Science and Innovation 2019

How to arrive

The best way to get to the CCU from the airport is by taxi and it should cost between 12-18€.

Ask for “Fundação Champalimaud” (foon-DA-sow cham-PAL-ee-mow) or “Doca Pesca” (Doka Pesh-ka).

Ask for “Fundação Champalimaud” (foon-DA-sow cham-PAL-ee-mow) or “Doca Pesca” (Doka Pesh-ka).The ride should cost around 10€


By Train

10 min ride + 10 min walk

Take the train (direction Cascais) from Cais do Sodré station (Metro: “Cais do Sodré” green line). Exit in Algés. When exiting Algés train station, go down and then to your right, towards the river.


By Tram

45 min  to 20 min

Take the 15 tram from Praça da Figueira. Exit in Largo da Princesa. Cross the bridge to the other side of the train tracks (on the same side of “Vela Latina” Restaurant) and walk through the Belém Tower park to the Champalimaud Centre for the Unknown (river will be on your left).

A taxi ride from downtown Lisbon should cost around 10€. Tell the driver to take you to “Fundação Champalimaud”, in Belém, at Av. Brasília, Doca de Pedrouços.


Taxi apps:


Coop Taxis