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There are 9 ways to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro by bus, train, night train, car, plane or towncar

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Bus  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Aveiro 745

€28 - €36

8 alternative options

Bus via Madrid  •  10h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Aveiro

€42 - €62

Train  •  11h 14m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Vigo Urzaiz Alv
  2. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Porto - Campanha Ic
  3. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Aveiro Ic / ...

€59 - €82

Train, night train  •  11h 14m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Principe Pio to Salamanca
  2. Take the night train from Salamanca to Coimbra
  3. Take the train from Coimbra-B to Aveiro Re / ...

€46 - €64

Drive  •  5h 1m

  1. Drive from Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro 520.1 km

€60 - €90

Fly to Porto, towncar  •  5h 17m

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

€101 - €210

Fly to Vigo, train  •  8h 12m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Vigo (VGO) MAD - VGO
  2. Take the train from Vigo Guixar to Porto - Campanha
  3. Take the train from Porto - Campanha to Aveiro

€54 - €165

Fly to Lisbon, train  •  6h 52m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Lisbon (LIS) MAD - LIS
  2. Take the train from Lisboa - Oriente to Aveiro

€49 - €133

Train, bus, towncar  •  9h 18m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Zamora Alv / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zamora to Bragança 786
  3. Take a town car from Bragança to Porto Airport
  4. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Aveiro

€311 - €472

Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro by walk and bus

The journey time between Madrid Atocha Station and Aveiro is around 7h 42m and covers a distance of around 543 km. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 38m. Operated by Empresa Municipal de Transportes and FlixBus, the Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro service departs from Madrid Atocha Station and arrives in Aveiro . Typically four services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 42m
Fastest journey time:
7h 38m
Journey distance:
543 km
Services per week:
4
Cheapest price:
€28
Carbon emissions:
67 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:33
Last service departs at:
09:47

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro walk and bus schedules

Spain → Portugal
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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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Conditions of entry into Portugal from Spain

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 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
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, India, Nepal and South Africa
  • Entry is allowed only for essential reasons
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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
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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

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

The social distance requirement in Aveiro 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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The cost-effective way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro is to bus, which costs €27 - €40 and takes 8h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro is to drive which costs €60 - €90 and takes 5h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro. However, there are services departing from Estación De Atocha and arriving at Aveiro via Madrid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro. However, there are services departing from Atocha and arriving at Aveiro via Madrid-Chamartin, Vigo Guixar and Porto - Campanha. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 14m.

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The distance between Madrid Atocha Station and Aveiro is 419 km. The road distance is 520.1 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro without a car is to bus which takes 8h 38m and costs €27 - €40.

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It takes approximately 8h 38m to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro, including transfers.

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Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Madrid station.

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Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro train services, operated by Renfe Viajeros, depart from Madrid-Chamartin station.

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The best way to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro is to bus which takes 8h 38m and costs €27 - €40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €55 - €85 and takes 11h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro.
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  • Distance: 419.4 km
  • Duration: 8h 38m

What companies run services between Madrid Atocha Station, Spain and Aveiro, Portugal?

FlixBus operates a bus from Madrid to Aveiro 4 times a week. Tickets cost €26 - €35 and the journey takes 7h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro via Atocha, Chamartin, Madrid-Chamartin, Vigo Urzaiz, Vigo Guixar, and Porto - Campanha in around 11h 14m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €140
Flights from Madrid to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €210
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €150
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €150
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€27 - €180
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€23 - €85
Flights from Madrid to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €160
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€24 - €90
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€12 - €75
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€27 - €100
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Vigo Urzaiz
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Vigo Guixar to Porto - Campanha
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Madrid-Principe Pio to Salamanca
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €22
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Zamora
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €22
Website
Renfe Viajeros
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 Porto - Campanha to Aveiro
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€4 - €7
Night train from Salamanca to Coimbra
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€24 - €35
Train from Coimbra-B to Aveiro
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€4 - €6
Train from Lisboa - Oriente to Aveiro
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
€19 - €27
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Zamora
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€23 - €55
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€23 - €30
Promo+
€29 - €31
Flexible
€40 - €55
Bus operators
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid to Aveiro
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€26 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zamora to Bragança
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid to Aveiro
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
alsa.com
Iberocoach
Phone
(+351) 253 267 730
Website
iberocoach.com
Bus from Zamora to Bragança
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
iberocoach.com
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Porto Airport to Aveiro
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€80 - €100
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VMTransfers
Towncar from Bragança to Porto Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€200 - €240
More information at
VMTransfers

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

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Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Aveiro station.

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Aveiro is 1h behind Madrid Atocha Station. It is currently 5:38 PM in Madrid Atocha Station and 4:38 PM in Aveiro.

Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, arrive at Aveiro station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro is 520 km. It takes approximately 5h 1m to drive from Madrid Atocha Station to Aveiro.

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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 50+ hotels available in Aveiro. Prices start at €75 per night.

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