There are 11 ways to get from Portugal to Turkey 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.

Recommended option

Fly Porto to Istanbul  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Istanbul (IST) OPO - IST

$123 - $1,305

Cheapest option

Fly Lisbon to Istanbul  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Istanbul (IST) LIS - IST

$113 - $1,203

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Fly Porto to Antalya  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Antalya (AYT) OPO - AYT

$246 - $460

Fly Lisbon to Izmir  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Izmir (ADB) LIS - ADB

$123 - $553

Fly Lisbon to Sabiha Gokcen  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) LIS - SAW

$136 - $858

Fly Porto to Sabiha Gokcen  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) OPO - SAW

$126 - $420

Bus, train  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa to Mérida 793
  2. Take the bus from Merida to Craiova
  3. Take the train from Craiova to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ir
  4. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Constanta Ir
  5. Take the bus from Constanta to Istanbul - Aksaray

$233 - $363

Train, bus, night train  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Entroncamento
  2. Take the train from Entroncamento to Badajoz R
  3. Take the bus from Badajoz to Arad
  4. Take the train from Arad to Bucuresti Nord Gara A Ic / ...
  5. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali

$231 - $363

Bus Georg  •  2 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Istanbul

$445 - $587

Bus Dary Commerce  •  2 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Gare do Oriente to Plovdiv
  2. Take the bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul

$158 - $182

Drive  •  38 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Istanbul 2559.9 miles

$550 - $850

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portugal to Turkey is to bus which costs 130€ - 160€ and takes 2 days 18 h.

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The quickest way to get from Portugal to Turkey is to fly which costs 95€ - 1100€ and takes 7 h 30 min.

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The distance between Portugal and Turkey is 3645 km. The road distance is 4095.8 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 33 min to get from Portugal to Turkey, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portugal to Turkey. However, there are services departing from Lisbon and arriving at Istanbul via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 16 h.

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What companies run services between Portugal and Turkey?

Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Matosinhos to Istanbul hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lisbon to Istanbul via Sofia in around 2 days 16 h.

Airlines
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Lisbon to Sabiha Gokcen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Lisbon to Sabiha Gokcen via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
Flights from Lisbon to Sabiha Gokcen via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Flights from Lisbon to Sabiha Gokcen via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Lisbon to Sabiha Gokcen via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Flights from Lisbon to Sabiha Gokcen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Porto to Sabiha Gokcen via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Porto to Sabiha Gokcen via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Porto to Sabiha Gokcen via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Porto to Sabiha Gokcen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Porto to Sabiha Gokcen via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Porto to Sabiha Gokcen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Porto to Sabiha Gokcen via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Porto to Sabiha Gokcen via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Porto to Sabiha Gokcen via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Porto to Sabiha Gokcen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Lisbon to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Porto to Antalya via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Lisbon to Izmir via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Lisbon to Sabiha Gokcen via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Sabiha Gokcen via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Sabiha Gokcen via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Porto to Sabiha Gokcen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Porto to Sabiha Gokcen via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Istanbul via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,400
Flights from Porto to Istanbul via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $2,300
Flights from Lisbon to Istanbul via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,600
Flights from Lisbon to Sabiha Gokcen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Porto to Sabiha Gokcen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $2,000
Flights from Lisbon to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $2,000
Flights from Porto to Antalya via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,700
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Porto to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $2,100
Flights from Lisbon to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Lisbon to Izmir via Milan Malpensa, Athens
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Porto to Antalya via London Luton
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Porto to Antalya via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Lisbon to Izmir via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Istanbul via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $2,300
Flights from Lisbon to Istanbul via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,800
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Porto to Antalya via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $450
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Lisbon to Izmir via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Izmir via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Porto to Istanbul via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Lisbon to Izmir via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Air Arabia Maroc
Website
airarabia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Sabiha Gokcen via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Craiova to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Constanta
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Arad to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
11 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Entroncamento
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
cp.pt
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$10 - $16
Train from Entroncamento to Badajoz
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Website
cp.pt
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali
Ave. Duration
16 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Website
bdz.bg
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lisbon, Lisboa to Mérida
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Merida to Craiova
Ave. Duration
28 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Badajoz to Arad
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
alsa.com
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Constanta to Istanbul - Aksaray
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Lisbon to Sofia
Ave. Duration
2 days 6 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$410 - $550
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Plovdiv to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Lisbon Gare do Oriente to Plovdiv
Ave. Duration
2 days 9 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$132
Schedules at
dary.bg

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