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There are 5 ways to get from București - Ilfov to Cascais by plane, train, bus, shuttle or car

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Fly  •  8h 12m

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

€37 - €143

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  39h 56m

  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 Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave
  4. Take the bus from Madrid to Cascais

€251 - €400

Shuttle, bus  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bucharest to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Lisbon

€499 - €632

Bus  •  2 days 14h

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

Drive  •  37h 29m

  1. Drive from București - Ilfov to Cascais 3784.2 km

€450 - €700

Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Lisbon (LIS) flights

The flight time between Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) and Lisbon (LIS) is around 7h 49m and covers a distance of around 2970 km. The fastest flight normally takes 4h 30m. Services are operated by Blue Air, Wizz Air, Swiss 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 49m
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 Monday, August 2, 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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Mandatory

Mandatory

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 Cascais is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cascais is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cascais 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
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from București - Ilfov to Cascais is to fly which costs $40 - $170 and takes 8h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from București - Ilfov to Cascais is to fly which costs $40 - $170 and takes 8h 12m.

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It is 2999 km from București - Ilfov to Cascais. It is approximately 3784.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from București - Ilfov to Cascais without a car is to train and bus which takes 39h 56m and costs $290 - $480.

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It takes approximately 8h 12m to get from București - Ilfov to Cascais, including transfers.

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The best way to get from București - Ilfov to Cascais is to fly which takes 8h 12m and costs $40 - $170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 14h.

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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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Cascais is 2h behind București - Ilfov. It is currently 11:06 PM in București - Ilfov and 9:06 PM in Cascais.

Yes, the driving distance between București - Ilfov to Cascais is 3784 km. It takes approximately 37h 29m to drive from București - Ilfov to Cascais.

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

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Map of how to get from București - Ilfov to Cascais.
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  • Distance: 2998.6 km
  • Duration: 8h 12m

What companies run services between București - Ilfov, Romania and Cascais, Portugal?

Blue Air, Wizz Air and 13 other airlines fly from București - Ilfov to Cascais 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
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
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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €440
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 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
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
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Astra Trans Carpatic
Phone
0751.525.520
Email
office@astratranscarpatic.ro
Website
astratranscarpatic.ro
Train from Bucureşti Nord Gr.A to Timişoara Nord
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Astra Trans Carpatic
Renfe AVE
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Website
renfe.com
Train from Zaragoza-Delicias to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€30 - €40
Promo+
€37 - €40
Flexible
€50 - €65
Bus operators
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
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid to Cascais
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Atlas Taxi
Phone
+359 89 345 5533
Email
info@atlastaxi.eu
Website
atlastaxi.eu
Shuttle from Bucharest to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€140 - €180
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Atlas Taxi
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
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

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