Lisbon Airport (LIS)
Location: The airport is five miles (7km) north of
Time: GMT (GMT +1 between the last Sunday in March and
The Carris Aerobus no 91 runs every day between 7.45am and
8.45pm, connecting Lisbon Airport to the city centre. Tickets cost
EUR1.35, purchased on the bus; you can also purchase an all-day bus
and tram network pass for EUR3.35. A shuttle bus service also
operates between the airport and the resorts of Estoril and
Cascais. Taxi stands are situated outside departures and arrivals.
The meter should read EUR2.35 (daytime pick-up) or EUR2.50 (at
night) at the start of the ride. Fares are 20
Car rental companies represented at the airport include Avis,
Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National and Sixt.
Taxis can be found outside of the arrival and departure area.
Some taxis will charge extra for luggage but fares should be kept
to a maximum of US$15 and a bit more at night. Some metered taxis
will try to take a longer route to the city centre but rides should
take less than 15 minutes for a five mile (7km) ride.
There are a range of passenger services at Lisbon Airport
including ATMs, bureaux de change, showers, a post office, left
luggage, baby care facilities, meeting rooms and a help desk in
both Arrivals and Departures. There are a wide variety of
restaurants and shops, including a duty-free. Disabled facilities
are good; passengers requiring wheelchairs should contact their
Short-term parking at Lisbon Portela Airport, in lot P1, starts
at EUR0.80 for 30 minutes and EUR2.15 per hour thereafter. Lot P2
is farther from the terminal building but slightly cheaper, and lot
P3 offers long-term parking rates of EUR15.30 per day.
Departure Tax: None.