europe europe On-street parking facilities in Portugal are often difficult to find in the summer time in the main touristical destinations as Lisbon, Porto and Faro. Our advice : park your car in a designated car park on the outskirts of the city centre and walk to your destination.



The following max. speed limits apply for cars and motorbikes:
• Urban areas : max 20-50 km/h
• Regional roads : 90-100 km/h
• Highways : 120 km/h
A motorway toll systems applies on the highways in Portugal. Payment by cash or credit card. More information to be found at Portugal tolls.


• Parking is not allowed along white and blue signs with a red line on it and on locations with yellow or red signs painted on the curb.
• Parking is also forbidden within less than 5 meters of an intersection and less than 25 meters before a bus and tram stop and 5 meters after the stop.
• Park your car in the same direction as traffic on a one-way street.