There are 11 ways to get from Rotterdam to Lisbon by train, plane, bus, 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

Train to Amsterdam, fly  •  5 h 29 min

  1. AMS - LIS

$77 - $286

Cheapest option

Train to Eindhoven, fly  •  6 h 38 min

  1. EIN - LIS

$69 - $300

9 alternative options

Fly from Rotterdam  •  5 h 17 min

  1. RTM - LIS

$102 - $602

Train to Brussels, fly  •  6 h 11 min

  1. BRU - LIS

$96 - $302

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  9 h 2 min

  1. DUS - LIS

$105 - $363

Train, bus via Bordeaux  •  22 h 28 min

  1. Tha
  2. Tgv

$337 - $473

Train, bus Eurolines DE  •  30 h 41 min

  1. Tha

$164 - $269

Bus Eurolines NL  •  35 h 30 min

$170 - $250

Bus ALSA  •  3 days 11 h

$148 - $205

Train, night train  •  24 h 16 min

  1. Tha
  2. Tgv
  3. Hot

$374 - $494

Drive  •  20 h 26 min

  1. 1361.9 miles

$330 - $480

What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Lisbon, Portugal?

Transavia Holland flies from Rotterdam to Lisbon 5 times a week. Alternatively, Eurolines NL operates a bus from Rotterdam to Lisbon once daily. Tickets cost $170 - $250 and the journey takes 34 h 38 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Amsterdam to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Rotterdam to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Eindhoven to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Eindhoven to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Lisbon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$20 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $160
1st Class
$160 - $230
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Entroncamento to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $16
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Mons
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$13 - $19
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Irun to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Mons to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
26 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
eurolines.de
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Rotterdam, Centraal to Lisboa Estação do Oriente
Ave. Duration
34 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $250
Schedules at
eurolines.nl

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rotterdam and Lisbon is 1807 km. The road distance is 2179 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Lisbon is to train and fly which costs 65€ - 250€ and takes 5 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Lisbon is to fly which takes 5 h 17 min and costs 85€ - 550€.

No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam, Centraal and arriving at Rossio via Estação Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Rotterdam to Lisbon, including transfers.