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There are 6 ways to get from Lisbon to Rota by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Oriente Station to Jerez De La Frontera A3637

24€ - 75€

5 alternative options

Bus via Seville  •  10h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Seville
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Rota M-905

53€ - 70€

Drive  •  5h 43m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Rota 582.5 km

70€ - 110€

Fly to Sevilla, bus  •  5h 31m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Sevilla (SVQ) LIS - SVQ
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Rota

56€ - 155€

Fly to Faro, bus  •  8h 8m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Faro (FAO) LIS - FAO
  2. Take the bus from Faro Airport to Jerez De La Frontera

65€ - 229€

Fly to Jerez  •  8h 34m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Jerez (XRY) LIS - XRY

70€ - 200€

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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Rota is to bus via Seville which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 10h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Rota is to fly and bus which costs 55€ - 160€ and takes 5h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Rota. However, there are services departing from Lisbon Sete Rios and arriving at Rota via Torneo - San Laureano and Seville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 19m.

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The distance between Lisbon and Rota is 337 km. The road distance is 582.5 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Rota without a car is to bus which takes 9h 14m and costs 23€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 9h 14m to get from Lisbon to Rota, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Rota is to bus which takes 9h 14m and costs 23€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 70€ - 200€ and takes 8h 34m.

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Sevilla Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Lisbon to Rota bus services, operated by Transportes Comes, arrive at Rota station.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Rota.
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  • Distance: 337 km
  • Duration: 9h 14m

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Rota, Spain?

Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisbon Oriente Station to Jerez De La Frontera once daily. Tickets cost 21€ - 70€ and the journey takes 6h 22m. Alternatively, Iberia, Vueling Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Lisbon to Rota hourly.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Jerez via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
Flights from Lisbon to Jerez via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 400€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 180€
Flights from Lisbon to Faro
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 270€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
40€ - 140€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lisbon to Jerez via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 400€
Bus operators
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 Lisbon Oriente Station to Jerez De La Frontera
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
21€ - 70€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Faro Airport to Jerez De La Frontera
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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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 Seville
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
alsa.com

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

Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Rota is 582 km. It takes approximately 5h 43m to drive from Lisbon to Rota.

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

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There are 741+ hotels available in Rota. 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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