There are 6 ways to get from Castelo Branco to Coimbra by bus, train, 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

Bus Rede Expressos  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Castelo Branco to Proença-A-Nova 9
  2. Take the bus from Proença-A-Nova to Coimbra 9 / ...

$20 - $26

Cheapest option

Train via Entroncamento  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Castelo Branco to Entroncamento Intercity / ...
  2. Take the train from Entroncamento to Coimbra Regional

$18 - $37

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Castelo Branco to Santarem Intercity
  2. Take the train from Santarem to Coimbra-B Intercity

$23 - $46

Bus Citi Express  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Castelo Branco to Viseu L01
  2. Take the bus from Viseu to Coimbra Hernani > Bilbao > Burgos > Valladolid > Salamanque > Ciudad Rodrigo > Vilar Formoso > Viseu > Coimbra > Leiria > Fatima > Lisbonne - Est > Lisbonne / ...

$18 - $35

Taxi  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Castelo Branco to Coimbra 87.3 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Castelo Branco to Coimbra 87.3 miles

$19 - $29

What companies run services between Castelo Branco, Portugal and Coimbra, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Castelo Branco to Coimbra via Proença-A-Nova in around 3 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Castelo Branco to Coimbra via Santarem in around 4 h 11 min.

Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Castelo Branco to Santarem
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $24
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$15 - $24
Train from Santarem to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$14 - $22
Train from Castelo Branco to Entroncamento
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$12 - $19
Train from Entroncamento to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$11 - $18
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Castelo Branco to Proença-A-Nova
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Proença-A-Nova to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Viseu to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
citiexpress.eu
Bus from Castelo Branco to Viseu
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
citiexpress.eu
Bus from Viseu to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citiexpress.eu
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Viseu to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Rodonorte
Phone
+ 351 259 340 710
Email
geral@rodonorte.pt
Website
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Viseu to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
rodonorte.pt
Other operators
Taxi from Castelo Branco to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Táxis Domingos Roque
Phone
+351 966 082 639
Website
taxisdr.alojamentogratuito.com
Praça Táxis Antral De Castelo Branco
Phone
+351 272 341 539

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Castelo Branco to Coimbra?

The distance between Castelo Branco and Coimbra is 90 km. The road distance is 140 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Castelo Branco to Coimbra?

The cheapest way to get from Castelo Branco to Coimbra is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Castelo Branco to Coimbra?

The quickest way to get from Castelo Branco to Coimbra is to taxi which takes 1 h 45 min and costs 85€ - 110€.

Is there a direct train between Castelo Branco and Coimbra?

No, there is no direct train from Castelo Branco to Coimbra. However, there are services departing from Castelo Branco and arriving at Coimbra-B via Santarem. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

Is there a direct bus between Castelo Branco and Coimbra?

No, there is no direct bus from Castelo Branco to Coimbra. However, there are services departing from Castelo Branco and arriving at Coimbra via Proença-A-Nova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Castelo Branco to Coimbra?

It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Castelo Branco to Coimbra, including transfers.