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Private Air Ambulance from Portugal to UK | IAS Medical


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Portugal Air Ambulance Services

IAS Medical can help you arrange medical transportation from Portugal to the UK, or anywhere else in the world. We operate air ambulances 24 hours a day all year-round, so we’re on hand to help you when you need it most.

Our air ambulance services are trusted and used by everyone from private uninsured individuals to insurance companies, hospitals, governments and British Embassies.

We understand that travelling with a medical condition can be distressing, so we strive to deliver a first-class service that provides both comfort and reassurance for both patients and their families.

Get a Quote

To find out how much an air ambulance from Portugal will cost, call us for a quote on (+44) 207 2052 247 or alternatively, request a quote online. Our quotes are tailored to meet your needs, eliminating any hidden costs.

Portugal Departure Airports

IAS Medical’s air ambulance flights depart from Faro, Portugal. As well as our services from Portugal, we fly from many other European destinations, including but not limited to: 

To arrange an air ambulance from Portugal or anywhere else in Europe, contact us to discuss your needs in more detail. 

What our air ambulance services include

Choose IAS Medical’s air ambulance service and let us take care of everything. We take the stress out of arranging medical repatriation abroad by offering a fully comprehensive, bed-to-bed service. 

We offer the following as standard as part of our Portugal air ambulance services:

  • Collecting the patient from their hospital ward in Portugal
  • Getting the patient’s medical notes together, and translating them if needed
  • Arranging for the patient to be transferred by ground ambulance to our fully equipped medical aircraft
  • Providing highly trained medics to accompany the patient to their destination
  • Organising the patient’s admission to an NHS or private hospital in the destination country
  • Transporting the patient from the aircraft to the destination hospital by ground ambulance

For services that fall outside of the above, request a callback to discuss your requirements with the IAS Medical team. We will work with you to find the right solution for your needs.

Our air ambulance aircraft

The type of air ambulance we use as part of our repatriation services will depend on the patient’s requirements and the number of people travelling. Regardless, each of our aircrafts are staffed by fully trained medical staff who deliver outstanding care and comfort to patients.

Our Portugal air ambulances are usually one of the following aircrafts:

  • LearJet 35
  • Beechcraft King Air 200
  • LearJet 45
  • LearJet 55
  • Challenger 604 (if a larger aircraft is required)

Why choose IAS Medical?

There are many reasons why you should choose IAS Medical’s air ambulance service from Portugal and around the world. Our fully comprehensive services have been awarded NHS-approved status. You’ll also receive the peace of mind that we’ll take care of everything you need, making the care and comfort of the patient our priority. To learn more about us and our services, take a look at our customer testimonials.

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Air ambulance costs

We strive to deliver the best quality air ambulance services at the best possible price. Our quotes include the flight itself, as well as ground transfers and arranging hospital admission.

Air ambulances from Faro in Portugal start at £16,000, although the amount you pay is influenced by:

  • The type and size of aircraft used
  • The number of medics required
  • Your destination, and the distance flown
  • The airport landing fees
  • The distance that ground ambulances need to cover
  • The number of additional people accompanying the patient  

We have created a guide to our air ambulance costs to help you learn more about our fees and how they are calculated. To find out how much an air ambulance would cost based on your individual requirements, request a personalised quote online.

Got any questions?

If you have any questions around arranging an air ambulance, take a look at our guide to medical repatriation to better understand the process. We also have information on luggage allowances and flying with a companion. For anything else, don’t hesitate to get in touch with our team on (+44) 207 2052 247. We’re on-hand to talk things through and offer advice to put your mind at ease.

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