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Travel Info

Portela airport is located 7km (4 miles) from downtown Lisbon, and 17 km (10 miles) from Queluz, where the workshop takes place.

How to get from the airport to Pousada de Queluz

By public transportation:
  • Bus from the airport to Entrecampos train station: AeroBus no. 91 departs every 20 minutes 07:45am-8:45pm from just outside the arrivals hall to the city centre. Leave the bus at Estação Entrecampos (journey time 10 minutes if there’s no major traffic jam; Estação Entrecampos is the 1st bus stop). Tickets can be purchased on board (euro 3.00).

    Local buses nos. 44 and 45 (direction Cais Sodré) are cheaper (euro 1.10) but not as convenient. Bus no. 45 operates 05:05am - 12:00pm and bus no. 44 operates 05:40am - 8:40pm.

  • Train from Entrecampos to Monte Abraćo: Take the train direction Sintra and get out at Monte Abraćo. Trains depart approx. every 15 minutes 6:10am-1:00am (journey time 20 minutes). You must purchase your ticket before boarding the train (euro 1.10).

  • Walk to the Pousada (10 minutes, approx. 1 km (0.6 miles)) or take a taxi. If walking, leave the train station through the main door, turn left and walk parallel to the railway for 50m (55yd); turn left again to take the tunnel that crosses under the railway and walk for 300m (330yd); at the roundabout, keep going on the same side of the sidewalk for another 400m (440yd), till the second roundabout; at the second roundabout, take the road to your right and walk for 400m (440yd) to reach the Pousada.

By car:
To reach the Pousada de Queluz by car, take the IC19 road, which connects Lisbon and Sintra.

By taxi:
Taxis are available 24 hours a day at the airport and are found right outside the arrival and departure halls.
A taxi from the airport to the Pousada costs 20-25 Euro.
Before starting a taxi trip, always make sure you ask the driver how much will be charged for your trip.

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