There are 10 ways to get from Portugal to Switzerland by plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Lisbon to Geneva  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Geneva (GVA) LIS - GVA

$53 - $344

9 alternative options

Fly Porto to Basel  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Basel (BSL) OPO - BSL

$60 - $289

Fly Porto to Zurich  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Zurich (ZRH) OPO - ZRH

$68 - $264

Fly Lisbon to Zurich  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Zurich (ZRH) LIS - ZRH

$68 - $292

Fly Porto to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) OPO - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso

$58 - $262

Train, bus  •  26 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Pombal
  2. Take the bus from Pombal - Central de Camionagem to Bayonne - Gare SNCF arrêt STAB, place Perreire
  3. Take the train from Bayonne to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB Tgv

$382 - $461

Train  •  33 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Porto(Campanha)
  2. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Vigo-Guixar Ic
  3. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Barcelona Sants A
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  5. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB Tgv

$505 - $639

Bus Eurolines CH  •  35 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa - Oriente to Ciudad Rodrigo Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Ciudad Rodrigo to Zurich

$140 - $177

Bus InterNorte  •  38 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa Oriente to Zurich

$135 - $189

Drive  •  20 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Zürich 1332.4 miles

$300 - $440

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The cheapest way to get from Portugal to Switzerland is to fly which costs 45€ - 300€ and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portugal to Switzerland is to fly which takes 4 h 47 min and costs 45€ - 300€.

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The distance between Portugal and Switzerland is 1500 km. The road distance is 2132 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Portugal to Switzerland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Portugal to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Lisboa Santa Apolonia and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Porto(Campanha), Vigo-Guixar, Barcelona Sants, Paris Gare de Lyon and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between Portugal and Switzerland?

TAP Portugal, Swiss and six other airlines fly from Lisbon to Geneva hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lisbon to Zürich via Porto(Campanha), Vigo-Guixar, Barcelona Sants, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Zürich HB in around 33 h 22 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Porto to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Porto to Zurich via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Porto
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Porto to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Porto to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Porto to Basel via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Porto to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Flights from Porto to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Porto to Zurich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Porto to Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Porto to Basel via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Porto to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Porto to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Porto to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Flights from Porto to Zurich via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Porto to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Porto to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Porto to Zurich via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lisbon to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $350
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Porto to Milan Malpensa via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Pombal
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$13 - $18
1st Class
$16 - $25
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Porto(Campanha)
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Porto(Campanha) to Vigo-Guixar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bayonne to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$160 - $230
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $400
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo-Guixar to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Pombal - Central de Camionagem to Bayonne - Gare SNCF arrêt STAB, place Perreire
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Website
iberocoach.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lisboa - Oriente to Ciudad Rodrigo
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Ciudad Rodrigo to Zurich
Ave. Duration
27 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Book at
eurolines.ch
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Lisboa Oriente to Zurich
Ave. Duration
36 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
internorte.pt

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