Flights & getting there
The bus station has regular services to the following destinations.
|Castelo Branco||11.40||1¼hr||1 daily|
|Castelo de Vide||6||20min||2 daily Mon-Fri|
|Elvas||14||1¼hr||1 daily Mon-Fri|
|Estremoz||8||50min||2 to 6 daily|
|Évora||12.20||1½hr||1 to 3 daily|
Portalegre's train station is 12km south of the centre. A free shuttle bus provides transport from the station.
From Portalagre, you can catch trains southwest to Elvas (€4.65, 45 minutes, one daily) and on to Badajoz in Spain (€9, 70 minutes). Heading east, you can reach Castelo Branco (€12.30, three hours, one daily) with a transfer at Abrantes, or Lisbon (€14.10, four hours, one daily) or Coimbra (€18, 3¼ hours, one daily), transferring at Entroncamento.