Lisbon Airport Guide to Lisbon Airport (LIS)

Lisbon Airport Terminal 1

Lisbon Airport Terminal 1 is the International Terminal.

All inbound and outbound international flights from Lisbon Airport depart and arrive to this terminal. Note that all Arrivals are processed at this terminal, even the ones operated by low-cost carriers.

It is the oldest of the airport terminals, since it used to be main building in Lisbon Airport and formed by two check-in halls and 29 boarding gates, 7 of them to non-Schengen destinations.

Many of the airlines in Lisbon Airport are hosted in Terminal 1, especially TAP Portugal. Low-cost airlines are located in Terminal 2.


To transfer between Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 Departure areas and vice versa, a free shuttle bus is at passengers’ disposal.

Opening hours: From 03:30 am to 01:30 am. Every 10 minutes. The trip just takes 3 minutes.

On the other hand, only Terminal 1 is connected to the Lisbon Subway.


Lisbon Airport Terminal 1 is split in the following levels:

Arrivals level:

Find in this level the Arrivals Hall. Available services: rental car counters, banking facilities, information desk, left luggage, baggage carousels and Apollo Conference room.

Connect from this level to the parking facilities.

Departures level

Find in this level the Departures Hall, which is divided into the public and the restricted areas as follows:

Public Area: Available services: ATMs, post office, food, drink and retail concessions, security check and obviously, check-in counters and airline ticketing desks.

Restricted Area: The restricted area is divided into the west and east sections, having the SEF Immigration counter in its center. On the connector corridor there are several food, drink and retail concessions on each section.

See below each section main features:

  • West departure gate area: Hosts boarding gates 7 to 26. Available services: airport lounges, ATMs, internet lounge, kids’ playground, transfer stations (gates 15 and 16), terminal 2 shuttle close to gates 18-2 and food, drink and retail concessions close to gates 7-13.
  • East departure gates area: Hosts boarding gates 41-47. Available services: Currency exchange, ATMs, transfers and internet lounge.


See here the available airlines at Lisbon Terminal 1


The following services are available at Lisbon Terminal 1:

  • Free unlimited Wi-Fi internet connection
  • Food court
  • Retail outlets
  • Rental car counters
  • Banking facilities
  • Information desks
  • Left luggage
  • Lost and found
  • Baggage carousels
  • Apollo Conference Room
  • Post office
  • Airport lounges
  • Internet lounges
  • Kid’s playground
  • Transfer stations
  • Currency exchange
  • Food, drink and retail concessions

For further services, please check Services section.


Find the following lounges in Lisbon Terminal 1:

  • Air France Lounge: Close to duty-free shops, in Departures. Contact: +351 707 202800.
  • ANA Lounge: Location: Shopping court, after security. Opening hours: From 05:00 am to 11:00 pm. Contact: +351 218 413 658 |
  • Groundforce Blue Lounge: It is located close to gates 7-13, Departures. Contact: +351 218 413 613
  • Lisboa Lounge: Close to gate 15, Departures. Contact: +351 218 413 670.
  • TAP Portugal Premium Lounge: It is located between a couple of shops, Departures. Contact: +351 218 415 420.

Purchase your ticket here.


Lisbon Airport Terminal 1 counts with an Airport Hotel, the New Star Inn Lisbon, which is equipped with 173 rooms. Location: Next to Terminal 1.