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from Zurich to Lisbon

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

Our recommendation

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

11:15Zurich Airport20h50 07:05Lisbon Portela Airport
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£1091One-way
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11:15Zurich Airport20h50 07:05Lisbon Portela Airport
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£1091One-way
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12:45Zurich Airport2h55 14:40Lisbon Portela Airport
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£3441One-way
12:45Zurich Airport2h55 14:40Lisbon Portela Airport
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£3711One-way
07:45Zurich Airport25h55 08:40Lisbon Portela Airport
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£3031One-way

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Mon
18 Oct
£170Air Europa
Tue
19 Oct
£109Air Europa
Wed
20 Oct
£109Air Europa
Thu
21 Oct
£192Air Europa
Fri
22 Oct
£113TAP Portugal
Sat
23 Oct
£91Swiss
Sun
24 Oct
£102Air Europa
Mon
25 Oct
£95Iberia
Tue
26 Oct
£88Iberia
Wed
27 Oct
£103Air Europa
Thu
28 Oct
£125Iberia
Fri
29 Oct
£208Swiss
Sat
30 Oct
£133Iberia
Sun
31 Oct
£70Swiss
Mon
1 Nov
£113TAP Portugal
Tue
2 Nov
£86Iberia
Wed
3 Nov
£56Swiss
Thu
4 Nov
£70Air Europa
Fri
5 Nov
£78Air Europa
Sat
6 Nov
£49Air Europa
Sun
7 Nov
£71Swiss

Travel Information from Zurich to Lisbon

distanceDistance1068 miles (1722 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£50 - £97
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £50 • 2 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £50 • 2 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir Europa or Eurolines Switzerland

Travel 1068 miles (1722 km) by flight or coach to Lisbon from Zurich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £50. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Air Europa or Eurolines Switzerland among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Zurich to Lisbon.

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

Travel from Zurich, Switzerland to Lisbon, Portugal is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Lisbon from Zurich restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 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 17/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Zurich and Lisbon closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Zurich, Switzerland from Lisbon, Portugal?

Return travel to Zurich, Switzerland from Portugal is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Portugal?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Switzerland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Zurich, Switzerland was last verified on 15/10/2021. 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 Zurich from Lisbon.

How do you get from Zurich to Lisbon?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Lisbon from Zurich. You can take a flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way to go to Lisbon from Zurich?

The cheapest way from Zurich to Lisbon is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £50 compared to other travel options to Lisbon:

A flight is about £47 less than a coach, which costs on average £97 for this trip.

What is the fastest way to Lisbon from Zurich?

The fastest way to get to Lisbon from Zurich is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 55 min.

There are alternative travel options to Lisbon that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 34 h 40 min   of travel time.

How far is Lisbon from Zurich?

You should expect to travel around 1068 miles (1722 km) from Zurich to Lisbon.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Zurich to Lisbon?

The average frequency per day from Zurich to Lisbon is:

  • 1 coach a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Lisbon from Zurich as scheduled services by flight or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Zurich to Lisbon?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Zurich Airport and arrive in Lisbon Portela Airport.
  • Coaches from Zurich to Lisbon most often leave from Zürich, Bus-Parkplatz Sihlquai and arrive in Lisbon, Gare Rodoviaria Sete Rios.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Zurich to Lisbon?

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

  • Air Europa can get you to Lisbon by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Air Europa from Zurich to Lisbon for £50 on Omio.
  • Eurolines Switzerland can get you to Lisbon by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Eurolines Switzerland from Zurich to Lisbon for £97 on Omio.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Lisbon from Zurich?
Your journey from Zurich to Lisbon doesn't have to end in Lisbon. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Madrid, Porto or Paris. If you’d like to add Madrid, Porto or Paris to your Zurich to Lisbon trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Lisbon today!
How early should I book tickets to Lisbon from Zurich online for the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £50 one way.
  • Coach tickets cost on average £97 one way.

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