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

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Fly from Helsinki  •  7h 42m

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Lisbon (LIS) HEL - LIS

82€ - 220€

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Car ferry to Tallinn, fly  •  11h 19m

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
  2. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Lisbon (LIS) TLL - LIS

81€ - 326€

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Train to Turku, fly  •  11h 40m

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Turku
  2. Fly from Turku (TKU) to Lisbon (LIS) TKU - LIS

124€ - 361€

Train to Tampere, fly  •  13h 47m

  1. Take the train from Helsinki to Tampere
  2. Fly from Tampere (TMP) to Lisbon (LIS) TMP - LIS

109€ - 324€

Car ferry, train, bus  •  3 days 3h

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Travemünde
  2. Take the train from Sierksdorf to Essen Hbf Ic
  3. Take the bus from Essen to Braga
  4. Take the train from Braga to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia Ic

340€ - 482€

Bus  •  3 days 8h

  1. Take the bus from Helsinki Kamppi bus station to Saint Petersburg Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg Bus station to Warsaw Zachodni Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Warszawa to Lyon, Perrache 95
  4. Take the bus from Lyon, Perrache to Lisboa Oriente 251

218€ - 315€

Car ferry, drive  •  2 days 5h

  1. Take the car ferry from Helsinki to Travemünde
  2. Drive from Travemünde to Lisbon

472€ - 693€

Drive, car ferry, car train  •  2 days 19h

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Klaipeda
  2. Take the car ferry from Klaipeda to Karlshamn
  3. Drive from Karlshamn to Hamburg Altona
  4. Take the car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
  5. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Lisbon

Drive  •  2 days 2h

  1. Drive from Helsinki to Lisbon 4849.5 km

600€ - 900€

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The cheapest way to get from Helsinki to Lisbon is to fly which costs 80€ - 220€ and takes 7h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki to Lisbon is to fly which costs 80€ - 220€ and takes 7h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Helsinki station to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Helsinki Kamppi bus station and arriving at Lisboa Oriente via Saint Petersburg Bus station, Warszawa and Lyon, Perrache. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 8h.

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The distance between Helsinki and Lisbon is 3360 km. The road distance is 4849.5 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Lisbon without a car is to bus which takes 3 days 8h and costs 210€ - 320€.

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It takes approximately 7h 42m to get from Helsinki to Lisbon, including transfers.

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Helsinki to Lisbon bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Helsinki Kamppi bus station.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Lisbon is to fly which takes 7h 42m and costs 80€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 210€ - 320€ and takes 3 days 8h.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 50m.

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Helsinki to Lisbon bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Lisboa Oriente station.

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Map of how to get from Helsinki to Lisbon.
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  • Distance: 3360.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 42m

What companies run services between Helsinki, Finland and Lisbon, Portugal?

Finnair, TAP Portugal and 13 other airlines fly from Helsinki to Lisbon hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Helsinki to Lisbon via Saint Petersburg Bus station, Warsaw Zachodni Bus Station, Warszawa, and Lyon, Perrache in around 3 days 8h.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 650€
Flights from Tallinn to Lisbon via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 460€
Flights from Turku to Lisbon via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Flights from Turku to Lisbon via Helsinki, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 320€
Flights from Tampere to Lisbon via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Flights from Tampere to Lisbon via Helsinki, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 290€
Flights from Tampere to Lisbon via Helsinki, Brussels
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 290€
Flights from Tampere to Lisbon via Helsinki, Geneva
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Tampere to Lisbon via Helsinki, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Helsinki to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 410€
Flights from Helsinki to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 410€
Flights from Tallinn to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Tallinn to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Turku to Lisbon via Stockholm, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
190€ - 900€
Flights from Turku to Lisbon via Stockholm, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Helsinki to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Flights from Helsinki to Lisbon via Riga
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
260€ - 850€
Flights from Tallinn to Lisbon via Riga
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 280€
Flights from Tallinn to Lisbon via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 220€
Flights from Tallinn to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 220€
Flights from Turku to Lisbon via Riga
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
150€ - 410€
Flights from Tampere to Lisbon via Riga
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 380€
Flights from Tampere to Lisbon via Riga, Brussels
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 290€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Helsinki to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 650€
Flights from Helsinki to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 410€
Flights from Helsinki to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 410€
Flights from Helsinki to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
180€ - 700€
Flights from Tallinn to Lisbon via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 220€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Lisbon via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
190€ - 1100€
Flights from Tallinn to Lisbon via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 390€
Flights from Turku to Lisbon via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Turku to Lisbon via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Turku to Lisbon via Stockholm, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
190€ - 900€
Flights from Tampere to Lisbon via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
120€ - 500€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Helsinki to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Helsinki to Lisbon via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 290€
Flights from Tallinn to Lisbon via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 270€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Tallinn to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 230€
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Tallinn to Lisbon via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 420€
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Tallinn to Lisbon via Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 230€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Tallinn to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 360€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Tallinn to Lisbon via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 220€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Tallinn to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 270€
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Turku
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 30€
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Tampere
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
www.vr.fi
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

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Website
bahn.com
Train from Sierksdorf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban 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 connect to trains in Portugal's 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. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Braga to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
28€ - 40€
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Essen to Braga
Ave. Duration
34h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
95€ - 120€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Helsinki Kamppi bus station to Saint Petersburg Bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Saint Petersburg Bus station to Warsaw Zachodni Bus Station
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
3 Park
Phone
+7-812-496-19-58
Email
3park@3park.ru
Website
akp.su
Bus from Helsinki Kamppi bus station to Saint Petersburg Bus station
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€
Schedules at
akp.su
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 Warszawa to Lyon, Perrache
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Lyon, Perrache to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
Eurolines FR
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallinksilja.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 90€
Website
Tallink
Vehicle
24€ - 75€
Inside cabin
55€ - 75€
Outside cabin
65€ - 90€
Deluxe/Suite
50€ - 75€
Passenger
21€ - 25€
St Peters Line
Finnlines
Phone
+358 9 231 43100
Email
passenger@finnlines.com
Website
finnlines.com
Car ferry from Helsinki to Travemünde
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Website
Finnlines
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Klaipeda to Karlshamn
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 140€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
22€ - 28€
Reclining Seat
30€ - 33€
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
44€
2-bed inside cabin
85€ - 140€

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Lisbon is 2h behind Helsinki. It is currently 5:00 AM in Helsinki and 3:00 AM in Lisbon.

Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki to Lisbon is 4850 km. It takes approximately 2 days 2h to drive from Helsinki to Lisbon.

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TAP Portugal, Swiss, Transavia Holland and six other airlines offer flights from Helsinki Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 7123+ hotels available in Lisbon. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Helsinki to Helsinki Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs 2€ - 5€.

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