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There are 5 ways to get from Rossio (Station) to Sintra by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 18801 train  •  53 min

  1. Take the line 18801 train from Lisboa - Rossio to Sintra 18801 / ...

2€ - 3€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Marquês de Pombal to Sintra Train Station Sintra Express

1€ - 10€

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  39 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lisbon to Sintra 28.1 km

3€

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rossio (Station) to Sintra 27.8 km

45€ - 60€

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Rossio (Station) to Sintra 27.8 km

3€ - 5€

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The cheapest way to get from Rossio (Station) to Sintra is to line 18801 train which costs 2€ - 3€ and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rossio (Station) to Sintra is to taxi which costs 45€ - 60€ and takes 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Marquês de Pombal and arriving at Sintra Train Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lisboa - Rossio and arriving at Sintra. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Rossio (Station) and Sintra is 23 km. The road distance is 27.8 km.

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The best way to get from Rossio (Station) to Sintra without a car is to line 18801 train which takes 53 min and costs 2€ - 3€.

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The line 18801 train from Lisboa - Rossio to Sintra takes 40 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Rossio (Station) to Sintra bus services, operated by Vimeca Transportes, depart from Marquês de Pombal station.

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Rossio (Station) to Sintra train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Lisboa - Rossio station.

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The best way to get from Rossio (Station) to Sintra is to line 18801 train which takes 53 min and costs 2€ - 3€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 1€ - 10€ and takes 50 min.

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  • Distance: 23 km
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between Rossio (Station), Lisboa, Portugal and Sintra, Portugal?

Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Lisboa - Rossio to Sintra hourly. Tickets cost 2€ - 3€ and the journey takes 40 min. Alternatively, Vimeca Transportes operates a bus from Marquês de Pombal to Sintra Train Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost 1€ - 10€ and the journey takes 27 min.

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 - Rossio to Sintra
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 3€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
2€ - 3€
Bus operators
Vimeca Transportes
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lisbon to Sintra
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
3€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Rossio (Station) to Sintra
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
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

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Rossio (Station) to Sintra bus services, operated by Vimeca Transportes, arrive at Sintra Train Station.

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Rossio (Station) to Sintra train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Sintra station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rossio (Station) to Sintra is 28 km. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Rossio (Station) to Sintra.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Rossio (Station) and Sintra. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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