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There are 7 ways to get from Lisbon to Bristol Airport (BRS) by plane, train, car, car ferry, night train, bus or night bus

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Fly Lisbon to Bristol  •  4h 44m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Bristol (BRS) LIS - BRS

£38 - £173

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Train to Faro, fly to Bristol  •  8h 27m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Entrecampos to Faro
  2. Fly from Faro (FAO) to Bristol (BRS) FAO - BRS

£40 - £137

Fly Lisbon to London Heathrow, train  •  7h 24m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to London Heathrow (LHR) LIS - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads

£94 - £220

Drive, car ferry  •  29h 53m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Santander
  2. Take the car ferry from Santander to Plymouth
  3. Drive from Plymouth to Bristol Airport (BRS)

£164 - £425

Night train, bus  •  39h 15m

  1. Take the night train from Santa Apolónia to Irun
  2. Take the bus from Irun to Londres Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bristol Bus & Coach Station

£159 - £226

Bus  •  39h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon to Bilbao
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Londres Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bristol Bus & Coach Station

£141 - £194

Night train, night bus, bus  •  37h 25m

  1. Take the night train from Santa Apolónia to Irun
  2. Take the night bus from Irun to Londres Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Bristol Bus & Coach Station

£167 - £229

Portugal → United Kingdom
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International entry into United Kingdom from Portugal

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal
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Allowed for: All visitors with the below exceptions

Restricted for: Foreign nationals that have visited Afghanistan, Angola, Argentina, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ecuador, Egypt, Eswatini, Ethiopia, French Guiana, Guyana, India, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Maldives, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Tanzania, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Venezuela, Zambia and Zimbabwe in the past 10 days

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Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from Portugal

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Portugal
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Australia, Brunei, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Jersey, New Zealand, Saint Helena, Singapore and South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Brunei, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Iceland, Israel, New Zealand, Saint Helena, Singapore and South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in United Kingdom

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Considerations leaving from Portugal

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering United Kingdom from Portugal.

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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
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bristol Airport (BRS) is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Bristol Airport (BRS) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Bristol Airport (BRS) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Portugal from United Kingdom.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 22 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: UK Government.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Bristol Airport (BRS) is to fly which costs €40 - €210 and takes 4h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Bristol Airport (BRS) is to fly which costs €40 - €210 and takes 4h 44m.

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It is approximately 934 miles to get from Lisbon to Bristol Airport (BRS).

The best way to get from Lisbon to Bristol Airport (BRS) without a car is to night train and bus which takes 39h 15m and costs €180 - €270.

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It takes approximately 4h 44m to get from Lisbon to Bristol Airport (BRS), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Bristol Airport (BRS) is to fly which takes 4h 44m and costs €40 - €210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €160 - €230 and takes 39h 19m.

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Bristol Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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easyJet and KLM offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Bristol Airport.

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There are 416+ hotels available in Bristol Airport (BRS). Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to bus which takes 14 min and costs €4.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Bristol Airport (BRS).
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  • Distance: 934.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 44m

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Bristol Airport (BRS), England?

easyJet and KLM fly from Lisbon to Bristol Airport (BRS) twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lisbon to Bristol Airport (BRS) via Lisboa - Oriente, Lisbon, Bilbao, Londres Victoria Coach Station, London Victoria Coach Station, and Bristol, Bus Station in around 39h 19m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £230
Flights from Faro to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £230
Flights from Faro to Bristol via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£65 - £240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lisbon to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £230
Flights from Lisbon to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £240
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lisbon to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £290
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £260
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Faro to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£21 - £110
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Faro to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £340
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to London Heathrow via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£75 - £210
Train operators
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 Lisboa - Entrecampos to Faro
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
£18 - £26
Night train from Santa Apolónia to Irun
Ave. Duration
12h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£65 - £95
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
£65 - £95
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
Bus operators
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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 Irun to Londres Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£80 - £120
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Bilbao to Londres Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£90 - £130
Website
alsa.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 London Victoria Coach Station to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
National Express
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 Lisbon to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£35 - £45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Santander to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£65 - £280
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
£65 - £85
Car
£190 - £280

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