There are 8 ways to get from Vilamoura to Madrid by bus, train, ferry, car, plane or night bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Faro to Sevilla Santa Justa
  2. Take the train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...

$85 - $148

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Bus  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Faro to Merida Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Mérida to Madrid Auto Res

$46 - $78

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Bus, train via Cordoba Central  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Loule to Huelva
  2. Take the train from Huelva-Termino to Cordoba Central A
  3. Take the train from Cordoba Central to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...

$98 - $143

Bus, ferry  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Vilamoura to Vila Real S. Antonio Bus Terminal
  2. Take the ferry from Vila Real de Santo António to Ayamonte
  3. Take the bus from Ayamonte to Madrid

$47 - $71

Drive  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Vilamoura to Madrid 456.9 miles

$100 - $150

Bus to Faro, fly  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Vilamoura to Faro
  2. Fly from Faro (FAO) to Madrid (MAD) FAO - MAD

$62 - $274

Night bus to Sevilla, fly  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the night bus from Faro, Faro to Seville, Seville - Armas
  2. Fly from Sevilla (SVQ) to Madrid (MAD) SVQ - MAD

$52 - $257

Train to Lisbon, fly  •  9 h 4 min

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

$63 - $209

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No, there is no direct bus from Vilamoura to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Vilamoura and arriving at Madrid via Faro and Mérida. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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The distance between Vilamoura and Madrid is 532 km. The road distance is 731.1 km.

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The best way to get from Vilamoura to Madrid without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 5 min to get from Vilamoura to Madrid, including transfers.

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Vilamoura to Madrid bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Faro station.

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

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

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Madrid is 1 h ahead of Vilamoura. It is currently 11:49 AM in Vilamoura and 12:49 PM in Madrid.

Yes, the driving distance between Vilamoura to Madrid is 731 km. It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to drive from Vilamoura to Madrid.

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

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Map of how to get from Vilamoura to Madrid.
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  • Distance: 332.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 5 min

What companies run services between Vilamoura, Portugal and Madrid, Spain?

You can take a bus from Vilamoura to Madrid via Faro, Merida, and Mérida in around 11 h.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Faro to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $700
Flights from Sevilla to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
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 Faro to Madrid via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $460
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
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Sevilla Santa Justa to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
renfe.com
Train from Cordoba Central to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
renfe.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Huelva-Termino to Cordoba Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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 Faro(P) to Lisboa Oriente
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Bus operators
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Faro to Sevilla Santa Justa
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Schedules at
internorte.pt
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 so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with 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 Loule to Huelva
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
alsa.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Faro to Merida
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Avanza Grupo
Phone
+34 (0) 91 272 28 32
Email
informacion@avanzabus.com
Website
avanzabus.com
Bus from Mérida to Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Schedules at
avanzabus.com
Auto Res Normal
$33
Auto Res Express
$48
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Vilamoura to Vila Real S. Antonio Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Vilamoura to Faro
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
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rede-expressos.pt
Socibus
Website
socibus.es
Bus from Ayamonte to Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
socibus.es
Book at
compra.socibus.es
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 Faro, Faro to Seville, Seville - Armas
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
VRSA Transportes
Phone
281 510 000
Email
geral@cm-vrsa.pt
Website
cm-vrsa.pt
Ferry from Vila Real de Santo António to Ayamonte
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cms.cm-vrsa.pt.vf-host.com

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