Lisbon to Porto

Lisbon to Porto

  Oct 31, 2021, 63 trips (5 – 209)

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3h First: 6:30 Last: 20:10

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55m First: 6:00 Last: 23:05

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Lisbon to Porto Schedule

Lisbon to Porto Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
TAP Portugal Economy #TP192606:00 - 07:00€ 187.68
TAP Portugal Economy #TP396208:05 - 09:05€ 116.29
TAP Portugal Economy #TP194011:05 - 12:05€ 211.14
FlixBus Economy 12:30 - 15:45€ 5
TAP Portugal Economy #TP194615:00 - 16:00€ 162.18
FlixBus Economy 16:30 - 19:45€ 8
TAP Portugal Economy #TP195018:00 - 19:00€ 148.92
FlixBus Economy 18:30 - 21:45€ 8
Gipsyy Standard AC 19:20 - 22:20€ 7.69
Portuguese Railways 1st class 18:09 - 21:30€ 49.06
FlixBus Economy 20:10 - 23:55€ 10
TAP Portugal Economy #TP196023:05 - 00:05€ 148.92

Transportation from Lisbon to Porto

How to get from Lisbon to Porto

When you want to get from Lisbon to Porto, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about EUR 211.14. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as EUR 5.00.

How far is Lisbon from Porto?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Lisbon to Porto. Your trip will be a total of 206 miles (331 km). The flying distance is 178 miles (285 km).

How long does it take to get from Lisbon to Porto?

The travel time from Lisbon to Porto can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 21 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Lisbon to Porto?

The cost of the trip from Lisbon to Porto varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is FlixBus: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as EUR 5.00 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as EUR 211.14.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Lisbon to Porto:

  • Bus tickets - EUR 5.00 to EUR 10.00;
  • Train tickets - EUR 20.00 to EUR 49.00;
  • Plane tickets - EUR 96.00 to EUR 211.00;

How many trips per day are there between Lisbon and Porto?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Lisbon to Porto depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 06:30 - you can also take a bus as late as 20:10. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Lisbon to Porto. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is EUR 96.00.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Lisbon to Porto
EasyJet, Ryanair, TAP Portugal


Taking a bus from Lisbon to Porto is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Lisbon to Porto

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Lisbon to Porto? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.