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There are 6 ways to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Boticas by plane, towncar, train, bus or car

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Fly, towncar

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Porto (OPO)
  2. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Vidago

Cheapest

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Ourense
  2. Take the bus from Ourense to Villaderrey

Train, bus via Valladolid

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Valladolid
  2. Take the bus from Valladolid to Chaves

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Madrid - Barajas Airport T4 to Benavente
  2. Take the bus from Benavente to Vidago

Bus via Zamora

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Aeropuerto T4 to Zamora
  2. Take the bus from Zamora to Vila Real
  3. Take the bus from Vila Real to Vidago

Drive

  1. Drive from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Boticas
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International entry into Portugal from Spain

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Kuwait, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, South Korea, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Vatican

Restricted for: Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe

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Conditions of entry into Portugal from Spain

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from Spain
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  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Kuwait, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, South Korea, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Vatican
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, El Salvador, Faroe Islands, Georgia, Israel, Moldova, Monaco, Morocco, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Panama, San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, Togo, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Portugal

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Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Spain

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Portugal from Spain.

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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 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Boticas is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Boticas is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Boticas is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 808 24 24 24.

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

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Last updated: 13 Jan 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Boticas is to train and bus which costs €40 - €55 and takes 7h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Boticas is to fly and towncar which costs €140 - €270 and takes 3h 20m.

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The distance between Madrid Airport (MAD) and Boticas is 366 km. The road distance is 485.5 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Boticas without a car is to train and bus via Valladolid which takes 7h 13m and costs €80 - €120.

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It takes approximately 3h 20m to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Boticas, including transfers.

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

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Boticas is 1h behind Madrid Airport (MAD). It is currently 11:03 AM in Madrid Airport (MAD) and 10:03 AM in Boticas.

Yes, the driving distance between Madrid Airport (MAD) to Boticas is 486 km. It takes approximately 4h 47m to drive from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Boticas.

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Air Europa, Ryanair, Iberia and TAP Portugal offer flights from Madrid Airport to Porto Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Boticas. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Boticas.
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  • Distance: 366.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 20m

What companies run services between Madrid Airport (MAD), Spain and Boticas, Vila Real, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Boticas via Benavente and Vidago in around 8h 19m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €230
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€27 - €220
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€15 - €120
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €240
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe Viajeros
Contact Details
Phone
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Valladolid
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Ourense
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Renfe AVE
Bus operators
Autocares Lázara
Phone
+34 (0) 902 23 95 79
Email
info@rutasvigo.com
Website
autocareslazara.com
Bus from Valladolid to Chaves
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€53 - €58
Schedules at
autocareslazara.com
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Email
info@monbus.es
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Ourense to Villaderrey
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Schedules at
monbus.es
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid - Barajas Airport T4 to Benavente
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Benavente to Vidago
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zamora to Vila Real
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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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 Vila Real to Vidago
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Porto Airport to Vidago
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€120 - €160
More information at
VMTransfers

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