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There are 8 ways to get from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) by plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Leipzig  •  5h 20m

  1. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Lisbon (LIS) LEJ - LIS

€130 - €800

Cheapest option

Train to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, fly  •  8h 4m

  1. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
  2. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Lisbon (LIS) BER - LIS

€45 - €285

6 alternative options

Train to Dresden, fly  •  9h 9m

  1. Take the train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Dresden-Neustadt
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Lisbon (LIS) DRS - LIS

€149 - €418

Train, bus  •  31h 39m

  1. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Lisbon 793

€299 - €481

Train, bus via Lyon  •  34h 30m

  1. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Perpignan Ave / ...
  4. Take the bus from Perpignan to Lisbon

€274 - €481

Bus  •  41h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig central train station to Paris N780 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris to Lisbon 793 / ...

€130 - €171

Bus via Luxembourg  •  46h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig central train station to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto
  3. Take the bus from Porto to Lisboa Oriente

€136 - €196

Drive  •  23h 56m

  1. Drive from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) 2668.6 km

€310 - €470

Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) by train, walk, bus and subway

The journey time between Leipzig Airport (LEJ) and Lisbon Airport (LIS) is around 46h 44m and covers a distance of around 2827 km. The fastest journey normally takes 46h 6m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, DB Regio AG Südost and others, the Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) service departs from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen and arrives in Aeroporto. Typically 11 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
46h 44m
Fastest journey time:
46h 6m
Journey distance:
2827 km
Services per week:
11
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
238 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:38
Last service departs at:
20:08

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) train, walk, bus and subway schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Germany → Portugal
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International entry into Portugal from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Portugal, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area

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Conditions of entry into Portugal from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from Germany
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, India, Nepal and South Africa
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom

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Rules to follow in Portugal

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Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Portugal from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lisbon Airport (LIS) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 808 24 24 24.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Portugal.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to train and fly which costs €40 - €290 and takes 8h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to fly which costs €130 - €800 and takes 5h 20m.

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It is 2174 km from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Lisbon Airport (LIS). It is approximately 2668.6 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) without a car is to train and bus which takes 31h 39m and costs €290 - €490.

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It takes approximately 5h 20m to fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Lisbon (LIS), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to fly which takes 5h 20m and costs €130 - €800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €130 - €180 and takes 41h 58m.

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

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Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 1h behind Leipzig Airport (LEJ). It is currently 7:29 PM in Leipzig Airport (LEJ) and 6:29 PM in Lisbon Airport (LIS).

Yes, the driving distance between Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 2669 km. It takes approximately 23h 56m to drive from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Lisbon Airport (LIS).

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Austrian Airlines, Ryanair, TAP Portugal and Lufthansa offer flights from Leipzig Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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  • Distance: 2173.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 20m

What companies run services between Leipzig Airport (LEJ), Germany and Lisbon Airport (LIS), Portugal?

Lufthansa, TAP Portugal and two other airlines fly from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leipzig Airport (LEJ) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) via Leipzig Hbf, Leipzig central train station, Paris, Lisbon, and Oriente in around 41h 58m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Leipzig to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€240 - €1100
Flights from Leipzig to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€240 - €1100
Flights from Leipzig to Lisbon via Frankfurt, Porto
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€240 - €1100
Flights from Leipzig to Lisbon via Munich, Porto
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€240 - €1100
Flights from Leipzig to Lisbon via Frankfurt, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €1200
Flights from Dresden to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Dresden to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Dresden to Lisbon via Frankfurt, Porto
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €300
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €340
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€240 - €1100
Flights from Leipzig to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€240 - €1100
Flights from Leipzig to Lisbon via Munich, Porto
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€240 - €1100
Flights from Dresden to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Dresden to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Leipzig to Lisbon via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€30 - €160
Flights from Dresden to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€22 - €120
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €140
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lisbon via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€110 - €380
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lisbon via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€110 - €380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dresden to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€70 - €220
Train operators
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leipzig/Halle Flughafen to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€45 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Halle to S Südkreuz Bhf
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Berlin Suedkreuz
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €55
1st Class
€45 - €55
Train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€140 - €200
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€140 - €170
1st Class
€160 - €200
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€100 - €130
1st Class
€120 - €150
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€75 - €100
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€75 - €90
1st Class
€85 - €100
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€270 - €480
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Renfe SNCF
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 Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Perpignan to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€60 - €80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Leipzig central train station to Paris
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€80 - €100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Leipzig central train station to Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Luxembourg to Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto
Ave. Duration
30h 13m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
iberocoach.com
RenEX
Phone
+351 707 223 344
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €23
Website
RenEX
Rede Expressos

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 21 75 24 524
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Rodonorte
Phone
+ 351 259 340 710
Email
geral@rodonorte.pt
Website
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Porto Campo 24 Agosto to Lisbon Oriente
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €18
Schedules at
Citi Express

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