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There are 4 ways to get from Olivais to Sintra by train, bus, taxi or car

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Line 18200 train  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 18200 train from Lisboa - Oriente to Sintra 18200 / ...

2€ - 4€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Sintra N793

6€ - 8€

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Olivais to Sintra 32.4 km

55€ - 70€

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Olivais to Sintra 32.4 km

3€ - 6€

Olivais → Sintra
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  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The cost-effective way to get from Olivais to Sintra is to line 18200 train, which costs 2€ - 4€ and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Olivais to Sintra is to taxi which costs 55€ - 70€ and takes 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lisbon, Lisbon and arriving at Sintra. Services depart twice daily, and operate Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lisboa - Oriente and arriving at Sintra. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Olivais and Sintra is 24 km. The road distance is 32.4 km.

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The best way to get from Olivais to Sintra without a car is to line 18200 train which takes 47 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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The line 18200 train from Lisboa - Oriente to Sintra takes 47 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Olivais to Sintra bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lisbon, Lisbon station.

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Olivais to Sintra train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Lisboa - Oriente station.

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The best way to get from Olivais to Sintra is to line 18200 train which takes 47 min and costs 2€ - 4€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 6€ - 8€ and takes 1h 5m.

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  • Distance: 23.8 km
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Olivais, Lisboa, Portugal and Sintra, Portugal?

Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Lisboa - Oriente to Sintra every 20 minutes. Tickets cost 2€ - 4€ and the journey takes 47 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Sintra twice daily. Tickets cost 6€ - 8€ and the journey takes 1h 5m.

Train operators
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban 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 connect to trains in Portugal's 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. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa - Oriente to Sintra
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
2€ - 4€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Sintra
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Olivais to Sintra
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Tele Taxis
Phone
+351 218 111 100
Website
teletaxis.pt
TaxiTours
Phone
+351 964 120 673
Lisbon Taxi
Phone
+351 302 099 910
Website
lisbontaxi.net
Taxivision
Phone
+351 969 219 034
Nuno Miguel Silva Rodrigues
Phone
+351 961 176 490
Taxis Almada
Phone
+351 926 549 000
Ratalma-Cooperativa Rádio Táxis de Almada
Phone
+351 21 294 7070
Website
ratalma.pt

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Olivais to Sintra bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Sintra station.

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Olivais to Sintra train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Sintra station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Olivais to Sintra is 32 km. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Olivais to Sintra.

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