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There are 12 ways to get from Spain to Portugal by plane, train, bus, night bus, night train, rideshare or car

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

Fly Sevilla to Lisbon  •  3h 47m

  1. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Lisbon (LIS) SVQ - LIS

$69 - $311

Cheapest option

Fly Madrid to Porto, Metro  •  4h 10m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Porto (OPO) MAD - OPO
  2. Take the Metro from Senhora da Hora to Matosinhos Sul

$26 - $149

10 alternative options

Fly Madrid to Lisbon  •  4h 6m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Lisbon (LIS) MAD - LIS

$40 - $162

Fly Malaga to Lisbon  •  4h 9m

  1. Fly from Malaga (AGP) to Lisbon (LIS) AGP - LIS

$64 - $259

Fly Valencia to Lisbon  •  4h 18m

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Lisbon (LIS) VLC - LIS

$64 - $240

Bus  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Lisbon Airport

$49 - $64

Train, bus  •  9h 41m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Navalmoral de la Mata Tlg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Navalmoral de la Mata to Lisboa Auto Res

$57 - $90

Train  •  12h 14m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Badajoz Tlg / ...
  2. Take the train from Badajoz to Entroncamento R
  3. Take the train from Entroncamento to Lisboa Santa Apolonia R / ...

$73 - $114

Night bus  •  10h 9m

  1. Take the night bus from Madrid to Lisbon, Lisbon N794

$42 - $69

Trenhotel  •  12h 6m

  1. Take the Trenhotel from Madrid Chamartín Station to Lisboa Santa Apolonia Lusitania / ...

$97 - $122

Rideshare  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the rideshare from Madrid to Lisbon 390.4 miles

$30 - $55

Drive  •  5h 57m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Lisbon 392.1 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Spain to Portugal is to rideshare which costs 28€ - 50€ and takes 6h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Spain to Portugal is to fly which costs 55€ - 270€ and takes 3h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Spain to Portugal. However, there are services departing from Neptuno and arriving at Rua Da Palma via Madrid Estacion Sur and Aeroporto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 35m.

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The distance between Spain and Portugal is 331 km. The road distance is 627.4 km.

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The best way to get from Spain to Portugal without a car is to bus which takes 9h 35m and costs 40€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 3h 47m to get from Spain to Portugal, including transfers.

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Spain to Portugal bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, depart from Madrid Estacion Sur station.

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The best way to get from Spain to Portugal is to fly which takes 3h 47m and costs 55€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 9h 35m, you could also train, which costs 60€ - 100€ and takes 12h 14m.

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The quickest flight from Sevilla Airport to Lisbon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Spain to Portugal bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Lisbon Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Spain to Portugal.
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  • Distance: 206.8 miles
  • Duration: 3h 47m

What companies run services between Spain and Portugal?

TAP Portugal flies from Seville to Lisbon 3 times a day. Alternatively, Rede Expressos operates a bus from Madrid to Lisbon twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 8h.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Sevilla to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon via Porto
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Madrid to Porto via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Malaga to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Malaga to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Malaga to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Valencia to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Porto
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Train operators
Metro do Porto
Phone
+351 22 508 1000
Email
metro@metro-porto.pt
Website
metrodoporto.pt
Train from Senhora da Hora to Matosinhos Sul
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
metrodoporto.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 Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Navalmoral de la Mata
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Atocha Cercanías to Badajoz
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
renfe.com
Train from Badajoz to Entroncamento
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $26
Website
renfe.com
Night train from Madrid Chamartín Station to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
10h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Website
renfe.com
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 Entroncamento to Lisboa Santa Apolonia
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$10 - $16
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Lisbon Airport
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Avanza Grupo
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Madrid to Lisbon, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Madrid to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Book at
blablacar.es

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Yes, the driving distance between Spain to Portugal is 627 km. It takes approximately 5h 57m to drive from Spain to Portugal.

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TAP Portugal offers flights from Sevilla Airport to Lisbon Airport.

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There are 73+ hotels available in Portugal. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Spain and Portugal. 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 Spain to Sevilla Airport is to shuttle which takes 15m and costs 1€ - 4€.

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