How to get to the event venue

IEFP - Instituto do Emprego e Formação Profissional

Serviços Centrais

Rua de Xabregas, 52

1949-003 Lisboa

Phone: +351 21 580 30 00

GPS Coordinates:

N 38º 43'36.277'' W 9º 6' 41.231''


By plane

The nearest international airport is Lisbon (Portela) Airport.

From there, you can reach IEFP Head Offices by car / taxi / Uber in 15 minutes.


By train and bus

If coming from out of Lisbon by train, you could leave in 2 train stations, all of them with good connections to IEFP Head Offices by bus:

  • Oriente (15 to 20 minutes): take the buses 728 or 781 and leave in “Xabregas” stop;
  • Santa Apolónia (5 to 10 minutes): take the buses 728, 781, 782 or 759 and leave in “Xabregas” stop;
  • Rossio
  • Cais do Sodré
  • Entrecampos / Sete Rios

For train timetables and prices, click here.

Bear in mind! CP offers 40% discount on all Alfa Pendular and Intercidades if tickets are purchased 5 or more days beforehand. Further info.

Please check recommended buses below.

By bus

IEFP Central Offices are located nearby the river, halfway between Downtown and the Expo area in Lisbon, 1-2 kms from Santa Apolónia Train Station.

Many buses stop less than 5 minutes walking from the Venue: at least 728, 781, 782, 759, 742, 718 and 794.

Further info:

By car

Check on GPS Coordinates: N 38º 43'36.277'' W 9º 6' 41.231''  or on the Google Map.

By taxi

From the Airport, it should take you around 15 minutes to get to the event venue.

From Santa Apolónia Train Station, around 5-10 minutes.

From Oriente Train Station, around 10-15 minutes.