There are 7 ways to get from Madrid to Vigo by plane, train, bus, rideshare or car

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Fly to Vigo  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Vigo (VGO) MAD - VGO

$37 - $203

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Rideshare  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Madrid to Vigo 370.8 miles

$35

5 alternative options

Fly to Santiago de Compostela, train  •  4 h 44 min

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

$38 - $149

Fly to A Coruna, train  •  5 h 2 min

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

$66 - $224

Train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Chamartin to Vigo-Guixar A

$71 - $92

Bus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Vigo Auto Res

$40 - $60

Drive  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Vigo 369.8 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Vigo. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Vigo. However, there are services departing from Madrid Sol and arriving at Vigo-Guixar via Madrid-Chamartin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 18 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Vigo is 465 km. The road distance is 591.6 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Vigo without a car is to train which takes 7 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Madrid to Vigo, including transfers.

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Madrid to Vigo bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, depart from Madrid station.

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Madrid to Vigo train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Madrid-Chamartin station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Vigo is to fly which takes 3 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 18 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 8 h 50 min.

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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 to Vigo bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, arrive at Vigo station.

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  • Distance: 290.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

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

Air Europa and Iberia fly from Madrid to Vigo every 4 hours. Alternatively, Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Madrid to Vigo twice daily. Tickets cost $70 - $90 and the journey takes 6 h 8 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 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 Santiago de Compostela via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Flights from Madrid to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 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 A Coruna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Santiago de Compostela
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $160
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Vigo Urzaiz
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Train from A Coruna to Vigo Urzaiz
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Chamartin to Vigo-Guixar
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Madrid to Vigo
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35
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blablacar.es

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Madrid to Vigo train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Vigo-Guixar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Vigo is 592 km. It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to drive from Madrid to Vigo.

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

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Book your Madrid to Vigo bus tickets online with Busbud.

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There are 768+ hotels available in Vigo. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Madrid and Vigo. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Madrid Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs .

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