There are 8 ways to get from Brussels to Portugal by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Brussels to Porto  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Porto (OPO) BRU - OPO

$57 - $275

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Fly Charleroi to Porto  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Porto (OPO) CRL - OPO

$53 - $264

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Fly Brussels to Lisbon  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Lisbon (LIS) BRU - LIS

$68 - $254

Fly Charleroi to Lisbon  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Lisbon (LIS) CRL - LIS

$94 - $403

Train, bus  •  21 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Tomar
  4. Take the train from Entroncamento to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$301 - $429

Train  •  32 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Vigo-Guixar Hot / ...
  4. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Porto(Campanha) Ic
  5. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$469 - $597

Bus  •  32 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles - North to Lisboa Estação do Oriente

$100 - $230

Drive  •  19 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Lisbon 1276.4 miles

$290 - $420

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Portugal is to fly which costs 45€ - 240€ and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Portugal is to fly which costs 45€ - 240€ and takes 5 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Portugal. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles - North and arriving at Rua Da Palma via Estação Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Portugal. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid/Midi and arriving at Lisboa Santa Apolonia via Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon, Barcelona Sants, Vigo-Guixar and Porto(Campanha). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 22 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Portugal is 1532 km. The road distance is 2042.2 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Portugal without a car is to train and bus which takes 21 h 36 min and costs 250€ - 370€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Brussels to Portugal, including transfers.

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Brussels to Portugal bus services, operated by Eurolines NL, depart from Bruxelles - North station.

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Brussels to Portugal train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Brussel-Zuid/Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Portugal is to fly which takes 5 h 3 min and costs 45€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 390€ - 550€ and takes 32 h 22 min, you could also bus, which costs 90€ - 200€ and takes 32 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Porto Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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Brussels to Portugal bus services, operated by Eurolines NL, arrive at Lisboa Estação do Oriente station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Portugal.
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  • Distance: 957.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 3 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Portugal?

Brussels Airlines, Ryanair and six other airlines fly from Brussels to Matosinhos hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to Lisbon via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Barcelona Sants, Vigo-Guixar, and Porto(Campanha) in around 32 h 22 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Flights from Charleroi to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Charleroi to Porto via Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Charleroi to Porto via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Charleroi to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Charleroi to Lisbon via Marseille
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Porto via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Entroncamento to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$10 - $16
Train from Porto(Campanha) to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Vigo-Guixar
Ave. Duration
15 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo-Guixar to Porto(Campanha)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Bruxelles - North to Lisboa Estação do Oriente
Ave. Duration
32 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $230
Schedules at
eurolines.nl
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Bruselas Nord Eurolines to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
3 days 7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
alsa.com

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