There are 15 ways to get from Leicester to Portugal by train, plane, bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or car train

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Recommended option

Train to Birmingham, fly to Porto  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Porto (OPO) BHX - OPO

$91 - $277

Cheapest option

Train to London Luton, fly to Porto  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Porto (OPO) LTN - OPO

$66 - $313

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Train to London Luton, fly to Lisbon  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Lisbon (LIS) LTN - LIS

$72 - $312

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Porto  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Porto (OPO) LGW - OPO

$88 - $349

Train to London Stansted, fly to Porto  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Stansted Airport
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Porto (OPO) STN - OPO

$99 - $506

Train to London City, fly to Lisbon  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Lisbon (LIS) LCY - LIS

$145 - $453

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Lisbon  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Lisbon (LIS) LHR - LIS

$108 - $382

Train, train to Manchester, fly to Lisbon  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Lisbon (LIS) MAN - LIS

$89 - $357

Train, bus  •  24 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Lille Flandres 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

$334 - $580

Train, bus via Entroncamento  •  25 h 58 min

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

$331 - $576

Train, bus Eurolines NL  •  36 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Lisboa Estação do Oriente

$175 - $428

Bus, bus and ferry  •  38 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Lisboa Oriente

$227 - $366

Drive, car ferry  •  34 h 5 min

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

$244 - $699

Bus  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Rennes
  3. Take the bus from Rennes to Lisboa Oriente

$152 - $229

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  22 h 11 min

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

$491 - $647

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leicester to Portugal is to train and fly which costs £55 - £240 and takes 6 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leicester to Portugal is to train and fly which costs £65 - £220 and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The distance between Leicester and Portugal is 933 miles.

It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to get from Leicester to Portugal, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leicester station to Portugal. However, there are services departing from Leicester St Margarets Bus Station and arriving at Martim Moniz via London Victoria, Lille and Estação Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 36 min.

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What companies run services between Leicester, England and Portugal?

You can take a bus from Leicester to Lisbon via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Rennes, and Lisboa Oriente in around 2 days 18 h.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
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 Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from London Stansted to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from London Luton to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
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 30 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
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
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
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Flights from Birmingham to Porto via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Flights from Birmingham to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $210
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
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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Birmingham to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 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
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Birmingham to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Birmingham to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
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
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Porto via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 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
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Birmingham to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Birmingham to Porto via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $390
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
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Birmingham to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to 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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Birmingham to Porto via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
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
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Leicester to Stansted Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leicester to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$23 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$65 - $95
Train from Leicester to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Leicester to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Leicester to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Leicester to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Thameslink
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.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
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Lille to Lisboa Estação do Oriente
Ave. Duration
30 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $220
Schedules at
eurolines.nl
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Lille to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
3 days 5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Rennes to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
alsa.com
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
$330 - $470

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