There are 5 ways to get from Lisbon to Viana do Castelo by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Sete Rios Station to Ponte de Lima

$26 - $35

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Train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Braga Intercity

$31 - $66

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Ponte de Lima 245.8 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Vigo  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Vigo (VGO) LIS - VGO

$55 - $198

Fly to Porto  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Porto (OPO) LIS - OPO

$95 - $162

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lisbon Sete Rios Station station and arriving at Ponte de Lima. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Lisbon and Viana do Castelo is 358 km. The road distance is 393.2 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Viana do Castelo without a car is to bus which takes 5 h and costs .

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The bus from Lisbon Sete Rios Station to Ponte de Lima takes 5 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Lisbon to Viana do Castelo bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Lisbon Sete Rios Station.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Viana do Castelo is to bus which takes 5 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 25 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 49 min.

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Vigo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Lisbon to Viana do Castelo bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Ponte de Lima station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Viana do Castelo is 393 km. It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to drive from Lisbon to Viana do Castelo.

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TAP Portugal, Iberia and Air Europa offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Vigo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Viana do Castelo.
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  • Distance: 223.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Viana do Castelo, Portugal?

Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisbon to Ponte de Lima twice daily. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h. Alternatively, Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Lisbon to Ponte de Lima every 3 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $150
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Porto
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $100
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Vigo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
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 Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Braga
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisbon Sete Rios Station to Ponte de Lima
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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rede-expressos.pt

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There are 440+ hotels available in Viana do Castelo. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to bus which takes 4 min and costs .

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