Lisbon Metro System

Lisbon Portugal Tourist Information and Vacation Guide

The metro system in Lisbon Portugal is called the Metropolitano de Lisboa or simply Metro Lisboa.  It is comprised of four lines that cover a total distance of 43 km.

The four lines are:

  • Line A (blue): Pontinha – Terreiro do Paço
  • Line B (yellow): Lumiar – Campolide
  • Line C (green): Telheiras – Cais do Sodré
  • Line D (red): Alameda – Moscavide

Lisbon metro stations are clearly marked with a red "M".  Service is currently available between 6:30 AM and 1:00 AM.  Trains depart every 5 to 8 minutes.

Lisbon Metro System
Lisbon Metro Service

Visitors to Lisbon can either purchase single-journey tickets or multi-day passes (1 day, 7 day or monthly).  Single journey tickets cost €1.45.

The 24-hour pass costs €6.15 but unfortunately does not cover the airport shuttle service.

For current information regarding fares and schedules please visit the Metro Lisboa website.

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