Lisbon to Coimbra train

Fri, 21 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Lisbon to Coimbra

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Lisbon to Coimbra is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
R - Regional
19:533h18
Lisbon - Oriente
23:11Coimbra-B
£131One-way
1 change
Cheapest
R - Regional
13:533h22
Lisbon - Oriente
17:15Coimbra-B
£131One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
R - Regional
19:453h26
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
23:11Coimbra-B
£131One-way
1 change
2nd Cheapest
R - Regional
13:453h30
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
17:15Coimbra-B
£131One-way
1 change
R - Regional
13:233h52
Lisbon - Oriente
17:15Coimbra-B
£171One-way
1 change

Train timetableLisbon to Coimbra

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 21 June
IC - Intercidades
06:302h01
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
08:31Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
06:391h52
Lisbon - Oriente
08:31Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
07:001h45
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
08:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
07:091h36
Lisbon - Oriente
08:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
07:302h08
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
09:38Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
07:391h59
Lisbon - Oriente
09:38Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
08:001h51
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
09:51Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
08:091h42
Lisbon - Oriente
09:51Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
09:001h45
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
10:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
09:091h36
Lisbon - Oriente
10:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
09:302h03
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
11:33Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
09:391h54
Lisbon - Oriente
11:33Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
09:452h00
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
11:45Coimbra-B
1 change
AP - Alfa Pendular
09:571h48
Lisboa - Entrecampos
11:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
10:091h36
Lisbon - Oriente
11:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
11:302h04
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
13:34Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
11:391h55
Lisbon - Oriente
13:34Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
12:001h45
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
13:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
12:091h36
Lisbon - Oriente
13:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
12:302h08
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
14:38Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
12:391h59
Lisbon - Oriente
14:38Coimbra-B
0 changes
R - Regional
13:154h00
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
17:15Coimbra-B
1 change
R - Regional
13:233h52
Lisbon - Oriente
17:15Coimbra-B
1 change
R - Regional
13:453h30
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
17:15Coimbra-B
1 change
R - Regional
13:533h22
Lisbon - Oriente
17:15Coimbra-B
1 change
AP - Alfa Pendular
14:001h45
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
15:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
14:091h36
Lisbon - Oriente
15:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
15:302h03
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
17:33Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
15:391h54
Lisbon - Oriente
17:33Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
16:001h45
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
17:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
16:091h36
Lisbon - Oriente
17:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
16:302h03
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
18:33Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
16:391h54
Lisbon - Oriente
18:33Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
17:001h45
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
18:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
17:091h36
Lisbon - Oriente
18:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
R - Regional
17:153h10
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
20:25Coimbra-B
1 change
R - Regional
17:233h02
Lisbon - Oriente
20:25Coimbra-B
1 change
IC - Intercidades
17:302h03
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
19:33Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
17:391h54
Lisbon - Oriente
19:33Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
18:001h45
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
19:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
18:091h36
Lisbon - Oriente
19:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
R - Regional
18:153h10
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
21:25Coimbra-B
1 change
R - Regional
18:233h02
Lisbon - Oriente
21:25Coimbra-B
1 change
IC - Intercidades
18:302h08
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
20:38Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
18:391h59
Lisbon - Oriente
20:38Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
18:571h48
Lisboa - Entrecampos
20:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
19:091h36
Lisbon - Oriente
20:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
19:302h01
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
21:31Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
19:391h52
Lisbon - Oriente
21:31Coimbra-B
0 changes
R - Regional
19:453h26
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
23:11Coimbra-B
1 change
R - Regional
19:533h18
Lisbon - Oriente
23:11Coimbra-B
1 change
AP - Alfa Pendular
20:001h45
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
21:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
AP - Alfa Pendular
20:091h36
Lisbon - Oriente
21:45Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
22:002h03
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
00:03Coimbra-B
0 changes
IC - Intercidades
22:091h54
Lisbon - Oriente
00:03Coimbra-B
0 changes

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Train times from Lisbon to Coimbra

Showing times and prices for 21 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 36 m

Average

2 h 7 m

Trains per day

55

Distance

177 km

Of the 55 trains that leave Lisbon for Coimbra every day 44 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
AP - Alfa Pendular
07:091h36
Lisbon - Oriente
08:45Coimbra-B
£231One-way
0 changes
Fastest
AP - Alfa Pendular
18:091h36
Lisbon - Oriente
19:45Coimbra-B
£231One-way
0 changes
Fastest
AP - Alfa Pendular
17:091h36
Lisbon - Oriente
18:45Coimbra-B
£231One-way
0 changes
Fastest
AP - Alfa Pendular
12:091h36
Lisbon - Oriente
13:45Coimbra-B
£231One-way
0 changes
Fastest
AP - Alfa Pendular
16:091h36
Lisbon - Oriente
17:45Coimbra-B
£231One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Lisbon to Coimbra

distanceDistance109 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price£16 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesComboios De Portugal, Intercidades, Alfa Pendular or R - Regional

Trains from Lisbon to Coimbra cover the 109 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 49 min with our travel partners like Comboios De Portugal, Intercidades, Alfa Pendular or R - Regional. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £16, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £7. Travellers depart most frequently from Lisbon - Oriente and arrive in Coimbra-B.

