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There are 8 ways to get from Ponferrada to Cascais by train, plane, towncar, bus or car

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Train to Santiago de Compostela, fly to Lisbon

  1. Take the train from Ponferrada to Santiago De Compostela
  2. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Lisbon (LIS)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Ponferrada to Vigo
  2. Take the bus from Vigo Central Bus Station to Porto Campo 24 Agosto
  3. Take the bus from Porto to Cascais

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Train, towncar to Porto, fly to Lisbon

  1. Take the train from Ponferrada to Vigo Guixar
  2. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Viana Do Castelo
  3. Take a town car from Viana do Castelo to Porto Airport
  4. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Lisbon (LIS)

Bus to Oviedo, fly to Lisbon

  1. Take the bus from Ponferrada to Oviedo
  2. Fly from Oviedo (OVD) to Lisbon (LIS)

Drive to Braganca, fly to Vila Real Airport, fly to Cascais Municipal Aerodrome

  1. Drive from Ponferrada to Braganca
  2. Fly from Braganca (BGC) to Vila Real (VRL)
  3. Take the plane from Vila Real Airport to Cascais Municipal Aerodrome

Train

  1. Take the train from Ponferrada to Vigo Guixar
  2. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Porto - Campanha
  3. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia

Bus, towncar

  1. Take the bus from Ponferrada to Lugo
  2. Take a town car from Lugo to Porto Airport
  3. Take the bus from Porto Garagem to Cascais

Drive

  1. Drive from Ponferrada to Cascais

Ponferrada to Cascais by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Ponferrada and Cascais is around 20h 59m and covers a distance of around 823 km. This includes an average layover time of around 10h 26m. The fastest journey normally takes 20h 59m. Services are operated by Renfe Viajeros, Comboios De Portugal and Metro Lisboa. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
10h 32m
Layover time:
10h 26m
Total time:
20h 59m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
20h 59m
Journey distance:
823 km
Services per week:
2
Cheapest price:
€60
Carbon emissions:
43 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
19:01
Last service departs at:
19:01

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ponferrada to Cascais train, subway and walk schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Ponferrada to Cascais is to bus which costs €50 - €70 and takes 10h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Ponferrada to Cascais is to drive which costs €75 - €120 and takes 6h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ponferrada to Cascais. However, there are services departing from Ponferrada and arriving at Cascais via Vigo Central Bus Station, Campo 24 de Agosto and Porto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 26m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ponferrada to Cascais. However, there are services departing from Ponferrada and arriving at Cascais via Vigo Guixar, Porto - Campanha, Santa Apolónia and Lisboa - Cais Do Sodre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 24m.

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The distance between Ponferrada and Cascais is 490 km. The road distance is 655.2 km.

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The best way to get from Ponferrada to Cascais without a car is to bus which takes 10h 26m and costs €50 - €70.

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It takes approximately 9h 20m to get from Ponferrada to Cascais, including transfers.

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Ponferrada to Cascais bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Ponferrada station.

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Ponferrada to Cascais train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Ponferrada station.

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The best way to get from Ponferrada to Cascais is to bus which takes 10h 26m and costs €50 - €70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €60 - €90 and takes 12h 24m.

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Map of how to get from Ponferrada to Cascais.
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  • Distance: 489.9 km
  • Duration: 9h 20m

What companies run services between Ponferrada, Spain and Cascais, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Ponferrada to Cascais via Vigo Central Bus Station, Porto Campo 24 Agosto, Campo 24 de Agosto, Largo 1º de Dezembro, and Porto in around 10h 26m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ponferrada to Cascais via Vigo Guixar, Porto - Campanha, Lisboa - Santa Apolonia, Santa Apolónia, Baixa-Chiado, and Lisboa - Cais Do Sodre in around 12h 24m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €140
Flights from Porto to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €150
Flights from Oviedo to Lisbon via Malaga
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €220
Flights from Oviedo to Lisbon via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €200
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €210
Flights from Oviedo to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €170
Flights from Oviedo to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €270
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Oviedo to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€50 - €170
Flights from Oviedo to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €270
Sevenair
Website
fly.sevenair.com
Flights from Braganca to Vila Real
Ave. Duration
20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€2 - €180
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Oviedo to Lisbon via Alicante
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€23 - €150
Train operators
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Ponferrada to Santiago De Compostela
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€18 - €23
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Ponferrada to Vigo Guixar
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €25
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Guixar to Viana Do Castelo
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Guixar to Porto - Campanha
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
Renfe Viajeros
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 Porto - Campanha to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€24 - €35
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Ponferrada to Oviedo
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€20 - €29
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Ponferrada to Vigo
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €28
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Ponferrada to Lugo
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
alsa.com
Autna S.L.
Phone
+34 (0) 986 288 030
Email
autna@autna.com
Website
autna.com
Bus from Vigo Central Bus Station to Porto Campo 24 Agosto
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Autna S.L.
Rede Expressos

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 21 75 24 524
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Vigo to Porto - Campo 24 de Agosto
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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 Porto to Cascais
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€18 - €22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Ovnitur
Phone
258 942 920
Website
ovnitur.pt
Bus from Porto Garagem to Cascais
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€19 - €70
Schedules at
ovnitur.pt
Express
€19 - €21
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Viana do Castelo to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€65 - €80
More information at
VMTransfers
Towncar from Lugo to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€280 - €360
More information at
VMTransfers
Sevenair
Phone
+351 214 444 545
Email
bookings@sevenair.com
Website
aerovip.pt
Plane from Vila Real Airport to Cascais Municipal Aerodrome
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
bookings.aerovip.pt
Book at
bookings.sevenair.com

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The quickest flight from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Ponferrada to Cascais bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Cascais station.

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Cascais is 1h behind Ponferrada. It is currently 8:33 PM in Ponferrada and 7:33 PM in Cascais.

Ponferrada to Cascais train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Lisboa - Santa Apolonia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ponferrada to Cascais is 655 km. It takes approximately 6h 44m to drive from Ponferrada to Cascais.

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TAP Portugal and Iberia offer flights from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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