Lisbon : Financing/Pricing data
Presentation of the fare and ticketing system :
Tickets exclusive of each operator, and valid for its network.
Intermodal cards integrated tickets valid on urban and suburban transport
The prices are based on a crown structure.
Combined fares, valid on the Lisbon underground network and on other
transport operator. The prices are calculated on a crown structure or on a
Combined tickets and cards - prices from 1st january 2008
Current developments and projects
- Metro Expansion
S. Sebastião undertaking - Extension of the
Red Line, Alameda - S. Sebastião.
Airport undertaking - Extension of the Red
Line, Oriente - Airport.
With the conclusion of these undertakings the
Lisbon Metro will explore, with compositions of
6 carriages (maximum configuration), a network
with around 40 Km of double road and 52 stations
(which 6 are pairs) divided in 4 lines.
- New Airport from Lisbon
The government has recently announced that
the new airport of Lisbon is going to be built in
the old Campo de Tiro de Alcochete (that
belonged to the Portuguese Air Force), from
50Km of Lisbon. The construction of the new
airport should extend itself until 2017, foreseen
date to be entirely operational, being able to
start sooner due to the flexibility of the model
In parallel, is foreseen a significant improvement
in the regional accessibilities, namely with the
construction of one more road and rail crossing
that will link Chelas-Barreiro that is
going to serve as support to the crossing of the
High-Speed Train, that will have as priority line
the connection Lisbon -Madrid. In this
moment they elapse other works of smaller
dimension, as the closing of the main circulars
of Lisbon city that contributed of decisive form
to the improvement in accessibility not only in
Lisbon city as also the all region.