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There are 13 ways to get from Birmingham to Lisbon by train, plane, bus, night bus, bus and ferry, car ferry, night train, car or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Bristol, fly  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Lisbon (LIS) BRS - LIS

119€ - 340€

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Train to London Luton, fly  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Lisbon (LIS) LTN - LIS

74€ - 289€

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Train to Manchester, fly  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Lisbon (LIS) MAN - LIS

79€ - 330€

Train to London City, fly  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Lisbon (LIS) LCY - LIS

153€ - 438€

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Lisbon (LIS) LHR - LIS

123€ - 371€

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Lisbon (LIS) STN - LIS

95€ - 352€

Train, bus  •  25h 10m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  3. Take the train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Bordeaux St Jean Tgv / ...
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Fundao
  5. Take the train from Fundao to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia Ic

271€ - 601€

Bus, night bus  •  36h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the night bus from London to Paris, Gallieni 450
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Lisboa Oriente 320 / ...

230€ - 337€

Bus, bus and ferry  •  37h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Lisboa sete Rios

205€ - 327€

Train, car ferry, night train  •  39h 57m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Take the train from Santander to Valladolid Alv / ...
  4. Take the night train from Valladolid to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia

247€ - 569€

Drive, car ferry  •  31h 48m

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Lisbon

208€ - 525€

Train, night train  •  28h 10m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  3. Take the train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Massy Tgv Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Massy Tgv to Dax Tgv
  5. Take the train from Gare de Dax to Gare de Hendaye Ter / ...
  6. Take the night train from Hendaye to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia

358€ - 623€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  22h 21m

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Lisbon

425€ - 561€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Lisbon is to train and fly which costs £65 - £260 and takes 7h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Lisbon is to train and fly which costs £100 - £310 and takes 6h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Lisboa Oriente via London and Paris, Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Lisboa - Santa Apolonia via London St. Pancras International, Marne La Vallee Chessy, Massy Tgv, Gare de Dax and Hendaye. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 10m.

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The distance between Birmingham and Lisbon is 1018 miles.

The best way to get from Birmingham to Lisbon without a car is to train and bus which takes 25h 10m and costs £230 - £550.

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It takes approximately 6h 37m to get from Birmingham to Lisbon, including transfers.

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Birmingham to Lisbon bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Birmingham to Lisbon train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Lisbon.
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  • Distance: 1018 miles
  • Duration: 6h 37m

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Lisbon, Portugal?

There is no direct connection from Birmingham to Lisbon. However, you can take the train to Bristol Temple Meads, take the walk to Bristol Temple Meads, take the shuttle to Bristol Airport, take the walk to Bristol airport, fly to Lisbon, take the walk to Av. De Berlim - Aeroporto, then take the bus to Lisbon. Alternatively, you can take the train to Manchester Piccadilly, take the train to Manchester Airport, take the walk to Manchester airport, fly to Lisbon, take the walk to Av. De Berlim - Aeroporto, then take the bus to Lisbon.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 410€
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 410€
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 410€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 330€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 330€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 330€
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 310€
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday
Estimated price
45€ - 310€
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 310€
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 310€
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 260€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 550€
Flights from London City to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 370€
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 370€
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 380€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 490€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 490€
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 290€
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
35€ - 290€
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 290€
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 290€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 500€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 750€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
200€ - 850€
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 550€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 750€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Cork
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
200€ - 850€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
200€ - 850€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 700€
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
230€ - 850€
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
210€ - 1100€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 600€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 650€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 900€
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 1000€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
260€ - 850€
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 900€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 600€
Air Bagan
Website
airbagan.com
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 550€
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
29€ - 45€
Anytime Single
45€ - 70€
Off-Peak Single
35€ - 55€
Train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
28€ - 45€
Anytime Single
40€ - 65€
Off-Peak Single
30€ - 50€
Train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
45€ - 75€
Anytime Single
80€ - 120€
Off-Peak Single
80€ - 120€
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
13€ - 19€
Anytime Day Single
29€ - 45€
First Anytime Day Single
45€ - 70€
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
40€ - 70€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
28€ - 45€
Anytime Day Single
40€ - 70€
Train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
55€ - 95€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
35€ - 55€
Anytime Day Single
55€ - 95€
Train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
22€ - 35€
Anytime Day Single
35€ - 55€
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
22€ - 35€
Anytime Day Single
35€ - 55€
Train from Birmingham New Street to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
12€ - 18€
Anytime Day Single
21€ - 30€
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
30€ - 50€
Anytime Day Single
55€ - 85€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
70€ - 230€
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
70€ - 230€
Premier
170€ - 260€
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
95€ - 110€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
95€ - 110€
1st Class
130€ - 190€
Train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Massy Tgv
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
14€ - 18€
1st Class
24€ - 29€
Train from Massy Tgv to Dax
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
110€ - 130€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
150€ - 220€
Train from Dax to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
19€ - 23€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
19€ - 23€
1st Class
34€ - 35€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 100€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
65€ - 100€
1st Class
100€ - 160€
Train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Massy Tgv
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
1st Class
16€ - 25€
Train from Gare de Dax to Gare de Hendaye
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
16€ - 23€
1st Class
21€ - 35€
Comboios De Portugal

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 Fundao to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 40€
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
17€ - 25€
1st Class
23€ - 40€
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santander to Valladolid
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Valladolid to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70€ - 90€
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Hendaye to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110€ - 130€
Website
renfe.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
149€
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Fundao
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 130€
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Night bus from London to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
150€ - 220€
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille to Lisboa sete Rios
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
140€ - 230€
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 27€
Book at
National Express
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
70€ - 320€
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
70€ - 95€
Car
220€ - 320€

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Birmingham to Lisbon bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Lisboa Oriente station.

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Birmingham to Lisbon train services, operated by Renfe, arrive at Lisboa - Santa Apolonia station.

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Brussels Airlines, Aer Lingus, KLM and easyJet offer flights from Bristol Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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