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

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

Train  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Braga to Lisboa Santa Apolonia Intercity

$27 - $60

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Braga to Lisbon 228.9 miles

$12

4 alternative options

Bus Rede Expressos  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Braga to Lisboa 50 / ...

$24 - $35

Bus ALSA  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Braga to Lisbon Sete Rios

$35 - $52

Drive  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Braga to Lisbon 228.4 miles

$50 - $75

Taxi, fly  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the taxi from Braga to Porto Airport
  2. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Lisbon (LIS) OPO - LIS

$79 - $144

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Braga to Lisbon is to taxi and fly which takes 2 h 40 min and costs 65€ - 130€.

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The distance between Braga and Lisbon is 321 km. The road distance is 365 km.

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The train from Braga to Lisboa Santa Apolonia takes 3 h 23 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Braga and arriving at Lisboa. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Braga and arriving at Lisboa Santa Apolonia. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

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

Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Braga to Lisbon every 3 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 23 min. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Braga to Lisbon every 2 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $150
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $100
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional 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 train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Braga to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Braga to Lisboa
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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
6 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Braga to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Taxi from Braga to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com

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