Directions from Bern to Lisbon

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Recommended option

Train to Basel, fly  •  6 h 17 min

  1. BSL - LIS

$110 - $389

Cheapest option

Train to Zurich, fly  •  6 h 7 min

  1. ZRH - LIS

$99 - $348

7 alternative options

Train to Geneva, fly  •  6 h 41 min

  1. GVA - LIS

$102 - $431

Train, bus to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  8 h 46 min

  1. MXP - LIS

$133 - $378

Train, bus  •  21 h 54 min

  1. 1
  2. Tgv
  3. Ave
  4. Ave

$284 - $435

Train  •  25 h 34 min

  1. 1
  2. Tgv
  3. Ave
  4. Tlg / ...
  5. R

$314 - $465

Bus Eurolines CH  •  34 h 49 min

$150 - $180

Bus InterNorte  •  38 h 43 min

  1. Ouibus

$123 - $167

Drive  •  19 h 3 min

  1. 1256.9 miles

$280 - $420

What companies run services between Bern, Switzerland and Lisbon, Portugal?

You can take a train from Bern to Lisbon via Genève, Geneve, Avignon TGV, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid-Atocha Cercanías, Badajoz, and Entroncamento in around 25 h 34 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Bern to Lisbon 3 times a day. Tickets cost $150 - $180 and the journey takes 34 h 49 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lisbon via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Geneva to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lisbon via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Geneve to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$100 - $150
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Badajoz
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Train from Badajoz to Entroncamento
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $26
Website
renfe.com
Portuguese Railways (CP)
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
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$10 - $16
Bus operators
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Domodossola to Malpensa Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
Avanza Grupo
Phone
+34 (0) 91 272 28 32
Email
informacion@avanzabus.com
Website
avanzabus.com
Bus from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
avanzabus.com
Auto Res Express
$56
Auto Res Normal
$51
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Bern to Lisboa - Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
34 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Berne to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Chambéry to Lisboa Estação do Oriente
Ave. Duration
31 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
internorte.pt

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bern and Lisbon is 1627 km. The road distance is 2011 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bern to Lisbon is to bus which costs SFr 120 - SFr 170 and takes 38 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Bern to Lisbon is to train and fly which takes 6 h 7 min and costs SFr 95 - SFr 350.

No, there is no direct train from Bern to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Lisboa Santa Apolonia via Geneve, Avignon TGV, Madrid-Atocha Cercanías, Badajoz and Entroncamento. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 34 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bern and arriving at Lisboa - Sete Rios. Services depart three times a day, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 34 h 49 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Bern to Lisbon, including transfers.