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

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Fly to Santiago de Compostela, train  •  3h

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) MAD - SCQ
  2. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Orense-Empalme

$36 - $143

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Fly to A Coruna, train  •  3h 26m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to A Coruna (LCG) MAD - LCG
  2. Take the train from A Coruna to Orense-Empalme

$67 - $218

Fly to Porto, shuttle  •  4h 50m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Porto (OPO) MAD - OPO
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Porto Airport to Ourense

$276 - $388

Train  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Orense-Empalme A

$57 - $72

Bus  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid-Barajas Airport to Salamanca Auto Res Express
  2. Take the bus from Salamanca to Orense/Ourense

$46 - $75

Trenhotel, train  •  10h 28m

  1. Take the Trenhotel from Madrid-Chamartin to Monforte de Lemos Atlantico
  2. Take the train from Monforte de Lemos to Orense-Empalme Ir / ...

$83 - $113

Drive  •  5h 2m

  1. Drive from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense 321 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense is to bus which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 8h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense is to fly and train which costs 30€ - 130€ and takes 3h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Barajas Airport and arriving at Orense/Ourense via Salamanca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense. However, there are services departing from Madrid Airport and arriving at Orense-Empalme via Madrid-Chamartin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 41m.

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The distance between Madrid Airport (MAD) and Ourense is 411 km. The road distance is 513.6 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense without a car is to train which takes 5h 41m and costs 45€ - 65€.

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

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, depart from Madrid-Barajas Airport station.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Madrid-Chamartin station.

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The best way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense is to train which takes 5h 41m and costs 45€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 8h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense.
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  • Distance: 256.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h

What companies run services between Madrid Airport (MAD), Spain and Ourense, Spain?

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $70 and the journey takes 4h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense via Salamanca in around 8h 10m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Madrid to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $160
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Madrid to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
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 Santiago de Compostela to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
renfe.com
Train from A Coruna to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Madrid-Chamartin to Monforte de Lemos
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
renfe.com
Train from Monforte de Lemos to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Shuttle from Porto Airport to Ourense
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$254
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com
Avanza Grupo
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Salamanca to Orense/Ourense
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
alsa.com

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Santiago de Compostela Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Orense/Ourense station.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Orense-Empalme station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense is 514 km. It takes approximately 5h 2m to drive from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Ourense.

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Ryanair and Iberia offer flights from Madrid Airport to Santiago de Compostela Airport.

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There are 164+ hotels available in Ourense. Prices start at $43 USD per night.

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