The fastest way to get to Lisbon is to fly nonstop from US cities.
For 2019, TAP Portugal has announced three new routes, increasing the offer of direct flights from the United States to the Portuguese capital.
Fares start at $450 round trip. Tickets for the 2019 routes are already available on TAP Portugal’s website.
These are the airlines that fly nonstop from the US to Lisbon, as well as the cities they fly from.
Fly from NYC to Lisbon
United Airlines and TAP Portugal offer daily direct flights from JFK and Newark airports.
Fly from Boston to Lisbon
TAP Portugal has daily nonstop flights from Boston Logan Airport to Lisbon.
Fly from Miami to Lisbon
TAP Portugal offers daily direct flights between Miami and Lisbon.
Fly from Philadelphia to Lisbon
American Airlines offers a daily direct flight from Philadelphia Airport (PHL) to Lisbon between March and October.
Fly from Atlanta to Lisbon
Delta Air Lines has one daily seasonal flight to Lisbon between late May and early September.
Fly from Chicago to Lisbon
TAP Portugal will offer direct flights from O’Hare International Airport to Lisbon starting 1 June 2019. With five weekly flights – Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday – each trip will take about 7h45m eastbound and 9h westbound.
Fly from San Francisco to Lisbon
TAP Portugal will launch nonstop flights from San Francisco Airport to Lisbon starting 10 June 2019. The Portuguese carrier will operate five weekly flights – Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. Flying time will be approximately 11h15m eastbound and 12h40m westbound.
Fly from Washington, D.C. to Lisbon
TAP Portugal will launch nonstop flights from Dulles International Airport to Lisbon starting 16 June 2019. There will be five flights per week – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. Flying time will be about 7h10m eastbound and 8h10m westbound.
Fly from Los Angeles to Lisbon
There are no direct flights from LAX to Lisbon. You’ll have to make a connection at JFK / Newark or Boston Logan airports. JetBlue Airways has a co-chair with TAP Portugal.
US citizens traveling to Portugal as visitors do not need a visa for stays under 90 days; only a valid passport is required. For more information see the Bureau of Consular Affairs website.