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There are 9 ways to get from Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS) 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.

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Lisbon (LIS) AMS - LIS

€50 - €233

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Train to Eindhoven, fly  •  6h 27m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Lisbon (LIS) EIN - LIS

€46 - €184

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Fly from Rotterdam  •  5h 9m

  1. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Lisbon (LIS) RTM - LIS

€87 - €302

Train to Brussels, fly  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Lisbon (LIS) BRU - LIS

€87 - €249

Train, train to Charleroi, fly  •  8h 16m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
  3. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Lisbon (LIS) CRL - LIS

€85 - €528

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  8h 41m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Lisbon (LIS) DUS - LIS

€102 - €253

Bus  •  32h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine BlaBlaCar Bus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris to Lisbon 793 / ...

€96 - €133

Train, night train  •  23h 44m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Hendaye Tgv
  3. Take the night train from Hendaye to Lisboa - Oriente

€287 - €478

Drive  •  20h 13m

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS) 2168.2 km

€270 - €400

Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS) by bus and subway

The journey time between Rotterdam and Lisbon Airport (LIS) is around 41h 18m and covers a distance of around 2366 km. The fastest journey normally takes 41h 13m. Operated by Blablabus, FlixBus and Metro Lisboa, the Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS) service departs from Rotterdam and arrives in Aeroporto. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
41h 18m
Fastest journey time:
41h 13m
Journey distance:
2366 km
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€96
Carbon emissions:
295 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:55
Last service departs at:
00:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS) bus and subway schedules

Netherlands → Portugal
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International entry into Portugal from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Portugal, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area

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Conditions of entry into Portugal from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, India, Nepal and South Africa
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • 14-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
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Rules to follow in Portugal

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Considerations leaving from Netherlands

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Portugal from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lisbon Airport (LIS) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 808 24 24 24.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from Portugal.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to train and fly which costs €45 - €190 and takes 6h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to fly which costs €85 - €310 and takes 5h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS). However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Aeroporto via Gare du Nord, Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2, Hendaye and Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 44m.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 1802 km. The road distance is 2168.2 km.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS) without a car is to bus which takes 32h 45m and costs €95 - €140.

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It takes approximately 5h 20m to get from Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS), including transfers.

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Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS) train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is to fly which takes 5h 9m and costs €85 - €310. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €95 - €140 and takes 32h 45m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 55m.

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Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 1h behind Rotterdam. It is currently 5:41 PM in Rotterdam and 4:41 PM in Lisbon Airport (LIS).

Map of how to get from Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS).
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  • Distance: 1801.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 20m

What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Lisbon Airport (LIS), Portugal?

Transavia Holland flies from Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS) 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS) via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Paris, Lisbon, and Oriente in around 32h 45m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €380
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €350
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €350
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €430
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €430
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €330
Flights from Rotterdam to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €360
Flights from Eindhoven to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €390
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€29 - €240
Flights from Eindhoven to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €390
Flights from Eindhoven to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €390
Flights from Charleroi to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€24 - €190
Flights from Charleroi to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€24 - €190
Flights from Charleroi to Lisbon via Marseille
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€24 - €190
Flights from Charleroi to Lisbon via Pisa
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€24 - €190
Flights from Charleroi to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€24 - €190
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €420
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €390
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €430
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €430
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €350
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €280
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €270
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €170
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €280
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €370
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€180 - €390
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Brussels to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €280
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €160
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €470
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€100 - €350
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €21
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €13
1st Class
€16 - €21
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€13 - €19
1st Class
€23 - €35
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €24
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €15
1st Class
€17 - €24
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €45
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€19 - €27
1st Class
€30 - €45
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Thalys
Standard
€40 - €55
Comfort
€50 - €70
Premium
€50 - €75
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €90
Website
Thalys
Standard
€45 - €65
Comfort
€55 - €75
Premium
€60 - €90
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €110
Website
Thalys
Standard
€50 - €75
Comfort
€65 - €85
Premium
€75 - €110
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€95 - €200
Website
Thalys
Standard
€95 - €140
Comfort
€110 - €150
Premium
€140 - €200
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €330
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€290 - €330
Standard
€65 - €80
Standard Premier
€110 - €140
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €10
1st Class
€10 - €16
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€110 - €160
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€110 - €140
1st Class
€130 - €160
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
Night train from Hendaye to Lisboa - Oriente
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€75 - €110
Bus operators
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 Rotterdam to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
Blablabus
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 Rotterdam Central Station to Paris
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€22 - €27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€80 - €100
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS) train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Lisboa - Oriente station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS) is 2168 km. It takes approximately 20h 13m to drive from Rotterdam to Lisbon Airport (LIS).

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easyJet, Vueling Airlines, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 1183+ hotels available in Lisbon Airport (LIS). Prices start at €87 per night.

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