Local Transportation

Transportation Options


Lisbon airport is 8 km away. The Altis Grand Hotel has a free shuttle service to/from the airport (previous booking required, check schedules here) and taxi connections should take 15 to 30 minutes, depending on traffic (special airport fee up to 20 Euro). The airport is also served by subway, which usually takes around 40 minutes to reach the Hotel (including a short walk).


There are three subway stations less than 450 meters (6 minutes) from the Hotel:

  • Marquês de Pombal (served by the Blue Line and the Yellow Line).
  • Avenida (Blue Line)
  • Rato (Yellow Line)

Single journey tickets cost 1.45 Euro and 1-day (24h) tickets cost 6.15 Euro. You will also need a reusable “Viva Viagem” magnetic card to carry your tickets (0.50 Euro).
For a map of the subway and detailed travel planning please check this link.


The Hotel address is Rua Castilho 11, 1269-072 Lisbon.

Lisbon is covered by Uber service. However, please note Uber cars had a few recent incidents with police inspections and taxi-drivers (as in several other countries). These incidents were sporadic and up to now without consequences for Uber customers, but nonetheless you should be aware of them.

The Hotel has indoor parking available at special fees for IM 2017 attendants.