There are 8 ways to get from Lisbon to Coimbra by train, bus, night train, rideshare, taxi, 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

Train  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B Intercity

$16 - $35

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lisbon to Coimbra 128.9 miles

$12

6 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa to Coimbra 2

$16 - $21

Line 208 bus, bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the line 208 bus from Igreja dos Anjos to Lisboa Oriente 208
  2. Take the bus from Lisbon to Coimbra

$14 - $20

Trenhotel  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the Trenhotel from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra B Lusitania

$26 - $40

Taxi  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lisbon to Coimbra 127.3 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Coimbra 127.3 miles

$29 - $45

Fly, taxi  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Porto (OPO) LIS - OPO
  2. Take the taxi from Porto Airport to Coimbra

$162 - $222

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

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Coimbra is to train which takes 1 h 43 min and costs 14€ - 28€.

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

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

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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.

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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.

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

Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Lisbon to Coimbra hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 43 min. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisbon to Coimbra hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $150
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $100
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Wednesday
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
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$16 - $22
1st Class
$20 - $35
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra B
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $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
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Carris Lisboa
Phone
(+351) 21 350 01 15
Email
atendimento@cmt.pt
Website
carris.transporteslisboa.pt
Bus from Igreja dos Anjos to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
carris.transporteslisboa.pt
Rodonorte
Phone
+ 351 259 340 710
Email
geral@rodonorte.pt
Website
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Lisbon to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
rodonorte.pt
Book at
rodonorte.pt
Ovnitur
Phone
258 942 920
Website
ovnitur.pt
Bus from Lisboa - Gare do Oriente to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ovnitur.pt
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lisbon to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Taxi from Porto Airport to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$151
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com
Taxi from Lisbon to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Lisbon Taxi
Phone
+351 302 099 910
Website
lisbontaxi.net
Tele Taxis
Phone
+351 218 111 100
Website
taxinet.com.pt
TaxiTours
Phone
+351 964 120 673
Website
taxitours.pt

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