There are 5 ways to get from Lisbon to Leiria by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2h

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Leiria RedeExpressos

10€ - 13€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the rideshare from Lisbon to Leiria 144.9 km

8€

3 alternative options

Train  •  2h 34m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Pombal Ic

14€ - 24€

Taxi  •  1h 27m

  1. Take a taxi from Lisbon to Leiria 144.8 km

95€ - 120€

Drive  •  1h 27m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Leiria 144.8 km

18€ - 27€

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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Leiria is to rideshare which costs 8€ and takes 1h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Leiria is to taxi which costs 95€ - 120€ and takes 1h 27m.

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

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The distance between Lisbon and Leiria is 118 km. The road distance is 144.8 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Leiria without a car is to bus which takes 2h and costs 10€ - 13€.

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The bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Leiria takes 2h including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Leiria is to bus which takes 2h and costs 10€ - 13€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 14€ - 24€ and takes 2h 34m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Leiria is 145 km. It takes approximately 1h 27m to drive from Lisbon to Leiria.

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  • Distance: 117.6 km
  • Duration: 2h

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

Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Leiria hourly. Tickets cost 10€ - 13€ and the journey takes 2h. Alternatively, Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Pombal every 4 hours. Tickets cost 12€ - 17€ and the journey takes 1h 38m.

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 Pombal
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
12€ - 17€
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 Leiria
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lisbon to Leiria
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
8€
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blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Lisbon to Leiria
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Estimated price
95€ - 120€
Tele Taxis
Phone
+351 218 111 100
Website
teletaxis.pt
TaxiTours
Phone
+351 964 120 673
Website
taxitours.pt
Lisbon Taxi
Phone
+351 302 099 910
Website
lisbontaxi.net

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