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There are 6 ways to get from Braga to Lisbon by train, bus, rideshare, car, towncar or plane

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Train  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the train from Braga to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia Ic

28€ - 40€

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Rideshare  •  4h 22m

  1. Take the rideshare from Braga to Lisbon 366.2 km

10€

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Braga to Lisboa Sete Rios RedeExpressos / ...

15€ - 40€

Bus via Lisbon, Lisbon  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Braga to Lisbon, Lisbon 1783

22€ - 26€

Drive  •  3h 32m

  1. Drive from Braga to Lisbon 366.8 km

45€ - 70€

Towncar, fly  •  2h 56m

  1. Take a town car from Braga to Porto Airport
  2. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Lisbon (LIS) OPO - LIS

86€ - 517€

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The cheapest way to get from Braga to Lisbon is to rideshare which costs 10€ and takes 4h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Braga to Lisbon is to towncar and fly which costs 85€ - 550€ and takes 2h 56m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Braga and arriving at Lisboa Sete Rios. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Braga and arriving at Lisboa - Santa Apolonia. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 29m.

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The distance between Braga and Lisbon is 321 km. The road distance is 366.8 km.

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The best way to get from Braga to Lisbon without a car is to train which takes 3h 29m and costs 28€ - 40€.

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The train from Braga to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia takes 3h 29m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Braga to Lisbon bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Braga station.

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Braga to Lisbon train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Braga station.

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The best way to get from Braga to Lisbon is to train which takes 3h 29m and costs 28€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 15€ - 40€ and takes 4h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Braga to Lisbon.
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  • Distance: 320.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 29m

What companies run services between Braga, Portugal and Lisbon, Portugal?

Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Braga to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia 3 times a day. Tickets cost 28€ - 40€ and the journey takes 3h 29m. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Braga to Lisboa Sete Rios hourly. Tickets cost 15€ - 20€ and the journey takes 4h 30m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 600€
Train operators
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban and intercity trains; international and domestic high-speed trains; and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto – these connect to trains in Portugal's cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Braga to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
28€ - 40€
Bus operators
Rede Expressos

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Braga to Lisboa Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 20€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Braga to Lisbon Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
alsa.com
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Braga to Lisboa Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
8h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 20€
Website
Citi Express
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Braga to Lisbon, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Braga to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Braga to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
More information at
VMTransfers

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The quickest flight from Porto Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Braga to Lisbon bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Lisboa Sete Rios station.

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Braga to Lisbon train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Lisboa - Santa Apolonia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Braga to Lisbon is 367 km. It takes approximately 3h 32m to drive from Braga to Lisbon.

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TAP Portugal offers flights from Porto Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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Book your Braga to Lisbon bus tickets online with Omio and Busbud.

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There are 6937+ hotels available in Lisbon. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Braga and Lisbon. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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