There are 11 ways to get from Manchester to Portugal by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, car, car ferry 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 Manchester to Porto  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Porto (OPO) MAN - OPO

$46 - $181

10 alternative options

Fly Manchester to Lisbon  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Lisbon (LIS) MAN - LIS

$57 - $290

Bus to Liverpool, fly to Porto  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester to Liverpool Airport
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Porto (OPO) LPL - OPO

$59 - $866

Bus to Liverpool, fly to Lisbon  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester to Liverpool Airport
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Lisbon (LIS) LPL - LIS

$85 - $275

Train, bus  •  26 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Castelo Branco
  5. Take the train from Castelo Branco to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$427 - $694

Train, bus via Entroncamento  •  27 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Tomar
  5. Take the train from Entroncamento to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$424 - $690

Train, bus Eurolines NL  •  37 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Lisboa Estação do Oriente

$268 - $542

Bus, bus and ferry  •  40 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Lisboa Oriente

$234 - $373

Bus  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from Manchester to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Rennes
  3. Take the bus from Rennes to Lisboa Oriente

$158 - $226

Drive, car ferry  •  33 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Manchester to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Lisbon

$256 - $658

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  23 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Manchester to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Lisbon

$514 - $680

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manchester and Portugal is 1555 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Portugal is to fly which costs £30 - £140 and takes 5 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Manchester to Portugal is to fly which takes 5 h 14 min and costs £30 - £140.

No, there is no direct bus from Manchester to Portugal. However, there are services departing from Manchester and arriving at Rossio via London Victoria, Lille and Estação Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 13 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Manchester to Portugal, including transfers.

What companies run services between Manchester, England and Portugal?

Ryanair, easyJet and five other airlines fly from Manchester to Matosinhos every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester to Lisbon via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Rennes, and Lisboa Oriente in around 2 days 20 h.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Liverpool to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Liverpool to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Liverpool to Porto via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $440
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $450
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lille Flandres to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$200 - $300
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Castelo Branco to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Entroncamento to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $16
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
$175
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Castelo Branco
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Tomar
Ave. Duration
13 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $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 Oriente
Ave. Duration
28 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $270
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Lille to Lisboa Estação do Oriente
Ave. Duration
30 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $220
Schedules at
eurolines.nl
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Lille to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
3 days 5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Rennes to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
alsa.com
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
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$85 - $120
Car
$270 - $390

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