjet to schedule a flight from and to Billund, Denmark (BLL), in the same dates.

Participants may also fly to Funchal Airport (FNC), which has winter connections to over 30 European airports, as well as to New York (JFK) and Toronto (YYZ).

Binter Canarias flies twice every day of the year from Funchal Airport
(FNC) to Porto Santo (PXO), under a public service contract.
The plane currently leaves Funchal Airport to Porto Santo at 07h30 and 20h30, returning at 8h30 and 21h30. The Winter schedule may have slight adjustments.
The flight takes around 25 minutes.

Notice that option is most convenient for the participants who wish to visit Madeira Island.
There is a daily ferry (“Lobo Marinho”, capacity 1150 passengers) between the islands of Madeira and Porto Santo, except Tuesdays.
The ferry leaves Funchal at 08:00, except on Fridays (19:00).
The ferry leaves Porto Santo at 18:00, except on Fridays (22:30).
The trip takes 2h30.

Further information on the website of Porto Santo Line:

Vila Baleira Hotel (Funchal) has special options for participants who which to spend some time in Madeira islands before or after the tournament.