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

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

Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Lisbon to Coimbra hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 43 min. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisbon to Coimbra hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Avg. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $150
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Avg. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $100
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Avg. Duration
55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B
Avg. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Porto(Campanha) to Coimbra-B
Avg. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$10 - $14
1st Class
$12 - $19
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra B
Avg. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa to Coimbra
Avg. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Rodonorte
Phone
+ 351 259 340 710
Email
geral@rodonorte.pt
Website
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Lisbon to Coimbra
Avg. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
rodonorte.pt
Ovnitur
Phone
258 942 920
Website
ovnitur.pt
Bus from Lisboa - Gare do Oriente to Coimbra
Avg. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
ovnitur.pt
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lisbon to Coimbra
Avg. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lisbon to Coimbra?

The distance between Lisbon and Coimbra is 177 km. The road distance is 204 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Coimbra?

The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Coimbra is to rideshare which costs 10€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lisbon to Coimbra?

The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Coimbra is to train which takes 1 h 43 min and costs 19€.

Is there a direct train between Lisbon and Coimbra?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lisboa Santa Apolonia and arriving at Coimbra-B. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 43 min.

Is there a direct bus between Lisbon and Coimbra?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lisboa and arriving at Coimbra. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Lisbon to Coimbra?

The train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B takes 1 h 43 min including transfers and departs hourly.