There are 9 ways to get from Edinburgh to Lisbon by plane, train, bus, car ferry, night train, bus and ferry, car or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Edinburgh  •  5 h 50 min

  1. EDI - LIS

$70 - $296

8 alternative options

Train to Glasgow, fly  •  6 h 11 min

  1. GLA - LIS

$84 - $377

Train, bus  •  28 h 2 min

  1. Est
  2. Tgv

$378 - $615

Train, bus via Entroncamento  •  29 h 4 min

  1. Est
  2. Tgv

$375 - $611

Train, car ferry, Trenhotel  •  43 h 51 min

  1. A / ...
  2. R / ...

$402 - $852

Bus, bus and ferry  •  44 h 27 min

$249 - $391

Train, bus ALSA  •  2 days 21 h

$379 - $572

Drive, car ferry  •  36 h 34 min

$299 - $720

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  27 h

$549 - $731

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Lisbon, Portugal?

easyJet, Ryanair and nine other airlines fly from Edinburgh to Lisbon hourly.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,100 - $6,000
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $19
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lille Flandres to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$200 - $300
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Castelo Branco to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Entroncamento to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $16
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santander to Valladolid Campo Grande
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Medina del Campo
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Medina del Campo to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
renfe.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$175
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
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 - $160
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Tomar
Ave. Duration
13 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $170
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 sete Rios
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $270
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$85 - $120
Car
$270 - $390

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Lisbon is 1966 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Lisbon is to fly which costs £50 - £230 and takes 5 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Lisbon is to fly which takes 5 h 50 min and costs £50 - £230.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Lisboa sete Rios via London Victoria and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 27 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Edinburgh to Lisbon, including transfers.