Sintra International Singing &
Choral Conducting Course


TRAVEL

PLANNING TRAVEL

Please note
   - that the conductors start Saturday July 25th at 10:00 & singers Sunday July 26th at 17:00.
   - that the course finishes verylate on Saturday August 1st. The concert is at 21:30 and the final celebration meal after this.

TRAVEL FROM LISBON AIRPORT TO SINTRA

COURSE MINIBUS direct

  The minibus is available at selected times from the airport to Sintra. Participants will be asked for details of their arrival and departure times in order to co-ordinate the best arrangements. This service should be required at least two weeks before the starting of the course.
(45 minutes journey €10 per person)

TAXI direct

  Taxi to Sintra (Vila) - €30 - €40 on Sunday (other days and before 11pm is slightly cheaper)

METRO and TRAIN
Option 1 via Oriente Station

   - Take the Metro (red line) at Aeroporto with destination S. Sebastião and exit at Oriente ; go up the escalators to the train station.
  -Take the train from Oriente with destination Mira-sintra/Meleças and exit at Cacém.
  -Change train at Cacém, destination Sintra (passing a few minutes later in the next platform) and exit at Sintra
-approximately €3,80 and 1 hour and 30 minutes

Option 2 via Rossio Station

- Take the Metro (red line) from Aeroporto destination S. Sebastião and exit at S. Sebastião.
- Change to the blue line and take the metro with destination Sta. Apolónia. Exit at Restauradores.
-Go up the stairs direction Restauradores and follow the train signs (comboios) to Rossio train station.
-Take the train from Rossio with destination Sintra. Exit at Sintra.
- approximately €3,80 and 1 hour and 30 minutes

AEREOBUS and TRAIN
via Rossio Station

- Take aerobus from the Airport, (Line 1 - city center) and exit at Restauradores.
Take the train from Rossio train station destination Sintra. Exit at Sintra.
-€5,80

Ticket info

To travel on public transportation buy the Vivaviagem card (€0,50) at the electronic machines or at the ticket desk in the metro\train station and charge it with zapping (at least €5) to travel with metro, train, tram or bus with the same ticket. Please remember to validate the ticket at Oriente train station before entering the train.