There are 8 ways to get from Portugal to Ireland by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry 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  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Dublin (DUB) OPO - DUB

$51 - $278

Cheapest option

Fly Lisbon to Dublin  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Dublin (DUB) LIS - DUB

$51 - $226

6 alternative options

Fly Lisbon to Cork  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Cork (ORK) LIS - ORK

$67 - $179

Fly Porto to Cork  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Cork (ORK) OPO - ORK

$92 - $481

Train, bus, bus and ferry via Bordeaux  •  36 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Castelo Branco
  2. Take the bus from Castelo Branco to Bordeaux
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Marne la Vallée-Chessy Tgv
  4. Take the train from Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy to London St. Pancras International
  5. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$333 - $628

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  40 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Pombal
  2. Take the bus from Pombal - Central de Camionagem to Angoulême - Sortie 16, Bassau Limas, à beira do café Mariaá
  3. Take the train from Angouleme to Marne la Vallée-Chessy Tgv
  4. Take the train from Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy to London St. Pancras International
  5. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$314 - $554

Bus, train, car ferry  •  43 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa - Sete Rios to Lille
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$370 - $633

Bus, bus and ferry  •  46 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon, Lisboa to Paris, Paris 793
  2. Take the bus from Paris - Roissy CDG Airport to London
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$156 - $245

What companies run services between Portugal and Ireland?

Ryanair, KLM and five other airlines fly from Matosinhos to Swords every 3 hours.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Porto to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via Porto
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Lisbon to Cork via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Porto to Cork via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Porto to Cork via Faro
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Porto to Cork via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Lisbon to Cork via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Porto to Cork via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Flights from Porto to Cork via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Porto to Cork via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,900
Flights from Lisbon to Cork via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Porto to Cork via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Flights from Porto to Cork via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Porto to Cork via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Lisbon to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Porto to Cork via Nantes, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lisbon to Cork via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,200
Flights from Porto to Cork via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Castelo Branco
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Pombal
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $26
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$13 - $18
1st Class
$16 - $26
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Marne la Vallée-Chessy
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Angouleme to Marne la Vallée-Chessy
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $105
1st Class
$130 - $180
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $260
Premier
$200 - $300
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$120 - $170
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Bus operators
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Pombal - Central de Camionagem to Angoulême - Sortie 16, Bassau Limas, à beira do café Mariaá
Ave. Duration
16 h 46 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Website
iberocoach.com
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Lisboa - Sete Rios to Lille
Ave. Duration
30 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Schedules at
internorte.pt
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lisbon, Lisboa to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
24 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris - Roissy CDG Airport to London
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$39 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $43
car
$118
Passenger
$42

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Portugal and Ireland is 1427 km.

The cheapest way to get from Portugal to Ireland is to fly which costs 40€ - 240€ and takes 5 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Portugal to Ireland is to fly which takes 5 h 12 min and costs 40€ - 240€.

No, there is no direct bus from Portugal to Ireland. However, there are services departing from Campo Das Cebolas and arriving at Dublin via Lisbon, Lisboa, Paris City Center - Bercy, Paris - Roissy CDG Airport and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 46 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Portugal to Ireland, including transfers.