Discounts for long distance buses
Rede de Expressos is the biggest long distance buses company in Portugal. It has two stations in Lisbon; Sete-Rios (the main one by the metro station Jardim Zoolágico) and Oriente (which is also a metro and train station). With Rede de Expressos it is possible to go to the most of cities and some villages in Portugal.
If you get the Rede de Expressos card – RFLEX – which is free of charge, it is possible to have mayor discounts in their rides.
To have an idea, if you buy a ticket online several days ahead of your departure day, it is possible to have up to 50% discount. For example, it is possible to get a return ticket from Lisbon to Porto for 20€.
If you don’t have a car and you are planing to visit several places in Portugal, it is definitely worsted to have this card.
The most of the information about this card is provided only in Portuguese. We have created the following instructions to help you to get this card.
How get the the RFLEX card
The RFLEX card can be obtained online here.
Then Rede de Expressos send it to your home address. You need to have a portuguese address.