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There are 5 ways to get from Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia by train, bus, rideshare 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.

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Train  •  1h 42m

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

€15 - €22

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the rideshare from Coimbra to Lisbon 205.3 km

€10

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Coimbra to Lisboa Sete Rios RedeExpressos / ...

€13 - €29

Bus via Estação Oriente  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Coimbra to Lisbon 1001 / ...

€14 - €17

Drive  •  1h 58m

  1. Drive from Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia 205.1 km

€24 - €35

Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia by train

The train journey time between Coimbra-B and Santa Apolónia is around 1h 58m and covers a distance of around 217 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 42m. Operated by Comboios De Portugal, the Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia train service departs from Coimbra-B and arrives in Lisboa - Santa Apolonia. Typically 121 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 58m
Fastest train time:
1h 42m
Train distance:
217 km
Trains per week:
121
Cheapest price:
€15
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
03:00
Last train departs at:
21:48

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia train schedules

Coimbra-B → Santa Apolónia
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • 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
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Santa Apolónia is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Santa Apolónia is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Santa Apolónia 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: 18 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia is to rideshare which costs €10 and takes 3h 23m.

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The fastest way to get from Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia is to train. Taking this option will cost €15 - €22 and takes 1h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia. However, there are services departing from Coimbra and arriving at Estação Sta. Apolónia via Estação Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Coimbra-B and arriving at Lisboa - Santa Apolonia. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 42m.

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The distance between Coimbra-B and Santa Apolónia is 178 km. The road distance is 205.1 km.

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The best way to get from Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia without a car is to train which takes 1h 42m and costs €15 - €22.

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The train from Coimbra-B to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia takes 1h 42m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Coimbra station.

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Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Coimbra-B station.

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The best way to get from Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia is to train which takes 1h 42m and costs €15 - €22. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €13 - €30 and takes 2h 51m.

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Map of how to get from Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia.
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  • Distance: 177.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 42m

What companies run services between Coimbra-B, Portugal and Santa Apolónia, Lisboa, Portugal?

Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Coimbra-B to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia hourly. Tickets cost €15 - €22 and the journey takes 1h 42m. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Coimbra to Lisboa Sete Rios hourly. Tickets cost €12 - €15 and the journey takes 2h 20m. Three other operators also service this route.

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 Coimbra-B to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€15 - €22
Bus operators
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
+351 21 75 24 524
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Coimbra to Lisboa Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Coimbra to Lisboa Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €14
Schedules at
Citi Express
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 Coimbra to Lisbon Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
alsa.com
Rodonorte
Phone
+ 351 259 340 710
Email
geral@rodonorte.pt
Website
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Coimbra to Lisbon Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €15
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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 Coimbra to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Coimbra to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lisbon station.

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Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Lisboa - Santa Apolonia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia is 205 km. It takes approximately 1h 58m to drive from Coimbra-B to Santa Apolónia.

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There are 1169+ hotels available in Santa Apolónia. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Coimbra-B and Santa Apolónia. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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