Directions from England to Portugal

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Recommended option

Fly London City to Lisbon  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Lisbon (LIS) LCY - LIS

$120 - $381

Cheapest option

Fly Manchester to Lisbon  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Lisbon (LIS) MAN - LIS

$57 - $290

13 alternative options

Fly Bristol to Lisbon  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Lisbon (LIS) BRS - LIS

$85 - $315

Fly London Heathrow to Lisbon  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Lisbon (LIS) LHR - LIS

$88 - $317

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Porto  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Porto (OPO) LGW - OPO

$70 - $295

Fly London Stansted to Porto  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Porto (OPO) STN - OPO

$65 - $445

Train to London Luton, fly to Lisbon  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Lisbon (LIS) LTN - LIS

$66 - $290

Fly Bristol to Porto  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Porto (OPO) BRS - OPO

$79 - $306

Train, bus via Marne la Vallée-Chessy  •  24 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Marne la Vallée-Chessy Tgv
  3. Take the train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Castelo Branco
  5. Take the train from Castelo Branco to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$320 - $523

Train, bus  •  25 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Tomar
  4. Take the train from Entroncamento to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$317 - $524

Bus and ferry, bus  •  36 h 14 min

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

$218 - $353

Bus  •  38 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Lille Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Lisboa - Sete Rios

$176 - $253

Drive, car ferry  •  32 h 50 min

  1. Drive from London to Portsmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Lisbon

$226 - $673

Train, bus ALSA  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar
  2. Take the bus from Paris Charenton to Lisboa Oriente

$189 - $409

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  26 h 17 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  5. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  6. Drive from Malgrat de Mar to Lisbon

$656 - $801

What companies run services between England and Portugal?

TAP Portugal, KLM and three other airlines fly from London to Lisbon every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Lisbon via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station, London, Lille, Lisboa - Sete Rios, and Jardim Zoológico in around 38 h 7 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Bristol to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from London City to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from London Stansted to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Flights from London Stansted to Porto via La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Flights from London Stansted to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Flights from London Stansted to Porto via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $390
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$120 - $170
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $250
Premier
$190 - $280
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lille Europe to Marne la Vallée-Chessy
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$105 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$105 - $120
1st Class
$130 - $210
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
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
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
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
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.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 Oriente
Ave. Duration
28 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $270
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Lille to Lisboa - Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
30 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $220
Schedules at
eurolines.nl
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Adult
$100 - $140
Car
$340 - $470

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Questions & Answers

The distance between England and Portugal is 1456 km.

The cheapest way to get from England to Portugal is to fly which costs £45 - £340 and takes 5 h 49 min.

The quickest way to get from England to Portugal is to fly which takes 5 h 8 min and costs £55 - £230.

No, there is no direct bus from England to Portugal. However, there are services departing from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and arriving at Rossio via London Victoria, Lille and Estação Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 14 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from England to Portugal, including transfers.