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Duration 12h 25m
Distance 549 km
Average price 45€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The bus between Madrid and Cartaxo takes 12h 25m. There is at least one bus per day from Madrid to Cartaxo. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Madrid Estación Sur
  2. Lisboa Sete Rios
  3. Cartaxo
10h 25m
31€ - 38€

Madrid to Cartaxo bus times

Buses run once daily between Madrid and Cartaxo. The service departs Madrid at 22:30 at night, which arrives into Cartaxo at 09:55. All services require a transfer at Lisbon Sete Rios and take an average of 12h 25m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Madrid to Cartaxo? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Cartaxo. However, there are services departing from Madrid Estación Sur and arriving at Cartaxo via Lisboa Sete Rios. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 25m.

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The distance between Madrid and Cartaxo is 456 km. The road distance is 549 km.

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Madrid to Cartaxo bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Madrid Estación Sur station.

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Madrid to Cartaxo bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Cartaxo station.

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Cartaxo is 1h behind Madrid. It is currently 6:51 PM in Madrid and 5:51 PM in Cartaxo.

There are 27+ hotels available in Cartaxo. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Madrid and Cartaxo?

You can take a bus from Madrid to Cartaxo via Lisbon Sete Rios and Lisboa Sete Rios in around 10h 25m.
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 28€

Rede Nacional de Expressos is a cheap and convenient way to get around the country. In business since 1995, Portugal’s biggest bus operator services villages and cities across the country. Tickets can be purchased up to 30 days before the date of travel, with discounted fares available via their free RFLEX Card. Most coaches have WiFi and power sockets.

Contact Details
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Madrid Estación Sur to Lisbon Sete Rios
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 28€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisboa Sete Rios to Cartaxo
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt

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