There are 12 ways to get from London to Lisbon by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry, night train or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from London City  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Lisbon (LIS) LCY - LIS

$114 - $375

Cheapest option

Fly from London Stansted  •  5 h 47 min

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

$64 - $274

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Fly from London Heathrow  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Lisbon (LIS) LHR - LIS

$81 - $306

Fly from London Gatwick  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Lisbon (LIS) LGW - LIS

$65 - $294

Train to London Luton, fly  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Lisbon (LIS) LTN - LIS

$67 - $283

Train, bus  •  22 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Tomar
  4. Take the train from Entroncamento to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$284 - $544

Train  •  31 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Vigo-Guixar A
  4. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Porto(Campanha) Ic
  5. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$467 - $712

Bus  •  32 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Lisboa - Oriente Ouibus

$78 - $109

Bus and ferry, bus  •  34 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Lisboa sete Rios

$216 - $347

Drive, car ferry  •  32 h 50 min

  1. Drive from London to Portsmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Lisbon

$226 - $653

Bus, train, Trenhotel  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Palencia
  2. Take the train from Palencia to Medina del Campo Ir
  3. Take the Trenhotel from Medina del Campo to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$186 - $269

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  26 h 12 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  5. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  6. Drive from Malgrat de Mar to Lisbon

$650 - $786

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Lisbon is to bus which costs £60 - £90 and takes 32 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Lisbon is to fly which costs £60 - £240 and takes 5 h 1 min.

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The distance between London and Lisbon is 991 miles.

It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from London to Lisbon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Rua Da Palma via Paris City Centre - Bercy and Estação Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Lisboa Santa Apolonia via Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon, Barcelona Sants, Vigo-Guixar and Porto(Campanha). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 25 min.

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The nearest airport to Lisbon is Lisbon (LIS) Airport which is 3.7 miles away. Other nearby airports include Faro (FAO) (134 miles), Porto (OPO) (176.9 miles), Sevilla (SVQ) (198.4 miles) and Jerez (XRY) (217.1 miles).

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Map of how to get from London to Lisbon.
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  • Distance: 990.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

What companies run services between London, England and Lisbon, Portugal?

TAP Portugal, KLM and six other airlines fly from London to Lisbon every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Lisbon via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Barcelona Sants, Vigo-Guixar, and Porto(Campanha) in around 31 h 25 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $300
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from London City to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Marseille
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $220
1st Class
$260 - $390
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Entroncamento to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
cp.pt
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$10 - $16
Train from Porto(Campanha) to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
cp.pt
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Vigo-Guixar
Ave. Duration
13 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo-Guixar to Porto(Campanha)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
renfe.com
Train from Palencia to Medina del Campo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Medina del Campo to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Tomar
Ave. Duration
13 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille to Lisboa sete Rios
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $270
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
22 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Adult
$100 - $130
Car
$320 - $450

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