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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Entrecampos to Tunes Intercity

$20 - $42

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Oriente to Lagoa

$23 - $29

Drive  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Silves 158.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Faro (FAO) LIS - FAO
  2. Take the train from Faro(P) to Silves

$57 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Silves is to bus which costs 19€ - 25€ and takes 6 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Silves is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Silves. However, there are services departing from Estação Sta. Apolónia and arriving at Silves via Lisboa Oriente and Lagoa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lisbon to Silves. However, there are services departing from Entrecampos and arriving at Silves via Tunes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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The distance between Lisbon and Silves is 180 km. The road distance is 253.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Silves without a car is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs 17€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Lisbon to Silves, including transfers.

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Lisbon to Silves bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Lisboa Oriente station.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Silves.
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  • Distance: 112.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

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

Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Lisbon to Silves every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 52 min. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisbon to Silves every 4 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 54 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Faro
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional 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 train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Entrecampos to Tunes
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Faro(P) to Silves
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$5 - $9
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Oriente to Lagoa
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt

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