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  • Skyscanner

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

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 Cologne Bonn  •  5h 29m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) OPO - CGN

$68 - $462

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Fly Porto to Munich  •  5h 59m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Munich (MUC) OPO - MUC

$63 - $257

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Fly Porto to Frankfurt  •  5h 44m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Frankfurt (FRA) OPO - FRA

$86 - $303

Fly Lisbon to Stuttgart  •  5h 41m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Stuttgart (STR) LIS - STR

$106 - $290

Fly Lisbon to Dusseldorf  •  5h 40m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LIS - DUS

$87 - $336

Fly Lisbon to Frankfurt  •  5h 47m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Frankfurt (FRA) LIS - FRA

$88 - $283

Bus, train via Bordeaux City Centre  •  30h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon - Oriente to Bordeaux City Centre
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Strasbourg Tgv
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice

$382 - $511

Night train, train  •  31h 23m

  1. Take the night train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Hendaye Hot
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Strasbourg Tgv
  4. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice

$475 - $659

Bus InterNorte, train  •  44h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Oriente to Hamburg
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice / ...

$224 - $311

Bus  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station K780
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 026

$179 - $316

Drive, train  •  31h 35m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Malgrat de Mar
  2. Take the train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants R1
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  5. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Göttingen Ice / ...
  6. Drive from Göttingen to Berlin

$592 - $819

Drive  •  26h 1m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Berlin 1741 miles

$390 - $600

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The cheapest way to get from Portugal to Germany is to fly which costs 55€ - 230€ and takes 5h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Portugal to Germany is to fly which costs 55€ - 410€ and takes 5h 29m.

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No, there is no direct train from Portugal to Germany. However, there are services departing from Lisboa Santa Apolonia and arriving at S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf via Hendaye, Bordeaux-St-Jean, Strasbourg, Karlsruhe Hbf and S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 23m.

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The distance between Portugal and Germany is 1873 km. The road distance is 2785.7 km.

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The best way to get from Portugal to Germany without a car is to bus and train which takes 30h 22m and costs 330€ - 450€.

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It takes approximately 5h 29m to get from Portugal to Germany, including transfers.

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Portugal to Germany train services, operated by Portuguese Railways (CP), depart from Lisboa Santa Apolonia station.

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The best way to get from Portugal to Germany is to fly which takes 5h 29m and costs 55€ - 410€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 150€ - 280€ and takes 2 days 0h.

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The quickest flight from Porto Airport to Cologne Bonn Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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Portugal to Germany train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Portugal to Germany.
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  • Distance: 1170.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 29m

What companies run services between Portugal and Germany?

Ryanair, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Matosinhos to Cologne every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lisbon to Berlin via Estação Oriente, Lisbon, Lisbon, Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station, Berlin, Berlin central bus station, and U Kaiserdamm in around 2 days 0h.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Cologne Bonn via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Porto to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Lisbon to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Porto to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Porto to Munich via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Lisbon to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Porto to Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Porto to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Porto to Munich via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Porto to Munich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Porto to Munich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Porto to Munich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Porto to Munich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Porto to Cologne Bonn via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lisbon to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Porto to Munich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lisbon to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Porto to Cologne Bonn via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Porto to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Porto to Munich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Porto to Munich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Lisbon to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Stuttgart via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Porto to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Porto to Munich via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lisbon to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$190 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $210
1st Class
$240 - $370
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
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
Night train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
13h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
cp.pt
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

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Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lisbon - Oriente to Bordeaux City Centre
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Ouibus
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Lisboa Oriente to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
40h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $220
Schedules at
internorte.pt
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 Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station
Ave. Duration
33h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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