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There are 10 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) by plane, train, bus, night train, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or car train

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Fly from London Stansted

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Lisbon (LIS)

Train to London Heathrow, fly

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Lisbon (LIS)

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Lisbon (LIS)

Train, train to London Luton, fly

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Lisbon (LIS)

Train, train to Birmingham, fly

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Lisbon (LIS)

Train, bus, night train

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Irun
  3. Take the night train from Irun to Lisboa - Oriente

Bus, bus and ferry

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Paris
  4. Take the bus from Paris to Lisbon

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
  3. Take the bus from Paris to Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto
  4. Take the bus from Porto to Lisboa Oriente

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Lisbon Airport (LIS)

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Lisbon Airport (LIS)

London Stansted (STN) to Lisbon (LIS) flights

The flight time between London Stansted (STN) and Lisbon (LIS) is around 3h 27m and covers a distance of around 1630 km. This includes an average layover time of around 24 min. The fastest flight normally takes 2h 40m. Services are operated by Ryanair and easyJet. Typically 24 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
3h 3m
Layover time:
24 min
Total time:
3h 27m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
2h 40m
Flight distance:
1630 km
Flights per week:
24
Cheapest price:
€18
Carbon emissions:
330 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:05
Last flight departs at:
17:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Stansted (STN) to Lisbon (LIS) flight schedules

United Kingdom → Portugal
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International entry into Portugal from United Kingdom

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Portugal, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Portugal with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Portugal from United Kingdom

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from India, Nepal and South Africa
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom and United States

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Rules to follow in Portugal

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Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from United Kingdom

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Portugal from United Kingdom.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lisbon Airport (LIS) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 808 24 24 24.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Kingdom from Portugal.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to fly which costs £13 - £80 and takes 2h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to fly which costs £13 - £80 and takes 2h 40m.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 1630 km.

The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) without a car is to train and bus and night train which takes 35h 50m and costs £160 - £250.

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It takes approximately 2h 40m to fly from London Stansted (STN) to Lisbon (LIS), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to fly which takes 2h 40m and costs £13 - £80. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £120 - £170 and takes 39h 14m.

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

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easyJet and Ryanair offer flights from London Stansted Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 1177+ hotels available in Lisbon Airport (LIS). Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lisbon Airport (LIS).
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  • Distance: 1629.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 40m

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Lisbon Airport (LIS), Portugal?

Ryanair and easyJet fly from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) via London Victoria Coach Station, London Victoria, Paris Bercy, Gare De Bercy, Porte De Charenton, Paris, Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto, Porto, Lisboa Oriente, and Oriente in around 39h 14m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €190
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €110
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€35 - €110
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €110
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €110
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €300
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €350
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€18 - €110
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€18 - €110
Flights from Birmingham to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€22 - €150
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €180
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €130
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €310
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €320
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €410
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €390
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €270
Flights from Birmingham to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €240
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €370
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €270
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €270
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €320
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €320
Wizz Air UK
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €600
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Birmingham to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Birmingham to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€75 - €390
Train operators
Stansted Express
Phone
0345 600 7245
Email
customerrelations@abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€21 - €35
Website
Stansted Express
Standard
€22
First
€32
Business
€31
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€19 - €29
Website
Stansted Express
Standard
€20
First
€29
Business
€28
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€18 - €27
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€15 - €23
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€16 - €20
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€8 - €23
Off-Peak Single
€14 - €20
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€19 - €28
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
€9 - €13
Anytime Day Single
€45 - €55
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
Night train from Irun to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€75 - €110
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€153
Website
Eurotunnel
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. 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 Londres Victoria Coach Station to Irun
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
alsa.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stansted Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
National Express
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Lille
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
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 Lille to Paris
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€80 - €100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lille to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Lille to Paris
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Traveleuro Tours & Travels
Phone
07710115044
Email
info@traveleuro.co.uk
Website
traveleuro.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€46
Schedules at
traveleuro.co.uk
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Paris to Porto — Campo 24 de Agosto
Ave. Duration
21h 57m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€80 - €110
Website
iberocoach.com
RenEX
Phone
+351 707 223 344
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €23
Website
RenEX
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
+351 21 75 24 524
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Rodonorte
Phone
+ 351 259 340 710
Email
geral@rodonorte.pt
Website
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Porto Campo 24 Agosto to Lisbon Oriente
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€16 - €24
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €18
Schedules at
Citi Express
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€75 - €320
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
€75 - €95
Car
€230 - €320

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