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Travel Information between Lisbon and Edinburgh

distanceDistance1219 miles (1966 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • £121 • 3 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM

Take a flight to travel 1219 miles (1966 km) between Lisbon and Edinburgh. KLM is the main travel provider operating this trip. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Lisbon to Edinburgh.

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Travel from Lisbon to Edinburgh
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FAQs
Does United Kingdom have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling from Lisbon to Edinburgh?

Travel between Lisbon, Portugal and Edinburgh, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Portugal enter United Kingdom?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Edinburgh from Lisbon?

Conditions of entry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 19/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Edinburgh from Lisbon.

Are there restrictions on reentering Portugal from Edinburgh, United Kingdom due to the coronavirus pandemic?

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

Is my journey back to Lisbon from Edinburgh restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Lisbon, Portugal?

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

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

This information about your return travel to Portugal was last checked on 17/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Lisbon from Edinburgh closer to your date of departure here.

What are my travel options from Lisbon to Edinburgh?

Travel Lisbon to Edinburgh by flight.

What is the fastest way to get to Edinburgh from Lisbon?

Going by flight is the quickest way from Lisbon to Edinburgh with an average travel time of 3 h 5 min.

How many miles from Lisbon to Edinburgh would I travel?

The distance from Lisbon to Edinburgh is approximately 1219 miles (1966 km).

Where do I depart from Lisbon? Where do I arrive in Edinburgh?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Lisbon to Edinburgh:

  • Flights mostly depart from Lisbon Portela Airport and arrive in Edinburgh Airport.
Which travel companies can take me from Lisbon to Edinburgh?

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

  • Travel with KLM for flights to Edinburgh. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for KLM Lisbon to Edinburgh tickets on Omio for £121.
Can I find a direct route to Edinburgh from Lisbon?

Yes, there is a direct route available to Edinburgh from Lisbon:

  • You can take a direct flight with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Edinburgh as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Lisbon to Edinburgh.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Edinburgh from Lisbon ends?
Your journey from Lisbon to Edinburgh doesn't have to end in Edinburgh. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you’d like to add London, Glasgow or Manchester to your Lisbon to Edinburgh trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Edinburgh today!
When should I buy a ticket to Edinburgh from Lisbon online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £121 one way.

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

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