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There are 9 ways to get from Rota to Lisbon by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus, train  •  9h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Rota to Seville
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Faro 785
  3. Take the train from Faro to Lisboa - Entrecampos Ic

46€ - 69€

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Bus  •  10h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Rota to Seville M-905
  2. Take the bus from Sevilla Prado to Lisbon Airport

30€ - 62€

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Bus via Oriente  •  10h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Rota to Seville M-905
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Lisbon 785

39€ - 52€

Bus #2  •  12h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Jerez De La Frontera to Lisbon Sete Rios

48€ - 74€

Drive  •  5h 48m

  1. Drive from Rota to Lisbon 584.1 km

65€ - 100€

Bus to Sevilla, fly  •  6h

  1. Take the bus from Rota to Seville
  2. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Lisbon (LIS) SVQ - LIS

51€ - 164€

Shuttle to Malaga, fly  •  7h 43m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from El Puerto de Santa María Station to Malaga Airport
  2. Fly from Malaga (AGP) to Lisbon (LIS) AGP - LIS

67€ - 488€

Bus, bus to Faro, fly  •  8h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Rota to Seville
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Faro Airport
  3. Fly from Faro (FAO) to Lisbon (LIS) FAO - LIS

76€ - 265€

Fly from Jerez  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from Jerez (XRY) to Lisbon (LIS) XRY - LIS

31€ - 116€

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Rota to Lisbon is to bus via Oriente, which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 10h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Rota to Lisbon is to drive which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 5h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rota to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Rota and arriving at Lisboa via Sevilla Prado and Lisboa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 23m.

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The distance between Rota and Lisbon is 337 km. The road distance is 584.1 km.

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The best way to get from Rota to Lisbon without a car is to bus and train which takes 9h 39m and costs 45€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 9h 39m to get from Rota to Lisbon, including transfers.

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Rota to Lisbon bus services, operated by Transportes Comes, depart from Rota station.

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The best way to get from Rota to Lisbon is to bus which takes 10h 23m and costs 30€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 30€ - 120€ and takes 7h 29m.

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The quickest flight from Sevilla Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Rota to Lisbon bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Lisbon Airport station.

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  • Distance: 337 km
  • Duration: 9h 39m

What companies run services between Rota, Spain and Lisbon, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Rota to Lisbon via Sevilla Prado and Lisboa in around 10h 23m. Alternatively, Vueling Airlines, TUI fly Belgium and four other airlines fly from Rota to Lisbon 3 times a day.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Sevilla to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 210€
Flights from Malaga to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 280€
Flights from Faro to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
Flights from Jerez to Lisbon via Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
23€ - 100€
Flights from Jerez to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 170€
Flights from Jerez to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
180€ - 260€
Flights from Jerez to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
65€ - 230€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Faro to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 250€
Flights from Jerez to Lisbon via Faro
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
23€ - 100€
Flights from Jerez to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
65€ - 230€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Jerez to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 210€
Flights from Jerez to Lisbon via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
50€ - 210€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sevilla to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
26€ - 130€
Flights from Malaga to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
25€ - 150€
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
Train from Faro to Lisboa - Entrecampos
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
21€ - 30€
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 Seville to Faro
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Jerez De La Frontera to Lisbon Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Seville to Faro
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Seville to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
25€ - 30€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Rede Expressos

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Sevilla Prado to Lisbon Airport
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
18€ - 45€
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rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Seville to Faro Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
12€ - 23€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from El Puerto de Santa María Station to Malaga Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
35€ - 340€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
38€ - 41€
Private
180€ - 340€
Private w/ cancellation
295€

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Lisbon is 1h behind Rota. It is currently 9:16 PM in Rota and 8:16 PM in Lisbon.

Yes, the driving distance between Rota to Lisbon is 584 km. It takes approximately 5h 48m to drive from Rota to Lisbon.

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Ryanair and TAP Portugal offer flights from Sevilla Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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