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There are 3 ways to get from Lisbon to Salema by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  5h 12m

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

17€ - 27€

2 alternative options

Train  •  6h 34m

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

24€ - 36€

Drive  •  3h 7m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Salema 315.1 km

35€ - 60€

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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Salema is to bus which costs 17€ - 27€ and takes 5h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Salema is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Salema. However, there are services departing from Lisboa Sete Rios and arriving at Salema via Lagos Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 12m.

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The distance between Lisbon and Salema is 185 km. The road distance is 315.1 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Salema without a car is to bus which takes 5h 12m and costs 17€ - 27€.

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It takes approximately 5h 12m to get from Lisbon to Salema, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Salema is to bus which takes 5h 12m and costs 17€ - 27€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 6h 34m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Salema is 315 km. It takes approximately 3h 7m to drive from Lisbon to Salema.

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  • Distance: 185.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 12m

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Salema, 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 Salema via Tunes, Lagos, and Lagos Bus Terminal in around 6h 34m.

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.

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Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa - Entrecampos to Tunes
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
4 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€
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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
22€
Website
RenEX

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