There are 6 ways to get from Copenhagen to Lisbon by plane, train, bus, night train, car or car train

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Fly  •  6h 22m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Lisbon (LIS) CPH - LIS

54€ - 295€

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Train, bus, night train  •  38h 49m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the bus from Duisburg to Lille
  4. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bordeaux St Jean Tgv
  5. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Hendaye Tgv / ...
  6. Take the night train from Hendaye to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia 313

327€ - 540€

Bus  •  43h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Paris, Paris
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Lisboa Oriente 320 / ...

133€ - 182€

Train, bus  •  47h 2m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the bus from Frankfurt - Main station to Lisbon - 7 Rios

309€ - 450€

Drive, car train  •  34h 29m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Hamburg Altona
  2. Take the car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
  3. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Lisbon

Drive  •  28h 28m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Lisbon 3085.7 km

390€ - 600€

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Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Portugal. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Portugal.

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Domestic travel is restricted within Portugal due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

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The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Lisbon is to fly which costs 400 kr - 2200 kr and takes 6h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Lisbon is to fly which costs 400 kr - 2200 kr and takes 6h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Lisboa Oriente via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Paris, Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 43h 30m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Lisbon is 2478 km. The road distance is 3085.7 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Lisbon without a car is to train and bus and night train which takes 38h 49m and costs 2400 kr - 4100 kr.

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It takes approximately 6h 22m to get from Copenhagen to Lisbon, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Lisbon bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Copenhagen station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Lisbon is to fly which takes 6h 22m and costs 400 kr - 2200 kr. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 950 kr - 1400 kr and takes 43h 30m.

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 40m.

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

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Lisbon.
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  • Distance: 2477.5 km
  • Duration: 6h 22m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Lisbon, Portugal?

Norwegian Air International, TAP Portugal and 12 other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Lisbon hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Copenhagen to Lisbon via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Paris, Paris, and Paris, Gallieni in around 43h 30m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
80€ - 140€
Flights from Copenhagen to Lisbon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 140€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 360€
Flights from Copenhagen to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 360€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 310€
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 400€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
220€ - 650€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
200€ - 340€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 150€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 300€
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
70€ - 95€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lille Europe to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
120€ - 170€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
120€ - 140€
1st Class
140€ - 170€
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
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 Bordeaux St Jean to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
28€ - 60€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
28€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
40€ - 60€
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
Night train from Hendaye to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 80€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
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 Copenhagen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
25€ - 30€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 100€
Website
Eurolines FR
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 Frankfurt - Main station to Lisbon - 7 Rios
Ave. Duration
37h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
180€ - 260€
Website
alsa.com

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Lisbon is 1h behind Copenhagen. It is currently 2:55 AM in Copenhagen and 1:55 AM in Lisbon.

Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Lisbon is 3086 km. It takes approximately 28h 28m to drive from Copenhagen to Lisbon.

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Norwegian Air International, Scandinavian Airlines, TAP Portugal and seven other airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 6023+ hotels available in Lisbon. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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