Travel by bus / metro
As a rule, public transport services have seats reserved for people with special needs, although not all are accessible to wheelchair users.
In Lisbon, Carris provides a Reduced Mobility Service on their Regular Service Routes. Most buses have a lowered floor between the front and rear doors, almost half are fully accessible for Passengers with Reduced Mobility, with space for wheelchair and ramp access.
More information available at: www.carris.pt
In Oporto, the STCP has a fleet of accessible urban buses as well as buses equipped with a ramp and an area reserved for wheelchairs. All have lowered floors with enough space for a stroller to get through. More information available at: www.stcp.pt
Lisbon and Oporto Metro
Lisbon Metro has stations that are fully accessible for passengers with reduced mobility. Passengers who are visually impaired or similar, can travel with their assistance dog.
Contacts: Tel. +351 213 500 115 / firstname.lastname@example.org / www.metrolisboa.pt