Iscte-University Institute of Lisbon
Lisbon, Av. das Forças Armadas, 1649-026
The Iscte – University Institute of Lisbon was founded in 1972 as one of Portugal’s first modern universities, with the central aim of studying labour and social dynamics in a rapidly changing world. he university is actively engaged in collaborative projects, networks and partnerships around the world, including a range of educational, training and research programs supported by the European Union.
Iscte is easily reachable by the metro yellow line and is served by two nearby metro stations: Entrecampos and Cidade Universitária. Both are within a 12-15-min walking distance. If you stop at Entrecampos metro station, be sure to take either the “Jardim do Campo Grande” exit or the “Avenida das Forças Armadas” exit. If you stop at Cidade Universitária metro station, use the “Reitoria/Alameda da Universidade” exit.
How to get around in Lisbon
The 2023 Lisbon metro fare prices are
- Single Fare (€1.50)
- 24-hour unlimited travel, which includes all Lisbon buses and trams (€6.40)
- Zapping: The fare is charged to the reusable “Viva Viagem” card, which costs €0.50 for the initial purchase. Once you have a Viva Viagem card, you loaded it with credit and you can use it to pay-as-you-go on Lisbon’s buses, trains, trams, funiculars, the metro and ferries. Each trip with Viva viagem is €1,35. (If you’re familiar with London’s Oyster card, Zapping runs on the same principle). Each passenger is required to hold his/her own Viva Viagem ticket.
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