Private Jet Charter to/from Portugal

Top Destinations for Private Jet Charter in Portugal

Portugal offers a variety of luxury destinations for discerning travellers. From the vibrant capital of Lisbon to the scenic beauty of Porto, Cascais, and Faro, each city combines historic charm with modern sophistication. Chartering a private jet to these locations ensures a seamless and comfortable travel experience, allowing you to reach Portugal’s finest spots in unmatched style.

Hire a Private Jet to Lisbon

Lisbon, Portugal's vibrant capital, is a premier destination for luxury travellers. The city's unique blend of historic charm and modern sophistication is evident in its stunning architecture, from the iconic Belém Tower to the majestic Jerónimos Monastery. The Alfama district offers narrow, winding streets perfect for leisurely strolls, while the Chiado and Avenida da Liberdade areas provide high-end shopping opportunities. For dining, Lisbon boasts several Michelin-starred restaurants, such as Belcanto by José Avillez, where you can indulge in exquisite Portuguese cuisine. The city's lively cultural scene includes world-class museums, art galleries, and theatres.

Recommended Airport: Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS, LPPT)

Hire a Private Jet to Faro

Faro, the gateway to the Algarve, is ideal for luxury travellers seeking sun, sea, and serenity. The region is famous for its pristine beaches, world-class golf courses, and exquisite seafood cuisine. Faro's historic old town, with its charming cobblestone streets and picturesque squares, offers a glimpse into the area's rich cultural heritage. The Algarve is dotted with luxury resorts and private villas, providing the perfect setting for relaxation and indulgence. Yacht charters and exclusive beach clubs, such as Vilamoura Marina and Quinta do Lago, cater to those looking for high-end leisure activities.

Recommended Airport: Faro Airport (FAO, LPFR)

The charming coastal town of Cascais, featuring its historic architecture and scenic views.

Hire a Private Jet to Cascais

Cascais, a chic coastal town, is renowned for its beautiful sandy beaches, elegant marina, and upscale lifestyle. Just a short drive from Lisbon, Cascais serves as an exclusive retreat for those seeking a blend of relaxation and sophistication. The town's vibrant marina is perfect for yachting enthusiasts, while the nearby Sintra-Cascais Natural Park offers scenic trails and historic sites, including the opulent Palácio da Pena. Cascais also boasts high-end dining establishments, such as Fortaleza do Guincho, a Michelin-starred restaurant with stunning ocean views. The town's golf courses and luxury spas further enhance its appeal as a top destination for discerning travellers

Recommended Airport: Cascais Municipal Aerodrome (CAT, LPCS)

A stunning sunset view of Porto, showcasing the city's historic centre, the Dom Luís I Bridge, and the Douro River.

Hire a Private Jet to Porto

Porto, known for its historic centre, combines old-world charm with contemporary luxury. The city's historic centre is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, featuring landmarks like the Ribeira district with its picturesque riverside views and vibrant atmosphere. Wine connoisseurs will enjoy the numerous port wine cellars in Vila Nova de Gaia, offering exclusive tastings and private tours. The Douro Valley, just a short drive away, provides scenic vineyard tours and luxurious river cruises.

Recommended Airport: Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport (OPO, LPPR)

Your Trip in Portugal: Private Aviation Regulations and Services

A private jet taxiing at Porto Airport, Portugal.

As far as regulations are concerned, LunaJets' business aviation experts will handle the majority of the details during your private flight to/from Portugal, allowing you to enjoy a seamless, convenient, and uninterrupted travel experience. We'll ensure your trip runs smoothly without you having to worry about the specifics. Here's the main information on the regulations governing business aviation in Portugal. Don't hesitate to ask our agents if you need further clarification on any point.

Entry and Exit Requirements

  • Visas: EU, EEA, and Swiss citizens can travel to Portugal without a visa. Citizens from non-Schengen countries such as the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, South Korea, or Singapore can currently visit Portugal for up to 90 days within a 180-day period without a visa for tourism, business, or family visits. Check the requirements for your country. Starting in 2025, these travellers will need to complete an online European Travel Information and Authorisation System (ETIAS) application before their trip. For updated and specific information, our agents are ready to assist you.

  • Customs: Standard procedures similar to regular flights, but with enhanced convenience in private aviation.

  • Immigration: Accelerated and more personalised controls at most airports in Portugal.

  • Travel Insurance: Not mandatory but highly recommended; LunaJets can assist in selecting appropriate coverage.

Flights Planning

  • Compliance and Permits: LunaJets will manage all compliance details with Portuguese air traffic control regulations, including obtaining necessary flight permits, landing clearances, and slot allocations, ensuring your flight adheres to all required standards and operates smoothly.

Environmental Regulations

  • Noise Restrictions: Adherence to noise abatement procedures is mandatory in Portugal, especially near populated areas. Specific times of the day have flight restrictions for noisier aircraft models. LunaJets can assist with navigating these regulations and, where possible, obtain waivers to ensure flexibility for your travel schedule.

Travel with Pets

  • Declaration and Checks: Pets imported from non-EU countries must be declared and presented to Customs for document and identity checks, fulfilling all health requirements imposed by Regulation (EU) 576/2013.

  • Authorised Border Control Posts: Not all border control posts (BCP) are authorised to control pets. For the most accurate information and a list of authorised airports, consult with our agents who can provide up-to-date details and ensure all requirements are met efficiently.

Contact and Local Advice

  • 24/7 Support: If you have any trouble or questions before, during, or after your trip, you can contact our specialised agents 24/7. We are always available to assist you.

  • Key Contacts and Travel Advice: For essential and emergency contact information, as well as travel advice, you can visit the embassy and consulate websites of your country in Portugal. For example, the British Embassy website provides information for UK citizens. You can also consult the Portuguese government's ePortugal site, which contains a list of helplines and travel advice.

Meet the team

David Reuter Private Aviation Advisor

David Reuter

Private Aviation Advisor


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Petr Balabin

Commercial Director Dubai


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