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

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Bus  •  4h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Oriente Station to Penamacor Blue

27€ - 37€

3 alternative options

Train  •  4h 19m

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

50€ - 68€

Bus via Castelo Branco  •  5h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Castelo Branco CitiExpress / ...
  2. Take the bus from Castelo Branco to Zebreira RedeExpressos

45€ - 57€

Drive  •  2h 55m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Monsanto 275.2 km

30€ - 50€

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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Monsanto is to bus which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 4h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Monsanto is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 55m.

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The distance between Lisbon and Monsanto is 227 km. The road distance is 275.2 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Monsanto without a car is to bus which takes 4h 7m and costs 26€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 4h 7m to get from Lisbon to Monsanto, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Monsanto is to bus which takes 4h 7m and costs 26€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 50€ - 70€ and takes 4h 19m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Monsanto is 275 km. It takes approximately 2h 55m to drive from Lisbon to Monsanto.

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There are 58+ hotels available in Monsanto. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Monsanto.
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  • Distance: 227.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 7m

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Monsanto, Castelo Branco, Portugal?

Viuva Monteiro operates a bus from Lisbon Oriente Station to Penamacor twice a week. Tickets cost 12€ - 18€ and the journey takes 2h 38m. Alternatively, Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Fundao 3 times a day. Tickets cost 20€ - 28€ and the journey takes 3h 26m.

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 Fundao
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
20€ - 28€
Bus operators
Viuva Monteiro
Website
viuvamonteiro.pt
Bus from Lisbon Oriente Station to Penamacor
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Schedules at
viuvamonteiro.pt
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Castelo Branco
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
Citi Express
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 Castelo Branco
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Castelo Branco to Zebreira
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt

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