There are 8 ways to get from Lisbon to Avignon by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Marseille, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Marseille (MRS) LIS - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV

$60 - $270

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Fly to Lyon, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Lyon (LYS) LIS - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Avignon Centre

$102 - $307

Fly to Montpellier, train  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Montpellier (MPL) LIS - MPL
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre

$156 - $515

Fly to Nice, train  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Nice (NCE) LIS - NCE
  2. Take the train from Cannes to Avignon TGV

$118 - $369

Fly to Geneva, train  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Geneva (GVA) LIS - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève to Avignon TGV

$137 - $445

Train  •  19 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Salamanca Hot
  2. Take the train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin Ir / ...
  3. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants Station to Nîmes Tgv
  5. Take the train from Nîmes to Avignon Centre

$207 - $315

Bus  •  24 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon - 7 Rios to Avignon Ouibus

$60 - $85

Drive  •  15 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Avignon 993.3 miles

$220 - $330

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lisbon - 7 Rios and arriving at Avignon. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 24 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lisbon to Avignon. However, there are services departing from Lisboa Santa Apolonia and arriving at Avignon Centre via Salamanca, Madrid Chamartín, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Barcelona Sants Station and Nîmes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 30 min.

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The distance between Lisbon and Avignon is 1299 km. The road distance is 1589.3 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Avignon without a car is to train which takes 19 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to get from Lisbon to Avignon, including transfers.

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Lisbon to Avignon bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Lisbon - 7 Rios station.

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Lisbon to Avignon train services, operated by Portuguese Railways (CP), depart from Lisboa Santa Apolonia station.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Avignon is to train which takes 19 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 24 h 25 min.

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Lisbon to Avignon bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Avignon station.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Avignon.
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  • Distance: 811.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 46 min

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Avignon, France?

You can take a train from Lisbon to Avignon via Salamanca, Madrid-Chamartin, Madrid Chamartín, Madrid Atocha, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Sants Station, and Nîmes in around 19 h 30 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Lisbon to Avignon once a week. Tickets cost $60 - $85 and the journey takes 24 h 25 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Lisbon to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Lisbon to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Lyon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Lisbon to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from Lisbon to Montpellier via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $380
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Lyon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Lisbon to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Marseille via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Lisbon to Lyon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Lisbon to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Lisbon to Marseille via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $3,100
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Lisbon to Marseille via Algiers
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lisbon to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lisbon to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Lisbon to Montpellier via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$35 - $38
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Cannes to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $110
Train from Genève to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $150
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
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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Nîmes to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $27
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 Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Salamanca
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
cp.pt
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
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 Lisbon - 7 Rios to Avignon
Ave. Duration
24 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
Ouibus

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Avignon is 1 h ahead of Lisbon. It is currently 2:34 PM in Lisbon and 3:34 PM in Avignon.

Lisbon to Avignon train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Avignon Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Avignon is 1589 km. It takes approximately 15 h 2 min to drive from Lisbon to Avignon.

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Ryanair, TAP Portugal, Royal Air Maroc and two other airlines offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Marseille Airport.

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Book your Lisbon to Avignon bus tickets online with Distribusion.

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There are 1684+ hotels available in Avignon. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to bus which takes 4 min and costs .

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