Lisbon Airport (LIS)
Lisbon Airport is the 58th best airport in our worldwide airport ranking. An average of 17 million air passengers travel through the airport annually, making it the busiest airport in Portugal and the 29th busiest in Europe.
Quality of service
LIS Flight Delays and Flight Cancellations
More than 220 flights depart from Lisbon Airport daily. The average flight delay percentage for the airport was 27% in 2016. Porto Airport and Madrid Airport are the two destinations that receive the largest traffic from Lisbon Airport. Lisbon Airport ranks 7.35 for punctuality. Last year, only 0.40% of all departing flights from this airport were canceled or heavily delayed (more than three hours).
On-time performance for nearby airports
For delays longer than 3 hours, overbooking and cancellations, airline passengers are entitled to compensation under EU regulation. If you encounter these flight disruptions you could be eligible for up to €600. Learn more.
|Nearby Airport||On-Time Performance|
|Madrid Adolfo Suarez-Barajas Airport||Madrid, ES||8.7|
Had a Delayed or Canceled Flight from LIS Airport?
Every year, 27% of flights departing from Lisbon airport are delayed or canceled. AirHelp assists air passengers who have experienced a flight delay or cancellation to get compensation from their airline. Simply enter your flight details for any flight that has been delayed or canceled in the last 3 years to check your eligibility. You could be owed up to 600 euro in compensation.
Most Popular Flight Routes
|1.||LIS to OPO (Porto, Porto, Portugal)|
|2.||LIS to MAD (Madrid Adolfo Suarez-Barajas Airport, Madrid, Spain)|
|3.||LIS to ORY (Paris Orly Airport, Paris, France)|
|4.||LIS to FNC (Funchal, Funchal, Portugal)|
|5.||LIS to LHR (London Heathrow Airport, London , United Kingdom)|
Delayed or Canceled Flight Routes from LIS
As only 27% of flights out of Lisbon airport are delayed or canceled, you’re likely to arrive at your destination on time. However, there are some routes that are affected by flight delays and cancellations more often than others. Here is our list of the routes that are most frequently affected:
|1.||LIS to VGO (Vigo, Vigo, Spain)||77%|
|2.||LIS to YYZ (Toronto Lester B Pearson Intl, Toronto, Canada)||75%|
|3.||LIS to LCG (A Coruna, A Coruna, Spain)||64%|
Had a flight delay from LIS in the last 3 years? You could be eligible to claim compensation.
Did you know that any delayed, canceled or overbooked flight you’ve taken in the last 3 years could be eligible for compensation from the airline? Wherever you’re flying from -- EU, US or international, you have unique passenger rights for the region. For flights from Lisbon airport, you could be eligible for up to 600 euro in compensation for delays or cancellations. Learn more about your air passenger rights when your flight has been delayed and what steps to take next.
How Passengers feel about LIS Airport
We analyzed passenger’s opinions on Twitter about their experience traveling to and from Lisbon airport, and the overall satisfaction level was 6.53 on a scale of 10.
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About LIS Airport
Lisbon Airport is the biggest airport in Portugal with domestic and international flights. In 2016 over 167 thousand flight departed or arrived to Lisbon.
LIS Airport Location
Lisbon Airport is located near the city centre.
- Airport IATA Code: LIS
- Address: Aeroporto de Lisboa Portela Alameda das Comunidades Portuguesas 1700-007 Lisboa Portugal
- Contact: 003510218413500
Getting around LIS