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There are 5 ways to get from Madrid to Ribeiro dos Canais by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  8h 33m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias to Caceres Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Caceres to Montemor O Novo

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Fly to Lisbon, train, bus  •  9h 16m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Lisbon (LIS) MAD - LIS
  2. Take the train from Entrecampos to Setúbal
  3. Take the bus from Setúbal to Alcácer do Sal

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Bus  •  11h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Setubal Auto Res
  2. Take the bus from Setúbal to Alcácer do Sal 8943 / ...

Drive  •  5h 27m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Ribeiro dos Canais 562.7 km

Fly to Badajoz, bus  •  6h 22m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Badajoz (BJZ) MAD - BJZ
  2. Take the bus from Badajoz to Montemor O Novo
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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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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Portugal from Spain

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Portugal: Azores, Madeira
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in Portugal

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Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Spain

The official advice is to delay international travel until fully vaccinated

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Portugal from Spain.

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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

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ribeiro dos Canais is 808 24 24 24.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ribeiro dos Canais is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Ribeiro dos Canais 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, returning to Spain from Portugal is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 27 Jun 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Ribeiro dos Canais is to train and bus which costs €65 - €90 and takes 8h 33m.

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The fastest way to get from Madrid to Ribeiro dos Canais is to drive which takes 5h 27m and costs €75 - €110.

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No, there is no direct bus from Madrid to Ribeiro dos Canais. However, there are services departing from Madrid and arriving at Santa Susana via Setúbal and Alcácer do Sal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 17m.

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The distance between Madrid and Ribeiro dos Canais is 459 km. The road distance is 562.7 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Ribeiro dos Canais without a car is to train and bus which takes 8h 33m and costs €65 - €90.

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It takes approximately 8h 33m to get from Madrid to Ribeiro dos Canais, including transfers.

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Madrid to Ribeiro dos Canais bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, depart from Madrid station.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Badajoz Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Madrid to Ribeiro dos Canais bus services, operated by Rodoviaria do Alentejo, arrive at Alcácer do Sal station.

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Ribeiro dos Canais is 1h behind Madrid. It is currently 9:24 PM in Madrid and 8:24 PM in Ribeiro dos Canais.

Map of how to get from Madrid to Ribeiro dos Canais.
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  • Distance: 458.8 km
  • Duration: 8h 33m

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Ribeiro dos Canais, Portugal?

You can take a bus from Madrid to Ribeiro dos Canais via Setúbal and Alcácer do Sal in around 11h 17m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Badajoz
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €220
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €290
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€27 - €360
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€25 - €200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€30 - €160
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
+34 91 232 03 20
Email
comunicacion@renfe.es
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanias to Caceres
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€22 - €28
Website
Renfe Viajeros
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
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Caceres to Montemor O Novo
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Badajoz to Montemor O Novo
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €18
Website
alsa.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Ribeiro dos Canais is 563 km. It takes approximately 5h 27m to drive from Madrid to Ribeiro dos Canais.

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Iberia offers flights from Madrid Airport to Badajoz Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Ribeiro dos Canais. Prices start at €87 per night.

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