General strike in Portugal

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A general strike in Portugal on 24 November will affect travel, including air travel. Contact your travel provider for the latest information on services.

Unions representing air traffic controllers, baggage handlers and aircraft maintenance staff in Portugal are participating in a 24-hour general strike on 24 November. Be prepared for delays and keep in touch with your airline or tour operator for advice on the options available to you.

For more information on local travel, see our travel advice for Portugal.