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There are 7 ways to get from Cais do Sodré (Station) to Vigo by train, bus, rideshare, car, plane or towncar

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Train  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto - Campanha Ic
  2. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar Ic

39€ - 59€

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Rideshare  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the rideshare from Lisbon to Vigo 455.4 km

27€

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Bus  •  16h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon to Porto 1000 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Porto Porto Urb. to Vigo

32€ - 52€

Drive  •  4h 27m

  1. Drive from Cais do Sodré (Station) to Vigo 457.5 km

50€ - 80€

Fly to Porto, bus  •  5h 4m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Porto (OPO) LIS - OPO
  2. Take the bus from Porto to Vigo

43€ - 143€

Fly to Vigo  •  6h 40m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Vigo (VGO) LIS - VGO

54€ - 221€

Bus, towncar  •  7h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Fatima
  2. Take a town car from Fátima to Porto Airport
  3. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Vigo

341€ - 426€

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The cost-effective way to get from Cais do Sodré (Station) to Vigo is to rideshare, which costs 27€ and takes 5h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Cais do Sodré (Station) to Vigo is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cais do Sodré (Station) to Vigo. However, there are services departing from Baixa-Chiado and arriving at Vigo Guixar via Lisboa - Santa Apolonia and Porto - Campanha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 35m.

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The distance between Cais do Sodré (Station) and Vigo is 394 km. The road distance is 457.5 km.

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The best way to get from Cais do Sodré (Station) to Vigo without a car is to train which takes 7h 35m and costs 35€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 7h 35m to get from Cais do Sodré (Station) to Vigo, including transfers.

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Cais do Sodré (Station) to Vigo train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia station.

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The best way to get from Cais do Sodré (Station) to Vigo is to train which takes 7h 35m and costs 35€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 16h 58m, you could also fly, which costs 50€ - 230€ and takes 6h 40m.

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

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Vigo is 1h ahead of Cais do Sodré (Station). It is currently 10:14 AM in Cais do Sodré (Station) and 11:14 AM in Vigo.

Map of how to get from Cais do Sodré (Station) to Vigo.
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  • Distance: 393.8 km
  • Duration: 7h 35m

What companies run services between Cais do Sodré (Station), Portugal and Vigo, Spain?

You can take a train from Cais do Sodré (Station) to Vigo via Baixa-Chiado, Santa Apolónia, Lisboa - Santa Apolonia, and Porto - Campanha in around 7h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cais do Sodré (Station) to Vigo via Alameda, Oriente, Lisbon, Porto, and Porto Porto Urb. in around 16h 58m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 170€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
95€ - 320€
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Madrid, Bilbao
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
100€ - 340€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
95€ - 320€
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Ibiza, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 340€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 200€
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Casablanca, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
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 Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto - Campanha
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
24€ - 35€
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Porto - Campanha to Vigo Guixar
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
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 Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Porto to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Porto Porto Urb. to Vigo
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
alsa.com
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 Lisboa Sete Rios to Fatima
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Fatima
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Schedules at
Citi Express
RenEX
Phone
+351 707 223 344
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Fatima
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
RenEX
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.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lisbon to Vigo
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
27€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Fátima to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
190€ - 240€
More information at
VMTransfers
Towncar from Porto Airport to Vigo
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
140€ - 170€
More information at
VMTransfers

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Cais do Sodré (Station) to Vigo train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Vigo Guixar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cais do Sodré (Station) to Vigo is 458 km. It takes approximately 4h 27m to drive from Cais do Sodré (Station) to Vigo.

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TAP Portugal offers flights from Lisbon Airport to Porto Airport.

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There are 264+ hotels available in Vigo. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Cais do Sodré (Station) and Vigo. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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