There are 10 ways to get from Madrid to Ourense by train, bus, night train, rideshare, car, plane or taxi

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

Train via Madrid-Chamartin  •  5 h 35 min

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

$56 - $77

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Madrid to Orense 313.9 miles

$30

8 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Orense-Empalme A

$55 - $75

Bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Ourense Auto Res

$35 - $55

Trenhotel, bus  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the Trenhotel from Madrid-Chamartin to A Rúa-Petín Atlantico
  2. Take the bus from La Rua to Orense Ouibus

$76 - $98

Drive  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Ourense 313.2 miles

$55 - $90

Fly to Santiago de Compostela, train  •  4 h 21 min

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

$38 - $148

Fly to A Coruna, train  •  4 h 46 min

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

$66 - $224

Fly to Porto, taxi  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Porto (OPO) MAD - OPO
  2. Take the taxi from Porto Airport to Ourense

$280 - $400

Fly to Vigo, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Vigo (VGO) MAD - VGO
  2. Take the train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela
  3. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Orense-Empalme

$60 - $246

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Ourense, Spain?

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Madrid to Ourense every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min. Alternatively, Avanza Grupo operates a bus from Madrid to Ourense 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 6 h 50 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Madrid to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Madrid to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
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
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Madrid to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Madrid-Chamartin to A Rúa-Petín
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
renfe.com
Train from A Coruna to Orense-Empalme
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
renfe.com
Train from Vigo Urzaiz to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from La Rua to Orense
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Madrid to Orense
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30
Book at
blablacar.es
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Taxi from Porto Airport to Ourense
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$257
Schedules at
vmtransfers.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Madrid and Ourense is 408 km. The road distance is 501 km.

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Ourense is to rideshare which costs 25€ and takes 5 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Madrid to Ourense is to fly and train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs 30€ - 130€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Orense-Empalme. Services depart twice a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Ourense. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Madrid to Ourense, including transfers.