There are 6 ways to get from Lisbon to Valencia by plane, bus, train, night 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  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Valencia (VLC) LIS - VLC

$56 - $232

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Bus  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon to Madrid
  2. Take the bus from Madrid to Valencia Auto Res

$68 - $98

Train  •  12 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Salamanca Hot
  2. Take the train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin Ir / ...
  3. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla Ave

$129 - $200

Night bus, bus  •  17 h 49 min

  1. Take the night bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Mérida
  2. Take the bus from Mérida to Villarrobledo
  3. Take the bus from Villarrobledo to Valencia

$57 - $108

Trenhotel, train  •  12 h 34 min

  1. Take the Trenhotel from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Madrid Chamartín Station Lusitania / ...
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla Ave

$155 - $195

Drive  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Valencia 551.6 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Valencia is to night bus and bus which costs 45€ - 95€ and takes 17 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Valencia is to fly which costs 45€ - 200€ and takes 4 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Valencia. However, there are services departing from Lisbon and arriving at Valencia via Madrid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lisbon to Valencia. However, there are services departing from Lisboa Santa Apolonia and arriving at Valencia Joaquin Sorolla via Salamanca, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 49 min.

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The distance between Lisbon and Valencia is 760 km. The road distance is 882.5 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Valencia without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 30 min and costs 55€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from Lisbon to Valencia, including transfers.

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Lisbon to Valencia bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, depart from Lisbon station.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Valencia.
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  • Distance: 475 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 32 min

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

TAP Portugal, Iberia and Vueling Airlines fly from Lisbon to Valencia 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lisbon to Valencia via Madrid in around 12 h 30 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Lisbon to Valencia via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Train operators
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 Salamanca
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
cp.pt
Night train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
cp.pt
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Madrid Chamartín Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Valencia Joaquin Sorolla
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Avanza Grupo
Phone
+34 (0) 91 272 28 32
Email
informacion@avanzabus.com
Website
avanzabus.com
Bus from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
avanzabus.com
Auto Res Express
$56
Auto Res Normal
$51
Bus from Madrid to Valencia
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
avanzabus.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
Night bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Mérida
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Night bus from Lisboa Oriente to Merida
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Interbus Sureste
Phone
+34 (0) 902 64 64 28
Email
info@interbus.es
Website
bcma.interbus.es
Bus from Mérida to Villarrobledo
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bcma.interbus.es
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Mérida to Villarrobledo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
monbus.es
Bus from Villarrobledo to Valencia
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Schedules at
monbus.es

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