How to reach the Lisbon Congress Centre by public transportation
Bus number 727 (Roma-Areeiro / Reste)
Leave at Rua da Junqueira (Centro de Congressos) bus stop
Bus number 56 (Olaias - Praça das Indústrias)
Leave at the last bus stop Rua da Junqueira (Centro de Congressos)
Bus number 28 (Portela – Restelo)
Leave at Hospital Egas Moniz/Av. da Índia bus stop
Tram nº 15 (Praça da Figueira – Algés)
Leave at Rua da Junqueira (Centro de Congressos) bus/tram stop
You need to transfer to the metro and then a bus/tram to reach the Congress Centre from a train station in Lisbon.
Lisbon (Lisboa) is the capital of Portugal and lies on the north bank of the Tagus Estuary, on the European Atlantic coast. It is the westernmost city in continental Europe.
Greater Lisbon has an area of approximately 1,000 km2. The city lies more or less in the centre of the country, approximately 300 km from the Algarve in the south and 400 km from the northern border with Spain.
Lisbon offers a wide variety of options to the visitor, including beaches, countryside, mountains and areas of historical interest only a few kilometres away from the city centre.
Travel to Lisbon
Passports and visas
A valid passport is required (identity card for European Community members).
Visa is not required for citizens of the USA, Canada and a number of other countries.
Please contact the local Portuguese Embassy, Consulate or your travel agency for further information. www.sef.pt
The average temperature during the winter is 17oC (62oF) and in the summer 26oC (79oF).
Besides Portuguese, English, Spanish and French are widely spoken.
Continental Portugal is one hour behind of European Central Time (E.C.T. –1).
The Portuguese official currency is the EURO.
Further information available here:
TURISMO DE LISBOA
Visitors & Convention Bureau
Rua do Arsenal, nº 23, 1100-038 Lisboa
T: (+351) 210 312 700