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

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Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B Ic
  2. Take a taxi from Coimbra-B to Penela

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 39m

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

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1h 49m

  1. Take a taxi from Lisbon to Penela 186.8 km

Drive  •  1h 49m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Penela 186.8 km
Lisbon → Penela
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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

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

The social distance requirement in Penela is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 808 24 24 24.

Last updated: 25 Nov 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Penela is to bus which costs €24 - €30 and takes 2h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Penela is to taxi which costs €110 - €140 and takes 1h 49m.

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The distance between Lisbon and Penela is 159 km. The road distance is 186.8 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Penela without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2h 2m and costs €35 - €50.

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It takes approximately 2h 2m to get from Lisbon to Penela, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Penela is 187 km. It takes approximately 1h 49m to drive from Lisbon to Penela.

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There are 59+ hotels available in Penela. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Penela.
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  • Distance: 159.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 2m

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

Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Avelar once a week. Tickets cost €11 - €14 and the journey takes 2h 25m.

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
+351 808 109 110
Email
apoiocliente@cp.pt
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€15 - €22
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
+351 21 75 24 524
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Avelar
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Other operators
Taxi from Coimbra-B to Penela
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
€20 - €25
Praça de Táxis da República
Phone
+351 239 822 287
Politáxis Praça 25 De Abril S. José
Phone
+351 239 499 090
Central de Radio Taxis de Coimbra
Phone
+351 239 499 090

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