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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Intercity

$20 - $41

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 9 min

$29 - $31

Drive  •  2 h 32 min

  1. 158.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. LIS - FAO

$57 - $210

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, RenEX operates a bus from Lisbon to Silves every 4 hours. Tickets cost $26 and the journey takes 3 h 35 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)
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
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Faro(P) to Silves
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$5 - $9
Bus operators
RenEX
Website
renex.pt
Bus from Lisboa Oriente to Pêra
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lisbon and Silves is 180 km. The road distance is 254 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Silves is to train which costs 17€ - 35€ and takes 4 h 9 min.

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

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 9 min.

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 Pêra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 9 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Lisbon to Silves, including transfers.