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There are 9 ways to get from Stuttgart to Lisbon by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly from Stuttgart  •  5h 45m

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Lisbon (LIS) STR - LIS

84€ - 312€

Cheapest option

Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Lisbon (LIS) FRA - LIS

78€ - 207€

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Train to Zurich, fly  •  8h 18m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zuerich Hb
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lisbon (LIS) ZRH - LIS

101€ - 324€

Train, train to Munich, fly  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen-Pasing
  2. Take the train from Muenchen-Pasing to Muenchen Flughafen Terminal
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Lisbon (LIS) MUC - LIS

96€ - 427€

Bus  •  37h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart - Airport to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine Munich - Bus station > Stuttgart - Airport > Karlsruhe > Pont de l'Europe - Allemagne > Pont de l'Europe - France > Strasbourg > Metz > Reims > Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  2. Take the bus from Paris to Almada 793

105€ - 131€

Bus via Madrid  •  3 days 14h

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Madrid Estacion Sur
  2. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Lisbon Sete Rios

256€ - 360€

Train, night train via Paris  •  24h 34m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris l'Est Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Hendaye Tgv
  3. Take the night train from Hendaye to Santa Apolónia

280€ - 411€

Train, night train  •  26h 45m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Hendaye Ter / ...
  4. Take the night train from Hendaye to Santa Apolónia

277€ - 417€

Drive  •  21h 4m

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Lisbon 2228.6 km

260€ - 380€

Germany → Portugal
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Conditions of entry into Portugal from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
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  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, Croatia, Cyprus, France, India, Lithuania, Netherlands, South Africa and Sweden
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Portugal from Germany.

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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

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lisbon is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lisbon is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lisbon 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.

Yes, entry into Germany from Portugal is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Stuttgart to Lisbon is to bus, which costs 100€ - 140€ and takes 37h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Lisbon is to fly which costs 80€ - 320€ and takes 5h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Feuersee and arriving at Cacilhas via Universität, Stuttgart - Airport, Paris and Cova Piedade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Santa Apolónia via Gare de l'Est, Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 and Hendaye. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 34m.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Lisbon is 1840 km. The road distance is 2228.6 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Lisbon without a car is to bus which takes 37h 25m and costs 100€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 5h 45m to get from Stuttgart to Lisbon, including transfers.

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Stuttgart to Lisbon bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Stuttgart - Airport station.

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Stuttgart to Lisbon train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Lisbon is to fly which takes 5h 45m and costs 80€ - 320€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 140€ and takes 37h 25m.

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  • Distance: 1840.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 45m

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Lisbon, Portugal?

Eurowings, Swiss and four other airlines fly from Stuttgart to Lisbon 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stuttgart to Lisbon via Universität, Stuttgart - Airport, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Paris, and Cova Piedade in around 37h 25m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 500€
Flights from Stuttgart to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 490€
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 440€
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 420€
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 550€
Flights from Munich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 370€
Flights from Munich to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 370€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 500€
Flights from Stuttgart to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 490€
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 440€
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 450€
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 420€
Flights from Munich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 370€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
80€ - 420€
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 450€
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 500€
Flights from Munich to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 370€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 380€
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 310€
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 410€
Flights from Munich to Lisbon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 390€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 420€
Flights from Munich to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 500€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 280€
Flights from Munich to Lisbon via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
60€ - 320€
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
80€ - 480€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
28€ - 120€
Flights from Frankfurt to Lisbon via Valencia
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
28€ - 120€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
65€ - 280€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen-Pasing
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Railjet
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen-Pasing
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen-Pasing
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen-Pasing to Muenchen Flughafen Terminal
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 130€
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 160€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 140€
1st Class
130€ - 160€
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
Train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
140€ - 200€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
140€ - 170€
1st Class
160€ - 200€
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
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 Santa Apolónia
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
75€ - 110€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Strasbourg to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
260€ - 470€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 60€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
28€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
40€ - 60€
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 Stuttgart - Airport to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
19€ - 24€
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 Paris to Almada
Ave. Duration
24h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 100€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Stuttgart to Madrid Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
3 days 4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
200€ - 280€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Lisbon Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
alsa.com

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h.

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Stuttgart to Lisbon bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Almada station.

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Lisbon is 1h behind Stuttgart. It is currently 4:35 PM in Stuttgart and 3:35 PM in Lisbon.

Stuttgart to Lisbon train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Santa Apolónia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Lisbon is 2229 km. It takes approximately 21h 4m to drive from Stuttgart to Lisbon.

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Brussels Airlines, Eurowings, Swiss and three other airlines offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 4790+ hotels available in Lisbon. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs 3€ - 6€.

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