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LIS Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: LIS / LPPT
Airport Names:
  1. Lisbon Portela Airport
  2. Aeroporto da Portela
Location: Lisbon, Portugal
GPS Coordinates: 38°46'27"N by 9°8'3"W
Area Served: Lisbon, Portugal
Operator/Owner: Vinci Group
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 374 feet (114 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS):

  • Because of Lisbon Portela Airport's relatively low elevation of 374 feet, planes can take off or land at Lisbon Portela Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • In addition to being known as "Lisbon Portela Airport", another name for LIS is "Aeroporto da Portela".
  • Lisbon Portela Airport handled 16,024,955 passengers last year.
  • Lisbon airport has an underground Metro de Lisboa station at the Southern edge of the Terminal 1 arrivals area.
  • With the long-term concession of ANA – Aeroportos de Portugal to the French group Vinci Airports the project for a new airport was postponed in July 2013, and it was decided that the existing Lisbon Airport would be further upgraded to surpass 20 million passengers annually, and would remain the present solution for this major European gateway.
  • The airport opened on 15 October 1942 during the Second World War.
  • ANA – Aeroportos de Portugal has its head office in Building 120.
  • The selection of Alcochete was announced on 10 January 2008, more than 35 years after the first capacity increase studies were initiated.
  • Lisbon Portela Airport, also known as Lisbon Airport, is an international airport located in the city of Lisbon, the capital of Portugal.
  • The furthest airport from Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS) is New Plymouth Airport (NPL), which is nearly antipodal to Lisbon Portela Airport (meaning Lisbon Portela Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from New Plymouth Airport), and is located 12,258 miles (19,727 kilometers) away in New Plymouth, New Zealand.
  • The closest airport to Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS) is Beja Airport (BYJ), which is located 81 miles (130 kilometers) SE of LIS.
  • Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS) has 2 runways.

Map of Nearest Airports from Lisbon Portela Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Lisbon Portela Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
180.86 miles (130.13 km) SEBeja Airport (BYJ)Beja, PortugalView Beja Airport on a map Set BYJ as destination Airport Get more information about Beja Airport
2101.84 miles (163.90 km) NNECoimbra Airport (CBP)Coimbra, PortugalView Coimbra Airport on a map Set CBP as destination Airport Get more information about Coimbra Airport
3116.38 miles (187.29 km) SSEPortimão Airport (PRM)Portimão, Algarve, PortugalView Portimão Airport on a map Set PRM as destination Airport Get more information about Portimão Airport
4124.74 miles (200.75 km) EBadajoz Airport (BJZ)Badajoz, SpainView Badajoz Airport on a map Set BJZ as destination Airport Get more information about Badajoz Airport
5135.57 miles (218.17 km) NECovilhã Airport (COV)Covilhã, PortugalView Covilhã Airport on a map Set COV as destination Airport Get more information about Covilhã Airport
6137.26 miles (220.90 km) SSEFaro International Airport (FAO)Faro, PortugalView Faro International Airport on a map Set FAO as destination Airport Get more information about Faro International Airport
7171.77 miles (276.44 km) NFrancisco Sá Carneiro Airport (OPO)Porto, PortugalView Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport on a map Set OPO as destination Airport Get more information about Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport
8188.45 miles (303.28 km) NNEVila Real Airport (VRL)Vila Real, PortugalView Vila Real Airport on a map Set VRL as destination Airport Get more information about Vila Real Airport
9197.72 miles (318.19 km) NBraga Airport (BGZ)Braga, PortugalView Braga Airport on a map Set BGZ as destination Airport Get more information about Braga Airport
10199.30 miles (320.74 km) ESESeville Airport (SVQ)Seville, SpainView Seville Airport on a map Set SVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Seville Airport
11218.75 miles (352.04 km) SEJerez Airport (XRY)Jerez de la Frontera, SpainView Jerez Airport on a map Set XRY as destination Airport Get more information about Jerez Airport
12240.20 miles (386.56 km) NVigo Airport (VGO)Vigo, Galicia, SpainView Vigo Airport on a map Set VGO as destination Airport Get more information about Vigo Airport
13241.41 miles (388.50 km) ESECórdoba Airport (ODB)Córdoba, SpainView Córdoba Airport on a map Set ODB as destination Airport Get more information about Córdoba Airport
14244.40 miles (393.32 km) NESalamanca-Matacán Airport (SLM)Salamanca, SpainView Salamanca-Matacán Airport on a map Set SLM as destination Airport Get more information about Salamanca-Matacán Airport
15248.38 miles (399.72 km) NNEBragança Airport (BGC)Bragança, PortugalView Bragança Airport on a map Set BGC as destination Airport Get more information about Bragança Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Lisbon Portela Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Lisbon Portela Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,257.89 miles (19,727.11 km) WNew Plymouth Airport (NPL)New Plymouth, New ZealandView New Plymouth Airport on a map Set NPL as destination Airport Get more information about New Plymouth Airport
212,257.26 miles (19,726.10 km) SWTakaka Aerodrome (KTF)Takaka, New ZealandView Takaka Aerodrome on a map Set KTF as destination Airport Get more information about Takaka Aerodrome
312,239.21 miles (19,697.04 km) SWMotueka Aerodrome (MZP)Motueka, New ZealandView Motueka Aerodrome on a map Set MZP as destination Airport Get more information about Motueka Aerodrome
412,228.57 miles (19,679.93 km) SWestport Airport (WSZ)Westport, New ZealandView Westport Airport on a map Set WSZ as destination Airport Get more information about Westport Airport
512,222.48 miles (19,670.13 km) SWNelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū (NSN)Nelson, New ZealandView Nelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū on a map Set NSN as destination Airport Get more information about Nelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū
612,199.97 miles (19,633.90 km) WSWWanganui Airport (WAG)Wanganui, New ZealandView Wanganui Airport on a map Set WAG as destination Airport Get more information about Wanganui Airport
712,190.43 miles (19,618.55 km) WSWAuckland Airport (AKL)Mangere, New ZealandView Auckland Airport on a map Set AKL as destination Airport Get more information about Auckland Airport
812,189.59 miles (19,617.20 km) SWWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport
912,186.74 miles (19,612.61 km) WSWHamilton International Airport (HLZ)Hamilton, New ZealandView Hamilton International Airport on a map Set HLZ as destination Airport Get more information about Hamilton International Airport
1012,182.52 miles (19,605.82 km) WSWArdmore Airport (AMZ)Ardmore, New ZealandView Ardmore Airport on a map Set AMZ as destination Airport Get more information about Ardmore Airport
1112,181.45 miles (19,604.10 km) SGreymouth Airport (GMN)Greymouth, New ZealandView Greymouth Airport on a map Set GMN as destination Airport Get more information about Greymouth Airport
1212,179.92 miles (19,601.63 km) SWDargaville Aerodrome (DGR)Dargaville, New ZealandView Dargaville Aerodrome on a map Set DGR as destination Airport Get more information about Dargaville Aerodrome
1312,173.17 miles (19,590.78 km) SWKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport
1412,164.54 miles (19,576.88 km) SHokitika Airport (HKK)Hokitika, New ZealandView Hokitika Airport on a map Set HKK as destination Airport Get more information about Hokitika Airport
1512,163.85 miles (19,575.78 km) SWWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport