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There are 8 ways to get from Bucharest to Lisbon Airport (LIS) by plane, shuttle, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly from Bucharest Otopeni  •  6h 51m

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Lisbon (LIS) OTP - LIS

€32 - €132

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Shuttle to Varna, fly  •  13h 6m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bucharest to Varna
  2. Fly from Varna (VAR) to Lisbon (LIS) VAR - LIS

€182 - €508

Shuttle to Sofia, fly  •  11h 10m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bucharest to Sofia
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Lisbon (LIS) SOF - LIS

€193 - €391

Train, bus to Sibiu, fly  •  15h 47m

  1. Take the train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Braşov
  2. Take the bus from Brasov to Sibiu
  3. Fly from Sibiu (SBZ) to Lisbon (LIS) SBZ - LIS

Train, bus, night train  •  42h 42m

  1. Take the train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Timişoara Nord
  2. Take the bus from Timisoara to Zaragoza
  3. Take the train from Zaragoza-Delicias to Vitoria/Gasteiz Alv / ...
  4. Take the night train from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Lisboa - Oriente

€277 - €419

Bus  •  2 days 13h

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Lisbon - Sete Rios

Bus via Sofia  •  2 days 17h

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest - Gară Filaret to Sofia - Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Lisbon

€364 - €487

Drive  •  37h 8m

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Lisbon Airport (LIS) 3750 km

€440 - €650

Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Lisbon (LIS) flights

The flight time between Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) and Lisbon (LIS) is around 7h 51m and covers a distance of around 2970 km. The fastest flight normally takes 4h 30m. Services are operated by Blue Air, Wizz Air, Lufthansa and others. Typically 129 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
7h 51m
Fastest flight journey time:
4h 30m
Flight distance:
2970 km
Flights per week:
129
Cheapest price:
€22
Carbon emissions:
602 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:05
Last flight departs at:
20:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Lisbon (LIS) flight schedules

Flights departing Saturday, July 31, 2021

Romania → Portugal
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International entry into Portugal from Romania

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Romania
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Portugal, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area

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Conditions of entry into Portugal from Romania

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from Romania
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, India, Nepal and South Africa
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom

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Rules to follow in Portugal

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Considerations leaving from Romania

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Portugal from Romania.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lisbon Airport (LIS) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 808 24 24 24.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Romania from Portugal.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to fly which costs $35 - $160 and takes 6h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to fly which costs $35 - $160 and takes 6h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Lisbon Airport (LIS). However, there are services departing from Bucharest and arriving at Lisbon Airport Departure Terminal via Lisbon Sete Rios. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 13h.

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The distance between Bucharest and Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 2972 km. The road distance is 3750 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Lisbon Airport (LIS) without a car is to train and bus and night train which takes 42h 42m and costs $320 - $500.

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It takes approximately 6h 51m to get from Bucharest to Lisbon Airport (LIS), including transfers.

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Bucharest to Lisbon Airport (LIS) bus services, operated by Maxibus Travel, depart from Bucharest station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to fly which takes 6h 51m and costs $35 - $160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 13h.

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 30m.

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Bucharest to Lisbon Airport (LIS) bus services, operated by Maxibus Travel, arrive at Lisbon - Sete Rios station.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Lisbon Airport (LIS).
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  • Distance: 2972.4 km
  • Duration: 6h 51m

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Lisbon Airport (LIS), Portugal?

Blue Air, Wizz Air and 13 other airlines fly from Bucharest to Lisbon Airport (LIS) hourly. Alternatively, Maxibus Travel operates a bus from Bucharest to Lisbon - Sete Rios twice a week, and the journey takes 2 days 12h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €390
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €390
Flights from Varna to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €600
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €480
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €480
Flights from Sibiu to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €460
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €390
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €390
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €480
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €480
Flights from Sibiu to Lisbon via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€50 - €270
Flights from Sibiu to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€30 - €170
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€22 - €220
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€22 - €220
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€22 - €220
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon via Budapest
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €140
Flights from Sibiu to Lisbon via Bologna
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€18 - €95
Flights from Sibiu to Lisbon via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€18 - €100
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €260
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€50 - €260
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €300
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€200 - €800
Flights from Varna to Lisbon via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €360
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €750
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€190 - €650
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Varna to Lisbon via Sofia
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€250 - €550
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€210 - €450
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Varna to Lisbon via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €370
Flights from Sibiu to Lisbon via Vienna
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€50 - €280
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €420
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €440
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €440
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Varna to Lisbon via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€130 - €340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Varna to Lisbon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€95 - €300
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Varna to Lisbon via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €650
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Braşov
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €13
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
€3 - €5
1st Class
€11 - €13
Train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Timişoara Nord
Ave. Duration
9h 49m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €35
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
€11 - €15
1st Class
€31 - €35
Astra Trans Carpatic
Phone
0751.525.520
Email
office@astratranscarpatic.ro
Website
astratranscarpatic.ro
Train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Braşov
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Astra Trans Carpatic
Train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Timişoara Nord
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Astra Trans Carpatic
S.C. Softrans S.R.L.
Phone
0351/40.91.53
Email
office@softrans.ro
Website
softrans.ro
Train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Braşov
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €9
Website
S.C. Softrans S.R.L.
Regio Călători
Phone
0310 800 900
Email
contact@regiocalatori.ro
Website
regiocalatori.ro
Train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Braşov
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
Regio Călători
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza-Delicias to Vitoria/Gasteiz
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €24
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban 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 connect to trains in Portugal's 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. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Night train from Vitoria-Gasteiz to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€65 - €95
Bus operators
Atlas Taxi
Phone
+359 89 345 5533
Email
info@atlastaxi.eu
Website
atlastaxi.eu
Shuttle from Bucharest to Varna
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€110 - €130
Book at
Atlas Taxi
Shuttle from Bucharest to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€140 - €180
Book at
Atlas Taxi
Auto Transportes Saiz Tour, S.A
Phone
+34 933 73 46 12
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Brasov to Sibiu
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
Auto Transportes Saiz Tour, S.A
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Timisoara to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€180 - €260
Website
alsa.com
Maxibus Travel
Phone
+40 745 766 766
Email
dispecerat@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Lisbon - Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
2 days 12h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
ETAP Group
Website
etapgroup.com
Bus from Bucharest - Gară Filaret to Sofia - Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €27
Schedules at
etapgroup.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 days 6h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€350 - €450
Schedules at
georg-bg.com

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Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 2h behind Bucharest. It is currently 8:37 PM in Bucharest and 6:37 PM in Lisbon Airport (LIS).

Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 3750 km. It takes approximately 37h 8m to drive from Bucharest to Lisbon Airport (LIS).

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Blue Air, Air France, KLM and six other airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 1183+ hotels available in Lisbon Airport (LIS). Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to shuttle which takes 21 min and costs $11 - $14.

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