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Sunday, 25 October 2015 10:48

Fly, drive and toll roads

Flying to the Costa de Prata

A large number of companies fly to the Costa de Prata. To name a few: Transavia, EasyJet, RyanAir and Tap Air. The mostvistors of the Costa de Prata are using Lisbon Airport, a one hour drive. Porto airport is a litlemore than 2 hours from the Costa de Prata.

Taking the train to the Costa de Prata

A 'green' option is to take the Eurostar from London to Paris and the TGV to Hendaye en than the night train to Lisbon. It will take you around 25 hours. If youwan to go green all the way, consider to use the network of fast couches .

Rental cars

By this link you can compare the car rentals on price and conditions.

Cheap car rental in Portugal

 

 TIP: book now. The tarrifs can rise.

Toll roads

Portugal has 2 types of toll roads. The first type is the usual one, you take a ticket at the entrance and at the exit you pay at the toll booth). The other type is the electronic toll road (red lines on the map). For this type of road you need a transponder in the car.

Ask the car rental company if your rental car has a transponder.

And if you come with own car, go to Easy Toll (green logo on map) at the first petrol station after the border.

toll roads in portugal

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