Flights from Edinburgh to Lisbon

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Favourite airline: easyJet
50 % of flights on the route Edinburgh – Lisbon are booked with easyJet.
50 %
23 %
7 %
Stopover flights are the cheapest connection
On this route, direct flights are £ 7.00 more expensive than flights with a stopover.
non stop flight
1 stop
2 stops
03h 15min
09h 45min
09h 25min
The favourite connection is non-stop
Direct flights are especially popular on this route. 47 % of travellers will book a non-stop flight.
Direct flights
03h 15min, from £152
47 %
1 stopover London Luton
09h 45min, from £145
27 %
2 stopovers London Heathrow Madrid Barajas
09h 25min, from £263
20 %

Useful information about the flight from Edinburgh to Lisbon

Welcoming capital on the Atlantic

Lisbon is a warm city that enchants and fascinates. The Atlantic Ocean, delicious local food, vibrant culture, and plenty of sunshine attract numerous visitors to the capital of Portugal.


Best period to visit and events

Thanks to a pleasant weather with mild winters and warm summers, Lisbon can be enjoyed at any time of the year. However, winter days can be windy and unpredictable. In terms of festivals and holidays, visitors can enjoy the Lisbon Carnival in mid-February. In June, the city celebrates its patron saint, Santo Antonio, with a variety of festivities.


Important things to know before your holiday

The cost of living in Lisbon is generally cheaper than in London, whether it is for groceries and eating out, or public transport. For instance, it is possible to enjoy a menu at lunch for EUR 8.


Local information for transfer, transport and accommodation

From Lisbon airport terminal 2, visitors need to take a shuttle going to terminal 1, where public transport is available. The metro is open from 6am till one in the morning and a ride to the city centre costs about EUR 2. From the airport, you have to go to Saldanha station and change lines to go to the centre of Lisbon. Taxis are also available, with fares between EUR 15 and EUR 20, and an additional fee of roughly EUR 1 per piece of luggage. They are easier to catch from departures during busy times at the airport. In terms of accommodation in Lisbon, hostel rooms cost around EUR 15 a night, while double rooms in hotels are available for approximately EUR 45. The public transport network is extensive in the Portuguese capital, comprising metro, buses, trams, urban trains and ferries. A single bus ticket costs about EUR 1.50 (more if you buy it on the bus), but day passes are available for around EUR 6. Zapping, which is similar to using an Oyster card in London, allows visitors to get cheaper rates. The rechargeable card 7 Colinas (also called Viva Viagem) offers good value. The Aerobus has 3 routes and a ride to the city centre costs around EUR 3.50, while a basic taxi fare is about EUR 3.50, and then about 50 cents per extra km. While public transport is great, many attractions in Lisbon are quite central and can be accessed on foot.

Flight information: Edinburgh - Lisbon

Outbound and return from £122.43
Flight duration min. 03:15 / max. 03:20
Return flight duration min. 03:10/ max. 03:15
Distance 1958 km
Flights per week 3
Departure airport Edinburgh (EDI)
Arrival airport Lisbon (LIS)
Destination country Portugal
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