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from Lisbon to Barcelona

You can get from Lisbon to Barcelona by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Lisbon to Barcelona on Sep 29 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:05AMLisbon Portela Airport1h55 12:00PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1311One-way
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10:00PMLisboa, Gare Oriente18h20 05:20PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord
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$1141One-way
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09:00PMLisbon Portela Airport1h55 11:55PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1311One-way
02:05PMLisbon Portela Airport1h55 05:00PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1431One-way
08:30AMLisbon Portela Airport6h20 03:50PMBarcelona El Prat Airport
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$1701One-way

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Wed
Sep 29
$114Alsa
$131Vueling
Thu
Sep 30
$114Alsa
$258Vueling
Fri
Oct 1
$86Alsa
$314Air Europa
Sat
Oct 2
$66Alsa
$314Air Europa
Sun
Oct 3
$74Alsa
$178Air Europa
Mon
Oct 4
$66Alsa
$95Iberia
Tue
Oct 5
$67Alsa
$170Iberia
Wed
Oct 6
$66Alsa
$93Vueling
Thu
Oct 7
$66Alsa
$64Vueling
Fri
Oct 8
$66Alsa
$64Vueling
Sat
Oct 9
$66Alsa
$152Iberia
Sun
Oct 10
$57Alsa
$87Vueling
Mon
Oct 11
$66Alsa
$122Iberia
Tue
Oct 12
$71Alsa
$385TAP Portugal
Wed
Oct 13
$63Alsa
$80Vueling
Thu
Oct 14
$56Alsa
$43Vueling
Fri
Oct 15
$56Alsa
$53TAP Portugal
Sat
Oct 16
$63Alsa
$131Vueling
Sun
Oct 17
$56Alsa
$118Vueling
Mon
Oct 18
$56Alsa
$59Vueling

Travel Information from Lisbon to Barcelona

distanceDistance623 miles (1005 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$49 - $81
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $49 (€39) • 1 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $49 (€39) • 1 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling or Alsa

Take a flight or bus to travel 623 miles (1005 km) to Barcelona from Lisbon. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $49 (€39). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Vueling or Alsa among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Lisbon to Barcelona.

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 How to Travel from Lisbon to Barcelona?

If you wish to travel from Lisbon to Barcelona, you will find that there are two available methods of transportation. Traveling by bus or by plane are the most convenient ways to reach Barcelona from Lisbon. The bus typically takes around 19 hours and 41 minutes with routes operating every day of the week. On the other hand, traveling by plane would only take 1 hour and 55 minutes and also offers departures every day. 

What is the Cheapest Way To Get from Lisbon to Barcelona?

The cheapest way to travel from Lisbon to Barcelona is generally by using the plane. Nonetheless, this depends on when you book your ticket. If you book just a few days in advance, buses might be more affordable. It is important to keep in mind that most bus routes require at least one transfer and the average journey can about a day. There are usually 33 bus trips per day, and they are operated by Eurolines, Alsa and FlixBus. Flights conveniently take you directly from Lisbon to Barcelona in just a few hours. There are a little over 30 flights per day, and the routes are operated by Air Europa, Iberia, KLM, PGA, TAP Portugal, and Vueling.

What is the Fastest Way to Travel from Lisbon to Barcelona?

The fastest way to travel from Lisbon and Barcelona is undoubtedly by plane. If you would opt for taking a bus to the final destination, not only would you encounter at least one transfer on average, but a journey by bus that lasts around 20 hours or more. On the other hand, planes conveniently depart from Lisbon Portela Airport (LPA) and arrive at the Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN) in two hours. 

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Travel from Lisbon to Barcelona by Bus

Traveling by bus from Lisbon to Barcelona is quite simple. You will find that the first buses will usually depart at around 6:00 a.m. with the last ones leaving at 9:30 p.m. You can catch a bus from multiple stations around the city, including Lisbon Gare Oriente, Aeropuerto Lisboa, Praça Marechal Humberto Delgado and Lisbon Sete Rios. In Barcelona, you will have the choice to arrive in Barcelona Estación Nord and Barcelona Sants Station, and the city center can be conveniently reached by subway or bus from either station. The average journey takes 19 hours and 40 minutes. There are usually about 33 buses that leave daily with at least one connection. Travelers will be able to choose between a number of operators, including FlixBus, Euroline, and Alsa.

