Flights to Lisbon

It’s hard not to fall in love with Lisbon. A dynamic culinary scene, fascinating cultural institutions and exciting new hotspots are set amongst ancient ruins, historical landmarks and charming cobbled alleyways. See spectacular postcard-perfect views from one of the city’s seven hillside viewpoints, ride the iconic yellow tram or spend an afternoon strolling around the district of Mouraria admiring Lisbon’s local street art – there’s always something new to explore.

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Discover where history meets modern magic

British Airways flies direct to Lisbon’s Portela Airport (LIS), only a two and a half hour flight from London.

Experience Lisbon’s fascinating cultural history, from traditional fado tavernas serving Portuguese food to spectacular Moorish castles like the 11th-century Castelo de Sao Jorge, with incredible city views from atop the castle’s Fortress.
The modern vibrancy of the city comes to life with the welcoming hospitality of its people and a constantly evolving cultural scene, making it easy to discover something new every time. Book your holiday to Lisbon today with British Airways.

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Flight time

2 hrs 20 mins

Time zone

GMT +1

Currency

Euro

Lisbon flight FAQs

The flight from London to Lisbon’s Portela Airport (LIS) is 2 hours and 20 minutes.

The cheapest months to fly to Lisbon are in March or October – the weather is still very warm but there are fewer crowds. Peak season is normally from May to September. To find the cheapest flights to Lisbon, use our low fare finder.

We frequently fly to Lisbon from London Heathrow, with a number of different flight times every week.

Lisbon can be a very affordable city to visit. It has a laid-back vibe so there’s a great variety of things to do and see, at all price points. The exciting culinary scene means visitors are spoiled for choice when it comes to eating and drinking well. One of the best ways to see the city are on walking tours or the iconic yellow tram that makes its way through all the best attractions. Go in the low or shoulder season and save even more on flights and accommodation.

Touch down at Lisbon’s Portela Airport (LIS) and you’ll find yourself only four and a half miles from the city centre. From the airport, hop on the Aerobus shuttle into central Lisbon or hire a taxi from just outside the terminal (costing around €30). For the ultimate convenience, you can pre-book an airport transfer to make your journey as easy as possible.
Book a car hire with British Airways, and receive great benefits – with all mandatory charges included and 24-hour customer support. Collect Avios on every rental.

Portugal’s captivating capital city has so much to offer. With a fascinating cultural history and a vibrant energy, it’s easy to discover something new every time you visit. From the beauty of its ancient ruins to the stunning scenery from atop the city’s seven hills, it’s also a haven for foodies with Michelin-starred restaurants and traditional Portuguese tavernas around every corner. Soak up the lively atmosphere as you walk around the historic neighbourhoods and see the sunset from its many rooftop bars and terraces. Experience the laid-back charm of the city for yourself and book your next holiday to Lisbon with British Airways.

You can book a hand baggage-only ticket or make the most of our generous baggage allowance. If you choose economy standard or one of our British Airways Holidays’ packages, each passenger can check in a bag weighing up to 23kg – in addition to a handbag, laptop case or other small bag. Families travelling in any cabin with younger children can also check in one car seat and one fully collapsible pushchair. Read more about baggage allowances for children.

If you’re flying in our business cabin, you can check in two bags weighing up to 32kg each. Read our baggage guide for full details.

Discover outstanding service from the moment you book. Choose to fly with hand baggage only or pick a price that includes a 23kg checked baggage allowance and free seat selection 24 hours before you fly. On board you’ll find HEPA-filtered air, quality on-board catering and a warm, uniquely British welcome.
Simply relax and let us take care of you, every step of the way.

Our cabins

All our cabins offer the same great – and uniquely British – experience. Choose your perfect way to fly, from economy to business.

Economy

Our Euro Traveller cabin offers all the touches you need to enjoy your flight at an affordable price.

Euro traveller

Business

Work or relax in our Club Europe cabin and enjoy lounge access, a dedicated check-in area and more personal space.

Club Europe

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  • Flight only prices are updated every 24 hours and are accurate when published. Flights at these prices are limited and may sell out quickly.
  • Package holiday prices (flight + hotel or flight + car) prices are updated every 24 to 48 hours and are accurate when published and may vary upon reaching subsequent pages. Availability may be extremely limited particularly during peak periods.
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  • Combine and save on Holidays: Guaranteed savings are only available when booking a Flight + Hotel or Flight + Car booking including one land product, it does  not apply to a ‘Customise your trip’ holiday including more than one hotel and / or car.
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