There are 9 ways to get from Fort William to Lisbon by bus, plane, train, car, bus and ferry, night bus, car ferry 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.

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Bus to Glasgow, fly  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Lisbon (LIS) GLA - LIS

$85 - $383

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Bus to Inverness, fly  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Lisbon (LIS) INV - LIS

$118 - $529

Bus, train to Edinburgh, fly  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel
  2. Take the train from Pitlochry to Edinburgh Gateway
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Lisbon (LIS) EDI - LIS

$116 - $349

Train, bus  •  44 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Edinburgh
  2. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  4. Take the bus from Lille to Lisboa - Sete Rios

$242 - $493

Bus  •  46 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 914 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station M11
  3. Take the bus from London to Paris Centre - Bercy
  4. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Lisbon - 7 Rios

$129 - $225

Train, drive, bus and ferry, bus  •  47 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Fort William to Dumbarton Central
  2. Drive from Balloch to Folkestone/Dover
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Folkestone/Dover to Lille
  4. Take the bus from Lille to Guarda
  5. Take the train from Covilha to Lisboa Santa Apolonia Ic

$317 - $500

Bus, night bus, train  •  3 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station 914 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Santiago De Compostela
  4. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostela to Porto, Porto 783
  5. Take the train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$211 - $352

Drive, car ferry  •  38 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Lisbon

$317 - $724

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  28 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Fort William to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Lisbon

$573 - $767

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fort William station to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Fort William, Bus Station and arriving at Lisbon - 7 Rios via Glasgow, London and Paris Centre - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 h 15 min.

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The distance between Fort William and Lisbon is 1271 miles.

The best way to get from Fort William to Lisbon without a car is to train and bus which takes 44 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 16 min to get from Fort William to Lisbon, including transfers.

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Fort William to Lisbon bus services, operated by Scottish Citylink, arrive at Fort William, Bus Station.

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There is no direct flight from Glasgow Airport to Lisbon Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Fort William to Lisbon bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Lisbon - 7 Rios station.

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Flybe, TAP Portugal, Lufthansa and five other airlines offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 6303+ hotels available in Lisbon. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort William to Lisbon.
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  • Distance: 1271.3 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 16 min

What companies run services between Fort William, Scotland and Lisbon, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Fort William to Lisbon via Buchanan Bus Station, Glasgow, London Victoria Coach Station, London, and Paris Centre - Bercy in around 46 h 15 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via London Luton
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Monday and 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 Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Inverness to Lisbon via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Inverness to Lisbon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Inverness to Lisbon via London Gatwick, Nantes
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
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 London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Inverness to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Inverness to Lisbon via Manchester, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Inverness to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,100 - $6,000
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 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
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Pitlochry to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $29
Train from Fort William to Dumbarton Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Train from Fort William to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$192
Sleeper Seat
$28 - $45
Train from Fort William to Dumbarton Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$191
Sleeper Seat
$23 - $35
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 Covilha to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Belford Hospital (Fort William Hospital) to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport)
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Shiel Buses
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Inverness, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21
Website
shielbuses.co.uk
Fishers Tours of Dundee
Phone
01382 227290
Email
enquiries@fisherstours.co.uk
Website
fisherstours.co.uk
Bus from Fort William, Bus Station to Pitlochry, Fishers Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
fisherstours.co.uk
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
Bus from Lille to Guarda
Ave. Duration
24 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
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
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 from Glasgow to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 London to Paris Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Lisbon - 7 Rios
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Folkestone/Dover to Lille
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Porto, Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
$80 - $360
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$80 - $110
Car
$250 - $360

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