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There are 5 ways to get from Bairro Alto to Alfama by bus, subway, tram, taxi or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 min

  1. Take the bus from Corpo Santo to Pç. Comércio 732 - Caselas / ...

€2

Cheapest option

Subway  •  1 min

  1. Take the subway from Baixa-Chiado to Terreiro Do Paço Azul - STª APOLÓNIA

€1 - €6

3 alternative options

Tram  •  15 min

  1. Take the tram from Santa Catarina to Rua das Escolas Gerais 28E

€3 - €4

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bairro Alto to Alfama 2.3 km

€5 - €6

Walk  •  21 min

  1. Walk from Bairro Alto to Alfama 1.7 km

Bairro Alto to Alfama by bus

The bus journey time between Bairro Alto and Alfama is around 1 min and covers a distance of around 702 meters. The fastest bus normally takes 0 min. Operated by Carris, the Bairro Alto to Alfama bus service departs from Corpo Santo and arrives in Pç. Comércio. Typically 1431 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1 min
Fastest bus time:
0 min
Bus distance:
702 meters
Buses per week:
1431
Cheapest price:
€2
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
00:10
Last bus departs at:
23:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bairro Alto to Alfama bus schedules

Bairro Alto → Alfama
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Inter-regional travel is permitted
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Frequently Asked Questions


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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Alfama is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Alfama is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Alfama is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 808 24 24 24.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bairro Alto to Alfama is to subway which costs €1 - €6 and takes 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bairro Alto to Alfama is to bus which costs €2 and takes 1 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Corpo Santo and arriving at Pç. Comércio. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Baixa-Chiado and arriving at Terreiro Do Paço. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 min.

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The distance between Bairro Alto and Alfama is 1 km.

The best way to get from Bairro Alto to Alfama without a car is to bus which takes 1 min and costs €2.

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The bus from Corpo Santo to Pç. Comércio takes 1 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Bairro Alto to Alfama bus services, operated by Carris, depart from Corpo Santo station.

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Bairro Alto to Alfama train services, operated by Metro Lisboa, depart from Baixa-Chiado station.

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Bairro Alto to Alfama bus services, operated by Carris, arrive at Pç. Comércio station.

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Map of how to get from Bairro Alto to Alfama.
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  • Distance: 1.2 km
  • Duration: 1 min

What companies run services between Bairro Alto, Portugal and Alfama, Portugal?

Carris operates a bus from Corpo Santo to Pç. Comércio hourly. Tickets cost €2 and the journey takes 1 min. Alternatively, Metro Lisboa operates a vehicle from Baixa-Chiado to Terreiro Do Paço every 10 minutes. Tickets cost €1 - €6 and the journey takes 1 min.

Train operators
Carris
Phone
(+351) 213 500 115
Email
atendimento@cmt.pt
Website
carris.pt
Tram from Santa Catarina to Rua das Escolas Gerais
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €4
Website
Carris
Cable Car
€3
Funicular
€4
Bus operators
Carris
Phone
(+351) 213 500 115
Email
atendimento@cmt.pt
Website
carris.pt
Bus from Corpo Santo to Pç. Comércio
Ave. Duration
1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2
Website
Carris
Other operators
Taxi from Bairro Alto to Alfama
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
€5 - €6
Tele Taxis
Phone
+351 218 111 100
Website
teletaxis.pt
TaxiTours
Phone
+351 964 120 673
Lisbon Taxi
Phone
+351 302 099 910
Website
lisbontaxi.net

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Bairro Alto to Alfama train services, operated by Metro Lisboa, arrive at Terreiro Do Paço station.

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