There are 8 ways to get from Dublin to Portugal by plane, bus and ferry, train, bus, car or car ferry

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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Fly to Porto  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Porto (OPO) DUB - OPO

$56 - $287

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Fly to Lisbon  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Lisbon (LIS) DUB - LIS

$59 - $238

Bus and ferry, train, bus via Castelo Branco  •  34 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  4. Take the train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  5. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Castelo Branco
  6. Take the train from Castelo Branco to Lisboa Santa Apolonia Ic / ...

$368 - $721

Bus and ferry, train, bus  •  36 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  3. Take the train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Lisbon - 7 Rios

$264 - $503

Bus and ferry, train, bus Eurolines NL  •  45 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  4. Take the bus from Lille to Lisboa - Sete Rios

$219 - $509

Bus and ferry, bus Eurolines FR  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Lisboa Oriente

$247 - $389

Bus and ferry, bus ALSA  •  3 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Santiago De Compostela
  3. Take the bus from Santiago De Compostela to Lisboa Oriente

$192 - $319

Drive, carferry  •  37 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Rosslare
  2. Take the carferry from Rosslare to Roscoff
  3. Drive from Roscoff to Lisbon

$331 - $491

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Portugal. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Rua Da Palma via London Victoria, Lille and Estação Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

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The distance between Dublin and Portugal is 1484 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Portugal without a car is to bus and ferry and train and bus which takes 34 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Dublin to Portugal, including transfers.

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Dublin to Portugal bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Porto Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 25 min.

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Dublin to Portugal bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Lisboa Oriente station.

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Lufthansa, Swiss, TAP Portugal and two other airlines offer flights from Dublin Airport to Porto Airport.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Portugal. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 702 bus which takes 11 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Portugal.
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  • Distance: 927.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 7 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Portugal?

Ryanair, Lufthansa and five other airlines fly from Dublin to Matosinhos every 4 hours.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Dublin to Porto via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Dublin to Porto via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Dublin to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Dublin to Lisbon via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Dublin to Lisbon via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Dublin to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Dublin to Lisbon via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Dublin to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Dublin to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dublin to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Dublin to Porto via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Dublin to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $270
Premier
$200 - $310
Train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$50 - $150
Premier
$120 - $170
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Portuguese Railways (CP)

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 Castelo Branco to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Bus operators
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 and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Castelo Branco
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
28 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $270
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Lisbon - 7 Rios
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Lille to Lisboa - Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
30 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
eurolines.nl
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Lille to Lisbon Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
3 days 5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Santiago De Compostela
Ave. Duration
2 days 7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Santiago De Compostela to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Rosslare to Roscoff
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$60 - $70

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