There are 9 ways to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ponferrada by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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What companies run services between Madrid Airport (MAD), Spain and Ponferrada, Spain?

ALSA operates a bus from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ponferrada every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 5 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ponferrada via Madrid-Chamartin and Leon in around 5 h 53 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to A Coruna
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Flights from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela
Avg. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela via Bilbao
Avg. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Madrid to Vigo
Avg. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to A Coruna
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Flights from Madrid to Vigo
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Avg. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela
Avg. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $160
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Avg. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Ponferrada
Avg. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Train from Orense-Empalme to Ponferrada
Avg. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Leon to Ponferrada
Avg. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Madrid-Chamartin to Ponferrada
Avg. Duration
6 h 17 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Standard
$40 - $70
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from A Coruña to Ponferrada
Avg. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Vigo to Ponferrada
Avg. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid - Barajas Airport T4 to Ponferrada
Avg. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid - Estacion Sur to Ponferrada
Avg. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
Autna
Phone
+34 (0) 986 288 030
Email
autna@autna.com
Website
autna.com
Bus from Porto Airport to Ourense
Avg. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
autna.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ponferrada?

The distance between Madrid Airport (MAD) and Ponferrada is 339 km. The road distance is 402 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ponferrada?

The cheapest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ponferrada is to bus which costs 40€ and takes 5 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ponferrada?

The quickest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ponferrada is to drive which takes 3 h 52 min and costs 45€.

Is there a direct train between Madrid Airport (MAD) and Ponferrada?

No, there is no direct train from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ponferrada. However, there are services departing from Aeropuerto T4 and arriving at Ponferrada via Madrid-Chamartin and Leon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

Is there a direct bus between Madrid Airport (MAD) and Ponferrada?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid - Barajas Airport T4 and arriving at Ponferrada. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

How long does it take to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ponferrada?

It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ponferrada, including transfers.