Travel from Malta to Portugal is: Partially open. See details.

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There are 2 ways to get from Malta Airport (MLA) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) by plane or bus

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Recommended option

Fly to Lisbon  •  3h 15m

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Lisbon (LIS) MLA - LIS

€35 - €380

1 alternative option

Fly to Badajoz, bus  •  12h 47m

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Badajoz (BJZ) MLA - BJZ
  2. Take the bus from Badajoz to Lisbon Airport

€61 - €193

Malta (MLA) to Lisbon (LIS) flights

The flight time between Malta (MLA) and Lisbon (LIS) is around 6h 2m and covers a distance of around 2108 km. The fastest flight normally takes 3h 15m. Services are operated by Air Malta, Iberia, Ryanair and others. Typically 26 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
6h 2m
Fastest flight journey time:
3h 15m
Flight distance:
2108 km
Flights per week:
26
Cheapest price:
€35
Carbon emissions:
427 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:50
Last flight departs at:
17:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Malta (MLA) to Lisbon (LIS) flight schedules

Malta → Portugal
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International entry into Portugal from Malta

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Malta
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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), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area

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Conditions of entry into Portugal from Malta

  • 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 the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from Malta
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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 Brazil, India, Nepal and South Africa
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom

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Rules to follow in Portugal

2m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Malta

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 Malta.

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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
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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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 Malta from Portugal.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 18 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
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 most affordable way to get from Malta Airport (MLA) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to fly, which costs €35 - €380 and takes 3h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Malta Airport (MLA) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to fly which costs €35 - €380 and takes 3h 15m.

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The distance between Malta Airport (MLA) and Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 2108 km.

It takes approximately 3h 15m to fly from Malta (MLA) to Lisbon (LIS), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The quickest flight from Malta Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 15m.

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Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 1h behind Malta Airport (MLA). It is currently 11:11 AM in Malta Airport (MLA) and 10:11 AM in Lisbon Airport (LIS).

Swiss, Iberia, Air Malta and three other airlines offer flights from Malta Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 1181+ hotels available in Lisbon Airport (LIS). Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Malta Airport (MLA) to Lisbon Airport (LIS).
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  • Distance: 2108.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 15m

What companies run services between Malta Airport (MLA), Malta and Lisbon Airport (LIS), Portugal?

Air Malta, Iberia and four other airlines fly from Malta Airport (MLA) to Lisbon Airport (LIS) 4 times a day.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Malta to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €410
Flights from Malta to Badajoz via Madrid
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €150
Flights from Malta to Badajoz via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €160
Flights from Malta to Badajoz via Geneva, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €380
Flights from Malta to Badajoz via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€90 - €320
Flights from Malta to Badajoz via Milan Bergamo, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Malta to Badajoz via Zurich, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€180 - €700
Flights from Malta to Badajoz via Valencia, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Flights from Malta to Badajoz via Milan Bergamo, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €180
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Malta to Lisbon via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €230
Flights from Malta to Lisbon via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €230
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Malta to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €750
Flights from Malta to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Malta to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €330
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Malta to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €190
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
+351 21 75 24 524
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Badajoz to Lisbon Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt

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