Travel information

Almada is located just 15 km outside of Lisbon.

 

Arriving by plain

There are several international direct flights to Humberto Delgado Airport (Lisbon International Airport - airport code LIS). At the airport, taxis, bus and subway connections to Lisbon are available:

By subway: At the airport there is a station with connection to the city center. This Airport-Saldanha route takes about 20 minutes and has connections to other lines that can reach the conference venue.

By train: Directly at the airport, 10 minutes from the subway (stop at Oriente station) and a little more by bus (Nº 208, Nº 705, Nº 744), it has direct connection to Gare do Oriente, the main train station of Lisbon, where you can find trains with connection to Almada.

By bus: There are several buses that stop at the arrival’s terminal at Humberto Delgado Airport. There is an established maximum size for luggage (50x40x20cm), so for larger luggage airport-specific buses (such as the Aerobus or Airport Shuttle) are available.

 

Arriving by train

If you are considering rail transportation, the Portuguese Railway Company-CP provides regular and fast train connections from and to Almada. For detailed information regarding train schedules and prices, please consult the website. In the major railway stations, both in Lisbon and Almada (Gare do Oriente, Roma-Areeiro, Sete Rios, Entre-Campos, Campolide e Pragal), there are subway, bus and taxi connections to the conference venue or the hotels.

 

For additional and detailed information check the transportation guide.