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There are 12 ways to get from Skegness to Lisbon by train, plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Lisbon  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the train from Skegness to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to London Kings Cross
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Lisbon (LIS) LHR - LIS

86€ - 511€

Cheapest option

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Lisbon  •  9h 21m

  1. Take the train from Skegness to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to Stevenage
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Lisbon (LIS) LTN - LIS

65€ - 385€

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Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Lisbon  •  8h 47m

  1. Take the train from Skegness to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to London Kings Cross
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  4. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Lisbon (LIS) LGW - LIS

110€ - 576€

Train, train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Lisbon  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the train from Skegness to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to Leeds
  3. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Lisbon (LIS) LBA - LIS

113€ - 404€

Train, train to London Stansted, fly to Lisbon  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the train from Skegness to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Stansted Airport
  4. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Lisbon (LIS) STN - LIS

97€ - 458€

Train, train to Manchester, fly to Lisbon  •  9h 57m

  1. Take the train from Skegness to Grantham
  2. Take the train from Grantham to Doncaster
  3. Take the train from Doncaster to Manchester Airport
  4. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Lisbon (LIS) MAN - LIS

99€ - 388€

Train to East Midlands, fly to Faro, train  •  12h 55m

  1. Take the train from Skegness to Nottingham
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Faro (FAO) EMA - FAO
  3. Take the train from Faro to Lisboa - Entrecampos

126€ - 394€

Bus, train via Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines  •  34h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Skegness, Coach Station to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn X12
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Lille Europe Eil
  4. Take the bus from Lille to Versailles, Versailles
  5. Take the bus from Versailles to Lisboa Oriente 320 / ...

Train, bus  •  40h 13m

  1. Take the train from Skegness to Nottingham
  2. Take the bus from NOTTINGHAM Station Street to LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London to Paris, Gallieni 450
  4. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Lisboa Oriente 320 / ...

130€ - 192€

Bus, train  •  3 days 12h

  1. Take the bus from Skegness, Coach Station to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn X12
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Lille Europe Eil
  4. Take the bus from Lille to Lisbon Sete Rios

Drive, car ferry  •  34h 7m

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

230€ - 546€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  22h 45m

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

423€ - 549€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Skegness to Lisbon is to train and fly which costs £55 - £350 and takes 9h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Skegness to Lisbon is to train and fly which costs £95 - £550 and takes 8h 47m.

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The distance between Skegness and Lisbon is 1760 km.

The best way to get from Skegness to Lisbon without a car is to bus and train via Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines which takes 34h 7m and costs .

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It takes approximately 8h 49m to get from Skegness to Lisbon, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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Iberia, KLM, Aer Lingus and four other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 4105+ hotels available in Lisbon. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Skegness to Lisbon.
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  • Distance: 1759.9 km
  • Duration: 8h 49m

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

There is no direct connection from Skegness to Lisbon. However, you can take the train to Grantham, take the train to London Kings Cross, take the walk to King's Cross St. Pancras station, take the subway to Paddington station, take the walk to London Paddington, take the train to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3, take the walk to London Heathrow airport, fly to Lisbon, take the walk to Lisbon Airport, then take the shuttle to Lisbon. Alternatively, you can take the train to Grantham, take the train to London Kings Cross, take the walk to King's Cross St. Pancras station, take the subway to Victoria station, take the walk to London Victoria, take the train to Gatwick Airport, take the walk to London Gatwick airport, fly to Lisbon, take the walk to Lisbon Airport, then take the shuttle to Lisbon.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 270€
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 270€
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 310€
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 330€
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 270€
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 230€
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 240€
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 270€
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 270€
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 290€
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
60€ - 290€
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 280€
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
55€ - 260€
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 290€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 250€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 270€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
55€ - 280€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 300€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 310€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
20€ - 300€
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
20€ - 300€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 160€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 160€
Flights from East Midlands to Faro
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
Flights from East Midlands to Faro via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 340€
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 280€
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 410€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 350€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 550€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 200€
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 200€
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 280€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 140€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 400€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 350€
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 240€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 230€
Flights from East Midlands to Faro
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 440€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 400€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 500€
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 340€
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 410€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 280€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 350€
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Cork
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 200€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 370€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 410€
Air Bagan
Website
airbagan.com
Flights from London Luton to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
21€ - 170€
Air Leisure
Website
air-leisure.com
Flights from London Stansted to Lisbon via Bologna
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 470€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 140€
Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Skegness to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
11€ - 17€
Off-Peak Single
22€ - 35€
Anytime Day Single
23€ - 35€
Anytime Single
30€ - 50€
Train from Grantham to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
5€ - 9€
Off-Peak Single
11€ - 18€
Anytime Day Single
12€ - 17€
Anytime Single
16€ - 24€
Train from Skegness to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
14€ - 21€
Off-Peak Single
29€ - 45€
Anytime Day Single
30€ - 45€
Anytime Single
40€ - 60€
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Grantham to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 150€
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
15€ - 22€
Anytime Day Single
65€ - 95€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
100€ - 150€
Train from Grantham to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 120€
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
11€ - 16€
Anytime Day Single
50€ - 75€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
80€ - 120€
Train from Grantham to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 120€
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
11€ - 17€
Anytime Day Single
50€ - 75€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
85€ - 120€
Train from Grantham to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 70€
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
4€ - 6€
Anytime Day Single
30€ - 45€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
45€ - 70€
Train from Grantham to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 95€
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
7€ - 11€
Anytime Day Single
40€ - 60€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
60€ - 95€
Train from Peterborough to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 120€
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
11€ - 16€
Anytime Day Single
50€ - 75€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
80€ - 120€
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
25€ - 35€
Anytime Day Single
30€ - 45€
Super Off-Peak Single
45€ - 65€
Off-Peak Single
50€ - 60€
Anytime Single
55€ - 70€
Train from Grantham to Stevenage
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
18€ - 26€
Anytime Day Single
25€ - 35€
Super Off-Peak Single
30€ - 45€
Off-Peak Single
39€ - 44€
Anytime Single
40€ - 55€
Train from Grantham to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
12€ - 17€
Anytime Day Single
18€ - 25€
Super Off-Peak Single
22€ - 29€
Off-Peak Single
25€ - 29€
Anytime Single
30€ - 35€
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
11€ - 16€
Off-Peak Day Single
19€ - 28€
Anytime Day Single
24€ - 35€
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€
Thameslink
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
146€
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Peterborough
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Skegness, Coach Station to Peterborough, Queensgate Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Stagecoach in Peterborough
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 Lille to Versailles, Versailles
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Versailles to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
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
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 NOTTINGHAM Station Street to LONDON VICTORIA Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
National Express
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 Lille to Lisbon Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
3 days 5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
190€ - 280€
Website
alsa.com
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€ - 310€
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
70€ - 90€
Car
220€ - 310€

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