There are 9 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Lisbon by plane, bus, train, car, 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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Fly from Manchester  •  5 h 43 min

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

$55 - $288

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Bus to Liverpool, fly  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Lisbon (LIS) LPL - LIS

$83 - $274

Train, bus via Madrid  •  25 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Avignon TGV
  3. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  4. Take the bus from Madrid to Lisbon

$434 - $1,015

Train, bus  •  35 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Avignon TGV
  3. Take the bus from Avignon - En frente a la gare routiere to Fundão - Em frente Ó Auto-Transportes
  4. Take the train from Fundao to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$382 - $957

Bus Ouibus  •  38 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Lisboa - 7 Rios

$111 - $162

Bus via Estação Oriente  •  41 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Lisbon, Lisbon 793

$151 - $257

Train, bus ALSA  •  3 days 12 h

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Lisbon Sete Rios

$286 - $526

Drive, car ferry  •  33 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Lisbon

$255 - $637

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  23 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Lisbon

$511 - $677

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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Lisbon is to fly which costs £40 - £220 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Lisbon is to fly which costs £40 - £220 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Horton Rd and arriving at Lisboa - 7 Rios via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, London and Paris City Centre - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 51 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Lisbon is 1075 miles.

The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Lisbon without a car is to train and bus which takes 25 h 50 min and costs £320 - £800.

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Greater Manchester to Lisbon, including transfers.

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Greater Manchester to Lisbon bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Lisbon is to fly which takes 5 h 43 min and costs £40 - £220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £80 - £130 and takes 38 h 51 min.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Lisbon.
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  • Distance: 1075.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 43 min

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Lisbon, Portugal?

TAP Portugal, Ryanair and 11 other airlines fly from Greater Manchester to Lisbon hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Lisbon via Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Premier Inn), Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, London Victoria Coach Station, London, Paris, Paris, and Paris City Centre - Bercy in around 38 h 51 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 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
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
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
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$160 - $600
Premier
$410 - $700
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
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 Fundao to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Avanza Grupo
Phone
+34 (0) 91 272 28 32
Email
informacion@avanzabus.com
Website
avanzabus.com
Bus from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
avanzabus.com
Auto Res Express
$56
Auto Res Normal
$51
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Avignon - En frente a la gare routiere to Fundão - Em frente Ó Auto-Transportes
Ave. Duration
20 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
iberocoach.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 Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Lisbon, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
24 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy to Lisboa - 7 Rios
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
Ouibus
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
$130 - $200
Website
alsa.com
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 - $370
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$85 - $110
Car
$260 - $370

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