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There are 9 ways to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra by plane, train, shuttle, bus 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 to Vigo, train  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Vigo (VGO) MAD - VGO
  2. Take the train from Vigo Urzaiz to Pontevedra

$39 - $205

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Fly to Santiago de Compostela, train  •  3 h 6 min

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

$33 - $140

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Fly to Porto, shuttle  •  4 h 25 min

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

$218 - $330

Fly to A Coruna, train  •  3 h 24 min

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

$64 - $215

Train via Santiago de Compostela  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Santiago de Compostela A
  2. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Pontevedra Ir

$75 - $105

Train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Pontevedra A

$72 - $92

Bus MonBus  •  10 h 5 min

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

$50 - $109

Bus Avanza Grupo  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Pontevedra Auto Res

$44 - $68

Drive  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra 392.3 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra is to bus which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra is to fly and train which costs 30€ - 180€ and takes 2 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra. However, there are services departing from Madrid - Barajas Airport T4 and arriving at Pontevedra via Benavente. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra. However, there are services departing from Madrid Airport and arriving at Pontevedra via Madrid-Chamartin and Santiago de Compostela. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 48 min.

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The distance between Madrid Airport (MAD) and Pontevedra is 473 km. The road distance is 627.7 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra without a car is to train which takes 7 h 48 min and costs 65€ - 95€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra, including transfers.

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

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra 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 Pontevedra is to train which takes 7 h 48 min and costs 65€ - 95€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 95€ and takes 10 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra.
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  • Distance: 295.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

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

You can take a train from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra via Chamartín, Madrid-Chamartin, and Santiago de Compostela in around 7 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra via Benavente in around 10 h 5 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Madrid to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Madrid to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Madrid to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $160
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
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 Vigo Urzaiz to Pontevedra
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Pontevedra
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
renfe.com
Train from A Coruna to Pontevedra
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Pontevedra
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Shuttle from Porto Airport to Pontevedra
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$196
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com
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 Madrid - Barajas Airport T4 to Benavente
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
alsa.com
MonBus
Phone
+34 982 29 29 00
Website
monbus.es
Bus from Benavente to Pontevedra
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
monbus.es
Autocares Lázara
Phone
+34 (0) 902 23 95 79
Email
info@rutasvigo.com
Website
autocareslazara.com
Bus from Benavente to Pontevedra
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Schedules at
autocareslazara.com
Avanza Grupo

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Vigo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, arrive at Pontevedra station.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Pontevedra station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra is 628 km. It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to drive from Madrid Airport (MAD) to Pontevedra.

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Air Europa and Iberia offer flights from Madrid Airport to Vigo Airport.

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There are 922+ hotels available in Pontevedra. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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