There are 5 ways to get from Cascais to Coimbra by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B Intercity

$19 - $39

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Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon to Coimbra

$16 - $22

3 alternative options

Line 403 bus, bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 403 bus from Cascais Terminal to Sintra Estação 403 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lisboa to Coimbra 2 / ...

$26 - $37

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Cascais to Coimbra 146.7 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Cascais to Lisboa Cais do Sodre
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Porto (OPO) LIS - OPO

$169 - $235

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The cheapest way to get from Cascais to Coimbra is to bus which costs 13€ - 19€ and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cascais to Coimbra is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between Cascais and Coimbra is 189 km. The road distance is 234.7 km.

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The best way to get from Cascais to Coimbra without a car is to train which takes 3 h 5 min and costs 15€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Cascais to Coimbra, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Cascais to Coimbra is to train which takes 3 h 5 min and costs 15€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 19€ and takes 4 h 20 min.

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Cascais to Coimbra is 235 km. It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to drive from Cascais to Coimbra.

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Air Transat, Ryanair and TAP Portugal offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Porto Airport.

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There are 294+ hotels available in Coimbra. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cascais to Coimbra.
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  • Distance: 117.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 5 min

What companies run services between Cascais, Portugal and Coimbra, Portugal?

Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Cascais to Coimbra hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 43 min. Alternatively, Rodonorte operates a bus from Cascais to Coimbra every 3 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $150
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $100
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $140
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 Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Cascais to Lisboa Cais do Sodre
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$3 - $5
1st Class
$2 - $4
Bus operators
Rodonorte
Phone
+ 351 259 340 710
Email
geral@rodonorte.pt
Website
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Lisbon to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
rodonorte.pt
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rodonorte.pt
Scott URB
Phone
21 469 91 00
Email
scotturb@scotturb.com
Website
scotturb.com
Bus from Cascais Terminal to Sintra Estação
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
scotturb.com
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt

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