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There are 4 ways to get from Lisbon to Lagos by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Lagos MundialTurismo / ...

14€ - 22€

3 alternative options

Train  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Entrecampos to Tunes Ic
  2. Take the train from Tunes to Lagos Re

21€ - 31€

Drive  •  2h 54m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Lagos 297.3 km

35€ - 50€

Fly, bus  •  4h 27m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Faro (FAO) LIS - FAO
  2. Take the bus from Faro to Lagos

48€ - 166€

Lisbon to Lagos by bus

The bus journey time between Lisbon and Lagos is around 3h 52m and covers a distance of around 302 km. The fastest bus normally takes 3h 25m. Operated by Rede Expressos and RenEX, the Lisbon to Lagos bus service departs from Lisboa Sete Rios and arrives in Lagos. Typically 116 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
3h 52m
Fastest bus time:
3h 25m
Buses per week:
116
Cheapest price:
14€
Carbon emissions:
37 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
06:00
Last bus departs at:
21:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lisbon to Lagos bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Lisbon → Lagos
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  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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

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

The social distance requirement in Lagos is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Lagos is to bus which costs 14€ - 22€ and takes 3h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Lagos is to drive which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 2h 54m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lisboa Sete Rios and arriving at Lagos. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lisbon to Lagos. However, there are services departing from Lisboa - Entrecampos and arriving at Lagos via Tunes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 23m.

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It is 184 km from Lisbon to Lagos. It is approximately 297.3 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lagos without a car is to bus which takes 3h 40m and costs 14€ - 22€.

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The bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Lagos takes 3h 40m including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Lisbon to Lagos train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Lisboa - Entrecampos station.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lagos is to bus which takes 3h 40m and costs 14€ - 22€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 4h 23m.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Lagos.
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  • Distance: 184 km
  • Duration: 3h 40m

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Lagos, Faro, Portugal?

Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Lagos hourly. Tickets cost 14€ - 18€ and the journey takes 3h 40m. RenEX also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lisbon to Lagos via Tunes in around 4h 23m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Faro
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 150€
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 - Entrecampos to Tunes
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
18€ - 26€
Train from Tunes to Lagos
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
3€ - 5€
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
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Lagos
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Schedules at
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RenEX
Phone
+351 707 223 344
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Lagos
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
RenEX
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Faro to Lagos
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Faro Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Lisbon to Lagos bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Lagos station.

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Lisbon to Lagos train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Lagos station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Lagos is 297 km. It takes approximately 2h 54m to drive from Lisbon to Lagos.

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TAP Portugal offers flights from Lisbon Airport to Faro Airport.

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There are 343+ hotels available in Lagos. 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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