There are 9 ways to get from Zürich to Portugal by plane, train, bus, night train 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 Zurich to Porto  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Porto (OPO) ZRH - OPO

$60 - $263

8 alternative options

Fly Zurich to Lisbon  •  5 h 24 min

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

$61 - $292

Train to Basel, fly to Porto  •  6 h 20 min

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

$93 - $348

Train to Basel, fly to Lisbon  •  6 h 35 min

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

$109 - $387

Train, bus  •  24 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Tomar
  4. Take the train from Entroncamento to Lisboa Santa Apolonia

$366 - $491

Bus Eurolines CH  •  37 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Lisboa Oriente

$160 - $190

Bus InterNorte  •  40 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Chambéry Zurich > Berne > Fribourg > Bulle > Lausanne > Genève - gare routière > Annemasse > Annecy > Chambéry > Grenoble centre - gare routière > Avignon > Montpellier > Narbonne > Perpignan > Figueras > Gérone > Lloret de Mar > Barcelone > Barcelone - gare Sants
  2. Take the bus from Chambéry to Lisboa Estação do Oriente

$128 - $184

Train, night train  •  25 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Hendaye Tgv
  3. Take the night train from Irun to Lisboa Santa Apolonia Hot

$398 - $491

Drive  •  20 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Lisbon 1332.4 miles

$300 - $440

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Portugal?

TAP Portugal, Vueling Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Zürich to Matosinhos hourly. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Zürich to Lisbon 3 times a day. Tickets cost $160 - $190 and the journey takes 36 h 37 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
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 Porto via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Basel to Porto via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Zurich to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Porto via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Basel to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Basel to Porto via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Basel to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Zurich to Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
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
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Porto via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
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 Porto
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Porto via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
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 Porto via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Zurich to Porto via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Basel to Porto via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Basel to Lisbon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Basel to Porto via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
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
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
$23 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $29
1st Class
$43
Train from Zürich HB to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $210
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Entroncamento to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$10 - $17
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 - $160
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
36 h 37 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
$15 - $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 - $160
Schedules at
internorte.pt

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Zürich to Portugal?

The distance between Zürich and Portugal is 1548 km. The road distance is 2132 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Portugal is to fly which costs SFr 60 - SFr 290 and takes 5 h 24 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Portugal is to fly which takes 5 h 15 min and costs SFr 55 - SFr 260.

Is there a direct bus between Zürich and Portugal?

No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Portugal. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Cais Lingueta via Estação Oriente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 32 min.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Zürich to Portugal, including transfers.