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There are 6 ways to get from Costa de Caparica to Alfama by bus, ferry, tram, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus, ferry  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Costa Caparica to Cacilhas 135 - Costa da Caparica - Cacilhas
  2. Take the ferry from Cacilhas to Cais do Sodré Cacilhas > Cais do Sodré

3€ - 5€

5 alternative options

Bus, tram  •  59 min

  1. Take the bus from Costa Caparica to Lisboa 161 - Costa da Caparica - Lisboa / ...
  2. Take the tram from Alcântara to Praça do Comércio 15E

5€ - 7€

Bus, ferry via Costa Caparica  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Costa Caparica to Cacilhas 124 - Costa De Caparica - Cacilhas
  2. Take the ferry from Cacilhas to Cais do Sodré Cacilhas > Cais do Sodré

3€ - 5€

Bus  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Costa Caparica to Lisboa 161 - Costa da Caparica - Lisboa / ...

4€ - 5€

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Costa de Caparica to Alfama 18.1 km

14€ - 18€

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Costa de Caparica to Alfama 18.1 km

2€ - 4€

Costa de Caparica to Alfama by bus and ferry

The journey time between Costa de Caparica and Alfama is around 52 min and covers a distance of around 13 km. The fastest journey normally takes 37 min. Operated by Transportes Sul do Tejo and Transtejo & Soflusa, the Costa de Caparica to Alfama service departs from Costa Caparica and arrives in Cais do Sodré. Typically 122 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
52 min
Fastest journey time:
37 min
Services per week:
122
Cheapest price:
3€
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
01:31
Last service departs at:
21:36

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Costa de Caparica to Alfama bus and ferry schedules

Costa de Caparica → Alfama
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Inter-regional travel is permitted
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Frequently Asked Questions


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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

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Alfama is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Alfama 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: 9 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Costa de Caparica to Alfama is to drive which costs 2€ - 4€ and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Costa de Caparica to Alfama is to taxi which costs 14€ - 18€ and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Costa de Caparica to Alfama. However, there are services departing from Costa Caparica and arriving at Pç. Comércio via Alcântara - Av. 24 Julho. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 33m.

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The distance between Costa de Caparica and Alfama is 12 km. The road distance is 18.1 km.

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The best way to get from Costa de Caparica to Alfama without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 42 min and costs 3€ - 5€.

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It takes approximately 42 min to get from Costa de Caparica to Alfama, including transfers.

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Costa de Caparica to Alfama bus services, operated by Transportes Sul do Tejo, depart from Costa Caparica station.

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Costa de Caparica to Alfama bus services, operated by Transportes Sul do Tejo, arrive at Lisboa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Costa de Caparica to Alfama is 18 km. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Costa de Caparica to Alfama.

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There are 1191+ hotels available in Alfama. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Costa de Caparica to Alfama.
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  • Distance: 11.7 km
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Costa de Caparica, Portugal and Alfama, Portugal?

Transportes Sul do Tejo operates a bus from Costa Caparica to Lisboa hourly. Tickets cost 2€ - 3€ and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Carris
Phone
(+351) 213 500 115
Email
atendimento@cmt.pt
Website
carris.pt
Tram from Alcântara to Praça do Comércio
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
Carris
Cable Car
3€
Funicular
4€
Bus operators
Transportes Sul do Tejo
Phone
(+351) 707 508 509
Email
tst@tsuldotejo.pt
Website
tsuldotejo.pt
Bus from Costa Caparica to Cacilhas
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
Transportes Sul do Tejo
Bus from Costa Caparica to Lisboa
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
Transportes Sul do Tejo
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Costa de Caparica to Alfama
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Taxis Almada
Phone
+351 926 549 000
Ratalma-Cooperativa Rádio Táxis de Almada
Phone
+351 21 294 7070
Website
ratalma.pt
Tele Taxis
Phone
+351 218 111 100
Website
teletaxis.pt
TaxiTours
Phone
+351 964 120 673
Lisbon Taxi
Phone
+351 302 099 910
Website
lisbontaxi.net
Taxigal
Phone
+351 961 532 938
Website
taxigal.pt
Auto Taxis Nuno Simões Unipessoal
Phone
+351 960 193 767
Autotáxis Toscano e Lopes
Phone
+351 21 421 2641

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