Beira Alta - Replacement bus service

We are upgrading the Beira Alta line

To allow the modernisation of the Beira Alta Line, train services between Pampilhosa - Vilar Formoso has been suspended.

These engineering works will improve the mobility and access conditions for passengers:

  • refurbishment of several stations
  • greater safety
  • shorter journey times

The connections on the Coimbra - Guarda - Vilar Formoso route has been ensured using a replacement bus service.

See the train and bus times and where the buses stop here.


CP Services: Intercidades | Regional and InterRegional

Connections to Intercity and Regional trains on the Coimbra-Guarda-Vilar Formoso route will be made using the replacement bus service.

Tickets for the bus routes, available only in 2nd class, are on sale at the online ticket office, CP App, CP ticket offices, 

Online ticket office, CP App, CP ticket offices, Omio, travel agencies and onboard the buses.

Seats are not booked on the buses and passengers can sit where they like.

The replacement bus service cannot carry wheelchairs or bicycles.

Small pets are allowed if the animal is in an appropriate container that can be carried as hand luggage. Passengers are responsible for the animal's container during the journey and are solely responsible for any damage caused.

The transport of assistance dogs for people with disabilities is also allowed.