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from Lisbon to London

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

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To get from Lisbon to London on Sep 24 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:20AMLisbon Portela Airport2h45 10:05AMLondon Heathrow Airport
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07:20AMLisbon Portela Airport2h45 10:05AMLondon Heathrow Airport
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10:25AMLisbon Portela Airport2h45 01:10PMLondon Luton Airport
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03:45PMLisbon Portela Airport2h45 06:30PMLondon Luton Airport
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08:40PMLisbon Portela Airport2h40 11:20PMLondon Gatwick Airport
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Travel Information from Lisbon to London

distanceDistance983 miles (1585 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $77 (€61) • 2 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet

Take a flight to travel 983 miles (1585 km) from Lisbon to London. EasyJet is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Lisbon to London.

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How to Travel from Lisbon to London

The journey from Lisbon to London is popular with travelers for both business and leisure. The trip between these two busy capital cities is convenient whether you choose to travel by bus, train or plane. Depending on the mode of transit and time of departure, journey times vary substantially. Key departure points in Lisbon include Gare Rodoviaria Sete Rios and the airport. Bus and plane journeys from Lisbon to London are available 7 days a week.

Lisbon to London Travel Comparison

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What is the best way to travel from Lisbon to London?

Cheapest way to travel from Lisbon to London


Flying is the cheapest way to travel from Lisbon to London, and booking in advance helps offset the cost of plane tickets. Taking the bus from Lisbon to London, although possible, is a long 36-hour journey. The trip does not involve any changes and can be a good way to see the surronding landscape of the almost 1000 mile ride. The bus route is mainly provided by ALSA and makes the journey 4 times a day.

Fastest way to travel from Lisbon to London


Flying is the fastest way to travel from Lisbon to London. Vueling, KLM, Iberia, Austrian, Air France and Alitalia all offer one-stop flights, which make stops in a variety of connecting cities including Amsterdam and Paris, in order to break down the length of each flight. All of these airlines offer a large selection of flights that depart daily, sometimes less than an hour apart, that take anywhere from 6 to 12 hours to arrive in London. However, for those who prefer a direct flight, a journey with TapPortugal will take no more than 3 hours, with around 8 flights each day departing at 2-hour intervals.

Most popular way to travel from Lisbon to London


Situated around 984 miles apart, taking the plane is the most popular option for traveling from Lisbon to London. Regular flights depart from Lisbon and arrive at Gatwick and Heathrow airport within 3 hours, depending on whether the flight is direct. Flying is especially convient for travelers landing in Gatwick and Heathrow, because both are easily to reach the city center from. The Heathrow express train departs from Paddington and arrives at Heathrow, whereas the Gatwick express train departs from Victoria in central London and arrives at Gatwick. Both trains offer continuous departures throughout the day.

How to get from Lisbon to London

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Lisbon to London, 100,00% 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 London, 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.

Search on Omio to find cheap tickets from Lisbon to London. It’s easy to find the most attractive prices and choose your preferred route for your journey. Book on web or app, and travel with your mobile ticket —without the stress of printing your ticket.

Attractions in London

London receives the most international arrivals out of any city in the world. Some of London's main attractions include the Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, St Paul's Cathedral, Tower Bridge, the London Eye, the British Museum, the Tate Modern and Wembley Stadium as well as Chelsea, Arsenal, and Tottenham Hotspur football clubs.

Travel Tips

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Travel to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Lisbon to London.
What are the international travel restrictions for United Kingdom due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to London from Lisbon?

Travel from Lisbon, Portugal to London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into London 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 London, United Kingdom from Lisbon?

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 9/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Lisbon and London closer to your planned date of departure here.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Portugal from London, United Kingdom?

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

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Portugal from United Kingdom?

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

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

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 with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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 9/22/21. 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 London.

What are the ways to get from Lisbon to London?

You can travel from Lisbon to London by flight.

What is the fastest way from Lisbon to London?

Going by flight is the quickest way from Lisbon to London with an average travel time of 2 h 40 min.

What is the distance between Lisbon and London?

The distance is approximately 983 miles (1585 km) from Lisbon to London.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Lisbon to London:

  • Most travelers board their plane from Lisbon Portela Airport and arrive in London Heathrow Airport.
Who can get me from Lisbon to London?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with from Lisbon to London:

  • You can travel by plane to London from Lisbon with easyJet, and you can find easyJet Lisbon to London tickets for $77 (€61) on Omio.
Is there a direct service from Lisbon to London?

Yes, there is a direct service from Lisbon to London:

  • You'll find direct flights with Ryanair or TAP Portugal.

Direct services to London 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 route.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Lisbon to London ends?
Your trip from Lisbon to London doesn't have to end in London. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’d like to add Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels to your Lisbon to London tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from London today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets to London from Lisbon online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Lisbon to London, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $77 (€61) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Lisbon to London tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

LISBOA (Gare Oriente)
Lisboa - Santa Apolonia