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There are 8 ways to get from Portugal to Paris by plane, bus, night train, train or car

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Fly Porto to Paris Orly  •  5h 6m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Paris Orly (ORY) OPO - ORY

36€ - 144€

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Fly Porto to Paris CDG  •  5h 24m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Paris CDG (CDG) OPO - CDG

34€ - 111€

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Fly Lisbon to Paris Orly  •  5h 42m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Paris Orly (ORY) LIS - ORY

40€ - 209€

Fly Lisbon to Paris CDG  •  5h 56m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Paris CDG (CDG) LIS - CDG

49€ - 216€

Bus  •  26h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Paris Gallieni

131€ - 196€

Bus via Estação Oriente  •  26h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon to Paris 793

87€ - 112€

Night train, train  •  18h 50m

  1. Take the night train from Santa Apolónia to Hendaye Trenhotel Surexpreso
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv

187€ - 266€

Drive  •  16h 3m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Gare Montparnasse 1731.2 km

200€ - 300€

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Conditions of entry into France from Portugal

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine
  • Health declaration required
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This applies to arrivals from Australia, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea and United Kingdom
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Portugal.

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Paris is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Paris is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Paris is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Portugal from France.

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Last updated: 4 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Portugal to Paris is to fly which costs 30€ - 120€ and takes 5h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Portugal to Paris is to fly which costs 35€ - 150€ and takes 5h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portugal to Paris. However, there are services departing from R. Palma and arriving at Paris via Lisbon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26h 46m.

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No, there is no direct train from Portugal to Paris. However, there are services departing from Santa Apolónia and arriving at Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 via Hendaye. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 50m.

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The distance between Portugal and Paris is 1272 km. The road distance is 1731.2 km.

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The best way to get from Portugal to Paris without a car is to bus which takes 26h 9m and costs 130€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Portugal to Paris, including transfers.

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

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Portugal to Paris train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Santa Apolónia station.

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The best way to get from Portugal to Paris is to fly which takes 5h 6m and costs 35€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 130€ - 200€ and takes 26h 9m.

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Map of how to get from Portugal to Paris.
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  • Distance: 1271.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 6m

What companies run services between Portugal and Paris, France?

Transavia France, TAP Portugal and three other airlines fly from Porto to Paris every 3 hours. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Paris Gallieni twice daily. Tickets cost 130€ - 190€ and the journey takes 25h.

Airlines
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 380€
Flights from Lisbon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 320€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 230€
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 230€
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
28€ - 130€
Flights from Lisbon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 260€
Flights from Lisbon to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 260€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 230€
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
80€ - 370€
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 230€
Flights from Lisbon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 260€
Flights from Lisbon to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 260€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 310€
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 310€
Flights from Lisbon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 430€
Flights from Lisbon to Paris Orly via Porto
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 430€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 300€
Flights from Lisbon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Porto to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 190€
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 190€
Flights from Lisbon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 150€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 300€
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 230€
Flights from Lisbon to Paris CDG via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 310€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Porto to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 430€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 470€
Train operators
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban 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 connect to trains in Portugal's 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. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Night train from Santa Apolónia to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
13h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
75€ - 110€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110€ - 160€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 140€
1st Class
130€ - 160€
Bus operators
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. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are 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
Bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
25h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lisbon to Paris
Ave. Duration
25h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 110€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Porto Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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

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Portugal to Paris train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portugal to Paris is 1731 km. It takes approximately 16h 3m to drive from Portugal to Paris.

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Iberia, easyJet, TAP Portugal and two other airlines offer flights from Porto Airport to Paris Orly Airport.

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There are 9695+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Portugal to Porto Airport is to subway which takes 27 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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