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Ferry, Lisbon – Transportation

Transportation in Lisbon Ferry

Known as the capital of Portugal, Lisbon has become a tourist hotspot and for a very good reason. It features some of the best shopping in all Lisbon and has excellent transportation options, so you need to make sure you are aware of these options to ensure you have a great trip to Lisbon.

Take the ferry

Did you know there are five ferry boat terminals in Lisbon? That’s right, and these ferries cross the entire river and only take about 15 minutes to get from one side to the other. You will enjoy a slow ride that provides a peaceful way to transport yourself across the river.

Know the ferry times

When traveling by ferry to Lisbon, it is imperative that you are aware of the travel times. The ferries operate from 5 am to 2 am, so make sure you schedule your day accordingly. And while a boat is available every 15 minutes from 5 am to 9 pm, after this time they only run every 30 minutes up until 2 am. Knowing the times that the ferry runs is imperative to knowing how you should plan your day.

Travel to Cacilhas

If you are wanting to travel to Cacihas from Lisbon, you can do so and it doesn’t take long at all when you travel by ferry. In fact, the trip takes only about 10 minutes. A ferry leaves every 15 minutes during operation hours, with the trip only costing 72 cents. The ferry from Lisbon to Cacilhas leaves out of Cais do Sodre.

Editor’s note: The information contained on this page was compiled using real traveler reviews about transportation in Lisbon. 


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