Navegante Lisbon Card | Former Viva Viagem | Save money on transit

Lisbon yellow Navegante smart transportation card and a custom sign: 'Smart card Navegante'
Lisbon yellow Navegante smart transportation card and a custom sign: 'Smart card Navegante'

Learn how to use Navegante travel card to pay for your transportation in Lisbon, where to buy it, which tickets to load on it to save money on transit.

The Navegante Card (formerly Viva Viagem) is a convenient way to pay for Lisbon's extensive and complicated public transportation system. It saves you money and time on your travel in Lisbon.

Once you have the card, you can load it with different types of tickets and passes to suit your travel needs. You can add travel passes, pay-as-you-go credit balance to zap, or you can buy single tickets.

You can top it up whenever you need to and check the balance on buses, trams, and lifts.

Whether your plan is to use public transport in Lisbon frequently or occasionally, the Navegante (Occasional) card will be a very useful tool.

Last updated February 2nd, 2024

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