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There are 10 ways to get from Lisbon to Pau by plane, train, bus, night 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.

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Fly to Toulouse, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Toulouse (TLS) LIS - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Pau

$70 - $275

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Bus  •  19 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Pau K784

$67 - $122

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Fly to Pau  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Pau (PUF) LIS - PUF

$98 - $453

Fly to Bordeaux, train  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Bordeaux (BOD) LIS - BOD
  2. Take the train from Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean to Gare de Pau

$103 - $333

Fly to San Sebastian, train  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to San Sebastian (EAS) LIS - EAS
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Pau

$123 - $424

Fly to Bilbao, bus, train  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Bilbao (BIO) LIS - BIO
  2. Take the bus from Bilbao to Bayona
  3. Take the train from Bayonne to Pau

$95 - $320

Fly to Pamplona, bus, train  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Pamplona (PNA) LIS - PNA
  2. Take the bus from Pamplona to Irun
  3. Take the train from Bayonne to Pau

$148 - $453

Train, bus  •  17 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Pombal Ic
  2. Take the bus from Pombal - Central de Camionagem to Pau - Devant la brasserie "Hoe Gaarden"

$103 - $135

Night train, train  •  16 h 23 min

  1. Take the night train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Hendaye Hot
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Pau Ic / ...

$132 - $199

Drive  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Pau 674.7 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Pau is to bus which costs 55€ - 110€ and takes 19 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Pau is to fly and train which costs 60€ - 240€ and takes 7 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Pau. However, there are services departing from Martim Moniz and arriving at Pau via Lisbon, Lisbon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lisbon to Pau. However, there are services departing from Lisboa Santa Apolonia and arriving at Pau via Hendaye and Bayonne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 23 min.

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The distance between Lisbon and Pau is 894 km. The road distance is 1079.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Pau without a car is to train and bus which takes 17 h 6 min and costs 85€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 48 min to get from Lisbon to Pau, including transfers.

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Lisbon to Pau bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lisbon, Lisbon station.

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Lisbon to Pau 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 Pau is to fly which takes 8 h 53 min and costs 85€ - 400€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 110€ and takes 19 h 32 min.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Pau.
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  • Distance: 558.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 48 min

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

Air France, TAP Portugal and six other airlines fly from Lisbon to Pau hourly. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lisbon to Pau 3 times a week. Tickets cost $70 - $120 and the journey takes 18 h. ALSA also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Bordeaux via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to San Sebastian via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Lisbon to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Lisbon to Pamplona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Lisbon to Pamplona via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Pau via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Lisbon to Pau via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Lisbon to Pau via Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lisbon to Pau via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Lisbon to Pau via Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lisbon to San Sebastian via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Bilbao
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Bilbao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Train operators
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
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Pau
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean to Gare de Pau
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Bayonne to Pau
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Sncf Ter
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Toulouse-Matabiau to Gare de Pau
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Bordeaux-St-Jean to Gare de Pau
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Bayonne to Gare de Pau
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Pau
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
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 Pombal
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $25
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$16 - $25
Night train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
13 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
cp.pt
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Bilbao to Bayona
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Lisboa Oriente to Pau
Ave. Duration
4 days 18 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
alsa.com
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Pamplona to Irun
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
monbus.es
La Baztanesa
Phone
948 58 01 29
Email
autobuses@labaztanesa.com
Website
labaztanesa.com
Bus from Pamplona to Irún
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
labaztanesa.com
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Pombal - Central de Camionagem to Pau - Devant la brasserie "Hoe Gaarden"
Ave. Duration
14 h 28 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Website
iberocoach.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Pau
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Toulouse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Lisbon to Pau bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Pau station.

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Pau is 1 h ahead of Lisbon. It is currently 9:12 PM in Lisbon and 10:12 PM in Pau.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Pau is 1080 km. It takes approximately 10 h 15 min to drive from Lisbon to Pau.

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Ryanair and TAP Portugal offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Toulouse Airport.

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There are 191+ hotels available in Pau. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs 3€.

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