There are 7 ways to get from Zürich 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 Zurich  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lisbon (LIS) ZRH - LIS

$58 - $289

6 alternative options

Train to Basel, fly  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Lisbon (LIS) BSL - LIS

$106 - $383

Train, bus  •  22 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants Ave
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  5. Take the bus from Madrid to Lisbon

$317 - $493

Train  •  33 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants Ave
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Vigo-Guixar A
  5. Take the train from Vigo-Guixar to Porto(Campanha) Ic
  6. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$389 - $588

Bus Eurolines CH  •  36 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Lisboa - Sete Rios

$160 - $190

Bus InterNorte  •  40 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Chambéry Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Chambéry to Lisboa Estação do Oriente

$128 - $173

Drive  •  20 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Lisbon 1332.4 miles

$300 - $440

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Lisbon is to fly which costs SFr 55 - SFr 290 and takes 5 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Lisbon is to fly which takes 5 h 7 min and costs SFr 55 - SFr 290.

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The distance between Zürich and Lisbon is 1723 km. The road distance is 2132 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to get from Zürich to Lisbon, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Lisboa - Sete Rios. Services depart three times a day, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 36 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Lisbon. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Lisboa Santa Apolonia via Geneve, Lyon Part Dieu, Barcelona Sants, Vigo-Guixar and Porto(Campanha). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 29 min.

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What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Lisbon, Portugal?

Swiss, TAP Portugal and 10 other airlines fly from Zürich to Lisbon hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Lisbon via Genève, Geneve, Lyon Part Dieu, Barcelona Sants, Vigo-Guixar, and Porto(Campanha) in around 33 h 29 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Basel to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $230
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Vigo-Guixar
Ave. Duration
13 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo-Guixar to Porto(Campanha)
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
renfe.com
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Porto(Campanha) to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
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
$56
Auto Res Normal
$51
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Lisboa - Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
36 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
Ouibus
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Chambéry to Lisboa Estação do Oriente
Ave. Duration
31 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
internorte.pt

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