There are 9 ways to get from Skopje to Lisbon by plane, train, bus 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

Fly from Skopje  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Lisbon (LIS) SKP - LIS

$120 - $220

Cheapest option

Train to Pristina, fly  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Skopje to Miradi e Poshtme
  2. Fly from Pristina (PRN) to Lisbon (LIS) PRN - LIS

$85 - $390

7 alternative options

Bus to Sofia, fly  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Lisbon (LIS) SOF - LIS

$97 - $352

Bus, train  •  40 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Vicenza
  2. Take the train from Vicenza to Milano Centrale Fr
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Marseille-Saint-Charles Ec
  4. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  5. Take the bus from Madrid to Lisbon

$335 - $491

Bus Eurolines IT  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Milan
  2. Take the bus from Milano - Lampugnano to Lisboa - Sete Rios

$190 - $284

Bus Georg  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Lisbon

$425 - $569

Bus Dary Commerce  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Lisbon Gare do Oriente

$147 - $153

Train, bus  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Take the train from Skopje to Belgrade 334
  2. Take the train from Beograd to Zürich HB En
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  4. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Fundao
  5. Take the train from Fundao to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$336 - $545

Drive  •  33 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Skopje to Lisbon 2239.9 miles

$500 - $750

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The cheapest way to get from Skopje to Lisbon is to fly which costs $120 - $220 and takes 8 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Skopje to Lisbon is to fly which costs $120 - $220 and takes 8 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Skopje to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Skopje and arriving at Lisboa - Sete Rios via Milano - Lampugnano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 6 h.

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The distance between Skopje and Lisbon is 2601 km. The road distance is 3583.8 km.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Lisbon without a car is to bus and train which takes 40 h 53 min and costs $330 - $500.

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It takes approximately 8 h 46 min to get from Skopje to Lisbon, including transfers.

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Skopje to Lisbon bus services, operated by Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, depart from Skopje station.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Lisbon is to fly which takes 8 h 46 min and costs $120 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $190 - $290 and takes 2 days 6 h.

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Map of how to get from Skopje to Lisbon.
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  • Distance: 1625.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 46 min

What companies run services between Skopje, Macedonia and Lisbon, Portugal?

Edelweiss Air, TAP Portugal and nine other airlines fly from Skopje to Lisbon every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Skopje to Lisbon via Milan and Milano - Lampugnano in around 2 days 6 h.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Skopje to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Flights from Skopje to Lisbon via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pristina to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Pristina to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Skopje to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Pristina to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Pristina to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Skopje to Lisbon via Vienna
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Pristina to Lisbon via Vienna
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Skopje to Lisbon via London Luton
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Flights from Pristina to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Skopje to Lisbon via Zagreb, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $430
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sofia to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Train operators
Trainkos
Phone
038 534 – 814
Email
info@trainkos.com
Website
trainkos.com
Train from Skopje to Miradi e Poshtme
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
trainkos.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Vicenza to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Vicenza to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $110
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Zürich HB to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $230
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional 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 train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Fundao to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$21 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Vicenza
Ave. Duration
13 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Milan
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Schedules at
ms.mk
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
Avanza Grupo
Phone
+34 (0) 91 272 28 32
Email
informacion@avanzabus.com
Website
avanzabus.com
Bus from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
avanzabus.com
Auto Res Express
$57
Auto Res Normal
$51
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 days 6 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$410 - $550
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Sofia to Lisbon Gare do Oriente
Ave. Duration
2 days 7 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$133
Schedules at
dary.bg
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Paris City Centre - Bercy to Fundao
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
Ouibus

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