There are 4 ways to get from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Castelo Branco by bus, train or car

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Bus Ouibus  •  3 h 36 min

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

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Oriente to Castelo Branco Intercity

$18 - $37

Bus Rede Expressos  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa to Castelo Branco

$22 - $28

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Castelo Branco 136.7 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Castelo Branco is to bus which costs 7€ - 10€ and takes 3 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Castelo Branco is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Castelo Branco. However, there are services departing from Av. De Berlim - Aeroporto and arriving at Castelo Branco via Lisboa - Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

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The distance between Lisbon Airport (LIS) and Castelo Branco is 183 km. The road distance is 218.7 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Castelo Branco without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 36 min and costs 7€ - 10€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Castelo Branco, including transfers.

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Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Castelo Branco bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Lisboa - Oriente station.

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The best way to get from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Castelo Branco is to bus which takes 3 h 36 min and costs 7€ - 10€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 15€ - 35€ and takes 3 h 49 min.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Castelo Branco.
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  • Distance: 114.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

What companies run services between Lisbon Airport (LIS), Portugal and Castelo Branco, Portugal?

Ouibus operates a bus from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Castelo Branco once a week. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Lisbon Airport (LIS) to Castelo Branco 5 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 43 min.

Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional 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 train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Oriente to Castelo Branco
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$21 - $35
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lisboa - Oriente to Castelo Branco
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa to Castelo Branco
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt

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