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There are 11 ways to get from Lisbon to Spain by plane, bus, train, night train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Madrid  •  4 h 2 min

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

$41 - $163

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lisbon to Madrid 390.5 miles

$37

9 alternative options

Fly to Sevilla  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Sevilla (SVQ) LIS - SVQ

$69 - $313

Fly to Malaga  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Malaga (AGP) LIS - AGP

$65 - $261

Fly to Barcelona  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Barcelona (BCN) LIS - BCN

$44 - $196

Fly to Valencia  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Valencia (VLC) LIS - VLC

$64 - $242

Bus Avanza Grupo  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon to Madrid

$41 - $77

Bus, train  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisboa to Navalmoral de la Mata Auto Res
  2. Take the train from Navalmoral de la Mata to Madrid-Atocha Cercanías Tlg / ...

$56 - $90

Bus Rede Expressos  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Airport to Madrid Estacion Sur

$52 - $69

Night train  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the night train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Madrid-Chamartin Hot / ...

$73 - $121

Drive  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Madrid 391.1 miles

$85 - $130

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

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Spain is to fly which costs 60€ - 280€ and takes 4 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Spain. However, there are services departing from Lisbon and arriving at Neptuno via Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 16 min.

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The distance between Lisbon and Spain is 464 km. The road distance is 625.7 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Spain without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 16 min and costs 35€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Lisbon to Spain, including transfers.

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Lisbon to Spain bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, depart from Lisbon station.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Spain is to fly which takes 4 h 2 min and costs 35€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 70€ and takes 7 h 16 min.

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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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Lisbon to Spain bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, arrive at Madrid station.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Spain.
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  • Distance: 289.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 2 min

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Spain?

TAP Portugal, easyJet and two 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. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Flights from Lisbon to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Lisbon to Malaga
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Lisbon to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Lisbon to Sevilla via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Lisbon to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
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 Lisbon to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Lisbon to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Lisbon to Barcelona via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Navalmoral de la Mata to Madrid-Atocha Cercanías
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Madrid Chamartín Station
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Website
renfe.com
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
Night train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
cp.pt
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
$55
Auto Res Normal
$50
Bus from Lisboa to Navalmoral de la Mata
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
avanzabus.com
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisbon Sete Rios Station to Madrid Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisbon Airport to Madrid Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Lisboa - Sete Rios to Madrid Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 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
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Spain is 626 km. It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to drive from Lisbon to Spain.

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

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There are 336+ hotels available in Spain. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Lisbon and Spain. 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 bus which takes 20 min and costs 8€.

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