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There are 4 ways to get from Chicago to Lisbon by plane or train

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Fly from Chicago O'Hare

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Lisbon (LIS)

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Fly from Chicago Midway

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Lisbon (LIS)

Train to Milwaukee, fly

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Lisbon (LIS)

Train to South Bend, fly

  1. Take the train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
  2. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Lisbon (LIS)

Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Lisbon (LIS) flights

The flight time between Chicago O'Hare (ORD) and Lisbon (LIS) is around 13h 3m and covers a distance of around 6436 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 10m. The fastest flight normally takes 7h 50m. Services are operated by TAP Portugal, United Airlines, American Airlines and others. Typically 183 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
9h 53m
Layover time:
3h 10m
Total time:
13h 3m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
7h 50m
Flight distance:
6436 km
Flights per week:
183
Cheapest price:
€292
Carbon emissions:
1305 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
09:00
Last flight departs at:
22:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Lisbon (LIS) flight schedules

United States → Portugal
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International entry into Portugal from United States

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United States
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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), Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Hong Kong, Jordan, Kuwait, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Portugal with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Portugal from United States

  • 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 a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
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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 India, Nepal and South Africa
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Hong Kong, Jordan, Kuwait, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Vatican
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
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Rules to follow in Portugal

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Mandatory

Considerations leaving from United States

The official advice is to delay international travel until fully vaccinated

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Portugal from United States.

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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

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lisbon is 808 24 24 24.

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

The social distance requirement in Lisbon 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.

Yes, entry into United States from Portugal is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 20 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Chicago to Lisbon is to fly, which costs $160 - $460 and takes 10h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Lisbon is to fly which costs $160 - $460 and takes 10h 50m.

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The distance between Chicago and Lisbon is 6423 km.

It takes approximately 10h 50m to get from Chicago to Lisbon, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 7h 50m.

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Lisbon is 6h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 8:00 PM in Chicago and 2:00 AM in Lisbon.

TAP Portugal, American Airlines, Aer Lingus and five other airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 1165+ hotels available in Lisbon. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs $1 - $5.

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Map of how to get from Chicago to Lisbon.
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  • Distance: 6423.2 km
  • Duration: 10h 50m

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Lisbon, Portugal?

TAP Portugal, United Airlines and 14 other airlines fly from Chicago to Lisbon hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€290 - €550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via Boston
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Detroit, Boston
Ave. Duration
14h 58m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€380 - €750
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€380 - €750
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Detroit, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€500 - €2200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Baltimore, Boston
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€390 - €750
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Buffalo, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€390 - €750
Flights from Milwaukee to Lisbon via Boston
Ave. Duration
10h 53m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€370 - €700
Flights from Milwaukee to Lisbon via New York La Guardia, Boston
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€370 - €700
Flights from Milwaukee to Lisbon via Detroit, Boston
Ave. Duration
15h 37m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€370 - €700
Flights from Milwaukee to Lisbon via Detroit, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€370 - €700
Flights from South Bend to Lisbon via Detroit, Boston
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€400 - €750
Flights from South Bend to Lisbon via Detroit, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€400 - €750
Flights from South Bend to Lisbon via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€450 - €900
Flights from South Bend to Lisbon via Minneapolis, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
19h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€430 - €850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€310 - €800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via Newark
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€310 - €800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€310 - €1100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Reagan Washington, Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€350 - €1200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Covington, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€310 - €1100
Flights from Milwaukee to Lisbon via Toronto
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€320 - €1100
Flights from Milwaukee to Lisbon via Newark
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€300 - €1000
Flights from South Bend to Lisbon via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
12h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€330 - €1100
Flights from South Bend to Lisbon via Chicago O'Hare, Newark
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€320 - €1100
Flights from South Bend to Lisbon via Chicago O'Hare, Toronto
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€350 - €1200
Flights from South Bend to Lisbon via Chicago O'Hare, Montreal
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€350 - €1200
Flights from South Bend to Lisbon via Chicago O'Hare, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€370 - €1200
Flights from South Bend to Lisbon via Chicago O'Hare, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€430 - €1300
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€330 - €1200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Boston
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€290 - €900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
12h 42m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€300 - €950
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Baltimore, Boston
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€300 - €950
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Miami
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€360 - €1100
Flights from South Bend to Lisbon via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€310 - €950
Flights from South Bend to Lisbon via Chicago O'Hare, Boston
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€310 - €950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€310 - €800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via Toronto
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€320 - €850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€320 - €850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via Newark
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€310 - €800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€310 - €1100
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Reagan Washington, Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€350 - €1200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Covington, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€310 - €1100
Flights from Milwaukee to Lisbon via Toronto
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€320 - €1100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€450 - €1000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€330 - €800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€270 - €900
Flights from Milwaukee to Lisbon via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
13h 32m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€260 - €850
Flights from South Bend to Lisbon via Charlotte, Madrid
Ave. Duration
17h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€310 - €1000
Flights from South Bend to Lisbon via Charlotte, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€330 - €1100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€290 - €550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€380 - €750
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Baltimore, Boston
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€390 - €750
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Buffalo, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€390 - €750
Flights from South Bend to Lisbon via Detroit, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€450 - €900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€290 - €550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€380 - €750
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Detroit, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€500 - €2200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Baltimore, Boston
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€390 - €750
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Buffalo, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€390 - €750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€410 - €1000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€330 - €800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€270 - €900
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€410 - €1000
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Lisbon via Billy Bishop Toronto City, Montreal
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€380 - €1300
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
€23 - €35
Premium
€160 - €220
Flexi Coach Seat
€35 - €55
Business Seat
€30 - €50
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
mysouthshoreline.com
Train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €13
Schedules at
mysouthshoreline.com

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