There are 6 ways to get from Lisbon to Madrid by plane, bus, train, night train, night bus, rideshare or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Madrid (MAD) LIS - MAD

$34 - $147

5 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon to Madrid

$40 - $60

Train, Trenhotel  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B
  2. Take the Trenhotel from Coimbra B to Estación de Salamanca
  3. Take the train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin Ir / ...

$85 - $129

Night bus  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the night bus from Lisbon, Lisboa to Madrid N793

$41 - $68

Rideshare  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lisbon to Madrid 390.5 miles

$37

Drive  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Madrid 391.1 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Madrid is to rideshare which costs 32€ and takes 7 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Madrid is to fly which takes 3 h 56 min and costs 29€ - 130€.

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The distance between Lisbon and Madrid is 502 km. The road distance is 626 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Lisbon to Madrid, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lisbon and arriving at Madrid. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Lisbon to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Lisboa Santa Apolonia and arriving at Madrid Sol via Coimbra B, Salamanca and Madrid Chamartín. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Madrid, Spain?

Iberia, TAP Portugal and three other airlines fly from Lisbon to Madrid hourly. Alternatively, Avanza Grupo operates a bus from Lisbon to Madrid 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
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
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$21 - $35
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Coimbra B to Estación de Salamanca
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
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
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Lisbon, Lisboa to Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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