Train companies: Comboios De Portugal, Intercidades and Alfa Pendular trains Lisbon to Coimbra

Travel between Lisbon and Coimbra from £7 with Omio’s train partners Comboios De Portugal, Intercidades and Alfa Pendular! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Comboios Portugal (CP) is the main train company in Portugal operating medium and long-distance train services operating across Portugal. CP train types include International (IN) which connect Portugal with Spain and France; Alfa Pendular (AP) operating high-speed trains up to 220 km/h between Porto, Lisbon and Faro; Intercidades, long-distance trains operating up to 200km/h; Inter-Regional (IR), which offer medium distance services; and Regional, CP's local services. There are two types of fares available for CP trains: Promo (booked 5-60 days in advance and non-refundable) and Normal (refundable for a fee) available for both 1st and 2nd class tickets. Take a train with CP from Lisbon to Coimbra.

Lisbon to Coimbra train information with Comboios De Portugal:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 36 min
  • Cheapest Price: £18
  • Comboios De Portugal frequency: 16 a day

Trains from Lisboa to Coimbra-B

You can catch many trains from Lisboa to Coimbra-B throughout the week, so you’ll have a great selection to pick from. You can catch around 51 trains on weekdays and about 42 on weekends, which makes this route a great one to take. The average journey time for a train that operates this route is approximately 1h 53min, however there are also faster and slower trains that you can take as well.

   

Lisboa to Coimbra-B Train Time: Daily Departures

There are about 51 trains that operate between Lisboa to Coimbra-B between Monday and Friday. Whereas on weekends there tends to be about 42 trains running between the two cities. On weekdays and Saturdays the first train departs from Lisboa at around 6:30 a.m., whilst on Sundays it’s a bit later at around 7:00 a.m. The last train to depart every day of the week is about 10:09 p.m. These train journeys are normally direct, but there are a few that operate with a change too.

How long is the journey by train from Lisboa to Coimbra-B?

The average time that it takes a train to complete the journey from Lisboa to Coimbra-B is about 1h 53min, so you’ll be at your destination in no time at all. If you want to take a faster train, there are some that operate as fast as 1h 30min. Whilst longer trains can also take nearly 4h, so it’s best to double check the schedule before you book. Trains depart from either Lisboa Santa Apolonia or Lisboa Oriente train stations, whilst they all arrive into Coimbra-B train station.

Lisboa Bridge Street. Source: Shutterstock

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Lisboa to Coimbra-B?

Departure train station: You can depart from two train stations in Lisboa, which are Lisboa Santa Apolonia train station and Lisboa Oriente train station. Lisboa Santa Apolonia is located very centrally in the city, with it being only about a 4min walk from popular tourist sites such as Lisbon Army Museum. Whereas Lisboa Oriente train station is situated a bit further away from the city centre. You can get to this train station in about 10min if you take the Vm line from Lisboa Airport. At both the stations you will find a range of amenities, such as food shops, cash points and waiting areas.

Arrival train station: Trains from Lisboa arrive into Coimbra-B train station, which is about a 10min walk from popular tourist areas such as Torre de Anto. At the train station you can access a range of facilities, such as ticket offices, waiting areas, luggage storage, toilets and much more.

Which train companies travel from Lisboa to Coimbra-B?

When you complete the train journey from Lisboa to Coimbra-B you will be travelling with Comboios De Portugal.This train company offers a frequent and reliable train service between the two cities. There tends to be about 51 trains each weekday and 42 each day over the weekend. The total train time is approximately 1h 53min, but there are also faster and slower options for you to take too. Most of the trains complete this route directly, but some also require a transfer along the way.

Comboios De Portugaltrains from Lisboa to Coimbra-B

Comboios De Portugal Lisboa to Coimbra-B trains provide a comprehensive service to passengers throughout the week. With around 51 trains on a daily basis between Monday and Friday, and 42 trains on Saturdays and Sundays, there will be a great choice for you to pick from. The earliest trains on weekdays and Saturdays tend to depart at 6:30 a.m., with the first train leaving at about 7:00 a.m. on Sundays.

