How to get to Cascais

By Plane

The region is served by Lisbon International Airport, located only 20 kilometres (15 miles) away. All major international airlines are represented here. Information can also be obtained on flights, ticket reservations and air taxis.

Aiming to provide a better experience for everyone arriving and departing, Lisbon International Airport is reorganizing the external spaces adjacent to Departures and Arrivals. See here the main changes and the project works schedule.

Lisbon International Airport - Telephone: (+351) 21 841 3700

The Cascais Municipal Aerodrome at Tires has a runway measuring 1,700 metres by 30 metres and a modern terminal with capacity for 80 to 90 passengers (from Schengen Agreement countries). It can also provide any technical and support services necessary as well as information on air taxis.

Cascais Municipal Aerodrome - Tel.: (+351) 21 445 73 00

To reach Cascais from Lisbon airport, you may do so either from public transport or by car, being able to request your rental available through several companies in the market.

Using public transports

Airport - Cais do Sodré - Cascais

Without leaving the airport you can reach by Metro or Aero Bus the Cais do Sodré station and from there, take the train to Cascais.


The Airport Metro Station operates from 06:30 a.m. to 01:00 a.m.
From the airport, take the red line on the Metro to Cais do Sodré station on the green line, changing at Alameda station.

Travel Tickets Carris / Metro: 1.40€
Tickets 24H: 6 €
It required the prior acquisition of electronic card 7 Colinas/Viva Viagem. Price: 0,50€


Alternatively, you can jump on the “Aero Bus.
Airport - Cais do Sodré: 7:00 - 23:20
Cais do Sodré - Airport: 7:40 - 23:00
Daily departures every 20 minutes. Direct connection to both airport terminals (Terminal 1 and 2).

Adult: 3,50 €, Child (4-10 years): 2€, Groups (4 ou more adults): 2€
24h AEROBUS PASS can be purchased on board, on-line or at the Lisbon Tourism Office in Arrivals public area. This ticket is valid for 24 hours on the Aerobus network (unlimited trips).


From Cais do Sodré, there’s a regular train service directly CP to Cascais.

The CP Comboios de Portugal (Portuguese train operator) has a new tourist ticket, combined with the Lisbon Public Transport services, Carris and Metro.

- It’s valid for an unlimited number of trips in Lisbon during 24 hours after the 1st validation.
- It’s valid on the CP urban trains, including the lines leading to Sintra, Azambuja, Cascais and Sado, and across the public transport networks - Carris and Lisbon Metro.
- This ticket can be bought with the card “Viva Viagem” and is available at the ticket offices and Automatic Ticket Machines located at the CP and Metro stations.
- Price: 10€

By Taxi

You may also pot for the Taxi. Seek, just outside of the Lisbon Airport, one of the many Taxis available to take you to your destiny - Cascais.

By Car

Point in the map below your origin and see the whole route that you may do in your car to reach Cascais.

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Cascais has an efficient public transport network.


Departing every 30 minutes, trains run from around 6am until 1am to Lisbon’s Cais do Sodré station, which also has a metro station.
The train stops at Cascais, Monte Estoril, Estoril, Parede and Carcavelos.
For information about timetables and fares, please visit the website.


Scotturb operates regular tourist services and bus connections to all the region’s main points of interest.

Bus 403 - For visiting Sintra and Cabo da Roca; departs from Cascais bus station located outside Cascais Villa shopping centre.

Bus 417 - For visiting Sintra; departs from Cascais bus station located outside Cascais Villa shopping centre.

Bus 418 - For visiting Sintra; departs from Estoril railway station.
For more information about bus fares and timetables, please visit the Scotturb website.

Car Rental

Available all over the region, with or without a driver. Please consult a complete list of car rentals.


Connected to a central office and available by telephone throughout the area.
Tel: (+351) 21 466 0101/ (+351) 21 465 95 00.

Bicycles, scooters and motor bikes

Contact the tourism offices of our region or ask your hotel reception for further information.


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