There are 7 ways to get from Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD) by bus, plane, train, night train or car

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Rápida Verde to Lisbon, fly  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the Rápida Verde from Caldas da Rainha to Lisboa
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Madrid (MAD) LIS - MAD

$39 - $159

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Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Caldas da Rainha to Leiria 7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leiria to Vilar Formoso
  3. Take the bus from Vilar Formoso to Madrid Barajas Airport, Madrid Airport 745

$39 - $61

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Bus to Porto, fly  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Caldas da Rainha to Leiria
  2. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Madrid (MAD) OPO - MAD

$264 - $385

Bus Avanza Grupo  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Caldas da Rainha to Lisboa 7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lisbon to Madrid

$54 - $81

Train  •  11 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Caldas da Rainha to Coimbra-B
  2. Take the train from Coimbra-B to Salamanca Hot
  3. Take the train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin Ir / ...

$70 - $118

Train, Trenhotel  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Caldas da Rainha to Coimbra-B Interregio
  2. Take the Trenhotel from Coimbra B to Madrid Chamartín Station Lusitania / ...

$82 - $113

Drive  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD) 370.7 miles

$80 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 12 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to Rápida Verde and fly which costs 30€ - 140€ and takes 4 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD). However, there are services departing from Caldas da Rainha and arriving at Aeropuerto via Lisbon, Mendez Alvaro - Av. Planetario and Atocha Renfe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD). However, there are services departing from Caldas da Rainha and arriving at Madrid Airport via Coimbra-B, Salamanca and Chamartín. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 22 min.

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The distance between Caldas da Rainha and Madrid Airport (MAD) is 488 km. The road distance is 593.1 km.

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The best way to get from Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD) without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 16 min and costs 45€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD), including transfers.

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Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD) bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Caldas da Rainha station.

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Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD) train services, operated by Portuguese Railways (CP), depart from Caldas da Rainha station.

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The best way to get from Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to bus which takes 10 h 16 min and costs 45€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 55€ - 110€ and takes 11 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD).
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  • Distance: 304.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Caldas da Rainha, Portugal and Madrid Airport (MAD), Spain?

You can take a bus from Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD) via Lisboa, Lisbon, Madrid, Mendez Alvaro - Av. Planetario, Av. Cdad. Barcelona - Int. Atocha, and Atocha Renfe in around 10 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD) via Coimbra-B, Salamanca, Madrid-Chamartin, and Chamartín in around 11 h 22 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Flights from Porto to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Porto to Madrid via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Porto to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Porto to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid via Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Flights from Porto to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Caldas da Rainha to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$13 - $20
Train from Coimbra-B to Salamanca
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
cp.pt
Night train from Coimbra-B to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
cp.pt
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Coimbra B to Madrid Chamartín Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Rodoviária do Oeste
Phone
+352 262 76 76 76
Email
rdo@rodoviariadooeste.pt
Website
rodoviariadooeste.pt
Bus from Caldas da Rainha to Lisboa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
rodoviariadooeste.pt
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Caldas da Rainha to Leiria
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Caldas da Rainha to Lisboa
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Avanza Grupo
Phone
+34 (0) 91 272 28 32
Email
informacion@avanzabus.com
Website
avanzabus.com
Bus from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
avanzabus.com
Auto Res Express
$56
Auto Res Normal
$51
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Leiria to Vilar Formoso
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vilar Formoso to Madrid Barajas Airport, Madrid Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD) bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, arrive at Madrid station.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) is 1 h ahead of Caldas da Rainha. It is currently 8:24 AM in Caldas da Rainha and 9:24 AM in Madrid Airport (MAD).

Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD) train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Madrid-Chamartin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD) is 593 km. It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to drive from Caldas da Rainha to Madrid Airport (MAD).

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Ryanair, easyJet, Air Europa and two other airlines offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Madrid Airport.

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There are 3668+ hotels available in Madrid Airport (MAD). Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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