The last train departure is the same for every day of the week, which is about 10:09 p.m. With an average train time of approximately 1h 53min, you’ll be at your destination before you know it. The fastest train that completes this route does so in about 1h 30min. Whilst the slowest is approximately 3h 56min. Most trains are direct, however you may need to make a change on some services at a station such as Entroncamento.

Train Lisboa to Coimbra-B: Services on Board

There is great service between Lisboa and Coimbra-B with Comboios De Portugal trains. You can take a first Class option, which will provide you with more space and comfort for your journey. Up to three bags can be taken on board with you, with 85cm x 55cm x 35cm being the largest dimensions available. Bicycles can be taken on board all second class areas, with there being a limit of two per carriage.

You can also bring your furry friend on the train with you, but you must ensure that it is on a lead or in a pet carrier for the whole duration. If you have a disability and you are travelling this route, you can call the Advisor for Special Needs Customers in advance. They will make sure that you are comfortable and get the assistance you need for your journey.

Night trains Lisboa

There are no night trains that operate between Lisboa and Coimbra-B, so you will need to travel during the day on this route. The latest train that departs from Lisboa is at about 10:09 p.m., with an arrival time of approximately 11:57 p.m.

Travelling by train : Sustainable journey

If you travel from Lisboa to Coimbra-B by train you will be making the trip in a sustainable way. Compared to flying and driving, the amount of carbon emissions that are released per passenger are much lower during a train journey. The noise pollution is also much lower on trains, which is better for local wildlife and also human health.

How to find cheap train tickets from Lisboa to Coimbra-B?

Getting cheap train tickets from Lisboa to Coimbra-B is easy to do, if you know where and when to look. For example, start your search for train tickets as early as possible. As train tickets go on sale well in advance of the departure date, you should have plenty of time to find a suitable fare. The closer you get to the departure date the higher likelihood the ticket will cost more. If you are able to be flexible with you journey then you will also find that fares can be cheaper. For instance, if you want to travel on a Tuesday, consider trains on a Monday and Wednesday too, as they might be a lower cost.

Coimbra Facades. Source: Shutterstock

To Coimbra by train—travel tips

Coimbra is a magnificent city to visit, which is popular with tourists throughout the year. To ensure that you manage to see all the top attractions, it’s a good idea to make a list before you arrive. Begin your visit by heading to Biblioteca Joanina, which is am 18th century library that is as stunning on the inside as it is on the outside. The take a stroll around the University of Coimbra, which is on a hilltop in this picturesque city. Grab yourself some local food, such as monkfish stew, at one of the many restaurants before treating yourself to a show at Fado ao Centro theatre. Finish off your trip at Parque Verde do Mondego, where you can enjoy some peace and tranquillity away from the city.

  • Museo Nacional de Machado de Castro
  • Old Cathedral of Coimbra
  • Jardim Botanico
  • Mosteiro de Santa Clara-a-Velha
  • Capela de Sao Miguel

FAQs: Lisbon to Coimbra train

FAQs: Travel by train from Lisbon to Coimbra easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Lisbon to Coimbra.
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Cheap train tickets from Lisbon to Coimbra can start from as little as £7 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Lisbon to Coimbra is £16; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Lisbon to Coimbra train travel time is 1 h 49 min   for the 109 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Lisbon to Coimbra leaves at 06: 39. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Lisbon to Coimbra leaves at 22: 45.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Lisbon to Coimbra without having to change trains with Comboios De Portugal, Intercidades or Alfa Pendular. There are 16 direct trains from Lisbon to Coimbra each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Lisbon to Coimbra with Intercidades or Alfa Pendular. Overall you can travel with the following companies: Comboios De Portugal, Intercidades, Alfa Pendular or R - Regional.
Take the Lisbon to Coimbra train with Comboios De Portugal, Intercidades, Alfa Pendular or R - Regional. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Coimbra from Lisbon as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 45.

When departing from Lisbon, you have various train station options to start your route from including Lisbon - Oriente and Lisbon - Sete Rios. When arriving in Coimbra, you can end your journey in train stations like Coimbra-B and Coimbra.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Lisbon - Oriente, which is located around 5.7 miles (9.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Coimbra-B, located 2.5 miles (4 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Coimbra from Lisbon is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 49 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Lisbon to Coimbra is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Lisbon and Coimbra including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Lisbon and Coimbra

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