Travel from Lisbon to Barcelona by Plane

The quickest and most convenient way to travel the route from Lisbon to Barcelona is by plane. You will find that about 30 to 40 planes are traveling directly or with one layover daily, with an average journey time of two hours. You will depart from the Lisbon Portela Airport (LPA) and arrive at the Barcelona El Prat Airport (BCN), both of which are conveniently located just a short bus or metro ride from the city center. The flights are operated by Air Europa, Iberia, KLM, PGA, TAP Portugal, and Vueling. Vueling is the flight operator that caters the cheapest and fastest routes.​

How to get from Lisbon to Barcelona

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Lisbon to Barcelona, 87,78% of our customers do not hesitate to choose the flight as their preferred way to travel. Nowadays, passengers who want to fly around Europe have more options than ever before. With dozens of budget airlines covering several routes which connect to virtually all European countries, taking a flight to reach your desired destination is easy and inexpensive. The low fares and the short flight time are, among others, some of the reasons why our users choose the airplane as the best way to get from Lisbon to Barcelona, even if they have to face baggage limitations and long lines at check-in and security control. You can book your flights with Omio to make sure you are always taking the fastest route or getting the best deal. You can also add extra luggage and book securely with several methods of payment such as Apple Pay, PayPal and more.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Barcelona, Spain from Lisbon, Portugal?

Travel from Lisbon, Portugal to Barcelona, Spain is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Barcelona from Lisbon restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Barcelona, Spain from Lisbon?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 9/27/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Lisbon to Barcelona closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Lisbon, Portugal from Barcelona, Spain due to COVID-19?

Return travel to Lisbon, Portugal from Spain is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Portugal from Spain?

Entry into Portugal is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Portugal from Spain?

Requirements for reentering Portugal:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Portugal?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Portugal to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Lisbon, Portugal was last verified on 9/26/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Lisbon from Barcelona.

How do I get from Lisbon to Barcelona?

There are 2 ways to travel to Barcelona from Lisbon including taking a flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Lisbon to Barcelona?

The cheapest way to go to Barcelona from Lisbon is by taking a flight, which costs on average $49 (€39).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Barcelona:

Taking a flight is about $32 (€26) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $81 (€65) for this trip.

What is the fastest way from Lisbon to Barcelona?

The quickest way to travel between Lisbon and Barcelona is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 50 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 18 h 5 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Lisbon to Barcelona?

The Lisbon to Barcelona distance is around 623 miles (1005 km).

What are the departure and arrival points in Lisbon and in Barcelona?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Lisbon to Barcelona:

  • Flights most often depart from Lisbon at Lisbon Portela Airport and arrive in Barcelona at Barcelona El Prat Airport.
  • Buses from Lisbon to Barcelona most often leave from Lisbon, Gare Rodoviaria Sete Rios and arrive in Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord.
Which travel companies can get me from Lisbon to Barcelona?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Lisbon to Barcelona, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Vueling for flights to Barcelona. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Vueling Lisbon to Barcelona tickets on Omio for $49 (€39).
  • Alsa can take you to Barcelona by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Alsa from Lisbon to Barcelona for $81 (€65).
Can I find a direct route from Lisbon to Barcelona?

Yes, there are direct routes from Lisbon to Barcelona with the following travel companies:

  • You can book a direct flight with Vueling or TAP Portugal.
  • You can book a direct bus with.

Direct services to Barcelona tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Lisbon to Barcelona?
Your trip from Lisbon to Barcelona doesn't have to end in Barcelona. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Paris or Valencia. If you’d like to add Madrid, Paris or Valencia to your Lisbon to Barcelona tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Barcelona today!
When should I purchase a ticket from Lisbon to Barcelona online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Lisbon to Barcelona, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $49 (€39) one way.
  • Bus tickets cost on average $81 (€65) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Lisbon to Barcelona online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.