The nearest International airport is Lisbon, 97km north, which is well connected with major airlines.
Faro airport is 128km away. http://www.faro-airport.com
There are daily connections by bus, road and rail to reach Sines – see below
The drive is approximately 160km. From Lisbon, take E1, follow the A12 and A2 to Grândola. Take exit 9 from the A2/E1. Follow IC33 and A26 to Sines
The main route into Sines is the A26
Rent a Car
A number of car hire operators including Avis and Budget are located at Lisbon Airport and can be booked directly.
Take the metro from the airport to Lisboa Oriente – every 5 minutes
From Lisboa Oriente take the train to Grândola – duration 1hr 15 minutes approx, 5 departures a day. For Schedules www.bahn.de and www.cp.pt for bookings,
From Grandola, there is no train to Sines, so either take bus 8943- journey time approx. 1 hour, or taxi – journey time 30 minutes approx.
From Lisbon Airport
Take the bus to Lisboa centre (Aerobus every 20 mins or local bus €1.50) journey time 20 minutes. Alternatively a taxi from the airport will be €15
Change at Lisbon for the bus to Sines, via Grandola. Journey time approx 3 hours. Bookings at www.rede- expressos.pt
A taxi direct to Sines from the airport will take approximately 1hour 40minutes and cost €100-130. It is worth confirming a price rather than using the meter.