There are 11 ways to get from Scotland to Portugal by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry, night train, car 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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Fly Edinburgh to Porto  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Porto (OPO) EDI - OPO

$61 - $290

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Fly Glasgow to Lisbon  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Lisbon (LIS) GLA - LIS

$66 - $357

Fly Glasgow to Porto  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Porto (OPO) GLA - OPO

$75 - $318

Fly Edinburgh to Lisbon  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Lisbon (LIS) EDI - LIS

$72 - $299

Train, bus via Castelo Branco  •  28 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  3. Take the train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Castelo Branco
  5. Take the train from Castelo Branco to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$526 - $919

Train, bus  •  29 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  3. Take the train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Lisboa - 7 Rios

$458 - $797

Train, bus Eurolines NL  •  40 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Lisboa Estação do Oriente

$215 - $455

Bus, bus and ferry  •  44 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Lisboa sete Rios

$247 - $388

Train, car ferry, Trenhotel  •  44 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Santander
  3. Take the train from Santander to Valladolid Campo Grande A / ...
  4. Take the train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Medina del Campo R / ...
  5. Take the Trenhotel from Medina del Campo to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$398 - $815

Drive, car ferry  •  36 h 20 min

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

$295 - $681

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  26 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Glasgow to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Lisbon

$547 - $732

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Scotland to Portugal is to fly which costs £45 - £230 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Scotland to Portugal is to fly which costs £50 - £280 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The distance between Scotland and Portugal is 1177 miles.

It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Scotland to Portugal, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Scotland to Portugal. However, there are services departing from Glasgow and arriving at Sapadores via London Victoria, Lille and Sete Rios. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 6 min.

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The nearest airport to Portugal is Viseu (VSE) Airport which is 48.7 miles away. Other nearby airports include Porto (OPO) (93.3 miles), Lisbon (LIS) (110.1 miles), Vigo (VGO) (157.3 miles) and Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) (201 miles).

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Scotland to Portugal bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Inverness station.

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Map of how to get from Scotland to Portugal.
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  • Distance: 1176.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

What companies run services between Scotland and Portugal?

Ryanair, Transavia France and seven other airlines fly from Edinburgh to Matosinhos every 4 hours.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Edinburgh to Porto via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Edinburgh to Porto via Weeze
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Edinburgh to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Glasgow to Porto via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Flights from Glasgow to Porto via Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Flights from Glasgow to Porto via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Flights from Glasgow to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Edinburgh to Porto via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Glasgow to Porto via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Porto via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Glasgow to Porto via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Glasgow to Porto via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Glasgow to Porto via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Porto via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Porto via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,100 - $6,000
Flights from Glasgow to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $8,500
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Porto via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Porto via Budapest
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $260
Premier
$190 - $300
Train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$50 - $140
Premier
$120 - $160
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Castelo Branco to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
cp.pt
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$21 - $35
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santander to Valladolid Campo Grande
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Medina del Campo
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Medina del Campo to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bordeaux to Castelo Branco
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille to Lisboa sete Rios
Ave. Duration
28 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $270
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Centre to Lisboa - 7 Rios
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Lille to Lisboa Estação do Oriente
Ave. Duration
30 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Schedules at
eurolines.nl
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
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$80 - $110
Car
$250 - $350

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