There are 7 ways to get from Portalegre to Madrid Airport (MAD) by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus to Badajoz, fly  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Portalegre to Elvas
  2. Fly from Badajoz (BJZ) to Madrid (MAD) BJZ - MAD

$69 - $174

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Bus Avanza Grupo  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Portalegre to Elvas 8061
  2. Take the bus from Elvas to Madrid Auto Res

$37 - $56

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Bus to Lisbon, fly  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Portalegre to Lisboa
  2. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Madrid (MAD) LIS - MAD

$49 - $175

Train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Portalegre to Badajoz R
  2. Take the train from Badajoz to Madrid-Chamartin Tlg

$72 - $96

Bus, train  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Portalegre to Elvas
  2. Take the bus from Elvas to Navalmoral de la Mata
  3. Take the train from Navalmoral de la Mata to Madrid-Atocha Cercanías Tlg / ...

$50 - $77

Bus InterNorte  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Portalegre to Estremoz 84 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Estremoz to Madrid Avenida de América

$69 - $104

Drive  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Portalegre to Madrid Airport (MAD) 282.8 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Portalegre to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 7 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portalegre to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to bus and fly which costs 55€ - 150€ and takes 3 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portalegre to Madrid Airport (MAD). However, there are services departing from Portalegre and arriving at Madrid - Barajas Airport T4 via Estremoz and Madrid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 13 min.

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The distance between Portalegre and Madrid Airport (MAD) is 353 km. The road distance is 452.5 km.

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The best way to get from Portalegre to Madrid Airport (MAD) without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 54 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Portalegre to Madrid Airport (MAD), including transfers.

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Portalegre to Madrid Airport (MAD) bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Portalegre station.

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The best way to get from Portalegre to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to bus which takes 7 h 54 min and costs 30€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 60€ - 85€ and takes 8 h 16 min.

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

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Portalegre to Madrid Airport (MAD) bus services, operated by InterNorte, arrive at Madrid Avenida de América station.

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Madrid Airport (MAD) is 1 h ahead of Portalegre. It is currently 7:32 AM in Portalegre and 8:32 AM in Madrid Airport (MAD).

Yes, the driving distance between Portalegre to Madrid Airport (MAD) is 453 km. It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to drive from Portalegre to Madrid Airport (MAD).

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  • Distance: 220.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

What companies run services between Portalegre, Portugal and Madrid Airport (MAD), Spain?

You can take a bus from Portalegre to Madrid Airport (MAD) via Elvas, Madrid, and Méndez Álvaro in around 7 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Portalegre to Madrid Airport (MAD) via Portalegre, Badajoz, Madrid-Chamartin, and Chamartín in around 8 h 16 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Badajoz to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Madrid via Porto
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional 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 train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Portalegre to Badajoz
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
cp.pt
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 Badajoz to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Train from Navalmoral de la Mata to Madrid-Atocha Cercanías
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Rodoviaria do Alentejo
Phone
266 738 120
Email
geral@rodalentejo.pt
Website
rodalentejo.pt
Bus from Portalegre to Elvas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
rodalentejo.pt
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Portalegre to Lisboa
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Portalegre to Estremoz
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Avanza Grupo
Phone
+34 (0) 91 272 28 32
Email
informacion@avanzabus.com
Website
avanzabus.com
Bus from Elvas to Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
avanzabus.com
Bus from Elvas to Navalmoral de la Mata
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
avanzabus.com
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Estremoz to Madrid Avenida de América
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
internorte.pt

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