There are 6 ways to get from Porto to Lisbon by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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

Train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Lisboa Santa Apolonia Intercity

$24 - $50

Cheapest option

Fly  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Lisbon (LIS) OPO - LIS

$12 - $77

4 alternative options

Bus Rede Expressos  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Lisboa

$23 - $29

Bus Autna  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Lisbon

$26 - $36

Rideshare  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Porto to Lisbon 196.2 miles

$17

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Porto to Lisbon 194.9 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Porto to Lisbon is to rideshare which costs 15€ and takes 3 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Porto to Lisbon is to fly which costs 9€ - 70€ and takes 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Porto and Lisbon is 274 km. The road distance is 311.8 km.

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The train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Lisboa Santa Apolonia takes 2 h 38 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Porto and arriving at Lisboa. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vila Nova de Gaia and arriving at Lisboa Santa Apolonia. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

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What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Lisbon, Portugal?

Portuguese Railways (CP) operates a train from Porto to Lisbon every 2 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 38 min. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Porto to Lisbon 3 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $29 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $150
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $100
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Vila Nova de Gaia to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Porto to Lisboa
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Autna
Phone
+34 (0) 986 288 030
Email
autna@autna.com
Website
autna.com
Bus from Porto to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
autna.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Porto to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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