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There are 7 ways to get from Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28 by plane, bus, train, night train, rideshare or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  4h 14m

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

€30 - €106

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Madrid Estacion Sur A4035/A141

€25 - €29

5 alternative options

Train  •  11h 36m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Entroncamento Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Entroncamento to Badajoz Re
  3. Take the train from Badajoz to Madrid-Atocha Cercanias 197 / ...

€52 - €72

Bus via Lisboa - Aeropuerto  •  12h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa - Aeropuerto to Madrid Auto Res

€51 - €72

Night train, train  •  10h 27m

  1. Take the night train from Santa Apolónia to Salamanca Trenhotel Surexpreso
  2. Take the train from Salamanca to Madrid-Principe Pio 18900 / ...

€59 - €79

Rideshare  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the rideshare from Lisbon to Madrid 624.5 km

€32

Drive  •  5h 55m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28 625.6 km

€70 - €110

Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28 by bus

The bus journey time between Lisbon and Madrid Gran Via 28 is around 9h 28m and covers a distance of around 679 km. The fastest bus normally takes 9h 22m. Operated by Rede Expressos and Empresa Municipal de Transportes, the Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28 bus service departs from Lisbon Sete Rios and arrives in Gran Vía - Montera. Typically 12 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
9h 28m
Fastest bus time:
9h 22m
Bus distance:
679 km
Buses per week:
12
Cheapest price:
€25
Carbon emissions:
84 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
08:30
Last bus departs at:
21:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28 bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Portugal → Spain
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International entry into Spain from Portugal

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal
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Allowed for: All visitors

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Conditions of entry into Spain from Portugal

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Portugal
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area with the exception of Belgium, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Ireland, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal and Sweden. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand and United States
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 7 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from India
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of EU Schengen Area, Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, China, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand and United States
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area

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Rules to follow in Spain

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Considerations leaving from Portugal

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Spain from Portugal.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Madrid Gran Via 28 is 112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Madrid Gran Via 28 is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Madrid Gran Via 28 is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 112.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Portugal from Spain.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 20 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28 is to bus which costs €24 - €30 and takes 9h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28 is to fly which costs €30 - €110 and takes 4h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28. However, there are services departing from Lisbon Sete Rios and arriving at Gran Vía - Montera via Méndez Álvaro - Estación Sur and Estación De Atocha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28. However, there are services departing from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia and arriving at Gran Via via Entroncamento, Badajoz and Atocha Renfe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 36m.

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The distance between Lisbon and Madrid Gran Via 28 is 503 km. The road distance is 625.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28 without a car is to bus which takes 9h 22m and costs €24 - €30.

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It takes approximately 4h 14m to get from Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28, including transfers.

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Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28 bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Lisbon Sete Rios station.

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Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28 train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia station.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28 is to fly which takes 4h 14m and costs €30 - €110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €24 - €30 and takes 9h 22m, you could also train, which costs €50 - €75 and takes 11h 36m.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28.
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  • Distance: 502.5 km
  • Duration: 4h 14m

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Madrid Gran Via 28, Spain?

TAP Portugal, Air Europa and two other airlines fly from Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28 every 3 hours. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Madrid Estacion Sur 3 times a day. Tickets cost €22 - €28 and the journey takes 8h 45m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €150
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€27 - €180
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€24 - €90
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€27 - €100
Train operators
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban 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 connect to trains in Portugal's 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. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Entroncamento
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€7 - €11
Train from Entroncamento to Badajoz
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €18
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€12 - €18
Night train from Santa Apolónia to Salamanca
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€40 - €55
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Badajoz to Madrid-Atocha Cercanias
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Salamanca to Madrid-Principe Pio
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €22
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Bus operators
Rede Expressos

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
+351 21 75 24 524
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Madrid Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€22 - €28
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€32
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28 bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Madrid Estacion Sur station.

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Madrid Gran Via 28 is 1h ahead of Lisbon. It is currently 1:45 AM in Lisbon and 2:45 AM in Madrid Gran Via 28.

Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28 train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, arrive at Madrid-Atocha Cercanias station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28 is 626 km. It takes approximately 5h 55m to drive from Lisbon to Madrid Gran Via 28.

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easyJet, Air Europa, TAP Portugal and Iberia offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Madrid Airport.

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There are 1514+ hotels available in Madrid Gran Via 28. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Lisbon and Madrid Gran Via 28. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to subway which takes 17 min and costs €1 - €6.

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