There are 7 ways to get from Portugal to León by train, night train, bus, car or plane

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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Train, Trenhotel  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B
  2. Take the Trenhotel from Coimbra B to Estación de Salamanca
  3. Take the train from Salamanca to Valladolid Campo Grande Ir / ...
  4. Take the train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Leon Ave / ...

$100 - $157

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Bus Ouibus  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa - Oriente to Valladolid Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Valladolid to Leon

$43 - $67

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Bus Rodonorte  •  14 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon to Mirandela
  2. Take the bus from Mirandela to Benavente
  3. Take the bus from Benavente to Leon

$76 - $110

Trenhotel  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the Trenhotel from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Medina del Campo Lusitania
  2. Take the Trenhotel from Medina del Campo to León Atlantico

$98 - $129

Drive  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to León 417.8 miles

$95 - $140

Fly Lisbon to Oviedo, bus  •  7 h 57 min

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

$87 - $317

Bus to Vila Real, fly to Braganca, bus  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Guimarães to Vila Real
  2. Fly from Vila Real (VRL) to Braganca (BGC) VRL - BGC
  3. Take the bus from Puebla de Sanabria to Benavente
  4. Take the bus from Benavente to Leon

$57 - $263

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portugal to León is to bus which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 13 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portugal to León is to drive which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 6 h 21 min.

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The distance between Portugal and León is 345 km. The road distance is 668.5 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 35 min to get from Portugal to León, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portugal to León. However, there are services departing from Martim Moniz and arriving at Leon via Lisboa - Oriente and Valladolid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Portugal to León. However, there are services departing from Lisboa Santa Apolonia and arriving at Leon via Coimbra B, Salamanca and Valladolid Campo Grande. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Portugal and León, Spain?

You can take a bus from Lisbon to León via Estação Oriente, Lisboa - Oriente, and Valladolid in around 13 h 16 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Oviedo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Lisbon to Oviedo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Sevenair
Website
fly.sevenair.com
Flights from Vila Real to Braganca
Ave. Duration
20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$19 - $200
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Oviedo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lisbon to Oviedo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Coimbra B to Estación de Salamanca
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Train from Salamanca to Valladolid Campo Grande
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Medina del Campo
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Medina del Campo to León
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lisboa - Oriente to Valladolid
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
Ouibus
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Valladolid to Leon
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Benavente to Leon
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Oviedo to Leon
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
alsa.com
Rodonorte
Phone
+ 351 259 340 710
Email
geral@rodonorte.pt
Website
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Lisbon to Mirandela
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Schedules at
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Guimarães to Vila Real
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
rodonorte.pt
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Mirandela to Benavente
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Autocares Lázara
Phone
+34 (0) 902 23 95 79
Email
info@rutasvigo.com
Website
autocareslazara.com
Bus from Mirandela to Benavente
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
autocareslazara.com
Bus from Puebla de Sanabria to Benavente
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
autocareslazara.com
Empresa Vivas
Website
autocaresvivas.es
Bus from Benavente to León
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
autocaresvivas.es
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Guimarães to Vila Real
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Puebla de Sanabria to Benavente
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
monbus.es

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