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There are 2 ways to get from Saldanha to Alfama by taxi, plane or car

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Taxi, fly  •  13h 33m

  1. Take a taxi from Saldanha to Capetown
  2. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Lisbon (LIS) CPT - LIS

€422 - €625

1 alternative option

Drive  •  8 days 6h

  1. Drive from Saldanha to Alfama 16201.1 km

€1900 - €2800

South Africa → Portugal
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International entry into Portugal from South Africa

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of South Africa
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Portugal, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area

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Conditions of entry into Portugal from South Africa

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This applies to arrivals from South Africa
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, India, Nepal and South Africa
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom

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Rules to follow in Portugal

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Considerations leaving from South Africa

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Portugal from South Africa is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • 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
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Alfama is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Alfama is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Alfama is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 808 24 24 24.

No, but conditions apply when returning to South Africa from Portugal.

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Last updated: 1 Aug 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Saldanha to Alfama is to taxi and fly, which costs R 7 000 - R 11 000 and takes 13h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Saldanha to Alfama is to taxi and fly which costs R 7 000 - R 11 000 and takes 13h 33m.

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The distance between Saldanha and Alfama is 8451 km. The road distance is 16201.1 km.

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It takes approximately 13h 33m to get from Saldanha to Alfama, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Capetown Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 11h 25m.

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Alfama is 1h behind Saldanha. It is currently 11:23 PM in Saldanha and 10:23 PM in Alfama.

Yes, the driving distance between Saldanha to Alfama is 16201 km. It takes approximately 8 days 6h to drive from Saldanha to Alfama.

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TAP Portugal, TAAG Angola Airlines, British Airways and five other airlines offer flights from Capetown Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 1186+ hotels available in Alfama. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Saldanha to Alfama.
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  • Distance: 8451 km
  • Duration: 13h 33m

What companies run services between Saldanha, South Africa and Alfama, Portugal?

There is no direct connection from Saldanha to Alfama. However, you can take the taxi to Capetown airport, fly to Lisbon, take the walk to Lisbon Airport, then take the shuttle to Alfama. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Alfama.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Capetown to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€300 - €1100
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Capetown to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€230 - €600
TAAG Angola Airlines
Website
taag.com
Flights from Capetown to Lisbon via Luanda
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€190 - €650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Capetown to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€300 - €1000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Capetown to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€330 - €550
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Capetown to Lisbon via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€310 - €800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Capetown to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€330 - €750
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Capetown to Lisbon via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €850
Other operators
Taxi from Saldanha to Capetown
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Estimated price
€100 - €130

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