There are 14 ways to get from Wales to Portugal by train, plane, bus, night train, car or car ferry

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 to Bristol, fly to Lisbon  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Lisbon (LIS) BRS - LIS

$101 - $366

Cheapest option

Bus to Manchester, fly to Porto  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Chester, Railway Station to Manchester Airport The Station
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Porto (OPO) MAN - OPO

$59 - $192

12 alternative options

Bus to Manchester, fly to Lisbon  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Chester, Railway Station to Manchester Airport The Station
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Lisbon (LIS) MAN - LIS

$70 - $301

Train to Bristol, fly to Porto  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Porto (OPO) BRS - OPO

$95 - $357

Line 4 bus, train to Liverpool, fly to Porto  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Buckley, Police Station (Buckley Police Station) to Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier)
  2. Take the train from Chester to Liverpool James Street
  3. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Porto (OPO) LPL - OPO

$62 - $882

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Porto  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Porto (OPO) LGW - OPO

$150 - $448

Line 4 bus, train to Liverpool, fly to Lisbon  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Buckley, Police Station (Buckley Police Station) to Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier)
  2. Take the train from Chester to Liverpool James Street
  3. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Lisbon (LIS) LPL - LIS

$88 - $291

Train to London Stansted, fly to Porto  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Porto (OPO) STN - OPO

$145 - $585

Train, bus, night train  •  36 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  3. Take the bus from Bruselas to Irun
  4. Take the night train from Irun to Lisboa Santa Apolonia Hot

$327 - $656

Train, bus  •  36 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Lisboa - Sete Rios

$315 - $549

Drive, car ferry  •  30 h 58 min

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

$233 - $637

Bus FlixBus  •  38 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Castle Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Center - Bercy
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Lisbon, Lisboa 793

$144 - $237

Bus InterNorte  •  40 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Castle Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Center - Bercy
  3. Take the bus from Paris Porte De Charenton to Lisboa Oriente

$150 - $213

Train, car ferry, night train  •  42 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Portsmouth & Southsea
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
  3. Take the train from Santander to Valladolid Campo Grande A / ...
  4. Take the night train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Lisboa Santa Apolonia Hot

$284 - $809

What companies run services between Wales and Portugal?

You can take a bus from Cardiff to Lisbon via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Paris City Center - Bercy, Paris, Paris, Lisbon, Lisboa, and Estação Oriente in around 38 h 20 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Manchester to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Bristol to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Liverpool to Porto via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $440
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Liverpool to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from London Stansted to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Liverpool to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Liverpool to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Flights from London Stansted to Porto via La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Flights from London Stansted to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Flights from London Stansted to Porto via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $390
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Bristol to Lisbon via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Porto via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $450
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Train from Chester to Liverpool James Street
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $18
Train from Newport (S Wales) to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Train from Cardiff Central to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $160
Train from Cardiff Central to Portsmouth & Southsea
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $150
CrossCountry
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Liverpool James Street
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $17
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $220
Premier
$170 - $250
Train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $160
Premier
$130 - $180
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Irun to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santander to Valladolid Campo Grande
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Valladolid Campo Grande to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
easyBus
Bus from Chester, Railway Station to Manchester Airport The Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Buckley, Police Station (Buckley Police Station) to Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Lille to Lisboa - Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
30 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $230
Schedules at
eurolines.nl
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Lisbon, Lisboa
Ave. Duration
24 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Website
flixbus.co.uk
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Paris Porte De Charenton to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
27 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
internorte.pt
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
$90 - $410
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$90 - $120
Car
$290 - $410
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Santander
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Adult
$110 - $150
Car
$360 - $500

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Wales to Portugal?

The distance between Wales and Portugal is 1400 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Wales to Portugal?

The cheapest way to get from Wales to Portugal is to bus and fly which costs £40 - £140 and takes 7 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Wales to Portugal?

The quickest way to get from Wales to Portugal is to train and fly which takes 5 h 35 min and costs £65 - £260.

Is there a direct bus between Wales and Portugal?

No, there is no direct bus from Wales to Portugal. However, there are services departing from Cardiff, Castle Street and arriving at Cais Lingueta via London, Paris, Paris and Estação Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Wales to Portugal?

It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Wales to Portugal, including transfers.