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How to travel from Salamanca to Lisbon by train

Want to find out more about taking the train from Salamanca to Lisbon? Look no further.

There are around 1 train per day running between Salamanca and Lisbon, which usually take 25 hours 19 minutes to complete the 241 miles (388 km) journey. It can take as little as 25 hours 19 minutes on the fastest services though, if you want to get there as quickly as possible. Although there aren't any direct services on this line, it's still easy to travel to Lisbon from Salamanca, you'll just need to make 4 changes along the way.

You can save money on train tickets from Salamanca to Lisbon if you book in advance, as tickets usually start from €34.15. Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to compare ticket prices and get the cheapest fares.

Want to book your train tickets now? Just start a search with us today. If you want to find out more about the journey, read on for timetables (including first and last train times), FAQs and tips on how to book cheap train tickets.

Salamanca to Lisbon by train

It takes an average of 25h 19m to travel from Salamanca to Lisbon by train, over a distance of around 241 miles (388 km). There are normally 1 train per day travelling from Salamanca to Lisbon and tickets for this journey start from €34.15 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 25h 19m
PriceFrom €34.15
Distance241 miles (388 km)
Frequency1 train per day
First train20:01
Last train20:01
Departure stationSalamanca
Arrival stationLisbon
Changes4 changes
Train and bus operatorsFlixbus, ALSA, Rede Expressos

Salamanca to Lisbon train times

Check out the next trains departing from Salamanca to Lisbon for Friday 12th August 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesTrainDuration
06:25 Salamanca20:20 Lisboa Santa ApolóniaAlvia/Avant 4868 Renfe Get tickets14h 55m, 3 changes
07:12 Salamanca20:20 Lisboa Santa ApolóniaRE 18302 Renfe Get tickets14h 8m, 5 changes
15:30 Salamanca14:00 Lisboa Santa ApolóniaAlvia/Avant 4958 Renfe Get tickets23h 30m, 3 changes
16:04 Salamanca14:00 Lisboa Santa ApolóniaIR 18314 Renfe Get tickets22h 56m, 4 changes
08:20 Salamanca20:20 Lisboa Santa ApolóniaAlvia/Avant 4898 Renfe Get tickets13h 0m, 4 changes
15:30 Salamanca14:00 Lisboa Santa ApolóniaAlvia/Avant 4958 Renfe Get tickets23h 30m, 3 changes
16:04 Salamanca14:00 Lisboa Santa ApolóniaIR 18314 Renfe Get tickets22h 56m, 4 changes

Cheap train tickets from Salamanca to Lisbon

The price of train tickets from Salamanca to Lisbon starts at €34.15 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Salamanca to Lisbon by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Salamanca to Lisbon? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Salamanca to Lisbon take?

The average journey time by train between Salamanca and Lisbon is 25 hours and 19 minutes, with around 1 train per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Salamanca and Lisbon by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Salamanca to Lisbon is 25 hours and 19 minutes.

How much does the train from Salamanca to Lisbon cost?

Train ticket prices from Salamanca to Lisbon can start from as little as €34.15 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Salamanca to Lisbon?

No, there are no direct train services from Salamanca to Lisbon. Travelling from Salamanca to Lisbon by train will require a minimum of 4 changes.

What time does the first train from Salamanca to Lisbon leave?

The first train from Salamanca to Lisbon leaves at 20:01. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Salamanca to Lisbon leave?

The last train from Salamanca to Lisbon leaves at 20:01. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Salamanca and Lisbon by train?

Trains travelling from Salamanca to Lisbon cover a distance of around 241 miles (388 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Lisbon to Salamanca. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Salamanca to Lisbon.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Salamanca to Lisbon for a typical week day using timetable data for 08/12/2022. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 03/17/2020 for travel on 03/17/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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