There are 5 ways to get from Lisbon to Viseu by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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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Bus Rede Expressos  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa to Viseu 21 / ...

$16 - $27

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Bus Rodonorte  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon to Viseu N786 / ...

$12 - $29

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B Intercity / ...
  2. Take the bus from Coimbra to Viseu 21 / ...

$20 - $46

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Viseu 204.7 miles

$45 - $70

Fly, shuttle  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Porto (OPO) LIS - OPO
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Porto Airport to Viseu

$180 - $245

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lisboa and arriving at Viseu. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Lisbon and Viseu is 240 km. The road distance is 327.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Viseu without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs .

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The bus from Lisboa to Viseu takes 3 h 45 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Lisbon to Viseu bus services, operated by Rodonorte, depart from Lisbon station.

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Porto Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Lisbon to Viseu bus services, operated by Rodonorte, arrive at Viseu station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Viseu is 328 km. It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to drive from Lisbon to Viseu.

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Ryanair and TAP Portugal offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Porto Airport.

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There are 164+ hotels available in Viseu. Prices start at $48 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Viseu.
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  • Distance: 150.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

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

Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisbon to Viseu every 4 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $27 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Citi Express also services this route 4 times a day.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
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
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 Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$16 - $22
1st Class
$20 - $35
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa to Viseu
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Coimbra to Viseu
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
citiexpress.eu
Bus from Lisboa to Viseu
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
citiexpress.eu
Bus from Coimbra to Viseu
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
citiexpress.eu
Rodonorte
Phone
+ 351 259 340 710
Email
geral@rodonorte.pt
Website
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Coimbra to Viseu
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Lisbon to Viseu
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
rodonorte.pt
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Viseu
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Auto Viacao do Tamega
Website
avtamega.pt
Bus from Lisboa Oriente to Viseu
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
avtamega.pt
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lisbon - Oriente to Viseu
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Shuttle from Porto Airport to Viseu
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$168
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com

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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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