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from London to Lisbon

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

Our recommendation

To get from London to Lisbon on Sep 19 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:35AMLondon Stansted Airport2h40 12:15PMLisbon Portela Airport
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$851One-way
Cheapest
12:05PMLondon Stansted Airport2h40 02:45PMLisbon Portela Airport
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$801One-way
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02:25PMLondon Stansted Airport2h40 05:05PMLisbon Portela Airport
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$851One-way
05:20PMLondon Stansted Airport2h40 08:00PMLisbon Portela Airport
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$1021One-way
08:30PMLondon Heathrow Airport2h45 11:15PMLisbon Portela Airport
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$991One-way

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Sat
Sep 18
$129TAP Portugal
Sun
Sep 19
$69easyJet
Mon
Sep 20
$30Ryanair
Tue
Sep 21
$23Ryanair
Wed
Sep 22
$30Ryanair
Thu
Sep 23
$44easyJet
Fri
Sep 24
$25Ryanair
Sat
Sep 25
$65Ryanair
Sun
Sep 26
$25Ryanair
Mon
Sep 27
$14Ryanair
Tue
Sep 28
$31Ryanair
Wed
Sep 29
$23Ryanair
Thu
Sep 30
$53Ryanair
Fri
Oct 1
$35Ryanair
Sat
Oct 2
$27Ryanair
Sun
Oct 3
$30Ryanair
Mon
Oct 4
$17wizz air uk
Tue
Oct 5
$41Ryanair
Wed
Oct 6
$19wizz air uk
Thu
Oct 7
$35easyJet
Fri
Oct 8
$30wizz air uk

Travel Information from London to Lisbon

distanceDistance983 miles (1585 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $69 (€55) • 2 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet

Travel 983 miles (1585 km) by flight between London and Lisbon. EasyJet is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Lisbon.

General Information about the journey from London to Lisbon

Situated around 984 miles apart, taking the plane is the fastest and most convenient option for traveling from London to Lisbon. Regular flights depart from Gatwick and Heathrow airport in London and arrive at Lisbon airport within 3 hours, dependent upon whether the flight is direct or containing stops. Gatwick and Heathrow are both easily accessible, only adding to the convenience of this form of travel. 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.

Traveling from London toLisbon

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 Lisbon. 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.

Taking the bus from London to Lisbon, although possible, is a long journey. However, for those who are time rich, the journey involves no changes and can be a good way to see the evolving landscape of the almost 1000 mile journey. The journey is mainly provided by ALSA and makes the journey 4 times a day.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Lisbon, Portugal if I’m coming from London, United Kingdom?

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

Is international entry into Lisbon from London restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lisbon, Portugal from London?

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Lisbon, Portugal?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 9/14/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from London to Lisbon closer to your planned date of departure here.

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

The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from Portugal is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to London from Lisbon restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in London from Lisbon?

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in London, United Kingdom?

You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 9/17/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Lisbon closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from London to Lisbon?

You can get from London to Lisbon by flight.

What is the fastest way to travel between London and Lisbon?

A flight is the fastest way to get to Lisbon from London with an average travel time for this route around 2 h 40 min.

How many miles from London to Lisbon would I travel?

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from London to Lisbon?

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

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

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

  • Travel with easyJet for flights to Lisbon. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for easyJet London to Lisbon tickets on Omio for $69 (€55).
Where should I go next after I travel from London to Lisbon?
Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Lisbon often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Madrid, Porto or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Lisbon itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Lisbon and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets to Lisbon from London online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket costs $69 (€55) one way on average for this trip.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Lisbon
London
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London Liverpool Street Stn
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
London Bridge
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