There are 7 ways to get from Salamanca to Lisbon by bus, night train, train, night bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Bus  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Salamanca to Lisboa Oriente 320 / ...

29€ - 60€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5h 36m

  1. Take the rideshare from Salamanca to Lisbon 471.1 km

29€

5 alternative options

Night train, train  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the night train from Salamanca to Guarda 313 / ...
  2. Take the train from Guarda to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia Ic / ...

41€ - 57€

Night bus, train  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the night bus from Salamanca to Coimbra, Coimbra N795
  2. Take the train from Coimbra-B to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia Ic / ...

31€ - 42€

Night train  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the night train from Salamanca to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia 313 / ...

30€ - 45€

Drive  •  4h 31m

  1. Drive from Salamanca to Lisbon 471.5 km

60€ - 90€

Train, fly  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin
  2. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Lisbon (LIS) MAD - LIS

54€ - 246€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salamanca to Lisbon is to rideshare which costs 29€ and takes 5h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Salamanca to Lisbon is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 4h 31m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salamanca and arriving at Lisboa Oriente. Services depart once daily, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 7h 15m.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Salamanca and arriving at Lisboa - Santa Apolonia. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 30m.

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The distance between Salamanca and Lisbon is 388 km. The road distance is 471.5 km.

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The best way to get from Salamanca to Lisbon without a car is to bus which takes 7h 15m and costs 29€ - 60€.

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The bus from Salamanca to Lisboa Oriente takes 7h 15m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Salamanca to Lisbon bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Salamanca station.

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Salamanca to Lisbon train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Salamanca station.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Salamanca to Lisbon.
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  • Distance: 387.8 km
  • Duration: 7h 15m

What companies run services between Salamanca, Castille and León, Spain and Lisbon, Portugal?

Eurolines FR operates a bus from Salamanca to Lisboa Oriente 6 times a week. Tickets cost 29€ - 45€ and the journey takes 7h 15m. ALSA also services this route 3 times a week. Alternatively, Renfe Viajeros operates a vehicle from Salamanca to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia twice daily. Tickets cost 30€ - 45€ and the journey takes 7h 30m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 180€
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
35€ - 180€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 210€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 210€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 190€
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Salamanca to Guarda
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Night train from Salamanca to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
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 Guarda to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
27€ - 40€
Train from Coimbra-B to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
15€ - 22€
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Salamanca to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
Eurolines FR
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 Salamanca to Lisbon - 7 Rios
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
alsa.com
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
Night bus from Salamanca to Coimbra, Coimbra
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Salamanca to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
29€
Book at
blablacar.es

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Salamanca to Lisbon bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Lisboa Oriente station.

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Lisbon is 1h behind Salamanca. It is currently 9:24 PM in Salamanca and 8:24 PM in Lisbon.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Salamanca to Lisbon is 471 km. It takes approximately 4h 31m to drive from Salamanca to Lisbon.

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easyJet, Air Europa, Iberia and TAP Portugal offer flights from Madrid Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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Book your Salamanca to Lisbon bus tickets online with Omio and Busbud.

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There are 7123+ hotels available in Lisbon. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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

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