There are 8 ways to get from Portugal to Ireland by plane, bus, bus and ferry, train, car or car ferry

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 Porto to Dublin, bus  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Dublin (DUB) OPO - DUB
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station

$67 - $302

7 alternative options

Fly Lisbon to Dublin, bus  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Dublin (DUB) LIS - DUB
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station

$68 - $248

Fly Porto to Knock, bus  •  14 h

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Knock (NOC) OPO - NOC
  2. Take the bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station

$108 - $390

Fly Lisbon to Shannon, bus  •  12 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Shannon (SNN) LIS - SNN
  2. Take the bus from Shannon Airport to Dublin Rd
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Rd to Ballydangan

$103 - $528

Bus, bus and ferry via London Victoria  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa - Sete Rios to Lille
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  4. Take the bus from Busáras to Ballydangan 20 / ...

$233 - $333

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Estação do Oriente to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Birmingham, Birmingham Digbeth Coach Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871
  4. Take the bus from Busáras to Ballydangan 20 / ...

$204 - $321

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  3 days 9 h

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Porto(Campanha)
  2. Take the bus from Porto Airport to Ourense
  3. Take the bus from Orense/Ourense to Londres Victoria Coach Station
  4. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  5. Take the bus from Busáras to Ballydangan 20 / ...

$224 - $338

Drive, car ferry  •  35 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Roscoff
  2. Take the car ferry from Roscoff to Cork Port
  3. Drive from Cork Port to Ireland

$375 - $505

What companies run services between Portugal and Ireland, Connacht, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Matosinhos to Ireland. However, you can take the Metro to Senhora da Hora, take the Metro to Porto airport, fly to Dublin, take the bus to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station, then take the bus to Ireland. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Lisboa, take the bus to Lisbon airport, fly to Dublin, take the bus to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station, then take the bus to Ireland.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Dublin
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Liverpool
Avg. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Porto to Dublin via London Stansted
Avg. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Barcelona
Avg. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Madrid
Avg. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Lisbon
Avg. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin
Avg. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via Porto
Avg. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via Manchester
Avg. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via London Stansted
Avg. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Porto to Knock via London Stansted
Avg. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Porto to Knock via Faro
Avg. Duration
12 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Flights from Porto to Knock via Milan Bergamo
Avg. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Lisbon to Shannon via London Stansted
Avg. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Lisbon to Shannon via Toulouse, London Stansted
Avg. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Lisbon to Shannon via Faro
Avg. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Lisbon to Shannon via London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Porto to Dublin via London Gatwick
Avg. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin
Avg. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via London Heathrow
Avg. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Lisbon to Shannon via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Madrid
Avg. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via Madrid
Avg. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Amsterdam
Avg. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,200
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin
Avg. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via Paris CDG
Avg. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via Paris Orly
Avg. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Porto(Campanha)
Avg. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$30 - $55
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station
Avg. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station
Avg. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Shannon Airport to Dublin Rd
Avg. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Rd to Ballydangan
Avg. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Ballydangan
Avg. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Lisboa - Sete Rios to Lille
Avg. Duration
30 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Bus from Lisboa Estação do Oriente to Lille
Avg. Duration
30 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Schedules at
internorte.pt
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Avg. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Avg. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
nationalexpress.com
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Lisboa Oriente to Lille
Avg. Duration
7 days 4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Orense/Ourense to Londres Victoria Coach Station
Avg. Duration
2 days 8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Birmingham, Birmingham Digbeth Coach Station
Avg. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autna
Phone
+34 (0) 986 288 030
Email
autna@autna.com
Website
autna.com
Bus from Porto Airport to Ourense
Avg. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
autna.com
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Website
brittanyferries.ie
Car ferry from Roscoff to Cork Port
Avg. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$86
Schedules at
brittanyferries.ie
Adult
$86

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Portugal to Ireland?

The distance between Portugal and Ireland is 1479 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Portugal to Ireland?

The cheapest way to get from Portugal to Ireland is to fly and bus which costs 90€ and takes 7 h 53 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Portugal to Ireland?

The quickest way to get from Portugal to Ireland is to fly and bus which takes 7 h 53 min and costs 90€.

Is there a direct bus between Portugal and Ireland?

No, there is no direct bus from Portugal to Ireland. However, there are services departing from Elevador Da Glória and arriving at Ballydangan via Lisboa - Sete Rios, Lille, London Victoria and Busáras. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 6 h.

How long does it take to get from Portugal to Ireland?

It takes approximately 7 h 53 min to get from Portugal to Ireland, including transfers.