Location — The airport is located 7km (4 miles) from Lisbon city centre.
Time zone — GMT (GMT + 1 from last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October)
Driving Directions : To reach the airport from the north, take the A1 Oporto/Lisbon motorway and then the 2ª Circular. From the south, cross the Vasco da Gama bridge, and take the 2ª Circular.
From Cascais/Estoril, take the A5 motorway, then CRIL (IC 17) and then the 2ª Circular. From Parque das Nações, take Marechal Gomes da Costa avenue to the Rotunda do Relógio, then the Alameda das Comunidades Avenue Dr Alfredo Bensaúde to the 2ª Cicular.
The airport is clearly signposted.
Address — Alameda das Comunidades Portuguesas, 1700-111 Lisbon, Portugal
Airport Code — LIS
Country Code — 351
Car Hire — Companies include A A Castanheira/Budget, Auto Jardim, Avis, Europcar, Hertz, National/Alamo and Sixt/Auro Rent, with desks located in the Arrivals area.
Public Transport — #Bus : The CARRIS AeroBus 91 runs to the city centre (journey time – 20 minutes) and to the Cais do Sodré railway station. Local buses 5, 22, 44, 45 and 83 serve several destinations in and around central Lisbon.
— #Taxi: Metered taxis are available 24 hours a day, the taxi rank is situated outside the Arrivals and Departures areas.
Lisbon’s main railway station Rossio and the University campus can easily be reached from LIS Portela.