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There are 5 ways to get from Lisbon to Sydney by plane, train, towncar or bus

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Fly Lisbon to Sydney  •  25h 20m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Sydney (SYD) LIS - SYD

$970 - $1,327

4 alternative options

Fly Lisbon to Newcastle, train  •  36h 17m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Newcastle (NTL) LIS - NTL
  2. Take the train from Hamilton Station to Central Station

$1,014 - $2,826

Train to Faro, fly to Sydney  •  33h 13m

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

$1,053 - $2,467

Train, towncar to Porto, fly to Sydney  •  33h 32m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Aveiro
  2. Take a town car from Aveiro to Porto Airport
  3. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Sydney (SYD) OPO - SYD

$1,118 - $4,520

Fly Lisbon to Canberra, bus, train  •  37h 43m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Canberra (CBR) LIS - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Canberra Airport to Goulburn Station, Coach Stop
  3. Take the train from Goulburn Station to Central Station

$1,130 - $3,170

Portugal → Australia
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International entry into Australia from Portugal

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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Australia, as well as residents from New Zealand

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Conditions of entry into Australia from Portugal

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Portugal
  • State and territory governments, with support from the Australian Government, manage quarantine arrangements
  • Australia Travel Declaration required prior to arrival
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  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: New Zealand unless other countries have been visited within the past 14 days prior to arrival
  • State and territory governments, with support from the Australian Government, manage quarantine arrangements
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No, entry into Australia from Portugal is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sydney is 1800 020 080.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sydney is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Sydney is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800 020 080.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Portugal from Australia.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Sydney is to fly which costs 600€ - 900€ and takes 25h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Sydney is to fly which costs 600€ - 900€ and takes 25h 20m.

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The distance between Lisbon and Sydney is 18176 km.

It takes approximately 25h 20m to get from Lisbon to Sydney, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Lisbon Airport to Sydney Airport. The quickest flight takes 22h 50m and has one stopover.

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Sydney is 9h ahead of Lisbon. It is currently 3:32 PM in Lisbon and 12:32 AM in Sydney.

Cathay Pacific, Lufthansa, Emirates and two other airlines offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 1900+ hotels available in Sydney. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to subway which takes 17 min and costs 1€ - 6€.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 18176.3 km
  • Duration: 25h 20m

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Sydney, NSW, Australia?

Emirates, Finnair and three other airlines fly from Lisbon to Sydney 5 times a week.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Lisbon to Newcastle via Dubai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
32h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Lisbon to Newcastle via Istanbul, Ngurah Rai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
30h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,800
Flights from Lisbon to Newcastle via Istanbul, Hong Kong, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
35h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,800
Flights from Faro to Sydney via Munich, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
31h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Istanbul, Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Istanbul, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
28h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Istanbul, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
29h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $4,500
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Istanbul, Phuket
Ave. Duration
32h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Istanbul, Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
32h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Istanbul, Hong Kong, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
31h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,300
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Istanbul, Hong Kong, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
32h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,300
Flights from Lisbon to Canberra via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
31h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Flights from Lisbon to Canberra via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
32h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,100
Flights from Lisbon to Canberra via Dubai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
32h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,100
Flights from Lisbon to Canberra via Istanbul, Soekarno–Hatta, Sydney
Ave. Duration
29h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,100
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Lisbon to Sydney via Dubai
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,374
Flights from Lisbon to Newcastle via Dubai, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
33h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Lisbon to Newcastle via Dubai, Singapore Changi, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
32h 35m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Istanbul, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
29h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $4,500
Flights from Lisbon to Canberra via Dubai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
31h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,100
Flights from Lisbon to Canberra via Dubai, Suvarnabhumi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
33h 45m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $4,500
Flights from Lisbon to Canberra via Dubai, Singapore Changi, Sydney
Ave. Duration
33h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,600 - $4,400
Flights from Lisbon to Canberra via Dubai, Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
34h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,100
Flights from Lisbon to Canberra via Dubai, Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
34h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,100
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Sydney via Helsinki, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,576
Flights from Faro to Sydney via Zurich, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,400
Flights from Faro to Sydney via Munich, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
31h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Flights from Faro to Sydney via Munich, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
31h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Istanbul, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
28h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Helsinki, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
34h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,300
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Istanbul, Suvarnabhumi
Ave. Duration
29h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $4,500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Sydney via Munich, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,133
Flights from Faro to Sydney via Munich, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
31h 55m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Flights from Faro to Sydney via Munich, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
38h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,900
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Lisbon to Newcastle via Dubai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
32h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Istanbul, Phuket
Ave. Duration
32h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Newcastle via Istanbul, Ngurah Rai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
33h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,800
Flights from Lisbon to Newcastle via Dubai, Ngurah Rai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
35h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Faro to Sydney via Zurich, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,400
Flights from Faro to Sydney via Munich, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
31h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Istanbul, Soekarno–Hatta
Ave. Duration
37h 10m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Istanbul, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
38h 20m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Faro to Sydney via Zurich, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,400
All Nippon Airways
Website
ana.co.jp
Flights from Faro to Sydney via Munich, Tokyo Haneda
Ave. Duration
33h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,600
Philippine Airlines
Website
philippineairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Istanbul, Manila
Ave. Duration
31h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Porto to Sydney via Vienna, Incheon
Ave. Duration
35h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $2,600
Train operators
Transport NSW

Transport for NSW manages public transport for Australia’s New South Wales region, including metro, train, bus, ferry, light rail and coach. Hubs include Sydney, Byron Bay, Newcastle and Wollongong. Use an Opal card for cheapest fares in greater Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra. Tickets for regional train and bus services need to be booked before travel (Opal cards are not accepted).

Contact Details
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Hamilton Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
Transport NSW
Opal card
$9 - $12
Opal single trip ticket
$11 - $15
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
$30 - $45
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
$30 - $45
Train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Aveiro
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
$30 - $45
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Goulburn Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
XPT
Phone
132 232
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Goulburn to Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $150
Website
XPT
Economy
$28 - $40
First
$40 - $55
Sleeper
$130 - $150
Intercity Train
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Goulburn Station to Central Station
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus operators
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Canberra Airport to Goulburn Station, Coach Stop
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Aveiro to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $160
More information at
VMTransfers

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