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There are 7 ways to get from Lisbon to Brussels by plane, bus, train 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 to Brussels  •  5h 12m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Brussels (BRU) LIS - BRU

55€ - 305€

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Fly to Charleroi  •  6h 9m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Charleroi (CRL) LIS - CRL

37€ - 202€

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Bus, train  •  21h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Bayonne
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi

233€ - 373€

Train, bus  •  23h 27m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Entrecampos to Faro Ic
  2. Take the bus from Faro to Seville Santa Justa Railway St.
  3. Take the train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  4. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  5. Take the train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi

305€ - 526€

Bus  •  29h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Bruxelles, Midi 400 / ...

157€ - 215€

Bus via Portalegre  •  31h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Portalegre
  2. Take the bus from Portalegre to Paris, Gallieni 330
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Bruxelles, Nord 400 / ...

99€ - 135€

Drive  •  19h 7m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Brussels 2042.2 km

250€ - 370€

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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Brussels is to fly which costs 35€ - 210€ and takes 6h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Brussels is to fly which costs 55€ - 310€ and takes 5h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Lisbon Sete Rios and arriving at Bruxelles, Midi via Paris, Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 45m.

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The distance between Lisbon and Brussels is 1713 km. The road distance is 2042.2 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Brussels without a car is to bus and train which takes 21h 54m and costs 230€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 5h 12m to get from Lisbon to Brussels, including transfers.

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Lisbon to Brussels bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Lisbon Sete Rios station.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Brussels is to fly which takes 5h 12m and costs 55€ - 310€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 150€ - 220€ and takes 29h 45m.

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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Lisbon to Brussels bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Bruxelles, Midi station.

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  • Distance: 1712.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 12m

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Brussels, Belgium?

TAP Portugal, Brussels Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Lisbon to Brussels hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lisbon to Brussels via Paris Gallieni and Paris, Gallieni in around 29h 45m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 420€
Flights from Lisbon to Brussels via Porto
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
55€ - 410€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lisbon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 420€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 290€
Flights from Lisbon to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 310€
Flights from Lisbon to Charleroi via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
28€ - 310€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 420€
Flights from Lisbon to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 420€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 500€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 370€
Train operators
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 Bayonne to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Website
Thalys
Standard
75€ - 110€
Comfort
90€ - 120€
Premium
110€ - 160€
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
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
21€ - 30€
Renfe AVE
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Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla-Santa Justa to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110€ - 190€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
110€ - 140€
Promo+
115€ - 125€
Flexible
150€ - 190€
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
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 Lisbon, Lisbon to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Faro to Seville Santa Justa Railway St.
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 24€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Portalegre
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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 Lisbon Sete Rios to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
25h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Website
alsa.com
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 Paris, Gallieni to Bruxelles, Midi
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Portalegre to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Bruxelles, Nord
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Eurolines FR

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Brussels is 1h ahead of Lisbon. It is currently 4:22 PM in Lisbon and 5:22 PM in Brussels.

Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Brussels is 2042 km. It takes approximately 19h 7m to drive from Lisbon to Brussels.

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Brussels Airlines, Ryanair, Air Europa and three other airlines offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 1214+ hotels available in Brussels. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to shuttle which takes 16 min and costs 4€ - 7€.

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