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There are 7 ways to get from Coimbra to Lisbon by bus, train, night bus, night train, car 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  11h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Belmonte to Madrid 004
  2. Take the bus from Madrid to Setubal Auto Res

56€ - 87€

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  12h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Belmonte to Madrid 004
  2. Take the night bus from Madrid to Lisbon, Lisbon N794 / ...

55€ - 89€

5 alternative options

Train  •  14h 29m

  1. Take the train from Villarrobledo to Alcazar De San Juan Alt / ...
  2. Take the train from Alcazar De San Juan to Badajoz
  3. Take the train from Badajoz to Entroncamento Re
  4. Take the train from Entroncamento to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia Re / ...

147€ - 204€

Bus, Trenhotel  •  15h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Belmonte to Madrid 004
  2. Take the Trenhotel from Madrid Chamartín Station to Lisboa Santa Apolonia Lusitania

104€ - 134€

Drive  •  7h 32m

  1. Drive from Coimbra to Lisbon 472 miles

90€ - 140€

Night bus to Madrid, fly  •  6h 57m

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

61€ - 177€

Bus to Valencia, fly  •  8h 15m

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

72€ - 240€

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The cheapest way to get from Coimbra to Lisbon is to bus and night bus which costs 55€ - 90€ and takes 12h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Coimbra to Lisbon is to night bus and fly which costs 60€ - 180€ and takes 6h 57m.

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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 11h 12m and costs 55€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 11h 12m 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 11h 12m and costs 55€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 140€ - 210€ and takes 14h 29m.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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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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Ryanair, easyJet, Air Europa and two other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 2276+ hotels available in Lisbon. Prices start at 65€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Coimbra to Lisbon.
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  • Distance: 355.9 miles
  • Duration: 11h 12m

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

You can take a bus from Coimbra to Lisbon via Belmonte, Madrid, and Setúbal in around 11h 12m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Coimbra to Lisbon via Villarrobledo, Alcazar De San Juan, Badajoz, and Entroncamento in around 14h 29m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 210€
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 210€
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 340€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 550€
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 440€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 550€
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 550€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 240€
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 350€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 190€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
29€ - 140€
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
Train operators
Renfe

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. The 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 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
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Villarrobledo to Alcazar De San Juan
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 15€
Website
renfe.com
Train from Alcazar De San Juan to Badajoz
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Madrid Chamartín Station to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
10h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
80€ - 100€
Website
renfe.com
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
11€ - 22€
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
14€ - 22€
Train from Entroncamento to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 14€
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
8€ - 14€
Bus operators
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
Night bus from Madrid to Lisbon, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
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
18€ - 28€
Website
alsa.com
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
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

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