The Institute of Public Health of University of Porto, ISPUP, is located in Rua das Taipas n.º 135, in a easy access area of the city.

How to get to ISPUP?



It is difficult to park in this area. You may need to park in a private park (you have to pay).


The nearest metro station, São Bento (yellow line) is 700 meters away.

For more information visit the metro website

City Bus:

There are several bus lines serving the central Porto area. The bus stop, Cordoaria, lies approximately 50 meters from ISPUP. For more information please visit the STCP website:


Central railway (train) station is São Bento Station, ISPUP is 700 meters.


Near ISPUP there is taxi service that can transport you to your destination.


 Accomodation (suggestions)

You can book the suggested hotels on or by the hotels website:


HF Tuela Porto Hotel 3*: approx. 750 m, 20 min walking

Best Western Hotel Inca 3*: approx. 300m, 7 min walking

Oporto Invictus Hostel: approx. 500m, 10 min walking

Gallery Hostel: approx. 500m, 10 min walking

Porto Wine Hostel: approx. 100m, 2 min walking

Vivacity Porto: approx. 200m, 5 min walking

OportoHouse: approx. 150m, 5 min walking

   Please contact us with any questions you may have

Important dates

Spring School
19th-21st May 2014
Registration deadline
5th May, 2014