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There are 5 ways to get from Lisbon to Alto do Galeão by train, bus, car, plane or towncar

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Train  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto - Campanha Ic
  2. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Areia-Darque 831 / ...

€29 - €41

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Bus  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Viana Castelo RedeExpressos

€17 - €22

3 alternative options

Bus via Vila Nova de Gaia  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon to Porto 1000 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Porto — Batalha Bus Terminal to Darque

€21 - €33

Drive  •  3h 42m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Alto do Galeão 378.9 km

€40 - €65

Fly, towncar  •  4h 27m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Porto (OPO) LIS - OPO
  2. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Viana do Castelo

€84 - €197

Lisbon to Alto do Galeão by train

The train journey time between Lisbon and Alto do Galeão is around 6h 2m and covers a distance of around 414 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 47m. Operated by Comboios De Portugal, the Lisbon to Alto do Galeão train service departs from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia and arrives in Areia-Darque. Typically 33 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
6h 2m
Fastest train time:
4h 47m
Train distance:
414 km
Trains per week:
33
Cheapest price:
€29
Carbon emissions:
21 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
09:30
Last train departs at:
22:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lisbon to Alto do Galeão train schedules

Lisbon → Alto do Galeão
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 808 24 24 24

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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 Alto do Galeão is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Alto do Galeão is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Alto do Galeão 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: 25 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Alto do Galeão is to bus which costs €17 - €22 and takes 6h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Alto do Galeão is to drive which costs €40 - €65 and takes 3h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Alto do Galeão. However, there are services departing from Lisboa Sete Rios and arriving at Darque via Viana do Castelo Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lisbon to Alto do Galeão. However, there are services departing from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia and arriving at Areia-Darque via Porto - Campanha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 26m.

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It is 331 km from Lisbon to Alto do Galeão. It is approximately 378.9 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Alto do Galeão without a car is to train which takes 5h 26m and costs €29 - €45.

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It takes approximately 5h 26m to get from Lisbon to Alto do Galeão, including transfers.

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Lisbon to Alto do Galeão bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Lisboa Sete Rios station.

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Lisbon to Alto do Galeão train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia station.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Alto do Galeão is to train which takes 5h 26m and costs €29 - €45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €17 - €22 and takes 6h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Alto do Galeão.
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  • Distance: 330.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 26m

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Alto do Galeão, Portugal?

You can take a train from Lisbon to Alto do Galeão via Porto - Campanha in around 5h 26m. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Viana Castelo every 3 hours. Tickets cost €16 - €20 and the journey takes 5h.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €170
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 Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Porto - Campanha
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€24 - €35
Train from Porto - Campanha to Areia-Darque
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€5 - €8
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 Lisboa Sete Rios to Viana Castelo
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €20
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 Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Auto Viação do Minho
Phone
258 800 340
Email
geral@avminho.pt
Website
avminho.pt
Bus from Porto — Batalha Bus Terminal to Darque
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Schedules at
avminho.pt
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Porto Airport to Viana do Castelo
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€60 - €80
More information at
VMTransfers

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Porto Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Lisbon to Alto do Galeão bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Viana Castelo station.

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Lisbon to Alto do Galeão train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Areia-Darque station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Alto do Galeão is 379 km. It takes approximately 3h 42m to drive from Lisbon to Alto do Galeão.

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TAP Portugal offers flights from Lisbon Airport to Porto Airport.

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There are 104+ hotels available in Alto do Galeão. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to subway which takes 17 min and costs €1 - €6.

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