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

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 from Florence  •  5h 38m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Lisbon (LIS) FLR - LIS

76€ - 386€

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Train to Bologna, fly  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Lisbon (LIS) BLQ - LIS

61€ - 495€

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Bus to Pisa, fly  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Piazza Stazione to Pisa Airport
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Lisbon (LIS) PSA - LIS

Train to Rome, fly  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the train from Firenze Campo Marte to Fiumicino Aeroporto
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Lisbon (LIS) FCO - LIS

72€ - 420€

Train, bus via Chambéry  •  31h 5m

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Torino Porta Susa
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery Challes Les Eaux Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Chambery to Lisboa Oriente 251

137€ - 235€

Bus  •  31h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Florence to Nice - Airport Bologna > Florence > La Spezia > Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia > Nice - Airport > Cannes > Marseille - St-Charles Bus station > Montpellier
  2. Take the bus from Nice Aéroport to Lisboa Oriente 251

94€ - 132€

Train, night train  •  34h 8m

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Torino Porta Susa
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Toulouse Matabiau Tgv
  4. Take the train from Toulouse Matabiau to Hendaye
  5. Take the night train from Hendaye to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia 313

267€ - 430€

Train, bus  •  39h 44m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale Re
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe Fb / ...
  3. Take the bus from Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia to Lisbon - Oriente

178€ - 303€

Drive  •  21h 18m

  1. Drive from Florence to Lisbon 2253.7 km

310€ - 450€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Lisbon is to bus which costs 90€ - 140€ and takes 31h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Lisbon is to fly which costs 75€ - 390€ and takes 5h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and arriving at Lisboa - Santa Apolonia via Torino Porta Susa, Lyon Part Dieu, Toulouse Matabiau and Hendaye. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34h 8m.

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The distance between Florence and Lisbon is 1789 km. The road distance is 2253.7 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Lisbon without a car is to train and bus via Chambéry which takes 31h 5m and costs 130€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 5h 38m to get from Florence to Lisbon, including transfers.

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Florence to Lisbon train services, operated by ItaloTreno, depart from Firenze Santa Maria Novella station.

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The best way to get from Florence to Lisbon is to fly which takes 5h 38m and costs 75€ - 390€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 90€ - 140€ and takes 31h 41m.

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The quickest flight from Florence Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 55m.

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Lisbon is 1h behind Florence. It is currently 9:53 AM in Florence and 8:53 AM in Lisbon.

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  • Distance: 1788.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 38m

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Lisbon, Portugal?

TAP Portugal, Iberia and nine other airlines fly from Florence to Lisbon hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Florence to Lisbon via Villa Costanza, Florence, Nice - Airport, Aéroport Terminal 1, Aéroport Terminal 2, and Nice Aéroport in around 31h 41m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Florence to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 320€
Flights from Pisa to Lisbon via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 470€
Flights from Bologna to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 950€
Flights from Rome to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 700€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 320€
Flights from Pisa to Lisbon via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 470€
Flights from Bologna to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 950€
Flights from Rome to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 700€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 380€
Flights from Bologna to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 360€
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 750€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 650€
Flights from Pisa to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 650€
Flights from Bologna to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 170€
Flights from Bologna to Lisbon via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 170€
Flights from Bologna to Lisbon via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 170€
Flights from Bologna to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 170€
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 410€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Florence to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 950€
Flights from Bologna to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 550€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 650€
Flights from Bologna to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 650€
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 650€
Flights from Florence to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 650€
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
270€ - 700€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 1500€
Flights from Pisa to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
75€ - 290€
Flights from Bologna to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 1000€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 700€
Flights from Bologna to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 380€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Pisa to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
310€ - 1300€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Pisa to Lisbon via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
420€ - 450€
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Pisa to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
75€ - 290€
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Malta
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 500€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Rome to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 440€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
11€ - 15€
Base Standard
25€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
Train from Firenze Campo Marte to Fiumicino Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
23€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
23€ - 35€
Base Standard
40€ - 60€
Base Premium
50€ - 75€
Train from Pisa Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 60€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
40€ - 60€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
14€ - 20€
Smart Low Cost
12€ - 17€
Smart Flex
26€ - 40€
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 75€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
28€ - 40€
Smart Low Cost
26€ - 40€
Smart Flex
55€ - 75€
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
10€ - 12€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
Train from Pisa Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
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 Torino Porta Susa to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 65€
1st Class
55€ - 70€
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
85€ - 110€
1st Class
95€ - 120€
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 Toulouse Matabiau to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 85€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
40€ - 60€
Rail 1st Class
55€ - 85€
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
Bus operators
People Mover
Website
pisa-airport.com
Bus from Piazza Stazione to Pisa Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
pisa-airport.com
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 Chambery to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
70€ - 110€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Nice Aéroport to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
23h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Eurolines FR
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Florence to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
Blablabus
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 Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia to Lisbon - Oriente
Ave. Duration
34h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
160€ - 230€
Website
alsa.com

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Florence to Lisbon train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Lisboa - Santa Apolonia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Lisbon is 2254 km. It takes approximately 21h 18m to drive from Florence to Lisbon.

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TAP Portugal, Iberia, Vueling Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Florence Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 7603+ hotels available in Lisbon. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Florence to Florence Airport is to tram which takes 18 min and costs 2€.

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