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There are 10 ways to get from Madrid to Porto de Lagos by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  8h 39m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Sevilla-Santa Justa Ave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Portimao

55€ - 127€

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Bus  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid, Estacion Sur to Sevilla Madrid / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Portimao

48€ - 66€

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Train, bus via Faro  •  10h 41m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Sevilla-Santa Justa Ave / ...
  2. Take the bus from Seville Santa Justa Railway St. to Faro
  3. Take the train from Faro to Portimao Re

50€ - 125€

Bus, train  •  15h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid, Madrid to Lisbon, Lisbon N793 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lisboa - Oriente to Messines-Alte Ic

55€ - 73€

Drive  •  7h 15m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Porto de Lagos 775.6 km

90€ - 140€

Fly to Faro, train  •  8h 39m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Faro (FAO) MAD - FAO
  2. Take the train from Faro to Portimao

50€ - 167€

Fly to Sevilla, bus  •  9h 4m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Sevilla (SVQ) MAD - SVQ
  2. Take the bus from Seville to Portimao

56€ - 377€

Fly to Jerez, bus  •  11h 28m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Jerez (XRY) MAD - XRY
  2. Take the bus from Jerez De La Frontera to Albufeira

71€ - 320€

Fly to Lisbon, train  •  11h 46m

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

50€ - 256€

Fly to Badajoz, bus  •  12h 8m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Badajoz (BJZ) MAD - BJZ
  2. Take the bus from Badajoz to Evora, Evora
  3. Take the bus from Evora to Portimao

92€ - 276€

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Porto de Lagos is to bus which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 12h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Porto de Lagos is to drive which costs 90€ - 140€ and takes 7h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Porto de Lagos. However, there are services departing from Madrid, Estacion Sur and arriving at Porto de Lagos via Seville and Portimão. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 15m.

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The distance between Madrid and Porto de Lagos is 550 km. The road distance is 775.6 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Porto de Lagos without a car is to train and bus which takes 8h 39m and costs 55€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 8h 39m to get from Madrid to Porto de Lagos, including transfers.

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Madrid to Porto de Lagos bus services, operated by Socibus, depart from Madrid, Estacion Sur station.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Faro Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Madrid to Porto de Lagos bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Portimao station.

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Porto de Lagos is 1h behind Madrid. It is currently 10:30 PM in Madrid and 9:30 PM in Porto de Lagos.

Map of how to get from Madrid to Porto de Lagos.
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  • Distance: 550.2 km
  • Duration: 8h 39m

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Porto de Lagos, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Madrid to Porto de Lagos via Sevilla, Seville, Portimao, and Portimão in around 12h 15m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Faro
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
45€ - 330€
Flights from Madrid to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 280€
Flights from Madrid to Jerez
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 320€
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
24€ - 170€
Flights from Madrid to Badajoz
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 210€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 150€
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 170€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Sevilla
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 300€
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
19€ - 140€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
22€ - 95€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Madrid to Faro
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 230€
Train operators
Renfe AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Renfe AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Sevilla-Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 95€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
45€ - 65€
Promo+
54€ - 58€
Flexible
70€ - 95€
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
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Sevilla-Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
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 Faro to Portimao
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
4€ - 7€
Train from Lisboa - Oriente to Messines-Alte
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
18€ - 25€
Train from Lisboa - Oriente to Tunes
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
19€ - 27€
Bus operators
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 Seville to Portimao
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Badajoz to Evora
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
alsa.com
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
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Seville Santa Justa Railway St. to Faro
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 22€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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Bus from Jerez De La Frontera to Albufeira
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 60€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Badajoz to Evora Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Evora to Portimao
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Madrid, Madrid to Lisbon, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Badajoz to Evora, Evora
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Porto de Lagos is 776 km. It takes approximately 7h 15m to drive from Madrid to Porto de Lagos.

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Iberia, Volotea and TAP Portugal offer flights from Madrid Airport to Faro Airport.

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There are 4408+ hotels available in Porto de Lagos. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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