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There are 6 ways to get from Cabo da Roca to Alfama by bus, train, subway, taxi or car

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

Line 403 bus, line 19000 train  •  1h 21m

  1. Take the line 403 bus from Cabo da Roca to Av.Marginal-ChAreeiro 403
  2. Take the line 19000 train from Cascais to Lisboa - Cais Do Sodre 19000 / ...

€2 - €4

5 alternative options

Line 403 bus, line 18800 train  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the line 403 bus from Cabo da Roca to Portela Rotunda 403
  2. Take the line 18800 train from Sintra to Lisboa - Rossio 18800 / ...

€3 - €4

Line 403 bus, line 18400 train, subway  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the line 403 bus from Cabo da Roca to Portela Rotunda 403
  2. Take the line 18400 train from Sintra to Reboleira
  3. Take the subway from Reboleira to Terreiro Do Paço

€3 - €9

Line 403 bus, line 35 bus  •  2h 24m

  1. Take the line 403 bus from Cabo da Roca to Sintra Estacao 403
  2. Take the line 35 bus from Sintra Train Station to Marquês de Pombal 35

€3 - €17

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cabo da Roca to Alfama 42.8 km

€75 - €90

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Cabo da Roca to Alfama 42.8 km

€5 - €8

Cabo da Roca to Alfama by bus and train

The journey time between Cabo da Roca and Alfama is around 1h 25m and covers a distance of around 41 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 13m. Operated by Scott URB and Comboios De Portugal, the Cabo da Roca to Alfama service departs from Cabo da Roca and arrives in Lisboa - Cais Do Sodre. Typically 126 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 25m
Fastest journey time:
1h 13m
Journey distance:
41 km
Services per week:
126
Cheapest price:
€2
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:49
Last service departs at:
19:29

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cabo da Roca to Alfama bus and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Cabo da Roca → Alfama
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  • 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

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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: 1 Aug 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cabo da Roca to Alfama is to line 403 bus and line 19000 train which costs €2 - €5 and takes 1h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Cabo da Roca to Alfama is to taxi which costs €75 - €90 and takes 32 min.

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It is 33 km from Cabo da Roca to Alfama. It is approximately 42.8 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Cabo da Roca to Alfama without a car is to line 403 bus and line 19000 train which takes 1h 21m and costs €2 - €5.

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It takes approximately 1h 21m to get from Cabo da Roca to Alfama, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cabo da Roca to Alfama is 43 km. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Cabo da Roca to Alfama.

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There are 1186+ hotels available in Alfama. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Cabo da Roca to Alfama.
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  • Distance: 32.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 21m

What companies run services between Cabo da Roca, Portugal and Alfama, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Cabo da Roca to Alfama via Sintra Train Station, Marquês de Pombal, and Marquês De Pombal in around 2h 24m.

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 Cascais to Lisboa - Cais Do Sodre
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€1 - €3
Train from Sintra to Lisboa - Rossio
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€2 - €3
Train from Sintra to Reboleira
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€1 - €2
Bus operators
Scott URB
Phone
21 469 91 00
Email
scotturb@scotturb.com
Website
scotturb.com
Bus from Cabo da Roca to Av.Marginal-ChAreeiro
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2
Website
Scott URB
Bus from Cabo da Roca to Portela Rotunda
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2
Website
Scott URB
Bus from Cabo da Roca to Sintra Estacao
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2
Website
Scott URB
Vimeca Transportes
Other operators
Taxi from Cabo da Roca to Alfama
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
€75 - €90
Taxis of Cascais
Phone
+351 919429670
Website
taxiscascais.com
Praça de Táxis da Torre
Phone
+351 965 031 767
Taxigal
Phone
+351 961 532 938
Website
taxigal.pt
Autotáxis Toscano e Lopes
Phone
+351 21 421 2641
Auto Taxis Nuno Simões Unipessoal
Phone
+351 960 193 767

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