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Portkey

The boot portkey taking the Weasley's and Diggory's to the World Cup

An inanimate object enchanted to transport anyone who touches it to a specific destination


‘So how does everyone get there without all the Muggles noticing?’ he asked.

‘It’s been a massive organisational problem...’


Extract

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

by J.K. Rowling

The boot portkey taking the Weasley's and Diggory's to the World Cup

Portkeys

By J.K. Rowling


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Ron and Tonks should have been back first, but they missed their Portkey, it came back without them.


Ginny Weasley
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Organising Portkeys across five continents is no mean feat, Ludo.


Barty Crouch Sr.
The Triwizard Cup in the maze

The unexpected Portkey


Amos Diggory and Arthur Weasley lead the group to the Portkey.

Portkey meeting point


Portkey fact file


Type

Any inanimate object can be transformed into a Portkey

Magical properties

Transports multiple witches or wizards from one point to the next, sometimes at a prearranged time