4_18 and SUB23 passes

See the discounts that will get you far. 

Students with the 4_18 profile, aged up to 18 and sub23, up to 23 inclusive, or university students enrolled in the Medicine and Architecture courses aged up to 24 inclusive, have the right to 25% or 60% off the normal price of a CP pass for the urban trains (in Oporto, Coimbra and Lisbon) and the regional service. Apart from the CP trains, you can also travel on the buses and boats, and even the municipal public transport covered by the 4_18@escola.tp and sub23@superior.tp services. 

 

CP Services: Lisbon urban trains | Oporto urban trains | Coimbra urban trains | Regional and InterRegional

Non-university students, aged from 4 up to 18, who are not covered by school transport systems and who also meet the following conditions:

  • Students who benefit from School Social Action – 60% off the price of a normal multi-operator or intermodal pass;
  • All non-university students aged from 4 up to 18 who are not covered by the previous point get 25% off the price of monthly passes.
  • Students aged up to 23 inclusive, who benefit from Higher Education Social Action Support - 60% off the price of a normal multi-operator or intermodal pass.
  • All university students aged up to 23 inclusive, or university students enrolled in the Medicine and Architecture courses aged up to 24 inclusive, who are not covered by the previous point get 25% off the price of monthly passes.

Students from all levels of education who benefit from Direct Social Action:

  • Declaration of enrolment issued by the education establishment, valid for the current school year (download the 4_18 and SUB23 forms from the IMT website), that shows whether you get the School Social Action or Direct University Social Action scheme;

University students

  • Declaration of enrolment issued by the education establishment, valid for the current school year
  • 1 original passport photograph.
  • Original of the ID document: ID card/Citizen's card, Passport or residence permit;
  • Completed copy of the 4_18  or SUB23 card application form, whenever necessary.

Students from the remaining levels of education

  • Declaration of enrolment issued by the education establishment, valid for the current school year
  • Children aged under 6 up to December 31 each year do not need to submit the declaration of enrolment issued by the education establishment, and should submit documents proving their age and place of residence
  • 1 original passport photograph.
  • Original of the ID document: ID card/Citizen's card, Passport or residence permit.
  • Completed copy of the 4_18  or SUB23 card application form, whenever necessary.

Go to the sales points for the Lisbon and Oporto urban trains.

For Coimbra urban trains, Regional and InterRegional trains, print and complete the form before going to the sales point.

All the duly completed documents must be handed in to one of the following locations:

Lisbon urban trains

  • If you are a new user request the card from a CP Lisbon urban ticket office with all the necessary documents.
  • Once you have delivered all the papers, it takes 10 working days to issue your card.
  • If you want to renew or alter your card profile, go to the  Customer Suport Office at Rossio or Cais do Sodré.

Oporto urban trains – CP ticket offices.

Your card will be issued once you deliver all the required documents.

Coimbra urban trains and regional trains – CP ticket offices

The 4_18/SUB23 card is valid for up to 4 years, up until the end of the month when you turn 19 (for the 4_18) or 24 (for the SUB23).

In order to have access to the monthly 4_18/SUB23 pass, you have to load the card or buy a ticket at a CP ticket office showing your 4_18@escola.tp or SUB23@superior.tp card.

Lisbon urban trains

Prices

Oporto urban trains

Notes:
1) Prices in euros including VAT
applies to CP Youth Passes and CP 4_18 Passes for beneficiaries of School Social Action Scale B; 4_18 of households whose average monthly income is no more than 1.2 times the Social Support Index rate amount and SUB23, all higher education students; 2) applies to CP 4_18 Passes- for beneficiaries of School Social Action Scale A, and SUB23 beneficiaries of higher education direct social action.

 Zones 25% discount 60% discount
1 and 2 24.85 13.25
3 30.20 16.10
4 35.00 18.65
5 40.25 21.45
6 45.50 24.25
7 50.60 27.00
8 55.10 29.40
9 60.35 32.20
10 65.60 35.00
11 70.85 37.80
12 75.25 40.10
13 80.50 42.90
14 85.75 45.70
15 90.95 48.50
16 96.20 51.30
17 100.60 53.65

 

Regional, InterRegional and Coimbra Urban Train Services

Every year at the beginning of the school year, you have to present a new declaration from your school or college to keep your right to the 25% or 60% reduction.

For children aged under 6 up to December 31 each year do not need to submit the documents proving their age and place of residence.

For the Lisbon urban trains:

If you continue to be a beneficiary take your card, enrolment declaration, which states if you are covered by School Social Action (A or B) or by the direct Higher Education Social Action, or, is applicable, with the documents proving the household income, to the Customer Support Offices in Rossio or Cais do Sodré stations to renew your profile.

If you have a valid Lisboa Viva Card issued by CP but now have the right to a 4_18 or Sub23 card, you should submit the necessary documents as mentioned previously to get the right to exchange the normal Lisboa Viva card for a 4_18 or Sub23 card for free at the Customer Assistance Offices in Rossio or Cais do Sodré stations.

The Customer Assistance Offices are open: Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 18:00.

For the Oporto urban trains:

Take your card and valid enrolment declaration for the new school year to the Oporto ticket offices and you can get your pass from the time of renewal.

For the Coimbra urban trains and Regional trains:

If you already have a card and:

  • keep your discount profile, you keep the same card and have to prove you have the right to the benefit at the start of each school year by handing in the respective documents.
  • the profile has changed upon submission of the respective documents, your card’s profile will be updated.

If you do not have a card, you should go to a CP ticket office and show the necessary documents to prove the right to the discount and ask for the card.

For the Lisbon, Oporto and Coimbra urban trains and Regional trains:

If you stop being a beneficiary of the 4_18 or SUB23 card, you can still get a Youth Pass but you have to ask for the new card to be issued

Further details are available from your school, CP sales points or the official 4_18 and SUB23 sites.