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There are 5 ways to get from Portela to Lisbon Airport (LIS) by subway, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Subway  •  2 min

  1. Take the subway from Encarnação to Aeroporto Vermelha - AEROPORTO

€1 - €6

4 alternative options

Bus  •  12 min

  1. Take the bus from Centro Comercial Da Portela to Aeroporto 722 - Portela / ...

€1 - €3

Taxi  •  3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Portela to Lisbon Airport (LIS) 3.3 km

€6 - €8

Towncar  •  3 min

  1. Take a town car from Portela to Lisbon Airport 3.3 km

€14 - €20

Walk  •  35 min

  1. Walk from Portela to Lisbon Airport (LIS) 3 km

Portela to Lisbon Airport (LIS) by subway

The subway journey time between Portela and Lisbon Airport (LIS) is around 2 min and covers a distance of around 1 km. The fastest subway normally takes 2 min. Operated by Metro Lisboa, the Portela to Lisbon Airport (LIS) subway service departs from Encarnação and arrives in Aeroporto. Typically 1092 subways run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Subway route overview

Average subway time:
2 min
Fastest subway time:
2 min
Subways per week:
1092
Cheapest price:
€1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last subways

First subway departs at:
00:03
Last subway departs at:
23:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Portela to Lisbon Airport (LIS) subway schedules

Subway services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Portela → Lisbon Airport (LIS)
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Inter-regional travel is permitted
Regional restriction measures in place
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Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Portugal.

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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.

Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portela to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to subway which costs €1 - €6 and takes 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portela to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to subway which costs €1 - €6 and takes 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Centro Comercial Da Portela and arriving at Aeroporto. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Encarnação and arriving at Aeroporto. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 min.

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It is approximately 2 km to get from Portela to Lisbon Airport (LIS).

The best way to get from Portela to Lisbon Airport (LIS) without a car is to subway which takes 2 min and costs €1 - €6.

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The subway from Encarnação to Aeroporto takes 2 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Portela to Lisbon Airport (LIS) bus services, operated by Carris, depart from Centro Comercial Da Portela station.

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Portela to Lisbon Airport (LIS) train services, operated by Metro Lisboa, depart from Encarnação station.

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Portela to Lisbon Airport (LIS) bus services, operated by Carris, arrive at Aeroporto station.

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Map of how to get from Portela to Lisbon Airport (LIS).
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  • Distance: 2.1 km
  • Duration: 2 min

What companies run services between Portela, Lisboa, Portugal and Lisbon Airport (LIS), Portugal?

Metro Lisboa operates a vehicle from Encarnação to Aeroporto every 10 minutes. Tickets cost €1 - €6 and the journey takes 2 min. Alternatively, Carris operates a bus from Centro Comercial Da Portela to Aeroporto every 4 hours. Tickets cost €2 and the journey takes 12 min. Rodoviária de Lisboa also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Bus operators
Carris
Phone
(+351) 213 500 115
Email
atendimento@cmt.pt
Website
carris.pt
Bus from Centro Comercial Da Portela to Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€2
Website
Carris
Rodoviária de Lisboa
Phone
217 928 180
Email
secretariado@rodoviariadelisboa.pt
Website
rodoviariadelisboa.pt
Bus from Portela to Lisboa
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
Rodoviária de Lisboa
Other operators
Taxi from Portela to Lisbon Airport (LIS)
Ave. Duration
3 min
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Taxivision
Phone
+351 969 219 034
Nuno Miguel Silva Rodrigues
Phone
+351 961 176 490
Tele Taxis
Phone
+351 218 111 100
Website
teletaxis.pt
TaxiTours
Phone
+351 964 120 673
Lisbon Taxi
Phone
+351 302 099 910
Website
lisbontaxi.net
Taxis Almada
Phone
+351 926 549 000
Ratalma-Cooperativa Rádio Táxis de Almada
Phone
+351 21 294 7070
Website
ratalma.pt
Jayride
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Portela to Lisbon Airport
Estimated price
€14 - €20

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