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There are 8 ways to get from Coimbra to Lisbon by bus, train, car, night bus or plane

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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Bus  •  12h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Fuentelespino de Haro to Madrid
  2. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Lisbon Sete Rios Station

Cheapest option

Bus via Quintanar de la Orden  •  12h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Villaescusa de Haro to Quintanar de la Orden
  2. Take the bus from Quintanar de la Orden to Madrid 003 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Madrid, Madrid to Lisbon, Lisbon 795 / ...

50€ - 67€

6 alternative options

Train  •  14h 58m

  1. Take the train from Villarrobledo to Madrid-Atocha Cercanias
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias to Badajoz 194
  3. Take the train from Badajoz to Entroncamento Re
  4. Take the train from Entroncamento to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia Re / ...

141€ - 182€

Drive  •  7h 32m

  1. Drive from Coimbra to Lisbon 755.1 km

95€ - 140€

Night bus to Madrid, fly to Lisbon  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the night bus from Mota Del Cuervo to Madrid - Barajas Airport T4
  2. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Lisbon (LIS) MAD - LIS

55€ - 378€

Bus to Valencia, fly to Lisbon  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Villaescusa de Haro to Mislata
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Lisbon (LIS) VLC - LIS

60€ - 289€

Train to Alicante, fly to Lisbon  •  8h 43m

  1. Take the train from Villarrobledo to Alicante-Termino
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Lisbon (LIS) ALC - LIS

150€ - 824€

Night bus to Madrid, fly to Badajoz, bus  •  9h 33m

  1. Take the night bus from Mota Del Cuervo to Madrid - Barajas Airport T4
  2. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Badajoz (BJZ) MAD - BJZ
  3. Take the bus from Badajoz to Lisbon, Lisbon

112€ - 212€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Coimbra to Lisbon is to bus via Quintanar de la Orden which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 12h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Coimbra to Lisbon is to night bus and fly which costs 50€ - 380€ and takes 7h 6m.

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The distance between Coimbra and Lisbon is 569 km. The road distance is 755.1 km.

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The best way to get from Coimbra to Lisbon without a car is to bus which takes 12h 23m and costs .

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It takes approximately 12h 23m to get from Coimbra to Lisbon, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Coimbra to Lisbon is to bus which takes 12h 23m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs 140€ - 190€ and takes 14h 58m.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Coimbra to Lisbon is 755 km. It takes approximately 7h 32m to drive from Coimbra to Lisbon.

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easyJet, Air Europa, Iberia and TAP Portugal offer flights from Madrid Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 6920+ hotels available in Lisbon. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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  • Distance: 569.4 km
  • Duration: 12h 23m

What companies run services between Coimbra, Spain and Lisbon, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Coimbra to Lisbon via Fuentelespino de Haro, Atocha Renfe, Estación Sur, and Madrid Estacion Sur in around 12h 23m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Coimbra to Lisbon via Villarrobledo, Madrid-Atocha Cercanias, Badajoz, and Entroncamento in around 14h 58m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 130€
Flights from Alicante to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 190€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
26€ - 150€
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 650€
Flights from Madrid to Badajoz
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 170€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
26€ - 150€
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 300€
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 310€
Flights from Alicante to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 300€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 110€
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 320€
Flights from Alicante to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 170€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Flights from Alicante to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 300€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 250€
Flights from Alicante to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 180€
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Villarrobledo to Madrid-Atocha Cercanias
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 20€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias to Badajoz
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Villarrobledo to Alicante-Termino
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
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 Badajoz to Entroncamento
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
12€ - 18€
Train from Entroncamento to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
7€ - 11€
Bus operators
Empresa Ruiz
Phone
+34914680850
Email
info@gruporuiz.com
Website
empresaruiz.com
Bus from Fuentelespino de Haro to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
empresaruiz.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 Madrid Estacion Sur to Lisbon Sete Rios Station
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
21€ - 45€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Villaescusa de Haro to Quintanar de la Orden
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Schedules at
monbus.es
Bus from Villaescusa de Haro to Mislata
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
12€ - 23€
Schedules at
monbus.es
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid, Madrid to Lisbon, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Badajoz to Lisbon, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
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
Night bus from Mota Del Cuervo to Madrid - Barajas Airport T4
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
alsa.com

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