Busbud Expands into Portugal and Partners with Rede Expressos

Famous for its beautiful beaches, incredible surfing, Pastéis de Nata and of course, Porto wine, Portugal is a must-see for anyone looking for a memorable trip. Busbud is proud to announce its partnership with Rede Expressos, a local bus carrier in Portugal and the Iberian Peninsula, allowing its users to search, compare and book bus travels all around Portugal. Right on time for the summer season!

Rede Expressos

With a network of 42 thousand kilometers, Rede Expressos has daily connections between hundreds of destinations across Portugal, Spain and France. With 11,660 new routes and 446 new cities, Busbud travelers get access to fast, budget friendly and comfortable connections throughout the beautiful Iberian Peninsula.

Rede Expressos’ Network Map

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With this added inventory, Busbud is able to continue its mission of giving bus travelers as many options as possible.

Here are the most popular bus routes in Portugal, all under 20 EUR* 👇

Lisbon → Fátima

Lisbon → Coimbra

Lisbon → Porto

Lagos → Lisbon

Lamego → Porto

Guimaraes → Braga


Staff Picks of Top Attractions in Portugal

1. Mosteiro dos Jerónimos, Lisbon

To be completely honest, all of Lisbon is worth a visit! From the old neighborhood of the Alfama to the São Jorge Castle, which offers the best views of Lisbon, the Portugal capital is worth a detour. However, our top pick for Lisbon is the Mosteiro dos Jerónimos, a church and monastery located on the outskirts of the Portuguese capital. It is a breathtaking building with gorgeous Manueline architecture.

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2. Torre de Clérigos, Porto

Just like Lisbon, Porto deserves a couple of days of visiting! Located in the Northwest of the country, this coastal town is home to Porto wine. With many sights and attractions, our favourite is the Torre de Clérigos, a baroque church with a distinctive tower that can be seen across town.

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3. Lamego, Douro Valley

The Douro Valley, a Unesco World Heritage site, is an enchanted region sprawling across northern Portugal and Spain. Famous for its high quality wines, it is a traveller’s favourite. Stop in Lamego and enjoy the local sparkling wine, or any of the many wine tours!

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4. Ponta da Piedade, Lagos

We kept the best for last – the beautiful Ponta da Piedade in Lagos. Located in the famous southern region of Portugal, the Algarve, Ponta da Piedade is a group of rock formations along the shores of Lagos. Take a boat trip through the rock formations or stay on land and explore the site from the towering cliffs by taking one of the many coastal paths.

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What if we told you that all these amazing places are accessible by bus by booking on Busbud?

Check out our full Portuguese inventory.

*Prices are subject to change