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Lisbon Airport Code LIS

Airport Codes

ZIP CODE 1700-111

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 38°46'52"N / -9°-8'-9"W


Weather Observations

Station ID: LPPT
Observation Time: 07/06/2021 11:51 am

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About Lisbon Airport Code

Lisbon Airport code is LIS. This airport derives its IATA code (LIS) from Portugal’s capital city Lisbon from where it operates. Its elevation above sea level is 114 meters. 

About Lisbon Airport (LIS)

Lisbon Airport (LIS) is also known as Humberto Delgado Airport (LIS) or simply Portela Airport (LIS). This facility served more than 31 million passengers in 2019 as well as 141,000 tonnes of cargo in the same year. 

Lisbon Airport (LIS) is the hub for the country’s flag carrier TAP Air Portugal and TAP Express. 

Lisbon Airport (LIS) Runways

Lisbon Airport (LIS) is serviced by a single runway: 

03/21 3,705 m asphalt 

Lisbon Airport (LIS) Terminals

There are two terminals buildings at the airport: 

Terminal 1 

This is the main facility with a host of duty-free shops and other services. There are two check-in halls, 47 gates, and jet bridges. 

Terminal 2 

This facility is quite small compared to Terminal 1. It is only used by low-cost airlines. 

Nearest Airports to Lisbon Airport (LIS)

  • Faro Airport 283 km
  • Francisco de sa Carneiro Airport 327 km
  • Seville Airport 457 km

Major Airlines Operating from Lisbon Airport (LIS)

  • Aegean Airlines 
  • Aer Lingus 
  • Aeroflot
  • Air Algerie
  • Air Canada
  • Air Europa
  • Air France
  • Air Malta 
  • Air Transat
  • airBaltic
  • Azores Airlines 
  • Azul Brazilian Airlines 
  • Beijing Capital Airlines 
  • Binter Canarias

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
03-21 12,484 ft 148 ft Asphalt Yes
17-35 7,874 ft 148 ft Asphalt Yes

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?
    You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
  • Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
  • The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
  • You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
  • Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
  • Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
  • Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
  • Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
  • For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.

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