Useful information of Lisbon

How to get to Lisbon

By plane

Humberto Delgado Airport, also called Lisbon Airport or Portela Airport, is located just 12 km from the congress centre and 7 km from the centre of Lisbon.
It is a national and international airport where the leading global airlines operate.

ANA - Aeroportos de Portugal, SA regulates the operation of airports in Portugal. The information on departures and arrivals is available at http://www.ana.pt and on the transport available to reach the centre of the nearest cities.

Metro and bus are the public transportation options from the airport.

In the airport, you can purchase a Taxi voucher. With this voucher, you can take a taxi from the airport to your hotel.
A daytime voucher (6 AM - 9 PM) cost €16.00.
A nighttime/weekend/holiday voucher cost €19.00.

By train

Portugal has a railway link with Spain linking Lisbon/Madrid.

Service provided by the company Comboios de Portugal
Purchase tickets on CP's website at least a few days in advance to get seat reservations and associated discounts.

By car

Portugal has a road network consisting of Motorways (AE), Main Itineraries (IP), Complementary Itineraries (IC), National Roads (EN) and Municipal Roads.

Before arriving, it is advisable to check out the city's access from motorways, roads and the city parking options to make the most of your trip.

Within Lisbon, some areas, such as the centre, have limited access. To maintain the habitability and accessibility in the city, most of the streets have paid parking areas. On weekends a large part of the parking on the streets is free.

EMEL provides the management of the parking service in Lisbon.
 

By bus

Regular bus services connect all cities, towns and principal localities of the country to Lisbon.
Several companies provide international connections.


How to get to the congress centre

Address

Praça das Indústrias 1, 1300-307 Lisbon

By public transport

The closest busstop to the congress centre is 'R. Junqueira (Centro Congressos)'.
Bus 201, 714, 720, 727, 732, 751 and 756 stop here. Tram 15E and 18E stop here as well.

You can find more information about public transport in Lisbon on https://www.carris.pt/en/ 

By taxi 

You can order a taxi on https://cooptaxis.pt/en/.
You can also call for a taxi using the following telephone number +351 217 932 756.
You can also download the 'TaxiClick' app on your smartphone.

The taxi fare from Lisbon centre to the congress centre varies between €10 and €15. 


Useful telephone numbers

Portugal area code: +351

National emergency number: 112
Public health line 24: +351 808 24 24 24
Police Tourism Station: +351 218 804 030

Train: +351 707 210 220
Bus: +351 213 613 000
Metro: +351 213 500 115
Taxi: +351 217 996 475

Lisbon Airport: +351 218 413 500

Tourism Office: +351 218 450 660

Lisbon Congress Centre: +351 218 921 400