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Lisbon Portela Airport is connected to the urban area by regular bus lines, shuttle buses, trains, Metro, taxis, and private transportation, including ride-sharing apps, such as Uber.
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Shuttle bus services at Lisbon airport
The express buses linking the airport with the city and the surroundings are:
The Aerobus (Tel +351 218 503 225) travels to the city centre, Entrecampos, Campo Pequeno, Saldanha, Picoas, Restauradores, Rossio, Praça do Comércio, Cais do Sodré, Praça da Figueira and Praça Chile every 20 minutes from 7:30 am to 11:00 pm (line 1), and to Sete Rios, Marquês de Pombal, Picoas, Saldanha and Entrecampos with a frequency of 20 min. between 7:40 am and 10:45 pm (line 2). A 24-hour ticket costs €3.60 and can be purchased from the driver or at the tourist desk.
Carris (Tel +351 213 613 000) operates several services from the enclosure. The fare is €1.80 and the trip to the downtown Lisbon takes around 20 min.
Is there a Metro Ssation at Lisbon airport?
The Linha Vermelha (Red Linde operates every 6-10 minutes from 6:30 am to 1:00 am and runs to Saldanha, in the city centre, in 20 min., with a cost of €1.45. Intermediate stops include Encarnação, Moscavide, Oriente, Cabo Ruivo, Olivais, Chelas, Bela Vista, Olaias and Alameda. The station is located at the south end of Terminal 1. More information: Tel +351 213 500 115.
Which is the closest railway station?
Gare do Oriente is just 10 minutes away the airport. It is the city's main station, you can catch trains from CP (Tel +351 707 210 220) to several cities around the country, such as Azambuja, Carregado, Alverca, Sacavém, Santa Apolónia, Rossio, Alcântara, Benfica, Amadora, Mira Sintra, Rio de Mouro, Algueirão, Portela.
What are the bus lines having connection with the airport?
208 - Night bus to Cais Sodré, Praça do Comércio, Praça Figueira, Olaias, Bela Vista, Encarnação, Praça Norte, Estação Oriente.
705 - Estação Oriente, Moscavide, Olivais Norte, Externato Champagnat, Estação Roma/Areeiro (sólo días de semana).
722 - Praça Londres, Areeiro, Encarnação, Praça Norte, Olivais Norte, Portela.
744 - Marquês Pombal, Picoas, Saldanha, Campo Pequeno, Entrecampos, Encarnação, Estação Oriente, Moscavide.
783 - Amoreiras, Marquês Pombal, Picoas, Saldanha, Campo Pequeno, Entrecampos, Campo Grande, Encarnação, Praça Norte, Prior Velho, Portela.
How much does a taxi cost?
Cabs available around the clock outside the terminals. Journey time to Lisbon city centre is 25-45 minutes and fare ranges between €10.00 and 15.00 (dependeing on the traffic conditions).
where is the Uber pick up zone??
At the exit of the terminal building, there is a bus stop and then a covered mini-parking. Just across the street and wait for the Uber in that covered part of the parking lot, as there they usually look for their passengers to pick up. Estimated fare to the city center: (7-10 Eur)
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