|Popular in||April||High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||January||Best time to find cheap flights, 5% potential price drop|
|Average price||£137||Average for round-trip flights in June 2022|
|Round-trip from||£34||From London to Lisbon Humberto Delgado|
|One-way from||£8||One-way flight from London to Lisbon Humberto Delgado (LIS)|
Information is based on travel restrictions from United Kingdom to Lisbon Humberto Delgado
Most visitors from United Kingdom need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Lisbon Humberto Delgado.
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from United Kingdom must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 24 hours for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Lisbon Humberto Delgado.
Visitors from United Kingdom are not required to quarantine after entering Lisbon Humberto Delgado.
Returning to United Kingdom from Lisbon Humberto Delgado
COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Lisbon Humberto Delgado are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering United Kingdom.
Visitors from Lisbon Humberto Delgado are not required to quarantine after entering United Kingdom.
LON - LIS
£65 - £215
15 - 29 °C
0 - 30 mm
You’ll struggle to find cheap flights to Lisbon between June and August, as this is when the city gets flooded with tourists. If you hold back a month or two and head over in the Spring, you’ll be able to enjoy the weather without as many crowds, and flight tickets are available at better rates.
In February or March there is Carnaval, the city explodes with life and flights to Lisbon are as expensive as those in the peak of Summer. Make sure you book your flights to Lisbon well in advance if you want to pay a visit during Carnaval.
The cheapest flights to Lisbon can be found during the Winter, late Autumn and early Spring. If you head to Lisbon during April and May you can catch the IndieLisboa, one of the biggest festivals in the city where hundreds of International and independent films are showcased. You’ll need to book your flights to Lisbon in advance to secure a good deal on your flight tickets but it makes for a great festival.
If you’re flexible with your travel dates, you’ll find the cheapest flights to Lisbon. With sunny weather practically all of the year you can’t really find a bad time to book your flights to Lisbon, however if you don’t like extremely crowded cities and beaches, make sure to avoid visiting during the peak of Summer.
To stand any chance of saving money on your flight tickets during the Carnaval, make sure you book your flights to Lisbon as early as possible. Try to sit on the right hand side of the plane to make the most of the views as you approach the city.
Flights from London to Lisbon – 2 hours 40 minutes
Flights from Manchester to Lisbon – 2 hours 50 minutes
Flights from Birmingham to Lisbon – 4 hours 50 minutes
Flights from Glasgow to Lisbon – 5 hours 15 minutes
The main airlines that operate flights to Lisbon are TAP Portugal, easyJet, British Airways and Vueling. If you’re on a strict budget and want the cheapest flight to Lisbon as you can find, try using easyJet as they usually offer good prices on flight tickets. You’ll be sacrificing comfort but with an average flight time of just over 2 and half hours that shouldn’t put you off too much. British Airways provide complimentary food and drinks on board all of their flights to Lisbon which makes the journey more enjoyable.
The airport is only 7km away from the centre, making transport quite cheap and easy after your flights to Lisbon. One of the best ways is to jump on the metro which leaves directly from the airport. It can take around 30 minutes and sometimes you might have to change lines depending on your ultimate destination, but overall it’s a quick and affordable way to travel.
There are also several buses that all operate to and from the airport however you can only board these if you have no more than 1 piece of hand luggage with you. Lastly, you can grab a taxi for around €10- €15, and that becomes cheaper if you’re travelling with friends. A note to remember is you can normally find a cheaper taxi from the departure Terminal rather than the arrivals.
Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS) is located 7km (4 miles) north of Portugal’s capital and is a pleasant introduction to this historic city.
With daily flights to Lisbon Portela Airport from all over the world, it is one of the largest airports in Southern Europe and acts as the main gateway to Portugal’s many attractions. Recent improvements include a second terminal, additional lighting and baggage claim refurbishment.
Lisbon Portela offers a number of shopping and dining options in its original terminal, although there’s less choice in the new terminal. At about ten minutes on foot, getting from gates to baggage claims and immigration can be a tiring affair. Check-in desks are sometimes disorganised, often resulting in long queues and frustrated passengers.
Overall, the airport is clean and modern, and with plans to develop the airport over the next few years, it can only get better.
Booking a flight to Lisbon Humberto Delgado (LIS) is your only option if you intend on flying to Lisbon. It is only a 4.2 mi journey from Humberto Delgado to Lisbon’s city centre.
Flights to Lisbon have seen a 273% increase in demand compared to the previous year.