There are 6 ways to get from Lisbon to Sintra by bus, train, taxi, car, rideshare or towncar
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What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Sintra, Portugal?
Vimeca Transportes operates a bus from Lisbon to Sintra every 4 hours. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Lisbon to Sintra every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $5 and the journey takes 37 min.
Train from Lisboa(Rossio) to Portela de Sintra
- Ave. Duration
- 37 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $2 - $5
- Purchase a
- 2nd Class
- $3 - $5
- 1st Class
- $2 - $5
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Lisbon and Sintra is 23 km. The road distance is 29 km.
The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Sintra is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 39 min.
The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Sintra is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs 50€ - 60€.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lisboa(Rossio) and arriving at Portela de Sintra. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Marquês de Pombal and arriving at Sintra Estação. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.
The line 035 bus from Marquês de Pombal to Sintra Estação takes 27 min including transfers and departs every four hours.