There are 9 ways to get from Preston to Lisbon by train, plane, bus, night train, car, car ferry or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Manchester, fly  •  6h 22m

  1. Take the train from Preston to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Lisbon (LIS) MAN - LIS

59€ - 245€

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Train to Liverpool, fly  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the train from Preston to Warrington Bank Quay
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Lisbon (LIS) LPL - LIS

88€ - 333€

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  9h 38m

  1. Take the train from Preston to Bradford Interchange
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Lisbon (LIS) LBA - LIS

87€ - 343€

Train, bus via Marseille  •  31h 40m

  1. Take the train from Preston to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marseille St Charles Eil
  3. Take the bus from Marseille to Lisboa Oriente 251

392€ - 796€

Train, bus, night train  •  37h 12m

  1. Take the train from Preston to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from Londres Victoria Coach Station to Irun
  3. Take the night train from Irun to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia 313

237€ - 506€

Train, bus  •  38h 57m

  1. Take the train from Preston to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Lisbon - 7 Rios

238€ - 516€

Bus  •  40h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Preston, Lancashire to LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Gallieni 450
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Lisboa Oriente 320 / ...

101€ - 154€

Drive, car ferry  •  33h 23m

  1. Drive from Preston to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Drive from Santander to Lisbon

241€ - 567€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  24h

  1. Drive from Preston to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Lisbon

467€ - 623€

Questions & Answers

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The cheapest way to get from Preston to Lisbon is to train and fly which costs £50 - £220 and takes 6h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Preston to Lisbon is to train and fly which costs £50 - £220 and takes 6h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Preston to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Preston, Lancashire and arriving at Lisboa Oriente via London and Paris, Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40h 10m.

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The distance between Preston and Lisbon is 1743 km.

The best way to get from Preston to Lisbon without a car is to train and bus via Marseille which takes 31h 40m and costs £340 - £700.

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It takes approximately 6h 22m to get from Preston to Lisbon, including transfers.

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Preston to Lisbon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Preston, Lancashire station.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 45m.

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Preston to Lisbon bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Lisboa Oriente station.

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What companies run services between Preston, England and Lisbon, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Preston to Lisbon via LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station, London, and Paris, Gallieni in around 40h 10m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 310€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 310€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 310€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 310€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 310€
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
170€ - 700€
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon via Jersey, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
160€ - 650€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 300€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 300€
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon via Warsaw Modlin
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Lisbon via Warsaw Modlin
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
100€ - 460€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Lisbon via Krakow
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 450€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 300€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 410€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 650€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 300€
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 320€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 800€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 750€
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 160€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 550€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 460€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 800€
Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Preston to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 35€
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
18€ - 23€
Anytime Day 1st Class
22€ - 35€
Train from Preston to Bradford Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 40€
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
23€ - 29€
Anytime Day 1st Class
28€ - 40€
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Preston to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
8€ - 12€
Off-Peak Day Single
13€ - 20€
Anytime Day Single
15€ - 21€
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Preston to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 45€
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
11€ - 15€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
30€ - 45€
Train from Preston to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
90€ - 310€
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
90€ - 120€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
230€ - 310€
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Irun to Lisboa - Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 80€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
149€
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from London to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 100€
Website
Eurolines FR
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 Londres Victoria Coach Station to Irun
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Lisbon - 7 Rios
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Website
alsa.com
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Blablabus
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Preston, Lancashire to LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
National Express
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 London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 31€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
70€ - 320€
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
70€ - 95€
Car
220€ - 320€

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