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There are 5 ways to get from Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 18400 train  •  56 min

  1. Take the line 18400 train from Sintra to Lisboa - Oriente 18400 / ...

3€ - 9€

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Sintra Train Station to Marquês de Pombal Sintra Express
  2. Take the bus from Mq. Pombal - Av. Fontes P. Mel to Aeroporto 783 - Portela / ...

4€ - 14€

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS) 31.3 km

55€ - 65€

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS) 31.3 km

3€ - 6€

Towncar  •  22 min

  1. Take a town car from Sintra to Lisbon Airport 31.3 km

30€ - 45€

Sintra → Lisbon Airport (LIS)
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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

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lisbon Airport (LIS) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lisbon Airport (LIS) 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.

Last updated: 17 Jan 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to line 18400 train which costs 3€ - 10€ and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to taxi which costs 55€ - 65€ and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sintra station to Lisbon Airport (LIS). However, there are services departing from Sintra Train Station and arriving at Aeroporto via Mq. Pombal - Av. Fontes P. Mel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS). However, there are services departing from Sintra and arriving at Aeroporto via Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between Sintra and Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 22 km. The road distance is 31.3 km.

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The best way to get from Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS) without a car is to line 18400 train which takes 56 min and costs 3€ - 10€.

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It takes approximately 56 min to get from Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS), including transfers.

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Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS) bus services, operated by Vimeca Transportes, depart from Sintra Train Station.

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Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS) train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Sintra station.

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The best way to get from Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to line 18400 train which takes 56 min and costs 3€ - 10€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 3€ - 14€ and takes 1h 4m.

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  • Distance: 21.9 km
  • Duration: 56 min

What companies run services between Sintra, Portugal and Lisbon Airport (LIS), Portugal?

Comboios De Portugal operates a train from Sintra to Lisboa - Oriente every 20 minutes. Tickets cost 2€ - 4€ and the journey takes 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS) via Marquês de Pombal and Mq. Pombal - Av. Fontes P. Mel in around 1h 4m.

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 Sintra to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
2€ - 4€
Bus operators
Vimeca Transportes
Carris
Phone
(+351) 213 500 115
Email
atendimento@cmt.pt
Website
carris.pt
Bus from Mq. Pombal - Av. Fontes P. Mel to Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
Carris
Aerobus Lisbon
Phone
(+351) 218 503 225
Email
yellowbus@carris.pt
Website
aerobus.pt
Bus from Lisbon Marques de Pombal to Lisbon Airport Departure Terminal
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
4€
Website
Aerobus Lisbon
Other operators
Taxi from Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
55€ - 65€
Taxigal
Phone
+351 961 532 938
Website
taxigal.pt
Autotáxis Toscano e Lopes
Phone
+351 21 421 2641
Auto Taxis Nuno Simões Unipessoal
Phone
+351 960 193 767
Taxis of Cascais
Phone
+351 919429670
Website
taxiscascais.com
Praça de Táxis da Torre
Phone
+351 965 031 767
Jayride
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Sintra to Lisbon Airport
Estimated price
30€ - 45€

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Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS) bus services, operated by Carris, arrive at Aeroporto station.

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Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS) train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Lisboa - Oriente station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 31 km. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Sintra to Lisbon Airport (LIS).

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There are 11010+ hotels available in Lisbon Airport (LIS). Prices start at 75€ per night.

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