There are 4 ways to get from Castelo Branco to Lisbon by bus, train 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  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Castelo Branco to Lisboa

$17 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Castelo Branco to Lisboa - Oriente Ouibus

$10 - $13

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Castelo Branco to Lisboa Santa Apolonia Intercity

$16 - $35

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Castelo Branco to Lisbon 141 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Castelo Branco to Lisbon is to bus which costs 8€ - 12€ and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Castelo Branco to Lisbon is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Castelo Branco and Lisbon is 187 km. The road distance is 225.6 km.

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The bus from Castelo Branco to Lisboa takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Castelo Branco and arriving at Lisboa. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Castelo Branco and arriving at Lisboa Santa Apolonia. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

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The best way to get from Castelo Branco to Lisbon without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs 14€ - 19€.

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Map of how to get from Castelo Branco to Lisbon.
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  • Distance: 117.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

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

Rede Expressos operates a bus from Castelo Branco to Lisbon every 3 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Castelo Branco to Lisbon 5 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min.

Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Castelo Branco to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
cp.pt
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2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$21 - $35
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Castelo Branco to Lisboa
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Castelo Branco to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus

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