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

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

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Fly Porto to Bristol  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Bristol (BRS) OPO - BRS

$79 - $306

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Fly Porto to Manchester  •  5 h 14 min

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

$46 - $182

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Fly Porto to London City  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to London City (LCY) OPO - LCY

$97 - $493

Fly Porto to London Gatwick, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to London Gatwick (LGW) OPO - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge

$70 - $296

Fly Lisbon to London Heathrow  •  5 h 30 min

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

$85 - $316

Fly Porto to London Stansted  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to London Stansted (STN) OPO - STN

$66 - $445

Fly Porto to London Luton, train  •  5 h 49 min

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

$60 - $292

Train  •  23 h

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Hendaye Hot
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$330 - $570

Bus  •  35 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Paris, Paris 793
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700 / ...

$156 - $262

Bus, bus and ferry  •  35 h 44 min

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

$223 - $348

Drive, car ferry  •  32 h 50 min

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

$234 - $664

Train, night bus  •  33 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Irun Hot
  2. Take the night bus from Irun to Londres Victoria Coach Station

$160 - $248

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The cheapest way to get from Portugal to England is to fly which costs 40€ - 160€ and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portugal to England is to fly which costs 65€ - 270€ and takes 4 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portugal to England. However, there are services departing from Rossio and arriving at Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross via Lisbon, Lisbon, Paris, Paris and Victoria, Eccleston Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 40 min.

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The distance between Portugal and England is 1456 km.

The best way to get from Portugal to England without a car is to train which takes 23 h and costs 280€ - 490€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from Portugal to England, including transfers.

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Portugal to England bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lisbon, Lisbon station.

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The best way to get from Portugal to England is to fly which takes 4 h 56 min and costs 65€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 280€ - 490€ and takes 23 h, you could also bus, which costs 130€ - 230€ and takes 35 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Porto Airport to Bristol Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Portugal to England bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at London station.

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Map of how to get from Portugal to England.
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  • Distance: 910.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 56 min

What companies run services between Portugal and England?

easyJet, Ryanair and four other airlines fly from Matosinhos to Bristol twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lisbon to London via Hendaye, Paris Montparnasse, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Gare du Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and Euston Underground Station in around 23 h.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Porto to Bristol
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Porto to Bristol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Porto to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Porto to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from Porto to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from Porto to London Luton
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Porto to London Luton via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Porto to London Luton via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Porto to London Luton via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $330
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to London City
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Porto to London City via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Flights from Porto to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Porto to London Gatwick via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Lisbon to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $440
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Bristol via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Flights from Porto to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Porto to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Flights from Porto to London Stansted via Faro
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Flights from Porto to London Stansted via Valencia
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Flights from Porto to London Stansted via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Flights from Porto to London Stansted via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $490
Flights from Porto to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $440
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Porto to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to London Heathrow via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lisbon to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lisbon to London Heathrow via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Lisbon to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
13 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Irun
Ave. Duration
12 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
cp.pt
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
Eurostar
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
24 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lisboa Oriente to Lille
Ave. Duration
28 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $270
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Night bus from Irun to Londres Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Santander to Portsmouth
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Adult
$100 - $130
Car
$330 - $470

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Brussels Airlines, BMI Regional, Transavia Holland and three other airlines offer flights from Porto Airport to Bristol Airport.

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